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"The palace Beautiful." - John Bunyan

"You cannot make a cheap palace." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Allegory dwells in a transparent palace." - Antoine-Marin Lemierre

"And keeps the palace of the soul." - Edmund Waller

"A library is a palace of dreams." - M.C. Beaton

"Grain by grain, a loaf. Stone upon stone, a palace." - George Bernard Shaw

"For serenity, always prefer the cottage to the palace!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"You don't go to Buckingham Palace in a sweater," - Oscar De La Renta

"Be your own palace, or the world is your jail." - John Donne

"My soul is not a palace of the past..." - James Russell Lowell

"There are rumours of fractions within the Palace dressing room." - Shaun Derry

"Ignorance is God's prison. Knowing is God's palace" - Rumi

"Why not the Bahamas? Or the Corn Palace?" - Richelle Mead

"The palace we built has become a prison." - 2D

"Ignorance is God's prison. Knowing is God's palace." - Rumi

"The dome of thought, the palace of the soul." - Lord Byron

"Grain by grain - a loaf; stone by stone - a palace." - George Bernard Shaw

"Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail." - John Donne

"Don't expect ambiguities, hesitations or palace intrigues from me." - Anibal Cavaco Silva

"The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom." - William Blake

"Where life is possible at all, a right life is possible; life in a palace is possible; therefore even in a palace a right life is possible." - Marcus Aurelius

"Prostitution in the towns is like the cesspool in the palace: take away the cesspool and the palace will become an unclean and evil-smelling place." - Thomas Aquinas

"I'll have to have a palace, of course. I may not be a princess, but I am a movie queen, and every queen should have a palace." - Jayne Mansfield

"By reason of his elegance, he resembles an image painted in a palace, though he is as majestic as the palace itself." - Abdelkader El Djezairi

"In the greenest of our valleys By good angels tenanted, Once a fair and stately palace - Radiant palace - reared its head." - Edgar Allan Poe

"The meanest hut with love in it is a palace fit for the gods, and a palace without love is a den only fit for wild beasts." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"I'd rather live in a cave with a view of a palace than live in a palace with a view of a cave." - Karl Pilkington

"Death is only a grim porter to let us into a stately palace." - Richard Sibbes

"While the hollow oak our palace is, Our heritage the sea." - Allan Cunningham

"Keeping plenty of gold and jade in the palace makes no one able to defend it." - Laozi

"When the palace is magnificent, the fields are filled with weeds, and the granaries are empty." - Laozi

"Take the road to contradiction, it'll lead you, I promise, to the palace of wisdom." - Frank Lentricchia

"Why don't you try wandering with me to the Palace of Not-Even-Anything" - Zhuangzi

"A cottage will hold as much happiness as would stock a palace." - Hamilton Wright Mabie

"Flowers have the greatest talent in converting an ordinary place into a magical palace!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"A cottage will hold as much happiness as would stock a palace." - James Hamilton

"No Indian prince has to his palace More followers than a thief to the gallows." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"And behold there was a very stately palace before him, the name of which was Beautiful." - John Bunyan

"You aim for the palace and get drowned in the sewer." - Mark Twain

"There's a palace in your head, boy. Learn to live in it always." - Grant Morrison

"With equal pace, impartial Fate Knocks at the palace, as the cottage gate." - Horace

"Ive always believed the road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom." - Woody Harrelson

"It looks tough for Palace when you see some of the results they've got coming up." - Shaun Derry

"That kind of ball is meat and two drink for the Palace defence." - Denis Irwin

"I've nothing against the Queen personally: I had lunch at the Palace once upon a time." - Seamus Heaney

"You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace." - Frank Mccourt

"Why do' you try wandering with me to the Palace of Not-Even-Anything" - Zhuangzi

"With equal pace, impartial Fate Knocks at the palace, as the cottage gate." - Horace

"A good, square, stone house, placed on an eminence, facing the Bishop's Palace at Auckland." - Henry George Liddell

"Ah, better to love in the lowliest cot Than pine in a palace alone." - George Whyte-Melville

"No Indian prince has to his palace More followers than a thief to the gallows." - Samuel Butler (poet)

"Heads of France lead from a palace, and traditionally they retire to a cloud." - Rosecrans Baldwin

"Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity." - John Milton

"Let us remember that within us there is a palace of immense magnificence." - Teresa of Avila

"The palace is not safe when the cottage is not happy." - Benjamin Disraeli

"I've nothing against the Queen personally. I had lunch at the Palace once upon a time." - Seamus Heaney

"The vaults of Buckingham palace are groaning with priceless, useless freebies from foreign dignitaries." - Tina Brown

"The Palace is a good theater, you can see from everywhere." - Andy Warhol

"As late as the seventeenth century, monarchs owned so little furniture that they had to travel from palace to palace with wagon-loads of plate and bedspreads, of carpets and tapestries." - Aldous Huxley

"Success consists in being successful, not in having potential for success. Any wide piece of ground is the potential site of a palace, but there's no palace till it's built." - Fernando Pessoa

"One may make their house a palace of sham, or they can make it a home, a refuge." - Mark Twain

"Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand. Come and see my shining palace built upon the sand!" - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Good places for aphorisms: in fortune cookies, on bumper stickers, and on banners flying over the Palace of Free Advice." - Mason Cooley

"In the papers this morning: 'Police closing in on Ian Holloway.' Sorry, it's 'Palace closing in on Ian Holloway.'" - Alan Brazil

"For the Christ-child who comes is the Master of all; No palace too great, no cottage too small." - Phillips Brooks

"If the emperor and the palace officials cannot get along well, the country will surely come to extinction." - Su Shi

"A good library is a place, a palace where the lofty spirits of all nations and generations meet." - Shmuel Niger

"I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of God than live in that palace at Washington." - Rachel Jackson

"Neither my life of luxury in the palace -nor- my life as ascetic in the forest were ways to enlightenment." - Gautama Buddha

"It's harder for a leader to be born in a palace than to be born in a cabin." - Woodrow Wilson

"One only needs to see a smile in a white crape bonnet in order to enter the palace of dreams." - Victor Hugo

"Success never resides in the world of weak wishes, but in the palace of purposeful plans and prayerful persistence." - William Arthur Ward

"Tea does our fancy aid, Repress those vapours which the head invade And keeps that palace of the soul serene." - Edmund Waller

"The Midnight Palace is a great place on the web for the very best on Hollywood Classics!" - Keith Thibodeaux

"I don't want to be a prisoner in a palace, living in such a constricted way - too tight!" - Dalai Lama

"Cleon hath a million acres,- ne'er a one have I; Cleon dwelleth in a palace, - in a cottage I." - Charles Mackay

"Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand; Come and see my shing palace built upon the sand!" - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Was ever book containing such vile matter so fairly bound? O, that deceit should dwell in such a gorgeous palace!" - William Shakespeare

"I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs, A palace and a prison on each hand." - Lord Byron

"Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand: Come and see my shining palace built upon the sand!" - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Looking, he thought that to come to Venice by the station is like entering a palace by the back door." - Thomas Mann

"When freedom is in jeopardy, non-co-operation may be a duty and prison may be a palace." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of God than live in that palace at Washington." - Rachel Donelson Jackson

"Tea does our fancy aid, Repress those vapours which the head invade, And keeps that palace of the soul serene." - Edmund Waller

"I'll do about 13 shows in Branson next year, and I'll be performing at the Grand Palace." - Mel Tillis

"Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace." - Horace

"The court is like a palace of marble; it's composed of people very hard and very polished." - Jean De La Bruyere

"My childhood was very sheltered. I grew up in a palace. But I lived in Morocco as a Moroccan citizen." - Mohammed Vi Of Morocco

"God sees us in secret, therefore, let, us seek his face in secret. Though heaven be God's palace, yet it is not his prison." - Thomas Brooks

"Pale death approaches with equal step, and knocks indiscriminately at the door of teh cottage, and the portals of the palace." - Horace

"The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle; the chalice from the palace has the brew that is true!" - Danny Kaye

"I have a nice house. And when somebody says it's a palace, I always feel like we're digging a little or something." - Dennis Miller

"Miss Mills replied, on general principles, that the Cottage of content was better than the Palace of cold splendour, and that where love was, all was." - Charles Dickens

"... the desert, where there is the communal book of moonlight. We were among the rumour of wells. In the palace of winds." - Michael Ondaatje

"You thought you were being made into a decent little cottage but He is building a palace. He intends to come & live in it Himself" - C S Lewis

"After all, what more does a true genius want? The mind itself is the palace where all the real treasures, the works of art, the indulgences exist." - Alex Scarrow

"I have read somewhere that in the Emperor's palace at Byzantium was a tree made of gold and silver, and artificial birds that sang." - William Butler Yeats

"He offered to stop the tide for me once. He offered to build me a palace at the bottom of the sea." - Rick Riordan

"A poor fisherman who knows the beauties of the misty mornings is much richer than a wealthy man who sleeps till noon in his palace!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"This rose of pearl-coated infinity transforms the diseased slums of a broken heart into a palace made of psalms and gold." - Aberjhani

"A soul only needs to see a smile in a white-crape bonnet in order to enter the palace of dreams." - Victor Hugo

"O Truth! pure and sacred virgin, when wilt thou be worthily revered? O Goddess, who instructs us, why didst thou put thy palace in a well?" - Voltaire

"It is a busy talking world, That with licentious breath blows like the wind As freely on the palace, as the cottage." - Nicholas Rowe

"Better to dwell in freedom's hall, With a cold damp floor and mouldering wall, Than bow the head and bend the knee In the proudest palace of slaverie." - Thomas Moore

"The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard but very polished people." - Jean De La Bruyere

"A good conscience is the palace of Christ; the temple of the Holy Ghost; the paradise of delight; the standing Sabbath of the saints." - Saint Augustine

"Who loves the golden mean is safe from the poverty of a tenement, is free from the envy of a palace." - Horace

"You'll see! We're going to the palace. Fetch Angua. We might need her. And bring the search warrant. You mean the sledgehammer, sir? Yes." - Terry Pratchett

"I went to the entrance to the restroom, where the hallway did a sharp bend so nobody could peek into the girls' pee-palace." - Lilith Saintcrow

"I confess that I do not see what good it does to fulminate against the English tyranny while the Roman tyranny occupies the palace of the soul." - James Joyce

"I will come to you, my friend, when I no longer need you. Then you will find a palace, not an almshouse." - Henry David Thoreau

"What is experience? A poor little hut constructed from the ruins of the palace of gold and marble called our illusions." - Philibert Joseph Roux

"Tyrants never perish from tyranny, but always from folly,-when their fantasies have built up a palace for which the earth has no foundation." - Walter Savage Landor

"There was living in the palace at this time a brother of the great Germanicus, and consequently an uncle of the late emperor, whose name was Claudius Caesar." - Frederic Farrar

"Look outside the window. Do you see the fence outside the palace? Do you see any guards? This is a country where everyone is safe." - Alexander Lukashenko

"I have been to Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street but cannot get on the BBC. I am very disappointed because it boils down to snobbery." - Phil Taylor

"My girlfriend: sophomore honors student, demigod, and-oh, yeah-head architect for redesigning the palace of the gods on Mount Olympus in her spare time." - Rick Riordan

"What a nation needs more than anything else is not a Christian ruler in the palace but a Christian prophet within earshot." - Philip Yancey

"Just a rat, she repeated to herself. After all, there were rats in the palace. Human and otherwise. Could be worse." - Cinda Williams Chima

"It would be interesting to go to Buckingham Palace. I'd just like to see what goes on - I'm not bothered about hearing any political chat." - Pauline Quirke

"Patterned after an Italian Renaissance palace, it is 88 times as large and one millionth as valuable to the continuation of man. that Pentagon of traveling salesmen." - Norman Mailer

"If you have good neighbours, you can bear living in a bad cottage; if you have bad neighbours, you can't bear living even in a good palace!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"As a splendid palace deserted by its inmates looks like a ruin, so does a man without character, all his material belongings notwithstanding." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Honesty is a rare commodity in a palace, and that is why so many fairy-tale marriages end up on the rocks." - Garrison Keillor

"When George [Harrison] died the guards at Buckingham Palace played a medley of George's songs during the changing of the guard; that sort of thing never happens." - Lemmy Kilmister

"With the same bricks one may erect... a palace or a prison.... The same letters are used in Holy Writ and heretical works." - Isaac Leib Peretz

"The desire not to destroy the palace but to move into it oneself has always been the occupational curse of revolutionaries." - Wilfrid Sheed

"The Muses' friend, Tea, does our fancy aid, Repress the vapours which the head invade, And keeps the palace of the soul serene." - Edmund Waller

"She (Maria) lived in an enormous house in the wilds of Northamptonshire, which was about four times longer than Buckingham Palace, but was falling down." - T. H. White

"They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace- Christopher Robin went down with Alice. Alice is marrying one of the guard. 'A soldier's life is terrible hard,' Says Alice." - A A Milne

"What is experience? A poor little hut constructed from the ruins of the palace of gold and marble called our illusions." - Joseph Roux

"Tyrants never perish from tyranny, but always from folly, - when their fantasies have built up a palace for which the earth has no foundation." - Walter Savage Landor

"No royal palace was prepared for him; No silken courtiers slid from room to room, Gathering together in the gorgeous gloom Of purple hangings, drooping rich and dim;" - John Stanyan Bigg

"As palace mirror'd in the stream, as vapour mingled with the skies, So weaves the brain of mortal man the tangled web of Truth and Lies." - Richard Francis Burton

"In one of the rooms of the Fortuny Palace there are eight books from Prospero's Library. They are magical books. In many senses all books are magical." - Peter Greenaway

"Oaks shall be rent; the Word shall shatter - Yea, on that fiery day, the Crown, Even the palace walls shall totter, And domes and spires come crashing down." - Heinrich Heine

"William Blake once said the road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom. And that's where I dwell. John Morrison is enlightened." - John Hennigan

"The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle, and the chalice from the palace has the brew that is true." - Danny Kaye

"Yet some there be that by due steps aspire To lay their just hands on that golden key That opes the palace of Eternity." - John Milton

"Culture makes the whole world our dwelling place; our palace in which we take our ease and find ourselves at one with all things." - John Lancaster Spalding

"You know, the streets are filled with vipers Who've lost all ray of hope You know, it ain't even safe no more In the palace of the Pope" - Bob Dylan

"There was living in the palace at this time a brother of the great Germanicus, and consequently an uncle of the late emperor, whose name was Claudius Caesar." - Frederic William Farrar

"The club shows are really intense and powerful, but for a shorter time, and the audiences are in close proximity than when I'm performing at The Palace Theatre." - Deborah Cox

"I prefer watching people on a screen, and I've had the most pleasurable people-watching experiences at the Palace Cinema in Balwyn." - Morris Gleitzman

"I love running in Europe, man, running at places like Zurich and Crystal Palace where the crowd is so knowledgeable and appreciative." - Maurice Greene

"But I believe above all that I wanted to build the palace of my memory, because my memory is my only homeland." - Anselm Kiefer

"I am now going from a prison to a palace: I have finished my work, and am now going to receive my wages." - Christopher Love

"I'm an actor. It's like being a bricklayer. Sometimes I'm building a little wall, and the next time I'm building a palace." - Corbin Bernsen

"Each suburban housewife spends her time presiding over a power plant sufficient to have staffed the palace of a Roman emperor with a hundred slaves." - Margaret Mead

"Hope is a flatterer, but the most upright of all parasites; for she frequents the poor man's hut, as well as the palace of his superior." - William Shenstone



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