Everyone craves for glory and magnificence. Plough through this article for famous quotes on glory and other quotations and sayings on magnificence.

Glory Quotes

In order to get your fair share of glory, it is a must for you to put in the blood, sweat and tears required for it. Letís consider the case of Michael Phelps, the champion swimmer, who took the sporting world by surprise with his feats at the Olympics. Do you think he achieved all the glory without putting in the hard work or without putting in those extra efforts that helped him get that much closer to his goals? Obviously not, and this only goes to show that in life, if you are looking for glory, magnificence and fame, nothing can get you there but hard work. Read on to come across famous quotations and sayings on glory and magnificence.

Liking money like I like it, is nothing less than mysticism. Money is a glory.

- Salvador Dali

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.

- Voltaire

No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.

- Herbert Hoover

You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.

- Indira Gandhi

To achieve the impossible; it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought.

- Jitterbug Perfume , Tom Robbins

If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.

- Nelson Mandela

Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

- William Faulkner

The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that's the day you start to the top.

- O. J. Simpson

When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award and every other gross-out award.

- Jack Nicholson

To be a king and wear a crown is a thing more glorious to them that see it than it is pleasant to them that bear it.

- Elizabeth I

And say my glory was I had such friends.

- William Butler Yeats

Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.

- Andrew Carnegie

To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization.

- Harriet Beecher Stowe

A woman's greatest glory is to be little talked about by men, whether for good or ill.

- Pericles

Age' is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.

- Martha Graham

An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.

- Jose Marti

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

- Charles de Gaulle

It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.

- Plutarch

I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such a glory over everything. The sun came up like gold through the trees, and I felt like I was in heaven.

- Harriet Tubman

Awards are meaningless to me, and I have nothing but disdain for anyone who actively campaigns to get one.

- Bill Murray

The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.

- Thucydides

A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.

- The Problem of Pain , C.S. Lewis

That is my major preoccupation, memory, the kingdom of memory. I want to protect and enrich that kingdom, glorify that kingdom and serve it.

- Elie Wiesel

I see heaven's glories shine and faith shines equal.

- Emily Bronte

God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.

- God's Passion for His Glory: Living the Vision of Jonathan Edwards , John Piper

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

- Julius Caesar

Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

- Al Gore

Born and educated in this country, I glory in the name of Briton.

- George III

How glorious it is - and also how painful - to be an exception.

- Alfred De Musset

Glory to Man in the highest! For Man is the master of things.

- Algernon Charles Swinburne

Victory and glory or misery and humiliation.

- Osama bin Laden

I give all glory to God.

- Sean John Combs

All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.

- Harry Truman

One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.

- Walter Scott

A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.

- Billie Jean King

A job should employ God-given talents in a way that glorifies Him.

- Marvin Olasky

Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis.

- Billie Jean King

Alison Krauss is definitely my favorite singer that's ever lived. I've never heard anyone like her.

- Brad Paisley

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