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That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
The Bible tells us that God will meet all our needs. He feeds the birds of the air and clothes the grass with the splendor of lilies. How much more, then, will He care for us, who are made in His image? Our only concern is to obey the heavenly Father and leave the consequences to Him.
There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is not beauty.
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity.
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what is now shining in splendor.
A horse is a thing of beauty... none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splendor.
Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse.
Therefore I am sure that this, my Coronation, is not the symbol of a power and a splendor that are gone but a declaration of our hopes for the future, and for the years I may, by God's Grace and Mercy, be given to reign and serve you as your Queen.
Queen Elizabeth II
Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls.
A child does not notice the greatness and the beauty of nature and the splendor of God in his works.
American Splendor is just an ongoing journal. It's an ongoing autobiography. I started it when I was in my early 30s, and I just keep going.
I came up with American Splendor. Some people think it's American Squalor.
It's the Power of the Almighty, the Splendor of Nature, and then you.
I would do 'American Splendor' and 'About Schmidt' again in a heartbeat.
I have departed from this planet and I have left behind my poor earthly ones with their occupations which are as many as they are useless; at last I am living in the scintillating splendor of the stars, each of which used to seem to me as large as millions of suns.
Idle is the day and lantern the hour as I delight in the splendor of your kiss grog.
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