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    Glory is a heavy burden, a murdering poison, and to bear it is an art. And to have that art is rare.

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. . . glory built
On selfish principles is shame and guilt.

. . . glory built
On selfish principles is shame and guilt.

by William Cowper Found in: Glory Quotes,
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Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.

Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.

by Martial Found in: Glory Quotes,
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Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.

Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.

by Marcus Tullius Cicero Found in: Glory Quotes,
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I am climbing a difficult road; but the glory gives me strength.

I am climbing a difficult road; but the glory gives me strength.

by Sextus Propertius Found in: Glory Quotes,
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Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

by Joseph P. Thompson Found in: Glory Quotes,
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The fire of glory is the torch of the mind.

The fire of glory is the torch of the mind.

by Anonymous Found in: Glory Quotes,
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Glory drags all men along, low as well as high, bound captive at
the wheels of her glittering car.
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Glory drags all men along, low as well as high, bound captive at
the wheels of her glittering car.
[Lat., Fulgente trahit constrictos Gloria curru
Non minus ignotos generosis.]

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No flowery road leads to glory.
[Fr., Aucun chemin de fleurs ne conduit a la gloire.]

No flowery road leads to glory.
[Fr., Aucun chemin de fleurs ne conduit a la gloire.]

by Jean De La Fontaine Found in: Glory Quotes,
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True glory consists in doing what deserves to be written; in writing what deserves to be read; and in so read more

True glory consists in doing what deserves to be written; in writing what deserves to be read; and in so living as to make the world happier and better for our living in it.

by John Mccain Found in: Glory Quotes,
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