When I survey the wondrous cross On which the prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride.
The poorest ploughman is in Christ equal with the greatest prince that is. Let them therefore have sufficient to maintain them…Hugh Latimer
"I've lost a day!"—the prince who nobly cried,Had been an emperor without his crown.Edward Young
With impassive gaze, Michael, prince of warriors, measured the extent of the disaster, and his keen intelligence penetrated its causes. The armies of the living God had taken the offensive, but by one of those fatalities in war which disconcert the plans of the greatest captains, the enemy had also taken the offensive, and the effect was evident.anatole france
O, my lord, You said that idle weeds are fast in growth: The prince my brother hath outgrown me far.william shakespeare
Merit is a work for the sake of which Christ gives rewards. But no such work is to be found, for Christ gives by promise. Just as if a prince should say to me, "Come to me in my castle, and I will give you a hundred florins." I do a work, certainly, in going to the castle, but the gift is not given me as the reward of my work in going, but because the prince promised it to me.
If the prince of a State love benevolence, he will have no opponent in all the empire.
On all important time, thro' ev'ry age, Tho' much, and warm, the wise have urged; the man Is yet unborn, who duly weighs an hour, "I've lost a day" the prince who nobly cried Had been an emperor without his crown; Of Rome? say rather, lord of human race.Edward Young
Who made thee a prince and a judge over us? intendest thou to kill me, as thou killedst the Egyptian?
Content thee, prince; I will restore to thee The people's hearts, and wean them from themselves.
Where is the prince sufficiently educated to know that for seventeen hundred years the Christian sect has done nothing but harm?
My flower is ephemeral, [the little prince said to himself], and she has only four thorns to defend herself against the world. And I have left her on my planet , all alone!
His Weariness the prince entered the room in all his tinted orders.
In this House, which is termed a place of free speech, there is nothing so necessary for the preservation of the prince and State as free speech; and without it, it is a scorn and a mockery to call it a Parliament House, for in truth it is none but a very school of flatteryand dissimulation, and so fit a place to serve the devil and his angels in, and not to glorify God and benefit the Commonwealth.
Men are so unwilling to displease a prince, that it is as dangerous to inform him right, as to serve him wrong.savile, george, 1st marquess of halifax
A few minutes later the little prince of Wales was garlanded with Tom's fluttering odds and ends, and the little prince of Pauperdom was tricked out in the gaudy plumage of royalty. The two went and stood side by side before a great mirror, and lo, a miracle: there did not seem to have been any change made!mark twain
"Sir Thomas, arrest this No, hold!" His face lighted, and he confronted the ragged candidate with this question "Where lieth the Great Seal? Answer me this truly, and the riddle is unriddled; for only he that was prince of Wales can so answer! On so trivial a thing hang a throne and a dynasty!"mark twain
The noble lord in this case, as in so many others, first destroys his opponent, and then destroys his own position afterwards. The noble lord is the prince Rupert of parliamentary discussion: his charge is resistless, but when he returns from the pursuit he always finds his camp in the possession of the enemy.benjamin disraeli
On a starred night prince Lucifer uprose. Tired of his dark dominion swung the fiend.George Meredith
I phoned prince out of the blue, hummed a melody, and he listened," ... "I hung up, and he came over within the hour. He listened again, and I said, 'Do you hate it?' He said, 'No,' and walked over to the synthesizers that were set up, was absolutely brilliant for about twenty five minutes, and then left. He was so uncanny, so wild, he spoiled me for every band I've ever had because nobody can exactly re-create not even with two piano players-what prince did all by his little self.stevie nicks
The noble Lord (Stanley) was the prince Rupert to the Parliamentary army his valour did not always serve his own cause.
The prince will have much ado to escape from his creditors.
If the prince acted with spirit he would crush Alva; if Alva acted with spirit, he would crush the prince.
People everywhere ceased to trust him, and thought that the prince must regret that he had ever left Holland at all. He had lost all authority in the Netherlands, after allowing so many thousands to be butchered. He cannot even withdraw with honor; he is not safe even in Antwerp, where his popularity is gone.
Be free now, prince. Your journey is at an end.
What are you doing my son?! [prince Arthas: "Suceeding you, father."]