Indeed, the crowning proof of their valour and their strength is that they keep up their superiority without harm to others.
Women have but one task, that of crowning the winner with garlands.Coubertin, Pierre de, Baron
The moment of the Queen's crowning is come.
The dimensions of this mercy are above my thoughts. It is for aught I know, a crowning mercy.Oliver Cromwell
What constitutes a state?Men who their duties know,But know their rights, and knowing, dare maintain.And sovereign law, that state's collected will,O'er thrones and globes elate,Sits empress, crowning good, repressing ill.william jones
Love is the crowning grace of humanity, the holiest right of the soul, the golden link which binds us to duty and truth, the redeeming principle that chiefly reconciles the heart to life, and is prophetic of eternal good.petrarch
Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.frédéric chopin
Man is the crowning of history and the realization of poetry, the free and living bond which unites all nature to that God who created it for Himself.
The most extensive computation known has been conducted over the last billion years on a planet -wide scale: it is the evolution of life. The power of this computation is illustrated by the complexity and beauty of its crowning achievement, the human brain.
The castled crag of Drachenfels, Frowns o'er the wide and winding Rhine, Whose breast of waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along them shine.lord byron
Endurance is the crowning quality, and patience all the passion of great hearts.james russell lowell
Once launched, the bomb was absolutely unapproachable and uncontrollable until its forces were nearly exhausted, and from the crater that burst open above it, puffs of heavy incandescent vapour and fragments of visciously punitive rock and mud, saturated with Carolinium, and each a centre of scorching and blistering energy were flung high and far. Such was the crowning triumph of military science, the ultimate explosive, that was to give the "decisive touch" to war....
Æschylus is above all things the poet of righteousness . "But in any wise, I say unto thee, revere thou the altar of righteousness": this is the crowning admonition of his doctrine, as its crowning prospect is the reconciliation or atonement of the principle of retribution with the principle of redemption, of the powers of the mystery of darkness with the coeternal forces of the spirit of wisdom , of the lord of inspiration and of light .