English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "glory"

Patrick Roy lead his team to another Stanley Cup glory this past seasonDonovan Bailey's greatest moment of glory came when he won two gold medals in the Olympics.

Patrick Roy lead his team to another Stanley Cup glory this past season.

These old churches are designed to fill the faithful with wonderment and fear at the glory of God.

The city of Florence is known the world over for its artistic glories.

In my opinion, boxing is just glorified violence, and I really don't enjoy it.

Women's groups have suggested this film glorifies rape, and should be banned.

This movie is one of the first that actually shows the horrors of war instead of glorifying it.

The glorification of violence in movies may be part of the reason for the increase in violent behavior in our society.

It was a glorious spring morning, with the sun shining, and birds singing.

The garden is gloriously designed with a stunning variety of flowers and shrubs of different colors, shapes and textures.

The band had a glorious career, and were the best in the business for over 10 years.

French poet Jean de La Fontaine once wrote that no path of flowers leads to glory.

Confucius wrote that our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Jonathon Raban once remarked that football games have the glory and the despair of war.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld once suggested that the glory of great men must always be measured against the means they have used to acquire it.

There is an old proverb which states that it is better to have a glorious death than a shameful life.

Henri Frederic Amiel once said that heroism is the dazzling and glorious concentration of courage.

Cassius Longinus once said that in great attempts, it is glorious even to fail.

Roman Poet Horace once wrote, Sweet and glorious it is to die for our country.

Eugene F. Ware once noted that all glory comes from daring to begin.

Betty Smith once said, Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.

There is a Japanese proverb which states that you must never rely on the glory of the morning or the smiles of your mother-in-law.

There is an Ibo proverb which notes that until the lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter.

There is a Serbian proverb which observes that the glory of ancestors should not prevent a man from winning glory for himself.

Greece reached the height of its glory and power in the 5th century B.C.

The city of Baghdad reached its peak of glory in the eighth century.

The Koran states that all that is in heaven and earth gives glory to Allah.

Italian rulers of the fifteenth century sought to glorify themselves by building palaces and country houses decorated with artworks both new and from ancient cultures.

Venetian music of the 1600s served to glorify the majesty of state and church on both solemn and festive occasions.


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