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Behaving like a princess is work. It's not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It's more about how you are inside.
I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.
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.
A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
Frederick the Great
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Remember the sufferings of Christ, the storms that were weathered... the crown that came from those sufferings which gave new radiance to the faith... All saints give testimony to the truth that without real effort, no one ever wins the crown.
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
God has given such brave soldiers to this Crown that, if they do not frighten our neighbours, at least they prevent us from being frightened by them.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
I love watching the Serengeti, the way lions live. The only way the king lion loses his crown is by somebody physically defeating him.
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
I would rather go to any extreme than suffer anything that is unworthy of my reputation, or of that of my crown.
We must wake ourselves up! Or somebody else will take our place, and bear our cross, and thereby rob us of our crown.
The glories of our blood and state, Are shadows, not substantial things; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings. Scepter and crown must tumble down, And, in the dust, be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade.
The crown is not my right, and pleaseth me not. The Lady Mary is the rightful heir.
The person who knows one thing and does it better than anyone else, even if it only be the art of raising lentils, receives the crown he merits. If he raises all his energy to that end, he is a benefactor of mankind and its rewarded as such.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more.
Healthcare is the cornerstone of the socialist state. It is the crown jewel of the welfare state.
I am a subject of the British Crown, but whenever I have to choose between the interests of England and Canada it is manifest to me that the interests of my country are identical with those of the United States of America.
The crown of life is neither happiness nor annihilation; it is understanding.
A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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