quote by Khalid ibn al-Walid

Do not say that! How few are the Romans and how numerous are we ! 'An army's strength lies not in numbers of men but in Allah's help, and its weakness lies in being forsaken by Allah

— Khalid ibn al-Walid

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How can you and I really expect to glide naively through life, as if to say, 'Lord, give me experience, but not grief, not sorrow, not pain, not opposition, not betrayal, and certainly not to be forsaken. Keep from me, Lord, all those experiences which made Thee what Thou art! Then, let me come and dwell with Thee and fully share Thy joy!'

I am the way into the city of woe. I am the way to a forsaken people. I am the way into eternal sorrow. Sacred justice moved my architect. I was raised here by divine omnipotence, Primordial love and ultimate intellect. Only those elements time cannot wear Were made before me, and beyond time I stand. Abandon all hope ye who enter here.

I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.

All things on earth point home in old October;

sailors to sea, travellers to walls and fences, hunters to field and hollow and the long voice of the hounds, the lover to the love he has forsaken.


Toil on, son, and do not lose heart or hope.

Let nothing you dismay. You are not utterly forsaken. I, too, am here--here in the darkness waiting, here attentive, here approving of your labor and your dream.

Going to where the silence is. That is the responsibility of a journalist: giving a voice to those who have been forgotten, forsaken, and beaten down by the powerful.

The foundation of true holiness and true Christian worship is the doctrine of the gospel, what we are to believe. So when Christian doctrine is neglected, forsaken, or corrupted, true holiness and worship will also be neglected, forsaken, and corrupted.

Do not be deceived, Wormwood. Our cause is never more in danger than when a human, no longer desiring, but still intending, to do our Enemy's will, looks round upon a universe from which every trace of Him seems to have vanished, and asks why he has been forsaken, and still obeys.

As God did not at first choose you because you were high, He will not now forsake you because you are low.


The words emerge from her body without her realizing it, as if she were being visited by the memory of a language long forsaken.

In spite of everything I shall rise again: I will take up my pencil, which I have forsaken in my great discouragement, and I will go on with my drawing.

A thousand half-loves must be forsaken to take one whole heart home.

The principles of true hip-hop have been forsaken, It's all contractual and about money makin'.

Christ's own 'God-forsaken-ness' on the cross showed me where God is present where God had been present in those nights of deaths in the fire storms in Hamburg and where God would be present in my future whatever may come.


In the cross of Christ God is taking man dead-seriously so that he may open up for him the happy freedom of Easter. God takes upon himself the pain of negation and the God forsakenness of judgement to reconcile himself with his enemies and to give the godless fellowship with himself.

There are times when I feel that he has withdrawn from me, and I have often given him cause, but Easter is always the answer to My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me!

Sin forsaken is one of the best evidences of sin forgiven.

Death is as unexpected in his caprice as a courtesan in her disdain;

but death is truer – Death has never forsaken any man

And if I should live to be The last leaf upon the tree In the spring, Let them smile, as I do now, At the old forsaken bough Where I cling.


Pity is for the living, envy is for the dead.

Death, the refuge, the solace, the best and kindliest and most prized friend and benefactor of the erring, the forsaken, the old and weary and broken of heart.

No man can ever be secure until he has been forsaken by Fortune.

Easter is always the answer to "My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me!"

Home of lost causes, and forsaken beliefs, and unpopular names, and impossible loyalties!

The proud man is forsaken of God.


Any religious, philosophical or political idea that doesn't lead one towards love ought to be forsaken

We are reviled but we do not intend to speak evil in return.

We are in desperate straits but do not despair. We are persecuted but not forsaken. It’s easy to humiliate and crush people who are open, but when I am weak, then I am strong.

One by one, like leaves from a tree, / All my faiths have forsaken me.

To abstain from sin when one can no longer sin is to be forsaken by sin, not to forsake it.

I seem forsaken and alone, / I hear the lion roar;

/ And every door is shut but one, / And that is Mercy's door.


If you live for any joy on earth, you may be forsaken;

but, oh, live for Jesus, and he will never forsake you!

As men have often forsaken the plough and the anvil at the summons of war, let women now leave all that may be left of home for a great and earnest day of counsel. Let them meet first, as women, to bewail and commemorate the dead. Let them solemnly take counsel with each other as to the means whereby the great human family can live in peace.

I am corrupted to the bone with the beauty of this forsaken world.

Living day in and day out with guilt over sin that has not been properly confessed and forsaken expends a certain amount of emotional energy; it saps your emotional strength and causes you to become emotionally exhausted (i.e., depressed).

Ye flowers that drop, forsaken by the spring, Ye birds that, left by summer, cease to sing, Ye trees that fade, when Autumn heats remove, Say, is not absence death to those who love?

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