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Constantius 1 Quotes By Miles J. Unger

driven, passionate, mercurial, irascible" [the character of Michelangelo] — Miles J. Unger

Constantius 1 Quotes By Edward Gibbon

The retirement of Athanasius, which ended only with the life of Constantius, was spent, for the most part, in the society of the monks, who faithfully served him as guards, as secretaries, and as messengers; but the importance of maintaining a more intimate connection with the catholic party tempted him, whenever the diligence of the pursuit was abated, to emerge from the desert, to introduce himself into Alexandria, and to trust his person to the discretion of his friends and adherents. — Edward Gibbon

Constantius 1 Quotes By Edward Gibbon

Philosophy had instructed Julian to compare the advantages of action and retirement; but the elevation of his birth and the accidents of his life never allowed him the freedom of choice. He might perhaps sincerely have preferred the groves of the Academy and the society of Athens; but he was constrained, at first by the will, and afterwards by the injustice of Constantius, to expose his person and fame to the dangers of Imperial greatness; and to make himself accountable to the world and to posterity for the happiness of millions. — Edward Gibbon

Constantius 1 Quotes By Marianne Williamson

We're often afraid to do anything unless we know we can do it extremely well. But we get to Carnegie Hall by practicing. I remember how freeing it was several years ago to read in an interview with Joan Baez that some of Bob Dylan's early songs weren't so wonderful. We have this image of genius springing fully grown out of Zeus' forehead. — Marianne Williamson

Constantius 1 Quotes By Bear Grylls

If you risk nothing you gain nothing — Bear Grylls

Constantius 1 Quotes By Kevin Smith

My job is to say, 'This is how I see the world. Do you agree?' — Kevin Smith

Constantius 1 Quotes By Elie Wiesel

This day I ceased to plead. I was no longer capable of lamentation. On the contrary, I felt very strong. I was the accuser, God the accused. — Elie Wiesel

Constantius 1 Quotes By W.B.Yeats

I am still of [the] opinion that only two topics can be of the least interest to a serious and studious mood
sex and the dead. — W.B.Yeats

Constantius 1 Quotes By Gore Vidal

Like the rest of us, Constantius was many men in the body of one. — Gore Vidal

Constantius 1 Quotes By Edward Gibbon

While the Romans languished under the ignominious tyranny of eunuchs and bishops, the praises of Julian were repeated with transport in every part of the empire, except in the palace of Constantius. — Edward Gibbon