The fame of heroes owes little to the extent of their conquests and all to the success of the tributes paid to them.
Our purpose in Vietnam is to prevent the success of aggression. It is not conquest it is not empire it is not foreign bases it is not domination. It is simply put just to prevent the forceful conquest of South Vietnam by North Vietnam.
Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion of religion or of race.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
A peace is of the nature of a conquest for then both parties nobly are subdued and neither party loser.
Love the quest marriage the conquest divorce the inquest.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner.
Conquest is not in our principles. It is inconsistent with our government.
Language is the armory of the human mind and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty and there is nothing more to fear from them then he is always stirring up some war or other in order that the people may require a leader.
The principal end both of my father and of myself in the conquest of India... has been the propagation of the holy Catholic faith.
Living in dreams of yesterday we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible future conquests.
A great city whose image dwells in the memory of man is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world Art.
Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature but in truth a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature placed alongside thereof for its conquest.
Childbirth is more admirable than conquest more amazing than self-defense and as courageous as either one.