Quotes of ruler

  1. A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god -fearing and pious On the other hand they do less easily move against him believing that he has the gods on his side – Aristotle
  2. The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler The only difference is their position in the world One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure – Elias Canetti
  3. Your real self the "I am I" is master of this land the ruler of this empire You rightfully have power and dominion over it all its inhabitants and all contained in its realm – Robert Collier
  4. I have terrible handwriting I now say it's a learning disability but a nun who was a very troubled woman hit me over the fingers with a ruler because my writing was so bad – Andrew Greeley
  5. Romanists tell us that the Pope is the vicar of Christ that he is his successor as the universal head and ruler of the Church on earth If this is so he must be a Christ – Charles Hodge
  6. Operationally God is beginning to resemble not a ruler but the last fading smile of a cosmic Cheshire cat – Julian Huxley
  7. The only safe ruler is he who has learned to obey willingly – Thomas Kempis
  8. The new ruler must determine all the injuries that he will need to inflict He must inflict them once and for all – Niccolo Machiavelli
  9. Conscious of my own weakness I can only seek fervently the guidance of the Ruler of the Universe and relying on His all -powerful aid do my best to restore Union and peace to a suffering people and to establish and guard their liberties and rights – George B. McClellan
  10. The mere holding of slaves therefore is a condition having per se nothing of moral character in it any more than the being a parent or employer or ruler – Samuel Morse
  11. No Arab ruler will consider the peace process seriously so long as he is able to toy with the idea of achieving more by the way of violence – Yitzhak Rabin
  12. It is only the enlightened ruler and the wise general who will use the highest intelligence of the army for the purposes of spying and thereby they achieve great results – Sun Tzu
  13. The enlightened ruler is heedful and the good general full of caution – Sun Tzu
  14. You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler – Denis Waitley

Usage examples for ruler

  1. That day for the first time I was ruler of the world – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Finding him a moderate and useful ruler they soon gave him the title of king – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  3. But the richest citizens who were so fond of their ruler that they could not live out of his sight had their houses just beyond the park in the rear of the Palace on a piece of ground which they called Palace Gardens – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. “ To have the instincts of the ruler and no slaves to carry out my will – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  5. The self exiled ruler had paid a heavy price for his daughter's vow though he had never acknowledged it to himself – The World For Sale, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  6. He comes to be accepted as the world ruler and is commonly worshipped by the people – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  7. The scenes shift constantly and by watching them Ozma the girl Ruler is able to discover events taking place in any part of her kingdom – Little Wizard Stories of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  8. “ I know why it is because he is great and genius looks forth from his eyes because he must succeed and become a ruler of men – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  9. So I have to return home sad hearted without settin' my eyes on the face of a woman I honor and set store by a good wife a good mother a good ruler – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  10. Queen Janahara together with her father and her brother would be the real ruler of India – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  11. Be it added however that in this instance Shadrach and his friends deserved all they got since even allowing for a certain amount of false evidence undoubtedly for the purposes of robbery and private hate they did betray those whom their ruler had sent them to guide and protect – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  12. The third was called the Dark Lord and he was the ruler of the water – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  13. “ Hadrian is our ruler as well as yours answered the young girl – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. Lord Dunraven was a Home Ruler but had been no supporter of the Irish party – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  15. The first was called the Yellow Ancient and he was the ruler of the earth – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  16. And yet in that thorough knowledge of the habits and tastes of the great mass which gives wisdom to a ruler he was far inferior to the earl – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  17. The most modern ruler of this kind is our essence or man – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  18. He had just become by the death of Licinius sole ruler of the Roman world – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  19. Indeed he was a bad man as well as a bad ruler – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. Prince is on his brow and ruler in his bearing – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë

Rhymes for ruler