Immortals and deities didn't have the capacity to care for others.
The other deities can't even do that.
The two deities were bristling.
There have been two deities in the position of the Dark One, rendering him one of the oldest.
There have been nine deities to serve in this position.
She rolled her eyes at him and marched into the shadow world, fed up with all the deities in her life.
"Fate has been served by three deities, making it second oldest in existence," Zamon started.
I cannot see humans or Immortals or deities as you do.
The mating bond of the Immortals and deities and the blood bond of the demons were the two oldest bonds, unbreakable under the Immortal Code and from the laws older than the Code.
Deities ate for pleasure, not out of need.
Deities did things differently, but he wasn't about to do what his predecessor would have and demand a favor of someone like Andre.
Gabriel hated it when one of the deities made sense.
Mentoring other deities, manipulating the destinies of innocent humans, reminding you how not to destroy the universes.
He was nothing like the deities who didn't mind sacrificing a few humans to get what they wanted.
He prayed to all the deities he never, ever grew aloof and callous towards the humans.
Hell has a library, and the librarian has been teaching me about the deities through these little video tutorial things.
Immortal Code, Rule 22: Only deities can interfere with the duties of another deity.
"You fell totally in love with him, too, but you were uh … well, I guess deities are sort of…" "You were a mega-bitch," Toby said.
"I'm Darkyn, and I work for another of the deities," he said.
"Deities always are," Gabe said.
All souls – even those of deities – came to Death eventually.
The Code is not an absolute for deities but a relationship.
Only the deities can force another deity to resign.
It didn't break the triumvirate of laws he was required to follow, though it was likely to put him on the radar of the other deities, who were going to be cautious to trust him after past-Death's antics.
Only the long-dead Oracle possessing the book and the deities could see the Past, Present, and Future.
"Deities and whatever," he finished with a roll of his eyes.
Deities don't need instincts. We simply know. But even I cannot know all.
She's bound by rules older than she is. She may have interfered somewhere she shouldn't have. There are Immortal Codes too old for even me to know and some that only the deities know. I think she violated one of those.
But the worship after death of historical persons, such as Lycurgus, or worship of the living as true deities, e.g.
But the emperor Augustus carried on the tradition of ancient statecraft by having Julius Caesar recognized as a god (divus J ulius), the first of a new class of deities proper (divi).
It must be confessed that the available space (about 70X 20 yds.) on the eastern summit (where there are some remains of ancient buildings) is so small that there would be only room for a single temple, which must have been occupied by the two deities jointly, if the new theory is correct (see Notizie degli scavi, 1902, 387 and refl.).
His strongest denunciation is directed against the religious practices of the time in Judea - the worship of the Canaanite local deities (the Baals), the Phoenician Tammuz, and the sun and other Babylonian and Assyrian gods (vi., viii., xvi., xxiii.); he maintained vigorously the prophetic struggle for the sole worship of Yahweh.
Probably he believed in the existence of other gods, though he does not express himself clearly on this point; in any case he held that the worship of other deities was destructive to Israel.