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The first persecution of the Church took place in the year 67, under Nero, the sixth emperor of Rome.


John Foxe


#emperor #first #persecution #place #rome

They do not depend upon mere legends and myths. They are not predicated on the false conception that the Emperor is divine and that the Japanese people are superior to other races.


Emperor Hirohito


#depend #divine #emperor #false #japanese

My fake Japanese was smooth enough to earn me the title of 'The Emperor of Pleasing Graciousness' in that country.


Wolfman Jack


#earn #emperor #enough #fake #japanese

Some years ago, I wrote a book called the Emperor's New Mind and that book was describing a point of view I had about consciousness and why it was not something that comes about from complicated calculations.


Roger Penrose


#ago #book #calculations #called #comes

The Germanic invasions destroyed neither the Mediterranean unity of the ancient world, nor what may be regarded as the truly essential features of the Roman culture as it still existed in the 5th century, at a time when there was no longer an Emperor in the West.


Henri Pirenne


#century #culture #destroyed #emperor #essential

Now it has become clear to me, that it cannot be wisdom to assert the truth of one faith over another. In our troubled world so full of contradictions, the wise person makes justice his guide and learns from all. Perhaps in this way the door may be opened again whose key has been lost." -- Emperor Akbar


Emperor Akbar


#faith #fatehpur-sikri #india #religion #universal

Chic, is first, when you don't have to prove you have money, either because you have a lot and it doesn't matter or because you don't have any and it doesn't matter. Chic is not aspirational. Chic is the most impossible thing to define. Luxury is a humorless thing, largely, and when humor happens in luxury it happens involuntarily. Chic is all about humor. Which means chic is about intelligence. And there has to be oddness-- most luxury is conformist, and chic cannot be. Chic must be polite and not incommode others, but within that it can be as weird as it wants.


Luca Turin


#parfum #perfume #humor

An artist, in my understanding of the word, should side with the people against the Emperor that oppresses his or her people.


Chinua Achebe


#artist #emperor #her #his #oppresses

One positive command he gave us: You shall love and honor your emperor. In every congregation a prayer must be said for the czar's health, or the chief of police would close the synagogue.


Mary Antin


#close #command #congregation #czar #emperor

I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.


Otto von Bismarck


#i #inspiring #nakedness #seen #sight






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