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Uneasy lies the head that craves the crown.
Howard E. Koch
Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader.
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
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.
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.
The crown is not my right, and pleaseth me not. The Lady Mary is the rightful heir.
Luther was guilty of two great crimes - he struck the Pope in his crown, and the monks in their belly.
I cut 'Diamond in My Crown' in my home in Georgia, because I wanted to use an old 1848 pump organ that my mother-in-law had gotten for Emory for Christmas one year. His mother would be proud to know that pump organ was made use of.
It's not that I want to necessarily avoid my darker moments, but I don't capitalize them and put a crown on them and tote them around as the answer anymore.
We must wake ourselves up! Or somebody else will take our place, and bear our cross, and thereby rob us of our crown.
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.
The man forget not, though in rags he lies, and know the mortal through a crown's disguise.
At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hongkong, the British Crown Colony, will be restored to China. This is not only an event which will be celebrated by patriotic Chinese; any patriotic American should celebrate it as well.
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.
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.
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.
To gain a crown by fighting is great, to reject it divine.
A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
I once received a cape that was made from the little purple bags that Crown Royal Whisky comes in.
He that hath no cross deserves no crown.
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.
That perfect bliss and sole felicity, the sweet fruition of an earthly crown.
I spent a lot of time with a crown on my head.
A farmer travelling with his load Picked up a horseshoe on the road, And nailed if fast to his barn door, That luck might down upon him pour; That every blessing known in life Might crown his homestead and his wife, And never any kind of harm Descend upon his growing farm.
James Thomas Fields
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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