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Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire 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.
Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you. It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride that you gave up a throne for her.
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
On the throne, one has many worries; and remorse is the one that weighs the least.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure.
Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.
A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else.
Truth forever on the scaffold, wrong forever on the throne.
James Russell Lowell
It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other.
Some smart man once said that on the most exalted throne in the world, we are seated on nothing but our own arse.
The love of Christ reaches to the very depths of earthly misery and woe, or it would not meet the case of the veriest sinner. It also reaches to the throne of the eternal, or man could not he lifted from his degraded condition, and our necessities would not be met, our desires would be unsatisfied.
Ellen G. White
I actually don't want a throne at all, because I don't view myself as a queen; I view myself as one of my fans.
A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
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.
Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime.
We can approach God's throne with boldness because we are confident in the power of what Jesus accomplished for us at the cross.
Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter if he occupies a throne.
Robert Green Ingersoll
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.
The mistake of the West was to put the Sauds on the throne of Saudi Arabia and give them control of the world's oil fortune, which they then used to propagate Wahhabi Islam.
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he can't sit on it.
William Ralph Inge
I don't believe in a heaven or a hell or an old man sitting on a throne. I believe in a higher power bigger than me because that keeps me accountable.
Men are such power-seeking creatures, and they usually kill people to get to the throne.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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