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There is but one thing necessary to keep the possession of true glory, which is to hear the opposers of it with patience, and preserve the virtue by which it was acquired.

There is no respect of persons with God.

There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars: for one star differeth from another star in glory.

Those great actions whose luster dazzles us are represented by politicians as the effects of deep design, whereas they are commonly the effects of caprice and passion.

True glory consists in doing what deserves to be written; in writing what deserves to be read; and in so living as to make the world happier and better for our living in it.

True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretenses, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.

Two things ought to teach us to think but meanly of human glory - that the very best have had their calumniators, and the very worst their panegyrists.

We trust, Sir, that God is on our side. "It is more important to know that we are on God's side."

What is it: is man only a blunder of God, or God only a blunder of man?

When you win, there's glory enough for everybody. When you lose, there's glory for none.

When you're number one, you don't play for the tie.


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