Here is a man who retired as a head of state and went back to his small village house to live a pension like any other public servant.
To devise is the work of the master, to execute the act of the servant.
The Goddess Fortune is the devils servant ready to Kiss any ones Arse.william blake
Still not satisfied that a qualified prince had been born to the dynasty, Satyavati prevailed upon her son to try a third time. It was again the turn of the first princess, but she aghast at the prospect of another encounter with Vyasa, sent to him as her substitute, a servant woman. Vyasa and this servant woman both substitutes, conceived Vidura, who became the wise counselor to the Kaurava court, said to be incarnation of the god Dharma.Bruce M. Sullivan
A servant with this clause Makes drudgery divine; Who sweeps a room as forThy laws Makes it and th'action fine.George Herbert
I stand here before you not as a prophet but as a humble servant of you, the people. Your tireless and heroic sacrifices have made it possible for me to be here today. I therefore place the remaining years of my life in your hands.nelson mandela
The reputation of generosity is to be purchased pretty cheap; it does not depend so much upon a man’s general expense, as it does upon his giving handsomely where it is proper to give at all. A man, for instance, who should give a servant four shillings, would pass for covetous, while he who gave him a crown, would be reckoned generous; so that the difference of those two opposite characters, turns upon one shilling.stanhope, philip, 4th earl of chesterfield
It is very sad for a man to make himself servant to a thing, his manhood all taken out of him by the hydraulic pressure of excessive business. I should not like to be merely a great doctor, a great lawyer, a great minister, a great politician I should like to be also something of a man.
A servant of the Crown ought not to be placed at a disadvantage in comparison with other subjects.
Un fonctionnaire ne plaisante pas. A civil servant doesn't make jokes.Euge' n e Ionesco
The free individual has been justified as his own master; the state as his servant.
arma non servant modum; nec temperari facile nec reprimi potest stricti ensis ira; bella delectat cruor.seneca the younger
… the bourgeois, who is not a real owner, but the servant of his avaricejohn carroll
And if a woman She used a life line As something more than Some man's servant mother wife time Well I wonder what would happen to this world.harry chapin
"The Amyrlin understands the most complex of creeds and debates," Egwene said, quoting from memory. "Yet in the end, she is the servant of all, even the lowest of laborers."robert jordan
Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us.jef raskin
I was induced to establish several orders of merit, from conviction that emulation, well directed, becomes a useful servant; and, that the latent genius of some youth is more easily brought into action this way, than by the more sordid gratification of self-interest.
The stone that is rolling can gather no moss; For master and servant oft changing is loss.
Do we realize that industry, which has been our good servant, might make a poor master?
The individual soul is forever a servant of the Supersoul and therefore, his reletionship with the Supersoul is to offer service . That is called Bhakti-Yoga or Bhakti-bhaava.
Oh God, bless Your Messenger and Your servant Jesus son of Mary. Peace be on him the day he was born, and the day he dies, and the day he shall be raised alive! Such was Jesus, son of Mary, (this is) a statement of the truth concerning which they doubt.
servant of God, well done, well hast thou fought The better fight.john milton
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