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We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
Here's the reality. The image of a white Jesus has been used to justify enslavement, conquest, colonialism, the genocide of indigenous peoples. There are literally millions of human beings whose lives have been snuffed out by people who conquered under the banner of a white god.
When General Allenby conquered Jerusalem during World War I, he was hailed in the American press as Richard the Lion-Hearted, who had at last won the Crusades and driven the pagans out of the Holy Land.
If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.
I knew I'd conquered America when Mike Tyson told me I was one mean lady.
Conquered, we conquer.
Conquered people tend to be witty.
Genghis Khan decreed religious tolerance for all of his conquered peoples. So I think he definitely would approve of our constitutional protections of freedom of religion. I think he would also approve of the way the U.S. has been able to attract talented people from all over the world.
The only safety for the conquered is to expect no safety.
I will be conquered; I will not capitulate.
Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world.
He that is taken and put into prison or chains is not conquered, though overcome; for he is still an enemy.
Any time you think you have the game conquered, the game will turn around and punch you right in the nose.
My top most priority is to deal with India's massive social and economic problems, so that chronic poverty, ignorance and disease can be conquered in a reasonably short period of time.
The rare case where the conquered is very satisfied with the conqueror.
He who has conquered doubt and fear has conquered failure.
James Lane Allen
I came, I saw, God conquered.
Christianity has not conquered nationalism; the opposite has been the case nationalism has made Christianity its footstool.
Traditional Chinese art looked at the Earth from a Confucian mountain top; Japanese art looked closely around screens; Italian Renaissance art surveyed conquered nature through the window or door-frame of a palace. For the Cro-Magnons, space is a metaphysical arena of continually intermittent appearances and disappearances.
Yes, young men, Italy owes to you an undertaking which has merited the applause of the universe. You have conquered and you will conquer still, because you are prepared for the tactics that decide the fate of battles.
While writing 'Half of a Yellow Sun,' I enjoyed playing with minor things: inventing a train station in a town that has none, placing towns closer to each other than they are, changing the chronology of conquered cities. Yet I did not play with the central events of that time.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Mighty cultures never - are almost never conquered. They crumble from within. And frankly, I think that a lot of Americans are acting like spoiled brats because everything isn't working out perfectly every time.
These are strange times. Reason, which once combatted faith and seemed to have conquered it, now has to look to faith to save it from dissolution.
I saw hell. The hospital had divided and conquered pretty successfully.
The sword conquered for a while, but the spirit conquers for ever!
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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