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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.
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.
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.
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 crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
Frederick the Great
A lot of people want the crown, but they're not willing to bleed for it.
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.
I would rather go to any extreme than suffer anything that is unworthy of my reputation, or of that of my crown.
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
Integrity of life is fame's best friend, which nobly, beyond death, shall crown in the end.
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.
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.
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.
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
I love watching the Serengeti, the way lions live. The only way the king lion loses his crown is by somebody physically defeating him.
To be a king and wear a crown is a thing more glorious to them that see it than it is pleasant to them that bear it.
Public life is regarded as the crown of a career, and to young men it is the worthiest ambition. Politics is still the greatest and the most honorable adventure.
I won the crown for what I am - I'm certainly not going to let go of that!
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.
I am quite prepared, if we can do it without any disrespect to the Crown of England, to bring our titles to the marketplace and make a bonfire of them.
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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