Submit Quotes
Home / Authors / Alexander the Great Quotes

Alexander the Great Quotes




I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion. – Alexander the Great

Without Knowledge, Skill cannot be focused. Without Skill, Strength cannot be brought to bear and without Strength, Knowledge may not be applied. – Alexander the Great

There is nothing impossible to him who will try. – Alexander the Great

True love never has a happy ending, because there is no ending to true love. – Alexander the Great

In the end, when it’s over, all that matters is what you’ve done. – Alexander the Great

For my own part, I would rather excel in knowledge of the highest secrets of philosophy than in arms. – Alexander the Great

May God keep you away from the venom of the cobra, the teeth of the tiger, and the revenge of the Afghans. – Alexander the Great

With the right attitude, self imposed limitations vanish – Alexander the Great

A tomb now suffices him for whom the whole world was not sufficient. – Alexander the Great

I would rather live a short life of glory than a long one of obscurity. – Alexander the Great

Let us conduct ourselves so that all men wish to be our friends and all fear to be our enemies. – Alexander the Great

Who does not desire such a victory by which we shall join places in our Kingdom, so far divided by nature, and for which we shall set up trophies in another conquered world? – Alexander the Great

I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well. – Alexander the Great

But truly, if I were not Alexander, I would be Diogenes. – Alexander the Great

Bury my body and don’t build any monument. Keep my hands out so the people know the one who won the world had nothing in hand when he died. – Alexander the Great

Toil and risk are the price of glory, but it is a lovely thing to live with courage and die leaving an everlasting fame. – Alexander the Great

It would change everything, gentlemen. It would shift the entire balance of power in Europe-maybe the world. Alexander conquered half of it. Think what he would have done with arrows dipped in monster snot! – Alexander the Great

God must have loved Afghans because he made them so beautiful. – Alexander the Great

The Golden Mean is for the weakling, it was not meant for the likes of Alexander the Great, Cyrus, Pharaohs, or Hitlers of the world – Alexander the Great

Alexander could transmit imagination as some other could transmit lust. – Alexander the Great

There are so many worlds and I have not yet conquered even one. – Alexander the Great

We were not told how Alexander the Great was the last person in history to successfully ‘pacify’ what would become Afghanistan, over 2,000 years ago.

Every light is not the sun. – Alexander the Great

Don Quixote is not an imaginary person; he is as real as Alexander the Great. – Alexander the Great

The end and object of conquest is to avoid doing the same thing as the conquered. – Alexander the Great

He stood between death and life as between night and morning, and thought with a soaring rapture, ‘I am not afraid. – Alexander the Great

There is something noble in hearing myself ill spoken of, when I am doing well. – Alexander the Great

My logisticians are a humorless lot … they know if my campaign fails, they are the first ones I will slay. – Alexander the Great

A horse must be a bit mad to be a good cavalry mount, and its rider must be completely so. – Alexander the Great

On their side more men are standing, on ours more will fight! – Alexander the Great

A tomb now suffices him for whom the world was not enough. – Alexander the Great

One must live as if it would be forever, and as if one might die each moment. Always both at once. – Alexander the Great

Check Also

Zig Ziglar Quotes

Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour …

%d bloggers like this: