Most popular glory quotes
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal, not in reaching it.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.
The noblest spirit is most strongly attracted by the love of glory.
For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
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.
A victory without danger is a triumph without glory.
A woman's greatest glory is to be little talked about by men, whether for good or ill.
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.
An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.
And say my glory was I had such friends.
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
Glory—once achieved, what is it worth?
Glory comes too late, after one as been reduced to ashes.
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
Glory is a heavy burden, a murdering poison, and to bear it is an art. And to have that art is rare.
Glory lies in the attempt to reach one's goal and not in reaching it.
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.
Glory to Man in the highest! For Man is the master of things.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us.
Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.
Grace tried is better than grace, and more than grace; it is glory in its infancy.
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.
He who is completely sanctified, or cleansed from all sin, and dies in this state, is fit for glory.
He will have true glory who despises it.
How quickly passes away the glory of this world.
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.
I do not care for the money, just for the glory.
I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.
I'll always be chasing you... Glory.
Interest is the spur of the people, but glory that of great souls. Invention is the talent of youth, and judgment of age.
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.
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.
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder.
Oh, how swiftly the glory of the world passes away!
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
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.
Our greatest glory consists not in never failing, but in rising every time we fall.
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.
Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
Simplicity is the glory of expression.
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.
Sudden glory is the passion which maketh those grimaces called laughter.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.