Every subject's duty is the king's; but every subject's soul is his own.
Now let us gather into one bouquet, from the king's garden, these seven fragrant flowers: Jesus the Son of God; Jesus our sin-bearer; Jesus the giver of eternal life; Jesus the keeper of our undying souls; Jesus the hearer of our prayers; Jesus the chastener who can turn crosses into crowns; and Jesus the wonder-worker who changes us into eternal likeness unto Himself! These flowers will keep sweet till heaven dawns.theodore l. cuyler
As subjects of the king the Upper Macedonians were henceforth on the same footing as the original Macedonians, in that they could qualify for service in the king's Forces and thereby obtain the elite citizenship. At one bound the territory, the population and wealth of the kingdom were doubled. Moreover since the great majority of the new subjects were speakers of the West Greek dialect, the enlarged army was Greek-speaking throughout.
Men look after they wot not what, but men buy harness fast; the king's menial men and the Duke of Clarence's are many in this town.
The expenses of the royal household, wars, and lavish public building were financed by tolls and the profits of the king's foreign trade monopoly, by conscription of labour and heavy taxation. The results were impoverishment of the masses, alienation of land, and the development of a proletariat.roll, eric, baron roll of ipsden
Of the king's creation you may be; but he who makes a count ne'er made a man. 2thomas southerne
I weigh the man, not his title; 't is not the king's stamp can make the metal better.william wycherley
Heaven's gates are not so highly arched as king's palaces; they that enter there must go upon their knees.
The king's name is a tower of strength, Which they upon the adverse faction want.
The king's might is greater than human, and his arm is very long.
I have not become the king's First Minister in order to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire.Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill
For God's sake, hold your tongue, and let me love, Or chide my palsy, or my gout, My five grey hairs, or ruined fortune flout, With wealth your state, your mind with arts improve, Take you a course, get you a place, Observe his honour, or his grace, Or the king's real, or his stamped face Contemplate; what you will, approve, So you will let me love.john donne
My tribulations are so great, my life so disturbed by the plans daily invented to further the king's wicked intention, the surprises which the King gives me, with certain persons of his council, are so mortal, and my treatment is what God knows, that it is enough to shorten ten lives, much more mine.catherine of aragon
In my opinion, the king's Gambit is busted. It loses by force.bobby fischer
The common law of chattels, that is to say, the law ultimately adopted by the king's courts for the regulation of disputes about the ownership and possession of goods, was, to be a substantial extent, a by-product of that new procedure which had been mainly introduced to perfect the feudal scheme of land law.edward jenks
I am sure there is only one solution, that is for me to remove myself from the king's life. That is what I am doing now.duchess of windsor wallis
An OBE is what you get if you clean the toilets well at king's Cross station.michael winner
"I worked for men," my Lord will say, When we meet at the end of the king's highway; "I walked with the beggar along the road, I kissed the bondsman stung by the goad, I bore my half of the porter's load. And what did you do," my Lord will say, "As you traveled along the king's highway?"
"My father!" cried Tom, off his guard for the moment. "I trow he cannot speak his own so that any but the swine that kennel in the styes may tell his meaning; and as for learning of any sort soever " He looked up and encountered a solemn warning in my Lord St. John's eyes. He stopped, blushed, then continued low and sadly: "Ah, my malady persecuteth me again, and my mind wandereth. I meant the king's grace no irreverence."mark twain
I have not become the king's First Minister in order to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire.
The common law of chattels, that is to say, the law ultimately adopted by the king's courts for the regulation of disputes about the ownership and possession of goods, was, to be a substantial extent, a by-product of that new procedure which had been mainly introduced to perfect the feudal scheme of land law.
Rank is a farce: if people Fools will be A Scavenger and king's the same to me.
Judges, in their judgments, ought to have a great regard to the generality of the cases of the king's subjects, and to the inconveniences which may ensue thereon, by the one way or the other. Judges, in giving their resolutions in cases depending before them, are to judge of inconveniences as things illegal; and an argument ah ineonvenienti is very strong to prove that it is against law.
Mercy is in the king's breast, but is no part of our province: and therefore your application on that head must be elsewhere.
Here will be an old abusing of God's patience, and the king's English.