Government is not the reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
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
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.wole soyinka
I expect eternal life, not as a reward of merit, but a pure act of bounty. Detesting myself in every view I can take, I fly to the righteousness and atonement of my great Redeemer for pardon and salvation; this is my only consolation and hope. "Enter not into judgment, O Lord, with Thy servant; for in Thy sight shall no flesh be justified."elizabeth rowe
"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
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.
Dear Madam,You are stark mad, and therefore the fitter for me to love; and that is the reason I think I can never leave to beYour humble servant.Rochester, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of
#1000daysof1d congratulations. may you reign for 1000 years. your humble servant, ezraezra koenig
Dear God, please take care of your servant John Fitzgerald Kennedy.jacqueline kennedy onassis
Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God.abraham joshua heschel
I die the king's faithful servant, but God 's first.
I never heard my father's or mother's voice once raised in any question with each other; nor saw any angry or even slightly hurt or offended glance in the eyes of either. I never heard a servant scolded, nor even suddenly, passionately, or in any severe manner, blamed; and I never saw a moment's trouble or disorder in any household matter.
What an excellent servant of God: Khalid ibn Walid, one of the swords of Allah, unleashed against the unbelievers.
Is thy servant a dog, that he should do this great thing?Bible (Old Testament)
And know that whatever you acquire in war, a fifth of it is for Allah and for the Messenger and for the near of kin and the orphans and the needy and the wayfarer, if you believe in Allah and in that which We revealed to Our servant, on the day of Discrimination, the day on which the two patties met. And Allah is Possessor of power over all things.
Wee may say of him, as of the Spaniard, Hee is a bad servant, but a worse Maister.