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The paths of glory lead but to the grave.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Though God hath raised me high, yet this I count the glory of my crown: that I have reigned with your loves. And though you have had, and may have, many mightier and wiser princes sitting in this seat; yet you never had, nor shall have any that will love you better.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of the common man.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophists, economists and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is gone forever.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Let us not disdain glory too much; nothing is finer, except virtue. The height of happiness would be to unite both in this life.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue, than education without natural ability.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
My lowest days as a Christian [and There Were Low Ones--Seven Months Worth Of Them In Prison, To Be Exact] have been more fulfilling and rewarding than all the days of glory in the White House.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Let authors write for glory and reward. The truth is well paid when she is sung and heard.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives -- the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man is not only a contributory creature, but a total creature; he does not only make one, but he is all; he is not a piece of the world, but the world itself; and next to the glory of God, the reason why there is a world.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, But, they also get more notoriety when they crash.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is in the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Grant me the treasure of sublime poverty: permit the distinctive sign of our order to be that it does not possess anything of its own beneath the sun, for the glory of your name, and that it have no other patrimony than begging.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Politics is a profession where the paths of glory lead but to the gravy.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory of a nation and an age is always the work of a few great persons, and it disappears with them.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The greatest Glory of a free-born People, Is to transmit that Freedom to their Children.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Lord, with what care hast Thou begirt us round! Parents first season us; then schoolmasters deliver us to laws; they send us bound to rules of reason, holy messengers, pulpits and Sundays, sorrow dogging sin, afflictions sorted, anguish of all sizes, fine nets and stratagems to catch us in, bibles laid open, millions of surprises, blessings beforehand, ties of gratefulness, the sound of glory ringing in our ears: without, our shame; within, our consciences; angels and grace, eternal hopes and fears. Yet all these fences and their whole array one cunning bosom-sin blows quite away.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Sudden glory is the passion which makes those grimaces called laughter.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of an audience.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our dead brothers still live for us and bid us think of life, not death -- of life to which in their youth they lent the passion and glory of Spring. As I listen, the great chorus of life and joy begins again, and amid the awful orchestra of seen and unseen powers and destinies of good and evil, our trumpets, sound once more a note of daring, hope, and will.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fortunately, the time has long passed when people liked to regard the United States as some kind of melting pot, taking men and women from every part of the world and converting them into standardized, homogenized Americans. We are, I think, much more mature and wise today. Just as we welcome a world of diversity, so we glory in an America of diversity -- an America all the richer for the many different and distinctive strands of which it is woven.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We should face reality and our past mistakes in an honest, adult way. Boasting of glory does not make glory, and singing in the dark does not dispel fear.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I hate American simplicity. I glory in the piling up of complications of every sort. If I could pronounce the name James in any different or more elaborate way I should be in favor of doing it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When a virtuous man is raised, it brings gladness to his friends, grief to his enemies, and glory to his posterity.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Almost always tradition is nothing but a record and a machine-made imitation of the habits that our ancestors created. The average conservative is a slave to the most incidental and trivial part of his forefathers glory -- to the archaic formula which happened to express their genius or the eighteenth-century contrivance by which for a time it was served.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory of the gospel is that when the church is absolutely different from the world, she invariably attracts it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory of each generation is to make its own precedents.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
War is thus divine in itself, since it is a law of the world. War is divine through its consequences of a supernatural nature which are as much general as particular. War is divine in the mysterious glory that surrounds it and in the no less inexplicable attraction that draws us to it. War is divine by the manner in which it breaks out.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The trouble with tea is that originally it was quite a good drink. So a group of the most eminent British scientists put their heads together, and made complicated biological experiments to find a way of spoiling it. To the eternal glory of British science their labor bore fruit.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All honor to him who shall win the prize. The world has cried for a thousand years. But to him who tries and fails and dies, I give great honor and glory and tears.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Of rich men it telleth, and strange is the story how they have, and they hanker, and grip far and wide; And they live and they die, and the earth and its glory has been but a burden they scarce might abide.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He spends his life explaining from his pulpit that the glory of Christianity consists in the fact that though it is not true it has been found necessary to invent it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
True glory consists in doing what deserves to be written; in writing what deserves to be read; and in so living as to make the world happier and better for our living in it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, the chief glory of man.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Avoid shame but do not seek glory --nothing so expensive as glory.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The nearest way to glory is to strive to be what you wish to be thought to be.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. It has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Language has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone, and the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time you fall.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
True glory lies in noble deeds.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The fire of glory is the torch of the mind.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Benevolence It is the glory of the true religion that it inculcates and inspires a spirit of benevolence. It is a religion of charity, which none other ever was. Christ went about doing good; he set the example to his disciples, and they abounded in itMore [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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