Some articles on swords, sword:
... Swords is a ghost town in central Ontario, Canada in the township of Seguin in the District of Parry Sound ... As with Seguin Falls, Swords was a whistlestop along the Booth railway ... In 1925 the name of the town was changed to Swords, after the Sword family who live around that area, to avoid confusion with another Maple Lake Station ...
... The Swords of Truth is a Palestinian Islamist group based in the Gaza Strip ... According to a senior Palestinian security official The Swords of Truth has less than 100 members and was formed in 2006 ...
... They carry armor, swords, and a shield ... They use swords, shields, and bows to attack Link ... In Skyward Sword, Stalfos can be found in the Skyview Temple, in order to obtain the Beetle ...
... Swords and Deviltry is a fantasy short story collection by Fritz Leiber featuring his sword and sorcery heroes Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser ... others in the series into various omnibus editions The Three of Swords (1989), Ill Met in Lankhmar (1995), The First Book of Lankhmar (2001), and Lankhmar (2008) ... Gray Mouser collection Two Sought Adventure (later expanded, minus the induction, as Swords Against Death (1970) ...
... Vladimir, 4th class with swords and bow (December 28, 1900), 3rd degree with swords, 2nd class with swords Gold Sword for Bravery Order of the White Eagle, with swords, Order of St ... United Kingdom) Order of the Rising Sun (Japan) Commander Grand Cross of the Order of the Sword (Sweden) Knight Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour, also awarded ...
Famous quotes containing the word swords:
“They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.”
—Bible: Hebrew Isaiah, 2:4.
The words reappear in Micah 4:3, and the reverse injunction is made in Joel 3:10 (Beat your plowshares into swords ...)
“When men change swords for ledgers, and desert
The students bower for gold, some fears unnamed
I had, my Countryam I to be blamed?”
—William Wordsworth (17701850)
“If all would lead their lives in love like me,
Then bloody swords and armor should not be;
No drum nor trumpet peaceful sleeps should move,
Unless alarm came from the camp of love.”
—Thomas Campion (15671620)