Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
By common consent gray hairs are a crown of glory; the only object of respect that can never excite envy.
The men and women cut their hair close round to the ears and eyes. The women, after the manner of the Parthians, cover their heads with a large white veil, folded together in the form of a crown.
Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more.
The Crown Prince has said he needs to broaden political participation in the governing of Saudi Arabia.
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.
I would rather go to any extreme than suffer anything that is unworthy of my reputation, or of that of my crown.
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.
Luther was guilty of two great crimes - he struck the Pope in his crown, and the monks in their belly.
A farmer travelling with his load Picked up a horseshoe on the road, And nailed if fast to his barn door, That luck might down upon him pour; That every blessing known in life Might crown his homestead and his wife, And never any kind of harm Descend upon his growing farm.
Being champion is all well and good, but you can't eat a crown.
In England the judges should have independence to protect the people against the crown. Here the judges should not be independent of the people, but be appointed for not more than seven years. The people would always re-elect the good judges.
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
Being made in the image of God, man was the crown of creation.
I am a subject of the British Crown, but whenever I have to choose between the interests of England and Canada it is manifest to me that the interests of my country are identical with those of the United States of America.
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.
I have been represented as a Protestant minister; there was not one of the canvassers of the honourable gentlemen opposite that did not represent to the people that I was not a Minister of the Crown, but that I was a Protestant minister.
At the concert I'm going to crown the best looking man, Mr. Tampa. Bald men definitely have an edge.
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.
That perfect bliss and sole felicity, the sweet fruition of an earthly crown.
Our founders did not oust George III in order for us to crown Richard I.
Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader.
I felt privileged to be a facet of such a jewel in the crown of American cinema.
He that hath no cross deserves no crown.