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I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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Whereas nationalism still seeks power, honour, and glory through means that endanger other countries, patriotism knows that a country's strength and honour can only be permanently safeguarded through concourse with other countries. And whereas nationalism scoffs at the idea of international laws and regulations, patriotism seeks to create such.

Ellen Key

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The winter solstice has always been special to me as a barren darkness that gives birth to a verdant future beyond imagination, a time of pain and withdrawal that produces something joyfully inconceivable, like a monarch butterfly masterfully extracting itself from the confines of its cocoon, bursting forth into unexpected glory.

Gary Zukav

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Let there be many windows to your soul, that all the glory of the world may beautify it.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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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.

William Wordsworth

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The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives — the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.

Norman Cousins

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The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.

Thucydides

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The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.

Walt Whitman

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The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.

Alfred Austin

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Glory — quotes and aphorisms

Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.

James Joyce

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Language... has created the word 'loneliness' to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word 'solitude' to express the glory of being alone.

Paul Tillich

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Look out into the universe and contemplate the glory of God. Observe the stars, millions of them, twinkling in the night sky, all with a message of unity, part of the very nature of God.

Sai Baba

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The glory of justice and the majesty of law are created not just by the Constitution — nor by the courts — nor by the officers of the law — nor by the lawyers — but by the men and women who constitute our society — who are the protectors of the law as they are themselves protected by the law.

Robert Kennedy

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No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

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Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being alone.

Paul Tillich

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Simplicity is the glory of expression.

Walt Whitman

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Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.

William Barclay

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Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

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Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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