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«Conquer a man who never gives by gifts; Subdue untruthful men by truthfulness; Vanquish an angry man by gentleness; And overcome the evil man by goodness»
«For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill.»
Author: Sun Tzu
, one hundred
, The Enemy
«Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.»
«And the ten horns out of this kingdom are ten kings that shall arise: and another shall rise after them; and he shall be diverse from the first, and he shall subdue three kings.»
«(For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ: / Whose end is destruction, whose God is their belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who mind earthly things.) / For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ: / Who shall change our vile body, that it may be fashioned like unto his glorious body, according to the working whereby he is able even to subdue all things unto himself.»
«And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.»
«Also I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will plant them, and they shall dwell in their place, and shall be moved no more; neither shall the children of wickedness waste them any more, as at the beginning, / And since the time that I commanded judges to be over my people Israel. Moreover I will subdue all thine enemies. Furthermore I tell thee that the LORD will build thee an house.»
«He shall subdue the people under us, and the nations under our feet.»
«As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly soften or subdue my other passions and resist or endure those of others.»
«Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue.»
Author: William Wordsworth
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