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The nearest way to come at glory, is to do that for conscience which we do for glory. - Benjamin Franklin

Created half to rise, and half to fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of Truth, in endless Error hurled: The glory, jest and riddle of the world! (Essay on Man) - Alexander Pope

No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory, no glory; no cross, no crown. - William Penn

Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness. - Aristotle [Aristoteles]

Not hate, but glory, made these chiefs contend; And each brave foe was in his soul a friend. - Homer [Homeros]

At first a small line of inconceivable splendor emerged on the horizon, which, quickly expanding, the sun appeared in all of his glory, unveiling the whole face of nature, vivifying every color of the landscape, and sprinkling the dewy earth with glittering light. - Ann Ward Radcliffe

The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so far as it disposes and eases his way to action by the greater trust that it procures him. - Plutarch [Ploutarchos]

The first in glory, as the first in place. - Homer [Homeros]

Remember that you have only one soul; that you have only one death to die; that you have only one life, which is short and has to be lived by you alone; and there is only one glory, which is eternal. If you do this, there will be many things about which you care nothing. - Saint Teresa of Avila