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    • The work or procedure of conquering. See Synonyms…
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    • The prevailing (54) _passion_ of the…
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    • either noun or verb, dependent on…
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"When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader."

"The principal end both of my father and of myself in the conquest of India... has been the propagation of the holy Catholic faith."

"Our purpose in Vietnam is to prevent the success of aggression. It is not conquest, it is not empire, it is not foreign bases, it is not domination. It is, simply put, just to prevent the forceful conquest of South Vietnam by North Vietnam."

"When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader."

"Love, the quest marriage, the conquest divorce, the inquest."

"The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner."

"Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion, of religion, or of race."

"Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me."

"A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art."

"A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art."

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