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Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter if he occupies a throne.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Truth forever on the scaffold, wrong forever on the throne.
James Russell Lowell
Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.
Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure.
It's not like I'm this glamour diva who hands everything over and I just sit on my throne at home.
Two urns on Jove's high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both.
A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he can't sit on it.
William Ralph Inge
This has always been the way of presidential politics. The president rises above the fray while his surrogates go on the attack. They throw the spears and fling the mud; he sits upon the throne.
I did a play called Throne of Straw when I was 11, at the Odyssey Theatre in Los Angeles. It became really clear to me at that point that I enjoyed acting more than any other experience I was having.
A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else.
You can build a throne with bayonets, but you can't sit on it for long.
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.
There's nothing secret about it. Everyone knows that I am waiting for my real parents, the king and queen, to come restore me to my rightful throne.
The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening.
Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire throne.
Pray always for all the learned, the oblique, the delicate. Let them not be quite forgotten at the throne of God when the simple come into their kingdom.
Love is a deception and a trap. Love is as big a myth that God sits with his flowing white beard in a throne and looks at us.
On the throne, one has many worries; and remorse is the one that weighs the least.
Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime.
It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other.
God hath made it a debt which one saint owes to another to carry their names to a throne of grace.
I just knew that God wasn't there. He was a man on a throne in Heaven, so he was easy to forget.
I am not saying that I'm happy about what's going on right now in our nation, but I am at peace and I am comforted because I know that He's on the throne. That is good enough for me.
We are all bound to the throne of the Supreme Being by a flexible chain which restrains without enslaving us. The most wonderful aspect of the universal scheme of things is the action of free beings under divine guidance.
Joseph de Maistre
A collective tyrant, spread over the length and breadth of the land, is no more acceptable than a single tyrant ensconced on his throne.
Among those who share a throne there can be no loyalty; Dominion's ever impatient consort.
Marcus Annaeus Lucan
If we allow the consideration of heathen morality and heathen religion to absolve us from the duty of preaching the gospel we are really deposing Christ from His throne in our own souls.
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