Quotes Category

Epic Quote from Horus Heresy – Galaxy in Flames

“She saw such power in his broad over-muscled torso and such intense focus in his sharp grey eyes she wondered she was not repelled by Loken. He was a killing machine, created and trained to deal death, but she couldn’t stop watching and blink-clicking images of his heroic physique.” Galaxy in Flames: Horus Heresy Book […]

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Epic and Motivating Quote from Gates of Fire by Steven Pressfield

“/…/ Polynikes’ supreme physical beauty. In every aspect of his person, face as well as physique, the Knight was formed as flawlessly as a god. Naked in the Gymnasion, even alongside scores of youths and warriors blessed in comeliness and elevated by their training to the peak of condition, Polynikes stood out, without equal, surpassing […]

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Glorfindel Quote

“Glorfindel was tall and straight,  his hair was of shining gold, his face fair, young, fearless and full of joy; his eyes were bright and keen, and his voice like music; on his brow sat wisdom, and in his hand was strength.” J.R.R Tolkien

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‘Perfection is not a state of being,’ Horus replied. ‘It is a state of striving. The journey is all that has meaning, not the goal.’ – Horus Heresy Book XXI Fear to Tread

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Quote on Friendship by Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Epic Quote on Strength and Beauty from Moby Dick by Herman Melville

“Real strength never impairs beauty or harmony, but it often bestows it; and in everything impossibly beautiful, strength has much to do with the magic. Take away the tied tendons that all over seem bursting from the marble in the carved Hercules, and its charms would be gone. As devout Eckerman lifted the linen sheets […]

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Quote on Physical Training by Socrates

“No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable.” ― Socrates

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Quote on Wisdom by Siddhartha Guatama the Buddha

“Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.” – Siddhartha Guatama the Buddha

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Suprahumanism – Christianity and Weakness

“Suprahumanism does not reproach Christianity for defending the weak who are unjustly oppressed. It reproaches Christianity for exalting weakness and viewing it as a sign of election and title of glory. It reproaches Christianity for not helping the weak to become strong. It is not a matter of opposing the strong against the weak, but […]

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Dominique Verner – Epic Quote on the Iliad

Pauline Lecomte: “In your opinion, what is the most powerful insight presented by the Iliad?” Dominique Venner: “Strength and beauty. The Iliad is not just a poem about the Trojan War, it is about fate as it was understood by our Borean ancestors, whether they were Greek, Celtic, Germanic, Slavic, or Latin. The poet sings about nobility in […]

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