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If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.
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
The future condition of the conquered power depends on the will of the conquerer.
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.
The only safety for the conquered is to expect no safety.
The real enemy can always be met and conquered, or won over. Real antagonism is based on love, a love which has not recognized itself.
I will be conquered; I will not capitulate.
We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world.
My journey continues, because I've, you know, conquered a lot. And I know how to conquer the rest.
Mary J. Blige
Any time you think you have the game conquered, the game will turn around and punch you right in the nose.
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.
The rare case where the conquered is very satisfied with the conqueror.
Christianity has not conquered nationalism; the opposite has been the case nationalism has made Christianity its footstool.
He who has conquered doubt and fear has conquered failure.
James Lane Allen
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.
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.
I saw hell. The hospital had divided and conquered pretty successfully.
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
The sword conquered for a while, but the spirit conquers for ever!
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
Along with racial equality and the late bloom of women's rights, future generations will have to explain how, in the past, gays were misunderstood and publicly humiliated for loving each other, and, eventually, how they stood together and conquered stupidity and hypocritical hatred, and fought their way out of marginalization.
iO Tillett Wright
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.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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