The tyrant dies and his rule is over; the martyr dies and his rule begins.
…the author of The Satanic Verses book which is against Islam, the Prophet and the Qu'ran, and all involved in its publication who were aware of its content, are sentenced to death. I call on all zealous Muslims to execute them wherever they find them, so that no one will dare to insult the Islamic sanctions. Whoever is killed on this path will be regarded as a martyr, God willing.ruhollah khomeini
It is more difficult, and it calls for higher energies of soul, to live a martyr than to die one.horace mann
I am a Bedouin warrior who brought glory to Libya and will die a martyr.muammar gaddafi