glory quotes - 10 of
Better to be shattered jade than unbroken pottery.
Should I not hear, as I lie down in dust,
The horns of glory blowing above my burial?
The strongest poison ever known
Came from Caesar's laurel crown.
Here now do I find myself in the very sphere of magnificence. I live with princes, and a court is my home.
I then went to the Parade. I saw the King. It was a glorious sight.... As a loadstone moves needles, or a storm bows the lofty oak
He leaves a white
Unbroken glory, a gathered radiance, A width, a shining peace, under the night.
... is merry glory.
Is saltatory. Yet he grips his right of twisting free.
Now you know Danton: in a few hours he will fall asleep in the arms of glory.
Be it only for a day, it is still a glory without equal to be master of the world just that day.
Death was to be my glory, but destiny has refused it.
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