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Quotations by Topic : [ Glory ]

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Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
~ Napoleon I | ( Napoleon Bonaparte. French general. ) | 1769-1821 | Glory
quotes Division : War Leaders   
     
Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of an audience.
~ Eric Hoffer | ( American philosopher and author. ) | 1902-1983 | Glory
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.
~ William Cowper | ( British poet. ) | 1731-1800 | Glory
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Glory
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Military glory --the attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood.
~ Abraham Lincoln | ( Politician. President of the United States. ) | 1809-1865 | Glory
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
Sudden glory is the passion which makes those grimaces called laughter.
~ Thomas Hobbes | ( British philosopher. ) | 1588-1679 | Glory
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Glory
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
The final event to himself has been, that as he rose like a rocket, he fell like the stick.
~ Thomas Paine | (English intellectual. ) | 1737-1809 | Glory
quotes Division : Intellectuals   
     
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
~ Marcus Tulius Cicero | ( Writer, politician and great roman orator. ) | 106-43 BC | Glory
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
The nearest way to glory is to strive to be what you wish to be thought to be.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Glory
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
There's no glory like those who save their country.
~ Lord Alfred Tennyson | ( British poet. ) | 1809-1892 | Glory
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Glory
quotes Division : British Poets