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Majesty Quotes


"Only cowards insult dying majesty." - Aesop

"I love the majesty of human suffering." - Alfred De Vigny

"There is a majesty in simplicity." - Alexander Pope

"Half-heartedne ss doesn't reach into majesty." - Rumi

"Your Majesty- Tugging my ear. Whenever." - Kiera Cass

"Her Majesty is not a subject." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Virtue alone has majesty in death." - Edward Young

"Can any praise be worthy of the Lord's majesty?" - Saint Augustine

"That was Hera. Her Majesty, the Loose Cannon." - Rick Riordan

"She has the majesty of hurricanes and explosions." - Lauren Destefano

"Calf love doesn't usually survive amputation, Your Majesty." - Megan Whalen Turner

"The power that holds the sky's majesty wins our worship." - Aeschylus

"The majesty of creation forms my faith in the Creator." - Anthony D. Williams

"Her majesty is one verb short of a sentence." - Jasper Fforde

"Our Sovereign's Health, the Majesty of the People." - Charles James Fox

"Majesty and love do not well agree, nor do they live together." - Ovid

"Silence is not just about secrecy, Your Majesty. It is grief and it is shame." - Melina Marchetta

"Good wine, well drunk, can lend majesty to the human spirit." - M F K Fisher

"a church ought to express the joy of religion as well as its majesty." - Barbara Mertz

"Love can achieve unexpected majesty in the rocky soil of misfortune." - Tony Snow

"You're a cynic," Urgit accused. Silk shook his head. "No, Your Majesty. I'm a realist." - David Eddings

"Forgive me, Majesty. I am a vulgar man! But I assure you, my music is not." - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

"Clemency is one of the brightest diamonds in the crown of majesty." - William Secker

"Your Majesty may think me an impatient sick man, and that the Turks are even sicker." - Voltaire

"There is a majesty in simplicity which is far above the quantities of wit." - Alexander Pope

"Religion is not in want of art; it rests on its own majesty." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"In photographing dwarfs, you don't get majesty and beauty. You get dwarfs." - Susan Sontag

"In nakedness I behold the majesty of the essential instead of the trappings of pretension." - Horatio Greenough

"All my own perception of beauty both in majesty and simplicity is founded upon Our Lady." - J R R Tolkien

"Happy the soul that has been awed by a view of God's majesty" - Arthur W. Pink

"The law in its majesty prohibits rich and poor alike from sleeping under bridges." - Anatole France

"I am still reeling with delight at the soaring majesty of Norfolk." - John Betjeman

"Ay; beauty's princely majesty is such, Confounds the tongue and makes the senses rough." - William Shakespeare

"Whatever farce the boastful hero plays, Virtue alone has majesty in death." - Edward Young

"The majesty That from man's soul looks through his eager eyes." - William Morris

"Majesty, there you see a how a person comes down in the world." - Piet de Jong

"Henceforth the majesty of God revere; Fear Him, and you have nothing else to fear." - James Fordyce

"And what, in a mean man, I should call folly, Is in your majesty remarkable wisdom." - Philip Massinger

"How can I possibly dislike a sex to which Your Majesty belongs?" - Cecil Rhodes

"Presence is needed to become aware of the Beauty, the Majesty, the Sacredness of Nature" - Eckhart Tolle

"Henceforth the majesty of God revere;Fear Him, and you have nothing else to fear." - Jean Racine

"In winter we behold the charms of solemn majesty and naked grandeur." - James Ellis

"There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit." - Alexander Pope

"I sow; my successor reaps. This is the majesty of democracy." - Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

"When people think of hats, they think of her majesty the queen." - Philip Treacy

"Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in the same place." - Ovid

"On the Wednesday evening - that is, the day I saw her Majesty on this particular point - I had the opportunity of conferring with all those whom I proposed to submit to her Majesty as Ministers." - Robert Peel

"Worship is the specific act of ascribing to God the glory, majesty, honor, and worthiness which are His." - Jerry Bridges

"Christian worship must contain both the cross and the crown. Sing of majesty, and sing of mercy." - Matt Redman

"Pure love is matchless in majesty; it has no parallel in power and there is no darkness it cannot dispel...." - Meher Baba

"I don't like the compression on compact discs. It's lacking in air, and it's lacking in majesty." - Marianne Faithfull

"Leave everything for one moment, in unending time and just be. This is the majesty of Being" - Mooji

"If his Majesty is resolved to have my head, he may make a whistle of my arse if he pleases." - Algernon Sidney

"That is how His Majesty [the Lord] rewards our good works-I mean, by predisposing us to perform better ones." - Teresa of Avila

"Night, sable goddess! from her ebon throne, In rayless majesty, now stretches forth Her leaden sceptre o'er a slumbering world." - Edward Young

"A power of Butterfly must be - The Aptitude to fly Meadows of Majesty concedes And easy Sweeps of Sky -" - Emily Dickinson

"Between the humble and contrite heart and the majesty of Heaven there are no barriers. The only password is prayer." - Hosea Ballou

"Yet looks he like a king. Behold, his eye, As bright as is the eagle's lightens forth Controlling majesty." - William Shakespeare

"O, unhappy state of kings! it is well the robe of majesty is gay, or who would put it on?" - Hannah More

"So please your majesty, my master hath been an honourable gentleman. Tricks he hath had in him, which gentleman have." - William Shakespeare

"Your Majesty, I am like you. I do no work. I do nothing, but I am indispensable." - Sergei Diaghilev

"His Majesty has always been a powerful man. Perhaps he has never had to distinguish between the two." - Alison Goodman

"His Majesty the King requires that the Royal Chancellery in all written documents endeavor to write in clear, plain Swedish." - Charles XII of Sweden

"The past, the future, majesty, love - if they are vacant of you, you are vacant of them." - Walt Whitman

"If his Majesty is resolved to have my head, he may make a whistle of my arse if he pleases." - Algernon Sydney

"When you're absolute beginners, It's a panoramic view, From Her Majesty, Mt. Zion, And the Kingdom is for you." - M Ward

"Night, sable goddess! from her ebon throne, In rayless majesty, now stretches forth Her leaden scepter o'er a slumbering world." - Edward Young

"Majesty: when a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty." - George Bernard Shaw

"Paradise will not be a hall of mirrors, it will be a display of majesty, and it won't be ours" - John Piper

"Between the humble and contrite heart and the majesty of Heaven there are no barriers; the only password is prayer." - Hosea Ballou

"Her Majesty said she hoped I would have time for my horses - I own two and have shares in four." - Alex Ferguson

"There! His Majesty can now read my name without glasses. And he can double the reward on my head!" - John Hancock

"I get my best ideas in a thunderstorm. I have the power and majesty of nature on my side." - Ralph Steadman

"What's fascinating about the Australians is they have this quality that they are impervious to majesty. They're not awed." - Tom Hooper

"I have absolutely no difficulty myself with the playing of God Save the Queen in the presence of Her Majesty." - John Howard

"We think of God as too much like what we are. Learn to acknowledge the full majesty of your incomparable God and Savior." - J I Packer

"Never before had I recognized the ring of majesty that was in Billy Black's voice, though I realized now that this authority had always been there." - Stephenie Meyer

"Set your sights beyond what you can see. There is true majesty in the concept of an unseen power which can neither be measured nor weighed." - Ted Koppel

"That you prefer to rule through fear rather than justice? So sorry, Your Majesty, I'm afraid I already knew that about you." - Marissa Meyer

"When you dishonor the the utter glory and majesty of black people, you lie. Your heart lies to you and you let it" - Sinead O'Connor

"God has appointed us captains of this our bodily fort, which, without treason to that majesty, are never to be delivered over till they are demanded." - Philip Sidney

"His Majesty [the Lord] . . . rewards great services with trials, and there can be no better reward, for out of trials springs love for God." - Teresa of Avila

"Half-heartedness doesn't reach into majesty. You set out to find God, but then you keep stopping for long periods at meanspirited roadhouses." - Rumi

"The Child, the Lord Jesus Christ . . . Word in our flesh, Wisdom in infancy, Power in weakness, and in true Man, the Lord of Majesty." - Pope Leo I

"There are people whose faces assume an unaccustomed beauty and majesty the moment they cease to look out of their eyes." - Marcel Proust

"Men are never duly touched and impressed with a conviction of their insignificance, until they have contrasted themselves with the majesty of God" - R C Sproul

"...I'd have cheerfully thrown Her Majesty and her hundred pounds of baggage to the curb, but that wasn't mature. ~Cat on Annette" - Jeaniene Frost

"History is a child building a sand-castle by the sea, and that child is the whole majesty of man's power in the world." - Heraclitus

"I proceeded in my national mission, seeking to pave the way for an understanding between His Majesty and the other ruling princes of Arabia." - Ameen Rihani

"My God, is it possible that all the people have gone mad? The civil war now being inaugurated will be as horrible as his Satanic Majesty could desire." - Sam Houston

"Man is never sufficiently touched and affected by the awareness of his lowly state until he has compared himself with God's majesty." - John Calvin

"Gamble everything for love, if you are a true human being. If not, leave this gathering. Half-heartedness doesn't reach into majesty." - Rumi

"However many and however great and burdensome your sins may be, with God there is greater mercy. Just as His majesty is, so likewise is His mercy." - Patriarch Tikhon of Moscow

"Now for the bare-picked bone of majesty Doth dogged war bristle his angry crest And snarleth in the gentle eyes of peace." - William Shakespeare

"How impious is the title of sacred majesty applied to a worm, who, in the midst of his splendor, is crumbling into dust." - Thomas Paine

"Your employment is that of the Son of God; it makes no great appearance before men, but it will finally arise in majesty to overshadow all created glory." - Robert Hall

"The mass and majesty of this world, all That carries weight and always weighs the same, Lay in the hands of others." - W H Auden

"That you prefer to rule through fear rather than justice? So sorry, Your Majesty, I'm afraid I already knew that about you." - Marissa Meyer

"Dignity and majesty have I seen but once, as it stood in chains, at midnight, in a dungeon in an obscure village of Missouri." - Parley P. Pratt

"Do little things as if they were great, because of the majesty of the Lord Jesus Christ who dwells in thee." - Blaise Pascal

"Be NOBLE! and the nobleness that liesIn other men, sleeping, but never dead,Will rise in majesty to meet thine own." - James Russell Lowell

"As long as His Majesty is sick, I will move my bed to his chambers, the better to care for him." - Catherine Parr

"The modern majesty consists in work. What a man can do is his greatest ornament, and he always consults his dignity by doing it." - Thomas Carlyle

"Water is the grand epic of creation; and there is not a human soul but feels the influence of its majesty, its power, or its beauty." - Sarah Josepha Hale

"Earthly majesty is always akin to the fallen angel, who is proud and unhappy, beautiful but troubled, and whose plans and efforts, though vast, are denied access." - Otto Von Bismarck

"We are even higher than the heavens, we are greater than angels; Why should we not transcend both? Our lodging-place is Majesty." - Rumi

"Anyone who truly walks with God, walks humbly. The closer we draw near to Him, the more we behold His majesty!" - Beth Moore

"No,' the professor replied. 'Her Majesty s alive and well - at least I assume so if she hasn't met a certain van driver from Yeovil.' ~Professor Hamilton" - Bryan Davis

"If you cannot say what you mean, your majesty, you will never mean what you say and a gentleman should always mean what he says." - Peter O'Toole

"The monster has escaped Elba!" "The tyrant has landed at Cannes!" "Bonaparte meets the troops." "Napoleon approaches Paris." "His Imperial Majesty has entered the capital." - David Frum

"Sir. My lord. Master Roydon." The young man blurted out most available titles except for "Your Majesty" and "Prince of Darkness." These were implied nonetheless." - Deborah Harkness

"Good grief! They're going to call us inside soon, and Sticky hasn't even met Madge yet!" "Who's Madge?" Sticky asked. "Her Majesty the Queen!" - Trenton Lee Stewart

"It's a great honor... and it's an honor to be with her majesty, obviously... I'm very honored to be given this honor. (upon receiving the OBE)" - David Beckham

"This royal throne of kings, this scepter'd isle, This earth of majesty, this seat of Mars, This other Eden, demi-Paradise." - William Shakespeare

"We cannot resist the conviction that this world is for us only the porch of another and more magnificent temple of the Creator's majesty." - Frederick William Faber

"Each word of Heraclitus expresses the pride and the majesty of truth, but of truth grasped in intuitions rather than attained by the rope ladder of logic." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The relative majesty of buildings depends more on the weight and vigour of their masses than any other tribute of their design." - John Ruskin

"Let us fall before the majesty of our great God, acknowledging our faults, and praying that he will make us ever more conscious of them." - John Calvin

"Be noble! and the nobleness that lies In other men, sleeping but never dead, Will rise in majesty to meet thine own." - James Russell Lowell

"all the light and beauty, all the grandeur and majesty of the universe are unraveled only in the tiny retinas of human beings - page 199" - Varadaraja V. Raman

"An excess of storytelling has become the contemporary way of shrouding, in majesty, a lack; it is the Sun King principle. The lack is the human." - James Wood (critic)

"Earth has not anything to show more fair: Dull would he be of soul who could pass by A sight so touching in its majesty." - William Wordsworth

"The miracles of Christ were studiously performed in the most unostentatious way. He seemed anxious to veil His majesty under the love with which they were wrought." - William Ellery Channing

"O majesty unspeakable and dread! Wert thou less mighty than Thou art, Thou wert, O Lord, too great for our belief, Too little for our heart." - Frederick William Faber

"Almost 15 with music, we have so many guitars that we developed over the years. The latest one is 'The Majesty' guitar, which I'm really proud of." - John Petrucci

"Gamble everything for love, if you are a true human being. If not, leave this gathering. Half-heartedness does' reach into majesty." - Rumi

"To the Everlasting Father, And the Son who made us free And the Spirit, God proceeding From them Each eternally, Be salvation, honour, blessing, Might and endless majesty." - Thomas Aquinas

"In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"No more I do, your Majesty. But what's that got to do with it? I might as well die on a wild goose chase as die here." - C S Lewis

"The Answer to the Great Question... Of Life, the Universe and Everything... Is... Forty-two,' said Deep Thought, with infinite majesty and calm." - Douglas Adams

"There is a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it, and fills it with noble inclinations." - Washington Irving

"Your Majesty, I took the liberty because I was so desirous of visiting alone with you for a few minutes before the rest of the other peasants arrived." - Walter Annenberg

"While I have never been a regular churchgoer, I'm anything but immune to the power and the majesty of the religious experience." - Joseph Barbera

"The amount of time we spend with Jesus - meditating on His Word and His majesty, seeking His face - establishes our fruitfulness in the kingdom." - Charles Stanley

"The greatest work of art about New York? The question seems nebulous. The city's magic and majesty are distilled in the photographs of Alfred Stieglitz and Paul Strand." - Jerry Saltz

"The majesty of the Scriptures strikes me with admiration, as the purity of the gospel has its influence on my heart." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"O majesty unspeakable and dread!Wert thou less mighty than Thou art,Thou wert, O Lord, too great for our belief,Too little for our heart." - Frederick William Faber

"Too much excitement, Your Majesty?" I asked. "He was standing too close." "He was asking about Andrea." "Too close. I didn't like it." Curran wrapped his arm around my shoulders and started walking, steering me away from the group. His Possessive Majesty in all of his glory." - Ilona Andrews

"Too much excitement, Your Majesty?" I asked. "He was standing too close." "He was asking about Andrea." "Too close. I did' like it." Curran wrapped his arm around my shoulders and started walking, steering me away from the group. His Possessive Majesty in all of his glory." - Ilona Andrews

"Your Majesty, you just-" Costis stopped. "Just what?" the king prompted wickedly. Nothing would induce Costis to say out loud that the king had almost fallen from the palace wall and that Costis had seen him manifestly saved by the God of Thieves. The king smiled. "Cat got your tongue?" "Your Majesty, you are drunk," Costis pleaded. "I am. What's your excuse?" - Megan Whalen Turner

"Along with everything else, I know that there is a beauty in mankind. It is a beauty that no ugliness, no violence, no hatred and no evil can ever completely erase. I have also learned there is a majesty in mankind. It is a majesty that no sickness, no suffering, no want or lack, no poverty and no pain can ever truly subjugate." - Don Pendleton

"A wise man can do no better than to turn from the churches and look up through the airy majesty of the wayside trees with exultation, with resignation, at the unconquerable uncomplicated sun." - Llewelyn Powys

"Every one sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are, and those few dare not oppose themselves to the opinion of the many, who have the majesty of the state to defend them." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"We should like Nature to go no further; we should like it to be finite, like our mind; but this is to ignore the greatness and majesty of the Author of things." - Gottfried Leibniz

"How much on outward show does all depend, If virtues from within no lustre lend! Strip off th'externals M and Y, the rest Proves Majesty itself is but a Jest." - Horace Walpole

"He tasted each one of them. The raw power and majesty of Wrath. The vast strength of Rhage. The burning, protective loyalty of Phury. The cold savagery of Zsadist. The sharp cunning of Vishous." - J.R. Ward

"Strength, strength alone, is honorable, the German nation clamors in its majesty. But since it is hard to muster strength so suddenly, they have to make do with boorishness." - Franz Grillparzer

"If a man is at heart just, then in so far is he God; the safety of God, the immortality of God, the majesty of God do enter into that man with justice." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When the Negro learns what manner of man he is spiritually, he will wake up all over. He will stop playing white even on the stage. He will rise in the majesty of his own soul." - Nannie Helen Burroughs

"It may be - I hope it is - redemption to guess and perhaps perceive that the universe, the hell which we see for all its beauty, vastness, majesty, is only part of a whole which is quite unimaginable." - William Golding



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