Quotation Explorer - 'Palace'

Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it may serve to cast a gleam on those that are without while the inhabitant sits in darkness. - Hannah More
Was ever book containing such vile matter so fairly bound? O, that deceit should dwell in such a gorgeous palace! - William Shakespeare
Orthodoxy builds a rococo logical palace on loose empirical sand. - Richard R. Nelson
Time... is an essential requirement for effective research. An investigator may be given a palace to live in, a perfect laboratory to work in, he may be surrounded by all the conveniences money can provide; but if his time is taken from him he will remain sterile. - Walter Bradford Cannon
I'd rather laugh in a tent than cry in a palace. - James Enns
The bigger the bricks critics throw at you the bigger the palace you are going to build. - Matshona Dhliwayo
America is a post-Christian nation only in the sense that we have built a tenement on the foundation of a palace. - Ron Brackin
The greatest undiscovered splendid wealth is hidden in the most exquisite palace in the never ending land of your mind. You just have to find the wealth. - Debasish Mridha
I couldn't believe it had taken me all these years to see this side of him. He tucked himself inside a shell, shutting himself away from others here because the palace had trapped him. Behind the books and the snippy remarks there was a curious, engaging, and sometimes very charming person. - Keira Cass
The larger the bricks your enemies throw at you the larger the palace you are going to build. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Turn your adversity into building blocks for the palace of your dreams. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
...I've been told that this building is here waiting for me. It's been my Buckingham Palace, my White House, my Taj Mahal, so coming here today as a real member is - well, it's a big deal. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
It's been my Buckingham Palace, my White House, my Taj Mahal, so coming here today as a real member is - well, it's a big deal. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
PRIMATE, n. The head of a church, especially a State church supported by involuntary contributions. The Primate of England is the Archbishop of Canterbury, an amiable old gentleman, who occupies Lambeth Palace when living and Westminster Abbey when dead. He is commonly dead. - Ambrose Bierce
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 Antoninus
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace. - Horace
They burnt down the whole palace and they laughed menacingly. The shadows of the dreams and memories they burnt alive walked all over the ruins, trying to hold on to the charred pieces of their body. - Akshay Vasu
He who is happy in his hut is better than he who is miserable in his palace. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The youth gets together his materials to build a bridge to the moon, or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth, and, at length, the middle-aged man concludes to build a woodshed with them. - Henry David Thoreau
PALACE, n. A fine and costly residence, particularly that of a great official. The residence of a high dignitary of the Christian Church is called a palace; that of the Founder of his religion was known as a field, or wayside. There is progress. - Ambrose Bierce
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom - William Blake
The world is a palace without bedsheets - Suchet chaturvedi
If you don't like Cinderella because she seems so "naive" and "weak," listen to this quote from the Walt himself: "She believed in dreams, all right, but she also believed in doing something about them. When Prince Charming didn't come along, she went over to the palace and got him. - Walt Disney Company
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