Padmanabha Swamy temple located inside the East Fort, this Vaishnava temple is very famous attracting devotees from all parts. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu sleeping on Anantha, the serpent King, this temple is a rare blend of Dravidian architecture and the Kerala style.Biju Mathew, in Pilgrimage to Temple Heritage, 2013. p.65
Lift up your heads,O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The L strong and mighty, the L mighty in battle.Bible (Old Testament)
Wha the deil hae we got for a King, But a wee, wee German lairdie!Allan Cunningham
This [Magna Carta] has been forced from the King. It constitutes an insult to the Holy See, a serious weakening of the royal power, a disgrace to the English nation, a danger to all Christendom, since this civil war obstructs the crusade. Therefore?we condemn the charter and forbid the King to keep it, or the barons and their supporters to make him do so, on pain of excommunication.Pope Innocent III
I am Tarzan, King of the Apes, mighty hunter, mighty fighter. In all the jungle there is none so great.Edgar Rice Burroughs
Fair stood the wind for France,When we our sails advance,Nor now to prove our chance,Longer will tarry;But putting to the mainAt Kaux, the mouth of Seine,With all his martial train,Landed King Harry.Michael Drayton
I still hear people say that I should not be talKing about the rights of lesbian and gay people and I should stick to the issue of racial justice. But I hasten to remind them that Martin Luther King Jr. said, "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere." I appeal to everyone who believes in Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream to make room at the table of brother- and sisterhood for lesbian and gay people.coretta scott king
If I had written King Lear, I would regret it all my life afterwards. Because that work is so big, that its defects show as huge, its monstrous defects, things even minimal in between some scenes and their possible perfection. It's not the sun with spots; it's a broken greek statue.fernando pessoa
Strepsiades: Vortex reigns, having expelled Zeus. (tr. Hickie 1853, vol. 1, Perseus ) Strepsiades: ‘Tis the Whirlwind, that has driven out Zeus and is King now. (tr. Athen. 1912, vol. 1, p. 350) Strepsiades: Whirl is King, having driven out Zeus. (tr. in Lippmann 1929, p. 1 and 4 )Aristophanes
One of the great tests of a band, of course, was its manner of playing "God Save the King." ... The English did it with effortless superiority, as though to say "We have frequently played this air in the presence of the King-Emperor and have reason to believe that he was perfectly satisfied." The American band gave an impression that every man was treacherously muttering the words of "My Country 'Tis of Thee" into his instrument; which was, of course, intolerable. I have probably misjudged this band, for like most children I was a patriotic bigot.Robertson Davies
If Martin Luther King, Roy Wilkins or any of these compromising Negros who say exactly what the white man wants to hear is interviewed anywhere in the country you don't get anybody to offset what they say. But whenever a black man stands up and says something that white people don't like then the first thing that man does is run around to try and find somebody to say something to offset what has just been said. This is natural but it is done.malcolm (malcolm little) x
O Cyrus , great King, King of Kings, Achaemenian King, King of the land of Iran. I, the Shahanshah of Iran, offer thee salutations from myself and from my nation. Rest in peace, for we are awake, and we will always stay awake.muhammad reza pahlavi
Aillas replied that while King Audry cited several points of technical interest, and used the resources of abstract logic in an adroit manner, he had actually made no connection with reality.jack vance
[King Edward] was careful not to tear England violently from the splendid isolation in which she had wrapped herself.Poincaré, speech at Cannes (April 13, 1912).
The King has no interest in this money:;: he is only Royal trustee for the party.Lord Mansfield, Rex v. Eyres (1766), 4 Burr. Part IV. 2119; reported in James William Norton-Kyshe, Dictionary of Legal Quotations (1904), p. 94.
It is not to be imagined that the King will be guilty of vexatious delays.Sir Dudley Ryder, L.C.J., Rex v. Berkley and another (1754), Sayer's Rep. 124.
Martin Luther King, Jr.Lyrics of an old African American Spiritual he frequently quoted.
Behold, thou art old, and thy sons walk not in thy ways: now make us a King to judge us like all the nations.Bible (Old Testament)
A King has no dignity when he exercises authority over beggars, only when he rules over prosperous and happy subjects.1516 Utopia (English translation1556), bk.1.
I have eaten many strange things, but have never eaten the heart of a King.william buckland
Every man a King, but no one wears a crown.huey long
"What is wealth?" the King would say,"Even this shall pass away".theodore tilton
Steal a loaf of bread and they hang you, steal a land and they'll make you King.david gemmell
The hand that signed the paper felled a city; Five sovereign fingers taxed the breath, Doubled the globe of dead and halved a country; These five kings did a King to death.dylan thomas
The dasara celebrations, on the lavish scales now maintained, date from the beginning of the 17th century, when Raja Wodeyar came to the throne of Mysore after Sri Rangaraja, as descendent of the Vijayanagar Princes. With his ascent also dates the use of the famous throne by the Maharaja, during the festival. Raja Wodeyar who became the King of Mysore at the beginning of the 17th century, celebrated the dasara festival on a royal scale, and after him, year after year the Dasarz has gained in splendor, entertainment and attractiveness.Usha Sharma, in Festivals In Indian Society (2 Vols. Set), p.171
As subjects of the King the Upper Macedonians were henceforth on the same footing as the original Macedonians, in that they could qualify for service in the King's Forces and thereby obtain the elite citizenship. At one bound the territory, the population and wealth of the kingdom were doubled. Moreover since the great majority of the new subjects were speakers of the West Greek dialect, the enlarged army was Greek-speaKing throughout.Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond, "Philip of Macedon" Duckworth Publishing, February 1998
Thou hast most traitorously corrupted the youth of the realm in erecting a grammar school: and whereas, before, our forefathers had no other books but the score and the tally, thou hast caused printing to be used, and, contrary to the King, his crown and dignity, thou hast built a paper-mill.william shakespeare
Ring-ting! I wish I were a primrose, A bright yellow primrose blowing in the spring! The stooping boughs above me, The wandering bee to love me, The fern and moss to creep across, And the elm-tree for our King!william allingham
Hamlet: A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a King, and eat of the fish that hath fed of that worm. Claudius: What dost thou mean by this? Hamlet: Nothing but to show you how a King may go a progress through the guts of a beggar.scene iii
Solomon was a 'copper King', and all along that Araba, on both sides, we found many copper mines and smelting stations, all attributable to Solomon and his immediate successors.solomon