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Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
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.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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.
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The crown of literature is poetry.
W. Somerset Maugham
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.
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
Luther was guilty of two great crimes - he struck the Pope in his crown, and the monks in their belly.
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.
To gain a crown by fighting is great, to reject it divine.
In England the judges should have independence to protect the people against the crown. Here the judges should not be independent of the people, but be appointed for not more than seven years. The people would always re-elect the good judges.
We must wake ourselves up! Or somebody else will take our place, and bear our cross, and thereby rob us of our crown.
Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
Frederick the Great
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.
I would rather go to any extreme than suffer anything that is unworthy of my reputation, or of that of my crown.
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
Sexiness, particularly in movies, is the chess game in the 'Thomas Crown Affair'. It's, it's, I don't know, but Faye Dunaway comes up a lot in that thinking. It's the subtlety of sexiness. The moment you try to be sexy, then it's not.
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.
Our founders did not oust George III in order for us to crown Richard I.
The thing with movies is, because you have so little time, I always feel like there are more things we could've done with the character. If we'd done a sequel to 'The Thomas Crown Affair,' what would that have been like? But for the most part, you try not to think of that, because it's just going to break your heart.
He that hath no cross deserves no crown.
That perfect bliss and sole felicity, the sweet fruition of an earthly crown.
No cross no crown.
Public life is regarded as the crown of a career, and to young men it is the worthiest ambition. Politics is still the greatest and the most honorable adventure.
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