quote by Alexander The Great

My logisticians are a humorless lot ... they know if my campaign fails, they are the first ones I will slay.

— Alexander The Great

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In those early centuries of Christianity, Christianity did not go into the world apologizing. It went to slay the powers of darkness and undo the works of the devil, and it lived in holy triumph.

Face the giants in your life, slay them, and move on.

Do not be daunted by the mistakes and failures in your life.

A sword by itself does not slay; it is merely the weapon used by the slayer.

The great tragedy of science -- the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.

The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.

Man's greatest joy is to slay his enemy, plunder his riches, ride his steeds, see the tears of his loved ones and embrace his women

I want to be a healer, and love all things that grow and are not barren.

I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow. I see how peoples are set against one another, and in silence, unknowingly, foolishly, obediently, innocently slay one another.

Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.

Just as God gave Moses exactly what he needed to accomplish great things, he will equip us in the same way. If he calls us to slay giants, he will make us into giant slayers.

I do not understand a mind which sees a gracious beneficence in spending money to slay and maim human beings in almost unimaginable numbers and deprecates the expenditure of a smaller sum to patch up the ills of mankind.

As I and the rest of my Pittsburgh Steelers teammates prepared that week in late December 1974, we knew one thing: The road to the Super Bowl in the AFC went through Oakland. To achieve your dreams as a team, you had to slay the Oakland Raiders. They were the barometer of what it took to be a championship team.

God give me strength to face a fact though it slay me.

Anyone can slay a dragon, he told me, but try waking up every morning and loving the world all over again. That's what takes a real hero.

I’ll keep it short and sweet - Family.

Religion. Friendship. These are the three demons you must slay if you wish to succeed in business.

Only with absolute fearlessness can we slay the dragons of mediocrity that invade our gardens.

This is something that, as artists, we constantly deal with-throwing away the past, slaying the father, and creating the new. This desire to throw away the old rules.

Every movement that slays its gods creates new ones, of course.

I loathe talk of the sixties and seventies being a 'Greatest Generation' of artists, but if we're going to use such idiotic appellations, let this one also be applied to the artists, curators, and gallerists who emerged in the first half of the nineties.

Life is too short to occupy oneself with the slaying of the slain more than once.

Only with absolute fearlessness can we slay the dragons of mediocrity that invade our gardens.

The star player must slay his ego and learn teamwork and communication skills before he can achieve the ultimate in sport

Take it from a guy: If you're in love with somebody, you will swim the stream, you will climb the mountain, you will slay the dragon. You're going to get to her somehow, some way.

Stress is an important dragon to slay - or at least tame - in your life.

Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.

Wealthy the spirit that knows its own flight.

Stealthy the hunter who slays his own fright. Blessed the traveler who journeys the length of the light

Men do not accept their prophets and slay them, but they love their martyrs and worship those whom they have tortured to death.

It was beyond embarrassing or humiliating or even mortifying. It was ego-slaying!

Until we have met the monsters in ourselves, we keep trying to slay them in the outer world. And we find that we cannot. For all darkness in the world stems from darkness in the heart. And it is there that we must do our work.

It’s all fun and games until someone loses a testicle. —T-SHIRT

I stand in Minas Anor, the Tower of the Sun;

and behold! the Shadow has departed! I will be a Shieldmaiden no longer, nor vie with the great Riders, nor take joy only in the songs of slaying. I will be a healer, and love all things that grow and are not barren.

It is possible that mankind is on the threshold of a golden age;

but, if so, it will be necessary first to slay the dragon that guards the door, and this dragon is religion.

Resistance in my experience always kicks in when you're trying to move from a lower level to a higher level or to identify with a braver part of yourself or your higher nature. So it's that negative repelling force. It's kind of the dragon that we have to slay every day if we're artists or entrepreneurs.

Slaying dragons, melting witches, and banishing demons is all fun and games until someone loses a sidekick—then it’s personal. The bad guy isn’t just the “bad guy” anymore, he’s the BAD GUY!

Now that you've reached everything, you must slay this illusion without slaying it - without becoming caught up in the illusion of slaying illusions.

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