Glory Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Glory

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An affair wants to spill, to share its glory with the world. No act is so private it does not seek applause.
~By John Updike ~


Sudden glory is the passion which maketh those grimaces called laughter.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?
~By Lord Byron ~


An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.
~By Jose Marti ~


We rise in glory as we sink in pride.
~By Andrew Young ~


The actor's life is the road. Always has been, always will be. That is his cross and his glory.
~By Nick Mancuso ~


My greatest happiness is to serve my gracious King and Country and I am envious only of glory; for if it be a sin to covet glory I am the most offending soul alive.
~By Horatio Nelson ~


And say my glory was I had such friends.
~By William Butler Yeats ~


I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue, than education without natural ability.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


A woman's greatest glory is to be little talked about by men, whether for good or ill.
~By Pericles ~


Shiloh is a wonderfully dramatic battle. The leader of one side is killed, and the other one is going on to glory, and it was the first great battle. It lasted two days.
~By Shelby Foote ~


How quickly passes away the glory of this world.
~By Thomas Kempis ~


I have found out in later years that we were very poor, but the glory of America is that we didn't know it then.
~By Dwight D. Eisenhower ~


Glory is a heavy burden, a murdering poison, and to bear it is an art. And to have that art is rare.
~By Oriana Fallaci ~


Let there be many windows to your soul, that all the glory of the world may beautify it.
~By Ella Wheeler Wilcox ~


There must be a beginning of any great matter, but the continuing unto the end until it be thoroughly finished yields the true glory.
~By Francis Drake ~


The stars that have most glory have no rest.
~By Samuel Daniel ~


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.
~By Marcelene Cox ~


Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
~By Bruce Lee ~


I think it's easy for people to assume that fame is equal to glory, but it can be a very isolating experience.
~By Sophia Bush ~


Surely a King who loves pleasure is less dangerous than one who loves glory?
~By Nancy Mitford ~


Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.
~By William Cowper ~


But the Wisdom of God, which is His only-begotten Son, being in all respects incapable of change or alteration, and every good quality in Him being essential, and such as cannot be changed and converted, His glory is therefore declared to be pure and sincere.
~By Origen ~


'Gone With The Wind' is one of the all-time greats. Read Margaret Mitchell's book and watch the film again; it's a soap opera in all its glory. It is superb and memorable.
~By Timothy Dalton ~


Whatever glory belongs to the race for a development unprecedented in history for the given length of time, a full share belongs to the womanhood of the race.
~By Mary McLeod Bethune ~


Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.
~By John Gielgud ~


It was tough for him in that newsroom with Ted Baxter getting all the glory and this poor guy doing all the work. Murray worried so much he worried his hair off!
~By Gavin MacLeod ~


Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.
~By James Joyce ~


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.
~By King Hussein ~


Consciousness is the glory of creation.
~By James Broughton ~


They who grasp the world, The Kingdom, and the power, and the glory, Must pay with deepest misery of spirit, Atoning unto God for a brief brightness.
~By Stephen Phillips ~


Laughter is nothing else but sudden glory arising from some sudden conception of some eminency in ourselves, by comparison with the infirmity of others, or with our own formerly.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


We triumph without glory when we conquer without danger.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


Americans, particularly after World War II, tended to romanticize war because in World War II our cause was the cause of humanity, and our soldiers brought home glory and victory, and thank God that they did. But it led us to romanticize it to some extent.
~By Neil Sheehan ~


Let authors write for glory and reward. The truth is well paid when she is sung and heard.
~By James J. Corbett ~


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.
~By Paul Tillich ~


The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
~By Moliere ~


Deep down, I'm a Texas girl looking for that big romance every girl dreams about. Biologically, I look forward to being a cornerstone of a family. I'll be in my glory when I have a child on my knee.
~By Renee Zellweger ~


To morrow, I believe, is to be an eclipse of the sun, and I think it perfectly meet and proper that the sun in the heavens, and the glory of the Republic should both go into obscurity and darkness together.
~By Benjamin F. Wade ~


The glory of my name increases my shame. Less known by mortals, I could better escape their eyes.
~By Jean Racine ~


The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
~By Walt Whitman ~


Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.
~By Thomas Gray ~


I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.
~By Martin Luther King, Jr. ~


The tribulation period is seven years, and when the signing of the covenant occurs, people who know the Bible and take it literally will know that, seven years later, Christ is going to come in His power and glory.
~By Tim LaHaye ~


Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Liking money like I like it, is nothing less than mysticism. Money is a glory.
~By Salvador Dali ~


The Lord doesn't like us to be dead. Be alive. Sometimes I dance to the glory of the Lord, because He said so.
~By Mahalia Jackson ~


Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.
~By Jonathan Edwards ~


Crime in full glory consolidates authority by the sacred fear it inspires.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~


Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


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.
~By James A. Baldwin ~


The greater the effort, the greater the glory.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


Any acceleration constitutes progress, Miss Glory. Nature had no understanding of the modern rate of work. From a technical standpoint the whole of childhood is pure nonsense. Simply wasted time. An untenable waste of time.
~By Karel Capek ~


Glory comes too late, after one as been reduced to ashes.
~By Marcus Valerius Martial ~


The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul.
~By Johannes Sebastian Bach ~


Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.
~By Marcus Valerius Martial ~


We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
~By Marcus Aurelius ~


In literature as in ethics, there is danger, as well as glory, in being subtle. Aristocracy isolates us.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


The greatest glory never comes from falling, but from rising each time you fall.
~By Clay Aiken ~


A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
~By Walt Whitman ~


I find it next to impossible to remain politely silent when people prate to me about the glory of being given another chance to live happily ever after!
~By Mercedes McCambridge ~


In heaven we shall appear, not in armour, but in robes of glory. But here these are to be worn night and day; we must walk, work, and sleep in them, or else we are not true soldiers of Christ.
~By William Gurnall ~


Look at everything as though you were seeing it for the first time or the last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.
~By Betty Smith ~


And then we've got Blades of Glory, and we've got Brothers Solomon, and I've got a script in development with this guy Chuck Martin who used to write on Arrested, and, you know, we have a few things in various stages of development.
~By Will Arnett ~


Just as he who gives his life to serve a great idea is admirable, he who avails himself of a great idea to serve his personal hopes of glory and power is abominable, even if he too risks his life.
~By Jose Marti ~


It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.
~By Plutarch ~


It is the glory and good of Art, That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, to mouths like mine at least.
~By Robert Browning Hamilton ~


It's important to address young people in the reopening of New Orleans. In rebuilding, let's revisit the potential of American democracy and American glory.
~By Wynton Marsalis ~


The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


Interest is the spur of the people, but glory that of great souls. Invention is the talent of youth, and judgment of age.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


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.
~By Francis of Assisi ~


I cannot, if I am in the field of glory, be kept out of sight: wherever there is anything to be done, there Providence is sure to direct my steps.
~By Horatio Nelson ~


Surviving is the only glory in war.
~By Samuel Fuller ~


When the Christians, upon these occasions, received martyrdom, they were ornamented, and crowned with garlands of flowers; for which they, in heaven, received eternal crowns of glory.
~By John Foxe ~


Grace tried is better than grace, and more than grace; it is glory in its infancy.
~By Samuel Rutherford ~


If the work is poor, the public taste will soon do it justice. And the author, reaping neither glory nor fortune, will learn by hard experience how to correct his mistakes.
~By Jacques-Louis David ~


The paths of glory lead but to the grave.
~By Thomas Gray ~


What fascinated me, it was not the glory, but the contact with the public.
~By Jacky Ickx ~


We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is the more he is inspired by glory. The very philosophers themselves, even in those books which they write in contempt of glory, inscribe their names.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.
~By Walter Scott ~


My dear Miss Glory, Robots are not people. They are mechanically more perfect than we are, they have an astounding intellectual capacity, but they have no soul.
~By Karel Capek ~


Every knee will bend before me, and every tongue shall give glory to God.
~By Jesus Christ ~


The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
~By Epictetus ~


'Age' is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.
~By Martha Graham ~


The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


Thus was the King and the Lord of glory judged by man's judgment, when manifest in flesh: far be it from any of his ministers to expect better treatment.
~By George Whitefield ~


Dr. Johnson has said that the chief glory of a country arises from its authors. But then that is only as they are oracles of wisdom; unless they teach virtue, they are more worthy of a halter than of the laurel.
~By Jane Porter ~


The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
~By John Adams ~


The glory of each generation is to make its own precedents.
~By Belva Lockwood ~


Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.
~By Edwin Markham ~


I have long thought that anyone who does not regularly - or ever - gaze up and see the wonder and glory of a dark night sky filled with countless stars loses a sense of their fundamental connectedness to the universe.
~By Brian Greene ~


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.
~By Hector Hugh Munro ~


For you are the makers of the flag and it is well that you glory in the making.
~By Franklin Knight Lane ~


No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.
~By Muhammad Ali Jinnah ~


We've had drive-by shootings. I've been spat on, slapped, shot at. One guy tried to stab me with a broken beer bottle. But the way we look at it, if people do the worst they can, we'll still wake up in glory.
~By Troy Perry ~


There is no glory in war, yet from the blackness of its history, there emerge vivid colours of human character and courage. Those who risked their lives to help their friends.
~By Silvia Cartwright ~

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