Glory Quotes

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Joseph P. Thompson

Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?

Lord Byron

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

Oriana Fallaci

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

Thomas Hobbes

The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.

Marcus Tulius Cicero

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Socrates

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

Charles De Gaulle

Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.

William Cowper

Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.

Martial

True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Sextus Propertius

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

Confucius

There is no road of flowers leading to glory

Jean de La Fontaine

Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.

Johathan Edwards

Fame is not the glory; virtue is the goal, and fame only a messenger to bring more to the fold.

Vanna Bonta

The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so far as it disposes and eases his way to action by the greater trust that it procures him.

Plutarch

No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.

Benjamin Franklin

Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.

George Bernard Shaw

Most dreams of glory are safe because we never venture to put them into practice.

Charles Curothe

Glory is not a conceit. It is not a decoration for valor. Glory belongs to the act of being constant to something greater than yourself, to a cause, to your principles, to the people on whom you rely and who rely on you in rerun.

John McCain

I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.

Julius Caesar

I have not studied in this you read to show you my skill but to declare the truth, not to set forth myself, but to the glory of God.

Anne Bradstreet

Suicidal glory is the luxury of the irresponsible. We're not giving up. We're waiting for a better opportunity to win.

Lois McMaster Bujold

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Updated On : November 18, 2013
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