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Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
He that is taken and put into prison or chains is not conquered, though overcome; for he is still an enemy.
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.
It's also true, however, that having conquered the regional writer ghetto, I am now intent on conquering the nationalist writer ghetto and moving out into the world more.
My honour was not yielded, but conquered merely.
Colonialism subdues in many dulcet guises. It conquered under the pretext of spreading Christianity, civilization, law and order, to make the world safe for democracy.
F. Sionil Jose
We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.
Art and nature shall always be wrestling until they eventually conquer one another so that the victory is the same stroke and line: that which is conquered, conquers at the same time.
Maria Sibylla Merian
I knew I'd conquered America when Mike Tyson told me I was one mean lady.
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.
I will be conquered; I will not capitulate.
The only safety for the conquered is to expect no safety.
Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world.
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
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.
Any time you think you have the game conquered, the game will turn around and punch you right in the nose.
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.
No beast has ever conquered the earth; and the natural world has never been conquered by muscular force.
Liberty Hyde Bailey
I came, I saw, God conquered.
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
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.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.
Alfred A. Montapert
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