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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.
A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
Frederick the Great
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.
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.
I love watching the Serengeti, the way lions live. The only way the king lion loses his crown is by somebody physically defeating him.
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.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
The streets made me. They stay at me. There's nothing that's gonna take away from my legacy. I'm sorry. It is what it is. I'm dying this way. With the crown on my head, nobody can take nothing away from me. It is what it is. I am who I am. Bottom line.
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
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.
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
A lot of people want the crown, but they're not willing to bleed for it.
We read too much Shakespeare at school, and view our parliamentary politics as dynastic drama, in which an impatient crown prince frets at his long subordination and begins to scheme for the throne he knows he merits, was promised and has earned.
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.
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.
We must wake ourselves up! Or somebody else will take our place, and bear our cross, and thereby rob us of our crown.
Healthcare is the cornerstone of the socialist state. It is the crown jewel of the welfare state.
The skyscraper style first advocated by Louis Sullivan - a tower of strongly vertical character with clear definitions among base, shaft, and crown - has remained remarkably consistent throughout the history of this building type.
I envy those old Greek bathers, into whose hands were delivered Pericles, and Alcibiades, and the perfect models of Phidias. They had daily before their eyes the highest types of Beauty which the world has ever produced; for of all things that are beautiful, the human body is the crown.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
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.
He that hath no cross deserves no crown.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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