Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth, and every other man has a right to knock him down for it. martyrdom is the test.Samuel known as Dr Johnson Johnson
martyrdom?the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.George Bernard Shaw
Were the happiness of the next world as closely apprehended as the felicities of this, it were a martyrdom to live.SirThomas Browne
Were the happiness of the next world as closely apprehended as the felicities of this, it were a martyrdom to live.sir thomas browne
Praise be to Allah. We are successful every time. martyrdom, victory, fighting with the infidel is always a success.mullah dadullah
I am too sick to work and haven't money enough to last 2 months and pay income tax. I want to keep going but do not see quite how, and there is no alternative - rather than justify my mother's 25-year dread of my "coming back on her, sick", I must kill myself. If she has to pay funeral costs, at least she will cut them to the bone and I will not be here to endure her martyrdom and prolong it by living.rose wilder lane
The martyrdom of our mujahid , devoted and selfless brother haj Imad Mugniya was a great victory and prosperous end for him...The crime-ridden and bloodthirsty Zionists must know that the holy blood of martyrs like Imad Mughniya create thousands of other Mughniyas.Ali Khamenei, Iranian Leaders To Nasrallah: Mughniya "Example For Young Generation To Follow," Assassination "Will Boost Resistance". MEMRI (February 14, 2008).
Surely, I have never brought to mind the martyrdom of the children of F?timah (A.S.) except that I have been choked with tears due to it.Majlisi, Bih?rul Anw?r, vol.46, p.109
One book that has influenced the writer very strongly is Winwood Reade's martyrdom of Man…It is still an extraordinarily inspiring presentation of human history as one consistent process.william winwood reade
To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every spirit should be ready to devote itself to martyrdom; for as long as we may think as we will, and speak as we think, the condition of man will proceed in improvement.Thomas Jefferson, Letter to William Green Mumford (18 June 1799).
The youth of Hamas and all the mujahideen are familiar with Abbas and his methods, and therefore, they will be steadfast, Allah willing, and will carry out Jihad and martyrdom operations, which will blow up all his security agencies.Hamas MP Fathi Hammad Threatens to Use Suicide Bombings against Abu Mazen. MEMRI (August 10, 2007).
Folly loves the martyrdom of fame.lord byron
Folly loves the martyrdom of Fame.lord byron
All have not the gift of martyrdom.john dryden
‘Why are pictures like this allowed?’ he suddenly cried. He had stopped in front of a colonial print in which the martyrdom of St Agatha was depicted with all the fervour that incompetence could command. ‘It’s only a saint,’ said Lady Peaslake, placidly raising her head. ‘How disgusting – and how ugly’ ‘Yes, very. It’s Roman Catholic.’e. m. forster
The truth that we must finally confront is that Islam contains specific notions of martyrdom and jihad that fully explain the character of Muslim violence.sam harris
But he ( Galileo ) was not an idiot,... Only an idiot could believe that scientific truth needs martyrdom that may be necessary in religion, but scientific results prove themselves in time.david hilbert
Politics, like religion, hold up the torches of martyrdom to the reformers of error.thomas jefferson
When a heretic wishes to avoid martyrdom he speaks of “Orthodoxy, True and False” and demonstrates that the True is his heresy.George Bernard Shaw
martyrdom , sir, is what these people like: it is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.George Bernard Shaw
When does loyalty become martyrdom?robert charles wilson
Galileo was no idiot. Only an idiot could believe that science requires martyrdom that may be necessary in religion , but in time a scientific result will establish itself.David Hilbert, in defense of Galileo's recantation of his discoveries before a tribunal of the Inquisition, as quoted in Mathematical Circles Squared : A Third Collection of Mathematical Stories and Anecdotes (1972) by Howard Whitley Eves, p. 125
We do not go to fight these people with numbers, strength, or multitudes, but with the religion of Allah ! Therefore press on. Only one of two things can happen both good either victory or martyrdom.Abdullah bin Rawaha, Chapter 21- pilgrimage of retaliation, An abridged version of the earliest biography of Muhammad, by ibn Ishaq.
The struggle should be in unusual, through resistance and martyrdom, by which we can achieve balance with the Zionist entity...the preachers should present the issue of commitment to resistance and Intifada and preach for Jihad and martyrdom for Allah....This people must continue to sacrifice martyrs daily, and confront the Israeli enemy with steadfastness, faith , and high values.Lebanese Preacher Sheik Ahmad Al-Zein: The Palestinian People 'Must Continue to Sacrifice Martyrs Every Day' July 2004
martyrdom operations in Palestine, in particular, are justified...the Palestinians do not have weapons to defend themselves. They have no tanks, artillery, and so on. This is the only means available to them.Islamic Scholars Debate the Meaning of Jihad March 2007
The issue of martyrdom and of the martyrdom operations carried out by boys and girls, and also the operations carried out by the Iraqi resistance these redeem self-confidence and hope.Deputy Leader of Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt: 'a nation that does not excel at the industry of death does not deserve life.' April 2004
martyrdom is not only the path to life – it is the door to life. martyrdom is life. The martyr is born in his martyrdom.Mustafa Yassin, Uncle and Father-in-Law of Hassan Nasrallah: Martyrdom Is the Path and Door to Life. MEMRI (July 28, 2007).
To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every spirit should be ready to devote itself to martyrdom; for as long as we may think as we will, and speak as we think, the condition of man will proceed in improvement.Thomas Jefferson, letter to William Green Mumford (18 June 1799).
They seem to know no medium between a mitre and a crown of martyrdom. If the clergy are not called to the latter, they never deviate from the pursuit of the former. One would think their motto was, Canterbury or Smithfield .Horace Walpole Memoirs of the Reign of King George the Second (London: Colburn, 1847) vol. 3, p. 114.
"martyrdom is a privilege," she said softly. "We shall be like stars; like the sun."Chapter 1, "The Angel Gibreel" (Quotes)