Quotes

The Aztecs believed that the gods were born out of sacrifice, out of the blood and flesh of men.

Gary Jennings

An Aztec warrior can't be killed in battle unless he wants to be.

Gary Jennings

The Aztecs saw the universe as a battlefield, a struggle between the forces of light and darkness.

Gary Jennings

The gods demand blood, and blood they shall have.

Gary Jennings

The Aztecs believed that the gods created the world five times before, and each time it was destroyed.

Gary Jennings

To be an Aztec is to be a warrior.

Gary Jennings

The Aztecs were masters of agriculture, able to grow crops in the most unforgiving terrains.

Gary Jennings

The Aztec empire was built on the backs of slaves and conquered peoples.

Gary Jennings

The Aztecs believed that the sun was nourished by human blood.

Gary Jennings

In the eyes of the Aztecs, the most honorable death was in battle.

Gary Jennings