Top Genghis Khan Quotes To Awaken The Warrior Within You

Best Genghis Khan Quotes to awaken the warrior within you

Genghis Khan was the leader of a Mongol tribe who unified all the other Mongol Tribes into a single colossal tribe. He then went on to triumph over parts of China, Persia, and a lot more. Genghis Khan kept capturing and emerging victorious until he formed the biggest incessant land empire in world’s history.

Genghis Khan was often hailed as the King of Kings. He was the founder of one of the vast empires in the world history, i.e. The Mongol Empire. This famous Mongolian conqueror went on to overpower vast territories of Eurasia, by taking control of present day states of Korea ,China, Central and Southwest Asia and Eastern Europe. Genghis Khan was held accountable for the collapse of some of the major empires such as Qara Khitai , Western Xia, Jin, Khwarazmian and Caucasus reign. Nevertheless, he held a status of becoming a dictator due to the massacre of ordinary citizens during his annihilating exploits which made him one of the most dreaded rulers in the world history.

In spite of his nature of carrying out mass slaughtering, his political developments brought the Silk Route under a unified setting which enhanced the trading from Northeast Asia into Southwest Asia and Europe. Aside from his military undertakings, he was also responsible for instilling religious open-mindedness in the Mongol Empire. He is also attributed for the amalgamation of the Northeast Asian tribes. Let us look through through some of the most prominent quotes from the Great Khan of the Mongol empire, reflecting his thoughts about life.

Genghis Khan was a extraordinary, renowned figure and the worldwide fame and status that he reached could only be matched by select few like Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar. During his existence, the Mongol leader’s accomplishments in military tactics and political management were supreme. Where any ruler could even hope to see victory with a fairly small army, Genghis Khan dominated most of Asia by emphasizing on witty battle strategies and an ardent psychological intellect. The Genghis Khan quotes here are of his genius views about life, war and contentment that will motivate you to attain your own goals and conquer difficulties.

Violence never settles anything.

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As my calling is high, the obligations incumbent upon me are also heavy; and I fear that in my ruling there may be something wanting.

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People conquered on different sides of the lake should be ruled on different sides of the lake.

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Without the vision of a goal, a man cannot manage his own life, much less the lives of others.

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To get drunken twice a month is better; once, still more praiseworthy. But not to drink at all ? what could be better than this?

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There is no value in anything until it is finished.

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Find your chill.

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When it was wet, we bore the wet together, when it was cold, we bore the cold together.

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Despite all expectations, the time of my last campaign and of my passing is near.

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The merit in action lies in finishing it to the end.

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If you insult the mother who gave you your life from her heart, if you cause her love for you to freeze up, even if you apologize to her later, the damage is done.

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The pleasure and joy of man lies in treading down the rebel and conquering the enemy, in tearing him up by the root, in taking from him all that he has.

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It is not sufficient that I succeed ? all others must fail.

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How can one withdraw? Even if we die, let us challenge their boasts. Eternal Heaven, you be the judge!

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As for the clothes I wear and the food I eat, I shall have the same as cowherds and grooms and I shall treat my soldiers as brothers.

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I wish to die at home. Let not my end disarm you, and on no account weep for me, lest the enemy be warned of my death.

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Let there be between us a firm treaty of friendship, amity, and peace, and let traders and caravans on both sides come and go.

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Make up your camps far apart and each of you rule your own kingdom.

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Come and sip from the cup of destruction.

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Mother Earth is broad and her rivers and waters are numerous.

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One of the joys of travel is visiting new towns and meeting new people.

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As long as you brothers support one another and render assistance to one another, your enemies can never gain the victory over you.

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All who surrender will be spared; whoever does not surrender but opposes with struggle and dissension, shall be annihilated.

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I leave you the greatest empire in the world, but your preserving it depends upon your remaining always united. If discord steals in among you all will most assuredly be lost.

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In the space of seven years I have succeeded in accomplishing a great work and uniting the whole world in one Empire.

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Even when a friend does something you do not like, he continues to be your friend.

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[A leader] can never be happy until his people are happy.

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Perhaps my children will live in stone houses and walled towns ? Not I.

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Be of one mind and one faith, that you may conquer your enemies and lead long and happy lives.

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If lies can show the truth, they can be the truth, they can cause the truth, so I may build an empire on lies, but they are the truth.

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The greatest happiness is to vanquish your enemies, to chase them before you, to rob them of their wealth, to see those dear to them bathed in tears, to clasp to your bosom their wives and daughters.

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I am the flail of god.

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I am from the Barbaric North. I wear the same clothing and eat the same food as the cowherds and horse-herders. We make the same sacrifices and we share our riches.

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But my life was too short to achieve the conquest of the world. That task is left for you.

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If my body dies, let my body die, but do not let my country die.

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A man’s greatest joy is crushing his enemies.

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Conquering the world on horseback is easy; it is dismounting and governing that is hard.

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If you’re afraid ? don’t do it, ? if you’re doing it ? don’t be afraid!

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The strength of a wall is neither greater nor less than the courage of the men who defend it.

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Remember, you have no companions but your shadow.

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Not even a mighty warrior can break a frail arrow when it is multiplied and supported by its fellows.

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Those who were adept and brave fellows I have made military commanders. Those who were quick and nimble I have made herders of horses. Those who were not adept I have given a small whip and sent to be shepherds.

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With Heaven’s aid I have conquered for you a huge empire.

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Just as God gave different fingers to the hand so has He given different ways to men.

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An action comitted in anger is an action doomed to failure.

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It will be easy to forget your vision and purpose one you have fine clothes, fast horses and beautiful women.

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Who can’t stop drinking may get drunken three times a month. If he does it more often, he is guilty.

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Every man has his use, even if only to gather dried cow dung in the Gobi for fuel.

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One arrow alone can be easily broken but many arrows are indestructible.

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I am the punishment of God?If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.

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