Empire Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old empire quotes, empire sayings, and empire proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
An empire founded by war has to maintain itself by war.
To give pain is the tyranny; to make happy, the true empire of beauty.
Look to the past and remember no empire rises that sooner or later won't fall.
The most fundamental purpose of government is defense, not empire.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
A man does not automatically become a public figure because he happens to build an empire out of chicken fat.
James Pinckney Miller
Fate of empires depends on the education of youth.
In the eyes of empire builders men are not men but instruments.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
The difference between a republic and an empire is the loyalty of one's army
To plunder, to slaughter, to steal, these things they misname empire; and where they make a wilderness, they call it peace.
Terrorism is the price of empire. If we do not wish to pay it, we must give up the empire.
But though empires, like all the other works of men, have all hitherto proved mortal, yet every empire aims at immortality.
Loves are like empires: when the idea they are founded on crumbles, they, too, fade away.
Kings fight for empires, madmen for applause.
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
Sir Winston Churchill
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you can foresee the future too.
I have lived, Sir, a long time, and the longer I live, the more convincing proofs I see of this truth - that god governs in the affairs of men. And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without his notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without his aid?
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose.
Truth is treason in the empire of lies.
Information is the mortar that both builds and destroys empires.
My mind to me an empire is.
All empire is no more than power in trust.
Makers of empire, they have fought for bigger things than crowns and higher seats than thrones.
Empires built on force will always be destroyed. Those built on trust in Christ will remain.
Joseph R. Sizoo
Empires do not suffer emptiness of purpose at the time of their creation. It is when they have become established that aims are lost and replaced by vague ritual.
Colors fade, temples crumble, empires fall, but wise words endure.
Skepticism has never founded empires, established principals, or changed the world's heart. The great doers in history have always been people of faith.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin