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  1. Picture quote by Confucius about glory

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

  2. Picture quote by Bruce Lee about motivational

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

  3. Picture quote by Elizabeth Gilbert about yourself

    Embrace the glorious mess that you are. ⏤ Elizabeth Gilbert

  4. Picture quote by Confucius about glory

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote about glory

    All glory is fleeting.

  7. Picture quote by Moliere about motivational

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

  8. Picture quote by African Proverbs about expression

    Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter. ⏤ African Proverbs

  9. Picture quote by Charles De Gaulle about glory

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

  10. 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.


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

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

Charles De Gaulle

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

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


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

The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

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


The greater the effort, the greater the glory.

Pierre Corneille

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

Martha Graham

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

Eric Hoffer

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

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

CharlesMaurice de Talleyrand

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

Sydney Smith

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

Peace Pilgrim

The fire of glory is the torch of the mind.


Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.

Marcus Valerius Martial

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.


The paths of glory lead but to the grave.

Thomas Gray

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


We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Jean Racine

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

Thomas Paine

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

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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

Lope de Vega

True glory lies in noble deeds.


Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?

Lord Byron

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

Marcus Valerius Martial

Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.


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

Charles De Gaulle

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

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

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


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

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

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

Wayne Dyer

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

George III

The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.

Samuel Johnson

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

Sienna Miller

Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.

Bruce Lee

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

William Tecumseh Sherman

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Thomas Hobbes

Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.

Thomas Gray

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

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.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.

John Gielgud

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.

John Steinbeck

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.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

The fleet sailed to its war base in the North Sea, headed not so much for some rendezvous with glory as for rendezvous with discretion.

Barbara Tuchman

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.

William Manchester

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.

Joseph Addison

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.

Henry Ward Beecher

To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.

Agnes De Mille

There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.

Claud-Adrian Helvetius

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.

John Adams

No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

Al Gore

Surely a King who loves pleasure is less dangerous than one who loves glory?

Nancy Mitford

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.

Bernard De Voto

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

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

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

Girolamo Savonarola

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

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

Frederick William Robertson

Glory - once achieved, what is it worth?

Emile M. Cioran

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

To vanquish without peril is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

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

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

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

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

Maya Angelou

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

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

Kenneth Branagh

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

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

Marcus Garvey

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

Marianne Williamson

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

One person seeking glory doesn't accomplish very much.

Sam Walton

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

Simplicity is the glory of expression.

Walt Whitman

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

William Butler Yeats

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

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

America does not fight for land, glory or riches.

Virginia Foxx

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

James Joyce

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

William Cowper

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

Edwin Markham

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

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

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

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

Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

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

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

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