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Picture quote by Bruce Lee about motivational

Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail. ⏤ Bruce Lee

Picture quote by Confucius about glory

Our greatest glory is not in never failling but in rising every time we fall. ⏤ Confucius

Picture quote by Confucius about glory

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. ⏤ Confucius

Picture quote by Elizabeth Gilbert about yourself

Embrace the glorious mess that you are. ⏤ Elizabeth Gilbert

Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about world

It takes a great deal of courage to see the world in all its tained glory, and still love it. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

Picture quote about glory

All glory is fleeting.

Picture quote by Moliere about motivational

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

Picture quote by Charles De Gaulle about glory

Glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her. ⏤ Charles De Gaulle

Picture quote by Eugene F. Ware about motivational

All glory comes from daring to begin. ⏤ Eugene F. Ware

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Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

African Proverbs,

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius, philosopher

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.

Paul Tillich, theologian

Glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.

Charles De Gaulle, leader

The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul.

Johann Sebastian Bach, composer

The nearest way to glory is to strive to be what you wish to be thought to be.

Socrates, philosopher

Whatever course you have chosen for yourself, it will not be a chore but an adventure if you bring to it a sense of the glory of striving.

David Sarnoff, inventor

The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

We are all gifted, but we have to discover the gift, uncover the gift, nurture and develop the gift and use it for the Glory of God and for the liberation struggle of our people.

Louis Farrakhan, activist

The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.

Epicurus, philosopher

The greater the effort, the greater the glory.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of an audience.

Eric Hoffer, writer

'Age' is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.

Martha Graham, dancer

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.

C. S. Lewis, writer

Military glory --the attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood.

Abraham Lincoln, president

The fire of glory is the torch of the mind.


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.

Thucydides, historian

The paths of glory lead but to the grave.

Thomas Gray, poet

Avoid shame but do not seek glory --nothing so expensive as glory.

Sydney Smith, clergyman

Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.

CharlesMaurice de Talleyrand,

Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.

Marcus Valerius Martial, poet

My appointed work is to awaken the divine nature that is within.

Peace Pilgrim, activist

True glory lies in noble deeds.


Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?

Lord Byron, poet

For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.

Charles De Gaulle, leader

Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.


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

Jean Racine, dramatist

There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously.

Lope de Vega, playwright

We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The final event to himself has been, that as he rose like a rocket, he fell like the stick.

Thomas Paine, writer

Glory comes too late, after one as been reduced to ashes.

Marcus Valerius Martial, poet

The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is their gray head.


There's no glory like those who save their country.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

We are Divine enough to ask and we are important enough to receive.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Born and educated in this country, I glory in the name of Briton.

George III, royalty

There is many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory, but boys it is all hell.

William Tecumseh Sherman, soldier

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.

Louise Berliawsky Nevelson, sculptor

By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet.

Thomas Merton, author

Sudden glory is the passion which makes those grimaces called laughter.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

I feel like I experienced my 20s in all their glory and all their disastrousness.

Sienna Miller, actress

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.

John Quincy Adams, president

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

Aristotle, philosopher

Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of the world, and leave only a margin by which we see the blot? I know no speck so troublesome as self.

George Eliot, author

Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.

Bruce Lee, actor

The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.

Samuel Johnson, author

Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.

Thomas Gray, poet

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

Sophia Bush, actress

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

Francis Drake, soldier

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

Mahalia Jackson, musician

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

Girolamo Savonarola, clergyman

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.

John Foxe, writer

To turn water into wine, and what is common into what is holy, is indeed the glory of Christianity.

Frederick William Robertson, clergyman

Glory - once achieved, what is it worth?

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

Some wars have been due to the lust of rulers for power and glory, or to revenge to wipe out the humiliation of a former defeat.

John Boyd Orr, politician

To vanquish without peril is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

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.

Pam Brown, poet

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

Charles de Lint, writer

Everybody born comes from the Creator trailing wisps of glory. We come from the Creator with creativity. I think that each one of us is born with creativity.

Maya Angelou, poet

I believe that each of us comes from the Creator trailing wisps of glory.

Maya Angelou, poet

Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, but, they also get more notoriety when they crash.

Amelia Earhart, aviator

The glory of 70mm is the sharpness of the image it offers.

Kenneth Branagh, actor

Glory be and praise to God. I didn't do any of this. God did. I don't have a recipe or a blueprint. I prayed for it, and my prayers are continuing to be answered.

Kevin Gates, rapper

Ethiopia shall once more arise from the ashes of material ruin to the heights of temporal glory.

Marcus Garvey, publisher

When we are truly aware of our spiritual glory, a varicose vein or two is not that big a deal.

Marianne Williamson, author

Jesus was a human being who, while on Earth, completely self-actualized and fulfilled in all ways the potential glory that lies within us all.

Marianne Williamson, author

One person seeking glory doesn't accomplish very much.

Sam Walton, businessman

The real glory is being knocked to your knees and then coming back. That's real glory. That's the essence of it.

Vince Lombardi, coach

Simplicity is the glory of expression.

Walt Whitman, poet

Think where man's glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends.

William Butler Yeats, poet

I want it all: I want the attention and live for the glory nights.

Anthony Joshua,

People who get comfortable in their spirit miss what they were created for. They were created to magnify the glory of the world.

Cory Booker, senator

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.

Norman Cousins, author

America does not fight for land, glory or riches.

Virginia Foxx, politician

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

James Joyce, novelist

Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.

William Cowper, poet

Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

Edwin Markham, poet

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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.

William Butler Yeats, poet

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.

Horatio Nelson, soldier

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.

Horatio Nelson, soldier

There is no glory in battle worth the blood it costs.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

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.

Alfred Austin, poet

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.

Marianne Williamson, author

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.

Silvia Cartwright, statesman

'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.

Timothy Dalton, actor

Look out into the universe and contemplate the glory of God. Observe the stars, millions of them, twinkling in the night sky, all with a message of unity, part of the very nature of God.

Sai Baba, leader

See that you buy the field where the Pearl is; sell all, and make a purchase of salvation. Think it not easy: for it is a steep ascent to eternal glory: many are lying dead by the way, slain with security.

Samuel Rutherford, theologian

Whether his policy was right or wrong, he built up the glory of the nation.

Sam Houston, politician

The stars that have most glory have no rest.

Samuel Daniel, poet

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.

Troy Perry, clergyman

A man's most glorious actions will at last be found to be but glorious sins, if he hath made himself, and not the glory of God, the end of those actions.

Thomas Brooks,

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.

William Tecumseh Sherman, soldier

There's many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory but it is all hell.

William Tecumseh Sherman, soldier

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.

Brian Greene, physicist

Our pleasance here is all vain glory, This false world is but transitory.

William Dunbar, poet

All glory comes from daring to begin.

Eugene F. Ware,

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.

Jane Porter, novelist

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

Robert Browning, poet

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