The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.
— Miguel de Cervantes

You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
Napoleon Bonaparte defied quote

When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.
— Robert Green Ingersoll

It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only by defying it that the brave escape.
— Voltaire

The entertainment industry is encouraging young people to defy and deceive their parents.
— defied quotation by Mike DeWine