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In the book, America had already been weakened by bio terror plagues before waves of selfish violence took down the rest. But the real enemy was the kind of male human being who nurses fantasies of violent glory at the expense of his fellow citizens.
~By David Brin ~


Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a Texas team takes the field against a foreign state, it is an army with banners.
~By John Steinbeck ~


Willingness to be damned for the glory of God.
~By Samuel Hopkins ~


That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.
~By William Wordsworth ~


Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.
~By Aristotle ~


Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. Not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come.
~By William Wordsworth ~


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 ~


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 chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


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


Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
~By William Barclay ~


This year, as we celebrate the 230th anniversary of America's independence, please remember the symbols that are sacred to this country. Fly Old Glory high and show your respect and admiration for this great nation and the values we hold dear.
~By Kenny Marchant ~


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


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 ~


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


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


In the literature of France Moliere occupies the same kind of position as Cervantes in that of Spain, Dante in that of Italy, and Shakespeare in that of England. His glory is more than national - it is universal.
~By Lytton Strachey ~


Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
~By Thomas Moore ~


God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us.
~By Niccolo Machiavelli ~


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 ~


There is no glory in star or blossom till looked upon by a loving eye; There is no fragrance in April breezes till breathed with joy as they wander by.
~By William C. Bryant ~


Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder.
~By George Eliot ~


The proper union of gin and vermouth is a great and sudden glory; it is one of the happiest marriages on earth, and one of the shortest lived.
~By Bernard De Voto ~


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


Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


To conquer without danger is to conquer without glory.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


Oh, how swiftly the glory of the world passes away!
~By Thomas a Kempis ~


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 ~


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 highest glory of the American Revolution was this: it connected in one indissoluble bond the principles of civil government with the principles of Christianity.
~By John Quincy Adams ~


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.
~By Henry James ~


He will have true glory who despises it.
~By Titus Livius ~


I think most artists create out of despair. The very nature of creation is not a performing glory on the outside, it's a painful, difficult search within.
~By Louise Berliawsky Nevelson ~


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


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


I am tired and sick of war. Its glory is all moonshine. It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, for vengeance, for desolation. War is hell.
~By William Tecumseh Sherman ~


The American flag, Old Glory, standing tall and flying free over American soil for 228 years is the symbol of our beloved country. It is recognized from near and afar, and many lives have been lost defending it.
~By Jeff Miller ~


If I'd been able to put the collection together in one go, say over two years, we'd have had a special team, most wouldn't stay. One or two glory seasons and they were off. To them, the north-east was too far out. They wanted to be with the big hitters.
~By Bryan Robson ~


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 ~


Born and educated in this country, I glory in the name of Briton.
~By George III ~


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. ~


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 ~


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 ~


Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.
~By Thucydides ~


I hope I'm better today than I was yesterday. I don't believe in glory days or anything like that, so I think the best is tomorrow or later this afternoon!
~By Edie Brickell ~


Language... 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 ~


For every person who has ever lived there has come, at last, a spring he will never see. Glory then in the springs that are yours.
~By Pam Brown ~


The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
~By Sallust ~


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


War in men's eyes shall be A monster of iniquity In the good time coming. Nations shall not quarrel then, To prove which is the stronger; Nor slaughter men for glory's sake; - Wait a little longer.
~By Charles Mackay ~


Christians should never fail to sense the operation of an angelic glory. It forever eclipses the world of demonic powers, as the sun does a candle's light.
~By Beverly Sills ~


Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal and not in reaching it.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


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


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 ~


For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.
~By Charles de Gaulle ~


Now, of course, the great thing about the solar system as a frontier is that there are no Indians, so you can have all the glory of the myth of the American westward expansion without any of the guilt.
~By Sarah Zettel ~


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


You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure about you. We were born to manifest the glory of God that is within us.
~By Marianne Williamson ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to the utmost of our abilities, is the glory of man.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Teamwork is what the Green Bay Packers were all about. They didn't do it for individual glory. They did it because they loved one another.
~By Vince Lombardi ~


You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon; Ireland's history in their lineaments trace; think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends.
~By William Butler Yeats ~


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


Just the other day I pulled out this old cassette of Ragged Glory and I popped it into my cassette player and I was digging it. They were just a great rock and roll band, one that presents the song ahead of everything else - there's no grand idea or concept behind it.
~By Krist Novoselic ~


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


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


If success attends my steps, honor and glory await my name-if defeat, still shall it be said we died like brave men, and conferred honor, even in death, on the American Name.
~By Zebulon Pike ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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


What shall befall me in the pursuance of this work, I refer to the disposal of Almighty God, whose glory is dearer to me, not only than my liberty, but than my life.
~By John Biddle ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


When we conquer without danger our triumph is without glory.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


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.
~By Norman Cousins ~


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 ~


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


The whole world knows that His glory has not been spread by force and weapons, but by poor fishermen.
~By Girolamo Savonarola ~


The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.
~By Alfred Austin ~


Men do not fight for flag or country, for the Marine Corps or glory or any other abstraction. They fight for one another. And if you came through this ordeal, you would age with dignity.
~By William Manchester ~


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 ~


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


A Victory without danger is a triumph without glory.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


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


With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.
~By Isadora Duncan ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


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


Why did men worship in churches, locking themselves away in the dark, when the world lay beyond its doors in all its real glory?
~By Charles de Lint ~


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


You may glory in a team triumphant... But you fall in love with a team in defeat.
~By Roger Kahn ~

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