Quotation Explorer - 'Great'

you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility, and commitment. - H. Ross Perot
All great men face challenges in the pursuit of their goals. However, the challenges did not deter them for pushing forward and realizing their goals. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I live my life in widening circlesthat reach out across the world.I may not complete this last onebut I give myself to it.I circle around God, around the primordial tower.I've been circling for thousands of yearsand I still don't know: am I a falcon,a storm, or a great song? - Rilke, Rainer Maria
Don’t be afraid when you have to pray fervently because of your circumstances. God is wanting to do something great through you! - Stormie Omartian
Don't be so humble - you are not that great. - Golda Meir
A man works for his own dreams but a great man works for their dreams. - Deshwal Sachin
A baby is born with two great assets: love and hope. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing great can be achieved without great love. - Debasish Mridha
There will never be "the right time" in your life to do a great thing. You must create that time and greatness will follow. - JohnA Passaro
I was born into Bolívar's labyrinth, and so I must believe in the hope of Rabelais' Great Perhaps. - John Green
A great storm is like a sunny day to a person of great faith. A gentle wind is like a great storm to a person of great fear. - Matshona Dhliwayo
...the power of grace can work great things in the human person, greater than we might have dared to hope...(pg.52 in The Examen Prayer). - Fr. Timothy Gallagher OMV
We come into this world alone. You’re going to die alone. That’s the way it is.I think a really great interpretation of love is: feeling alone with someone else. The times in my life, if you want to qualify as being in love, when you feel almost like being alone with company. - Chris Evans
Awareness is a great neutralizer of negative emotions." Living Beyond the Five Senses - Teresa L. DeCicco, PhD
Pay great attention to those who love you, and love those who hate you. - Debasish Mridha
To speak only one language is to do yourself a great injustice. - Michel Templet
A great marriage is not when the 'perfect couple' comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences. - Dave Meurer
Belief and faith are great, but very few people have been led astray by thinking for themselves. - Leah Remini
I may not have had a great background, but I am grateful because nothing could have prepared me for the future than the past I've been through. - Gugu Mona
Goodness is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The way of truth is like a great road. It is not difficult to know it. The evil is only that men will not seek it. - Mencius
You don't become great by trying to be great. You become great by wanting to do something, and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process. - Randall Munroe, xkcd
There is no great path to greatness than true service. He who knows how to serve from a true heart and spirit knows what it takes to be truly great - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
O God, thy sea is so great and my boat is so small. - Old Breton fisherman s prayer
I was starting to hate my sixteenth birthday. A poufy white dress and a cake with roses made out of pink icing and awkward dancing with boys in awkward suits was starting to sound like a great alternative. Seriously. Sign my up, I wouldn't even complain. - Alyxandria Harvey
Where there is great love, there are always miracles. - Willa Cather
It's time to end the brain drain and move to brain gain. It's time for a great mind of Nigeria to return home. You're the mind we need, Doctor. - Deji Olukotun
A great poet can give wings to abstract thoughts that touch a reader’s mind with the ecstasy of joy. - Debasish Mridha
Those who seek consolation in existing churches often pay for their peace of mind with a tacit agreement to ignore a great deal of what is known about the way the world works. - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
There is no such thing as a great man of God, only weak, pitiful, faithless men of a great and merciful God. - Paul David Washer
To say that, I will not agree (will not accept) is great egoism! - Dada Bhagwan
Great praxis demands great piety. - Sallie McFague
If we should be blessed by some great reward, such as fame or fortune, it's the fruit of a seed planted by us in the past. - Bodhidharma
There be three things which make a nation great and prosperous: a fertile soil, busy workshops, easy conveyance for men and goods from place to place. - Sir Francis Bacon
We'll let our friends be the peacekeepers and the great country called America will be the pacemakers. - George W. Bush
Technology offers great communication tools. Social media helps make connections. And, heart to heart conversations take place face to face and not over email, Whatsup, Facebook or Twitter. Don't be deceived. - Ana Ortega
To be great in life, you must be determined. You can only discover yourself when you are self motivated . - Osunsakin Adewale
There's great power in not fearing solitude. You don't allow yourself to be treated like crap because you're afraid of the alternative. - S. Usher Evans
To be great, practice simplicity and express humility. - Debasish Mridha
In [David] Douglas's success in life ... his great activity, undaunted courage, singular abstemiousness, and energetic zeal, at once pointed him out as an individual eminently calculated to do himself credit as a scientific traveler. - Joseph Dalton Hooker
If your aims are lofty, your achievements are bound to be great. - Radhe Maa
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace. - Robert J. Sawyer
Truth at last cannot be hidden. Dissimulation is of no avail. Dissimulation is to no purpose before so great a judge. Falsehood puts on a mask. Nothing is hidden under the sun. - Leonardo da Vinci
Everyone wants to look great in the summer... Don't just dream, take action!Your journey to being a summer yummer starts today. - Steve Maraboli
Technology is a queer thing; it brings you great gifts with one hand and it stabs you in the back with the other. - Charles Percy Snow
[To my enemy:] Some are great, some are born great, some have greatness thrust upon them! And then there's you. - Reginald Dipwipple
Every moment is a fresh new beginning, a wonderful inauguration of the great cosmic journey through the universe. We can do whatever we want. We can change reality at any moment. - Russell Brand
Doing good makes you great. Bad things take away from good ones. Practicing Netiquette is all good. NetworkEtiquette.net - David Chiles
A great magician is as divine as God and his stage is as majestic as the paradise. - Amit Kalantri
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Genius is seldom recognized for what it is: a great capacity for hard work. - Henry Ford
Art is a passion with great vision and cultural expression. - Debasish Mridha
Everyone who knows anything of history also knows that great social revolutions are impossible without the feminine ferment. Social progress may be measured precisely by the social position of the fair sex (plain ones included). - Karl Marx
Understanding is a pure glass of water. All great truths have no taste. Hints of sweetness are coloured by the need for amazement. - Ben Okri
There is a very great difference between older and old, the former being desirable and the latter being inevitable. - Michelle Franklin
Great people do things before they’re ready. They do things before they know they can do it. - Amy Poehler
A great leader fights with great adversity, suffers greatly, but courageously, and never forget to help others is his ultimate duty. - Debasish Mridha
While I wholeheartedly believe in choosing to approach every challenge with a great attitude, I don't mean that we should abandon authenticity and live in fantasyland. - Charles R. Swindoll
Though the stupid have great capacity to direct the world because they are plentiful, the clever has a much greater capacity to prevent the stupid from halting the progression of humanity because - though they are rare - they are tactical and intelligent! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I have a great need for Christ: I have a great Christ for my need. - Corey M.K. Hughes
I'm blessed when someone who I loved and trusted dropped me off, because I have a good choice to think and great lesson to learn - Sivaprakash Sidhu
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty and joy to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. - Helen Keller
Where love is great, the littlest doubts are fear; where little fear grows great, great love grows there. - William Shakespeare
The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise. - Marcus Claudius Tacitus
Commitment to ourselves, our families, and our business is paramount to being successful. Human should be committed to rolling out great products, services and initiatives that impact those personal and professionals encounters which cross our path. - Sameh Elsayed
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence. - Seneca
when you see the problem as a more of you and less of people, you will find a distinctive solution to the recurring hurdles. Attitudinal and mindset change can cause a great change - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Think of God and not religion, of ecstasy and not mysticism. The difference between the theoretician of faith and the believer is as great as between the psychiatrist and the psychotic. - Emil Cioran
If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. - Steve Jobs
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up. - Albert Schweitzer
The lights of stars that were extinguished ages ago still reaches us. So it is with great men who died centuries ago, but still reach us with the radiations of their personalities. - Kahlil Gibran
Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases.
We owe a deep debt of gratitude to Adam, the first great benefactor of the human race: he brought death into the world. - Mark Twain
Those who dream big, and work hard, can expect great success. - Ellen J. Barrier
When I know that I have inspired someone to do something great, I know that I have done my job. - Andrea L'Artiste
Àlways remember to make it a great day. - Char
Working hard is important, but there's something that matters even more. Believing in yourself. Think of it this way: Every great wizard in history has started out as nothing more than we are now. Students. If they can do it, why not us? - J.K. Rowling
Most people can't understand why they want to read so much.Likeminded types understand that they wish they had more time to read. When studying famous intellects, a pattern emerges of phases of insatiable reading for several years followed by a personal transformation into great achievements. - Peter Rogers
The price for Greatness comes with Great loss. - Okisha Jackson
The great successful men of the world have used their imaginations, they think ahead and create their mental picture, and then go to work materializing that picture in all its details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that bit, but steadily building, steadily building. - Robert Collier
Always give your best; today's great work is tomorrow's benchmark. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
I’ve often said a man’s character is not judged after he celebrates a victory, but by what he does when his back is against the wall. So no matter how great the setback, how severe the failure, you never give up. - John Cena
There's a great woman behind every idiot. - John Lennon
God gives much grace for great work. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on TheeAnd I'll forgive Thy great big one on me. - Robert Frost
Behind every great fortune there is a crime. - Honore de Balzac
To walk in the footsteps of the great, put on their shoes. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The weakness was the first feature, the other what will do if I was this character? One of the best questions ever I have asked, it's one great from it comes another and another... - Deyth Banger
I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. Its a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving. - Craig Ferguson
A great leader never fears criticism and welcomes them with openness and love as if they are the beauty of the journey. - Debasish Mridha
Whoever submits himself to a super-discipline can expect great triumphs. - Samael Aun Weor
Great leadership makes ordinary people into extraordinary people. - Jeffrey Fry
I don't have any idea of who or what God is. But I do believe in some great spiritual power. I feel it particularly when I'm out in nature. It's just something that's bigger and stronger than what I am or what anybody is. I feel it. And it's enough for me. - Jane Goodall
Be substantially great in thyself, and more than thou appearest unto others. - Sir Thomas Browne
It makes a great difference in the force of a sentence, whether a man be behind it or no. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I find that a great part of the information I have was acquired by looking up something and finding something else on the way. - Franklin P. Adams
Thought for the day: Twitter...140 character limit...must be a great tool for fortune cookie writers... - E.A. Bucchianeri
To love someone is the most beautiful adventure but to be loved by some one is a great reward. - Debasish Mridha
Power and wealth only leads into great destruction. - Daniellewis
The thought of suicide is a great consolation: by means of it one gets through many a dark night. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Great ambition and conquest without contribution is without significance. What will your contribution be? How will history remember you? - William Hundert - The Emperors Club
Great things take time; that is why seeds persevere through rocks and dirt to bloom. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and a tired man who wants a book to read. - G.K. Chesterton
All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers. - Orison Swett Marden
They were going to die. They knew it, and their last words were I love you. Even in great pain, their last words were of love... People who could have saved themselves and they ran back in to save others instead. If humanity is capable of that, how can I lose hope in humanity? - Elie Wiesel
Where the human need for order meetsthe human tendency to mayhem, where civilization runs smack against its discontents, you find friction, and a great deal of general wear and tear. - Ian McEwan
It is possible to be a great novelist - that is, to render a veracious account of your times - and a bad writer - that is, an incompetent practitioner of applied linguistics. - Angela Carter
The rage for railroads is so great that many will be laid in parts where they will not pay. - George Stephenson
I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean lay all undiscovered before me.
Women are great. But I didn't take up acting so I could kiss a girl.
Stunt dwarf or destroy the imagination of a child and you have taken away its chances of success in life. Imagination transforms the commonplace into the great and creates the new out of the old. - L. Frank Baum
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures. - George W. Bush
For when the One Great Scorer comes To write against your name, He marks-not that you won or lost- But how you played the game. - Grantland Rice
The blank page is the great equalizer and grand opportunity for continued learning and growth. - K.J. Kilton
Dream and act HUGE my friends; for to do less is to deny who you are. And live with BOLD conviction as you move forcefully into the certainty of your great success! - Christopher Babson
Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great, you can be that generation - Nelson Mandela
Life is a great novel, discovering your calling is the far better sequel - Carl Henegan
MAGNETISM, n. Something acting upon a magnet. The two definitions immediately foregoing are condensed from the works of one thousand eminent scientists, who have illuminated the subject with a great white light, to the inexpressible advancement of human knowledge. - Ambrose Bierce
Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion. - Martha Graham
There is this common notion that young conservatives are the few, that most people had liberal worldviews when they were young. If this is true, then it is with great irony that a number of old liberals must never had progressed into conservatives as they grew older. - Criss Jami
The recipe for great art has always been misery and a good bowel movement. - Don Roff
Because everybody has a conscience, whether or not we can be great beings is not determined merely by its presence in us . Instead, it is determined by the choice to acknowledge its presence and follow its lead - Ilchi Lee
Today the discredit of words is very great. Most of the time the media transmit lies. In the face of an intolerable world, words appear to change very little. State power has become congenitally deaf, which is why /but the editorialists forget it /terrorists are reduced to bombs and hijacking. - John Berger
I am a great lover. - Lailah Gifty Akita
To be a great success detect the problem, find the solutions, never complain, but never forget to compliment someone. - Debasish Mridha
The love of all people except the French people, is deep in the mind of the great doctors of the French Republic. - Charles Maurras
A feeling is not bottomless. once felt all the way through,a great peace greets you there - Alanis Morissette
Great compassion is the root of altruistic action, the object of amazement to the world;there is no greater source of help and happiness. - Dalai Lama XIV
the sculpting of the brain’s circuitry during this period of brain growth depends to a great degree on what a child experiences day-to-day. - Lisa Lantieri
Darnell had received what is called a sound commercial education, and would therefore have found very great difficulty in putting into articulate speech any thought that was worth thinking; - Arthur Machen
Work saves us from three great evils: boredom, vice and need. - Voltaire
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving -- we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
The great omission in American life is solitude. . . that zone of time and space, free from the outside pressures, which is the incinerator of the spirit. - Marya Mannes
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight. - Robertson Davies
Feeling low is normal, or sometimes, healthy. A lot of great things this world has witnessed were kickstarted by men when they felt low. - Swaraj Priyadarshi
Every woman is called to lead somebody somewhere to do something great! - Dr. Gail Hayes
If a man can tell if he's been successful in his life by having great friends, then I have been very successful. - Johnny Ramone
Some days you must learn a great deal. But you should also have days when you allow what is already in you to swell up and touch everything. If you never let that happen, then you just accumulate facts, and they begin to rattle around inside of you. - E.L. Konigsburg
Any great truth can -- and eventually will -- be expressed as a cliche -- a cliche is a sure and certain way to dilute an idea. For instance, my grandmother used to say, 'The black cat is always the last one off the fence.' I have no idea what she meant, but at one time, it was undoubtedly true. - Solomon Short
Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it.
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority. - Thomas H. Huxley
There is nothing more fascinating than the fusion between power and mystery in our great, little treasure: the human brain. - Hajar Charkaoui
A great life begins with a great thought. - Toni Sorenson
Self-knowledge is the great power by which we comprehend and control our lives - Vernon Howard
The universe wants you to succeed. So listen to her deep driving desires and be a great success. - Debasish Mridha
I am prepared to meet anyone, but whether anyone is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter. - Mark Twain
Make nature your best teacher. With great love, learn from her the lessons of life. - Debasish Mridha
Believe you are great and you will be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you train a dog it will follow you but if you train yourself you will be Great. - Mike Desert
What we [writers] do might be done in solitude and with great desperation, but it tends to produce exactly the opposite. It tends to produce community and in many people hope and joy. - Junot Díaz
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for. - Homer
Friends are great and always seem to work by the appropriate will of God.
No great improvements in the lot of mankind are possible until a great change takes place in the fundamental constitution of their modes of thought. - John Stuart Mill
Great love, great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
He was fingering his great horn. - J.R.R. Tolkien
You can start now and create a great future. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Since no one is perfect, it follows that all great deeds have been accomplished out of imperfection. Yet they were accomplished, somehow, all the same. - Lois McMaster Bujold
That's the great thing about being in the third grade. If you've got one polysyllabic adjective, everyone thinks you're a genius.
For a storyteller, an open ending leaves much room for imagination; for the inquisitive reader, however, it is a source of great anxiety. - Joyce Rachelle
Good books do not waste our time as most people do... collect a great quantity of books, build alibrary worthy of your noble soul, andspend without stint all the money necessary for it. - Cardinal Augustin Valier
A great mystery lies in the repetition and continuity of the renewal of that which is past. Culture perpetuates itself in memory and the big job is the reawakening of memory. - Hans-George Gadamer
The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy, your whole body will be full of light. But if your eyes are unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness! - Matthew 6:22-23, NIV
You can soar with great wings far beyond the sky. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You are great in Christ and you are powerful beyond measure! - Deaquelynn Williams
The hallmark of great dreams is not their possibility but their impossibility, and the fact that it is the very notion of the ‘impossible’ that inspires us to go and accomplish them anyway. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
All really great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction. - Marya Mannes
Everyone is as God has made him, and oftentimes a great deal worse. - Miguel de Cervantes
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
In framing a government, which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty is this: You must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place, oblige it to control itself. - James Madison
Peace is normally a great good, and normally it coincides with righteousness, but it is righteousness and not peace which should bind the conscience of a nation as it should bind the conscience of an individual; and neither a nation nor an individual can surrender conscience to another's keeping. - Theodore Roosevelt
You can cover a great deal of country in books. - Andrew Lang
…they speak great swelling words of emptiness… - 2 Peter 2 18
The day is short, the labor vast, the toilers idle, the reward great, and the Master urgent. - Tarphon
Although not a very old man, I have yet lived a great deal in my life, and I have known sorrow too bitter and joy too keen to allow me to become either cast down or elated for more than a very brief period over any success or defeat. - Theodore Roosevelt
Hatred of enemies is easier and more intense than love of friends. But from men who are more anxious to injure opponents than to benefit the world at large no great good is to be expected.
Morning tide makes a great companion when you don't want to be around people. It soothes and comforts and doesn't ask for anything. - Anna Banks
All great things must first wear terrifying and monstrous masks, in order to inscribe themselves on the hearts of humanity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Good words alone does not make a person good, but good deeds makes a person great. - Gugu Mona
Read the great books, gentlemen, Mr. Monte said one day. Just the great ones. Ignore the others. There’s not enough time. - Pat Conroy
The great are eternally at the mercy of tiny men. And also, tiny madwomen. - Salman Rushdie
I am no more than a child, but my Father lives for ever and I have a Protector great enough to save me. - Augustine of Hippo
What a major mistake, having rejected pretty much all of the great talented female artists that have lived throughout the ages, art history is left incomplete. The validity of the written art history is as absent as those women left out. - Siren Waroe
Integrity combined with faithfulness is a powerful force and worthy of great respect. - Gordon Atkinson
NEWSPAPER: What great paper is the Earth; what a typeface is the Day; what ink is the Night! Everyone prints, everyone reads; no one understands. - Xavier Forneret
I am great lover. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There are two great rules of life, the one general and the other particular. The first is that everyone can in the end, get what he wants, if he only tries. That is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is, more or less, an exception to the rule. - Samuel Butler
Great words, arranged with cunning and artistry, could change the perceived world for some readers - Pat Conroy
One of the characteristics of modern political life is its professionalization, such that it attracts mainly the kind of people with so great an avidity for power and self-importance that they do not mind very much the humiliations of the public exposure to which they are inevitably subjected. - Theodore Dalrymple
We often settle for what's available and what's available isn't always great. You are destined to achieve greatness! - Farshad Asl
Focus on greatness to be great. - Debasish Mridha
I got my dad a great father's Day present. He called to say: 'Ach. Zis present is so good I now think it vas almost vorth having children. - Johann Hari
If I do depart this world out here, let it be known that I went out grinning will you, and loving it. LOVING IT.Steve, are you listening ? I FEEL GREAT. Life’s so joyous, so sad, so ephemeral, so crazy, so meaningless, so goddamn funny. This is paradise, and I wish I could give you some. - Robyn Davidson
We would prefer all gain and no loss in life, yet that would gain us nothing more than great loss. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Don’t swear at your past; you couldn’t existed without it! It is the only path to reach today and tomorrow! Remember that past is a great teacher who thought us all we know now! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is never too early and never too late to try your best. What you like or what you love will be a great success. - Debasish Mridha
The key to being a great agent is treating everyone like a celebrity and treating a celebrity like everyone else. - Michael Houbrick
100% commitment is required for any great achievement. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Value them; they are pearls of great price - Kristin Cast
Give up good to welcome great. - Debasish Mridha
If that which we have found is the corruption of solitude, then what can men wish for save corruption? If this is the great evil of being alone, than what is good and what is evil? - Ayn Rand
Everything you need is already within you. The beauty of life is that your DESTINY lies always in your hands. The time has come for you to STEP UP and BE GREAT - Pablo
If you can believe in yourself, you can soar with great wings far beyond the sky. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A man’s greatness is neither determined by having great dreams nor by his determination to realize them; but by his contribution - however small may be - to the progression of the humanity, without forgetting other creatures as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen. - Ernest Hemingway
Never tell an unnecessary lie; the truth has great authority. The cleverest murders have been caught, not because they told the one essential lie, but because they continued to lie about unimportant detail when the truth could have done them no harm. - P.D. James
A delight to read is a great treasure. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Imagine a man who doesn't believe in anything, hope for anything, doesn't love anyone. This is a description of a dead or paralyzed soul. This happens from great grief, or from an unhappy upbringing when parents make from their children's souls paralytics. - Simon Soloveychik
I naively believe that self-love is 80 percent of the solution, that it helps beyond words to take yourself through the day as you would with your most beloved mental-patient relative, with great humor and lots of small treats. - Anne Lamott
When I'm good I'm great, when I'm bad I'm excellent. - Mae West
At the risk of seeming ridiculous, let me say that the true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.
When life is tough, use Cosmic Ordering. When life is great, use Cosmic Ordering. - Stephen Richards
True friends are placed together for the purpose of accomplishing great achievements that help others. - Ellen J. Barrier
A great artist is always before his time or behind it. - George Moore
Doing what needs to be done may not make you happy, but it will make you great. - George Bernard Shaw
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people. - Henry Thomas Buckle
Life can be tough and harsh at times. That's what makes it great. Every day is a celebration of survival. - Jonathan Heatt
Folly, like its consequences, is dreadful.Wisdom, like its rewards, is great. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The great act of faith is when a man decides he is not God. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
You know what it's like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don't have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it's important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it. - Larry Page
Commitment to excellence is a great habit; unfortunately commitment to mediocrity is also a habit. - Debasish Mridha
To be inspired is great, but to inspire is an honor. - Stacey T. Hunt
There are some great positive quotes out there that I can't quite share as I wonder how a victim in a war torn country could be expected to see from their perspective? - Jay Woodman
The day you give priority to bogus ethics over human reactions, you become a loser. Human reactions are priceless. Rules should never, ever stifle emotions. Tennis is a very human game facing a great danger that it will be strangulated in a cat's cradle of unnecessary or inhumane rules. - Ted Tinling
Forgiveness is the way we return what has been taken from us and restore the love and kindness and trust that has been lost. With each act of forgiveness, whether small or great, we move toward wholeness. Forgiveness is nothing less than how we bring peace to ourselves and our world. - Desmond Tutu
Broken Wind believed that we are traumatized as babies by intestinal gas or colic. The great shaman invented a technique called "gastral projection" to help release these traumas. His philosophy was simple: "To air is human ... but to really cut one loose is divine. - Swami Beyondananda
Amusement has always been the great moving force behind culture. - Italo Calvino
Action on the move creates its own route; creates to a very great extent the conditions under which is it to be fullfilled, and thus baffles all calculation. - Henri Bergson
Today is a great day of inspiration and gaining strength to move forward with determination and purpose. - Lee Pryke
When we find that we have been aroused to anger we must call for God's help like the apostles when they were tossed about by the wind and storm on the waters. He will command your passions to cease and there will be a great calm. - Francis de Sales
Look at yourself from the space! You are very little, you are so tiny! But there is something big in you: Your great ideas! Even from the space they look big because they have the power to change the universe, to change the space! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our constitution works. Our great republic is a government of laws, not of men. - Gerald R. Ford
Learn with great passion.Learn with great enthusiasm. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A great difference between May and Day is the M and D! Be a good Managing Director of your life each day in May. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Never let yourself be persuaded that any one Great Man, any one leader, is necessary to the salvation of America. When America consists of one leader and 158 million followers, it will no longer be America. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
A free society cherishes nonconformity. It knows that from the non-conformist, from the eccentric, have come many of the great ideas of freedom. A free society fertilizes the soil in which non-conformity and dissent and individualism can grow. - Henry Steele Commager
Great leaders do not fear challenges, because challenges don't break leaders but sharpens them. - Gugu Mona
The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true.
If living conditions don't stop improving in this country, we're going to run out of humble beginnings for our great men. - Russell P. Askue
With grace and gratitude, great lives evolve. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The only true wisdom lives far from mankind, out in the great loneliness, and it can be reached only through suffering. Privation and suffering alone can open the mind of man to all that is hidden to others. - Igjugarjuk
Good seamanship is recovering from an incident at sea. Great seamanship is avoiding an incident at sea. - unknown
THE DISAPPOINTED MAN SPEAKS.--I sought great human beings, I never found anything but the APES of their ideal. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Dare to dwell on great thoughts, you will be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
We all have the muscle of creativity in our minds, but for it to consistently give great results it needs daily exercise. - Yusuf A. Leinge
All great achievements require time. - Maya Angelou
A blind man's world is bounded by the limits of his touch; an ignorant man's world by the limits of his knowledge: a great man's world by the limits of his vision. - E. Paul Hovey
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world. - Mahatma Gandhi
Being friends with you was great but now we will be both friends and lovers. - V.Kuotsu
Walk through the past and learn the way. I am walking through the present, taking action every day. I am preparing for the future in a great way. - Debasish Mridha
Understand clearly that when a great need appears a great use appears also; when there is a small need there is small use; it is obvious, then, that full use is made of all things at all times according to the necessity thereof.
ALL things great are wound up with all things little. - L. M. Montgomery
With a humble heart, great grace abound. - Lailah Gifty Akita
My students should be afraid: choosing what kind of work you'll do to a great extent means choosing who you'll be. - Maureen Corrigan
Maybe the gift of any great person is the power to converse with our own hearts.
Yet there be certain times in a young man’s life, when, through great sorrow or sin, all the boy in him is burnt and seared away so that he passes at one step to the more sorrowful state of manhood - Rudyard Kipling
To be a follower of the Crucified means, sooner or later, a personal encounter with the cross. And the cross always entails loss. The great symbol of Christianity means sacrifice and no one calls himself a Christian can evade this stark fact. - Elisabeth Elliot
Great ideas and small consistent actions with love can change the world from above. - Debasish Mridha
Every great dream begins with a dreamer - Harriet Tubman
I am a great soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It is a useless life that is not consecrated to a great deal. It is like a stone wasted on the field without becoming a part of any edifice. - José P. Rizal
Logos and branding are so important. In a big part of the world, people cannot read French or English--but are great in remembering signs - Karl Lagerfeld
Everybody dies, but great souls ressurects in our memories. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Why do all great men, live not long enough, to see their greatness? - Borgohain J.
Many people think of similar great things, but only the few act on it; which makes them great. - Pontius Joseph
Every day solitude for a particular time period is a good way to refresh physically and is a great opportunity to rise spiritually! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No one can stop you from having great moments with your kids because they believe the hero inside of you. A kiss and warm hug are sure the best treat and possibly the sweetest but simplest form of them saying how much they love you. - Karl Gornal
Men who accomplish great things in the industrial world are the ones who have faith in the money producing power of ideas.
I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Suffering can bend & break us. But it can also break us open to become the persons God intended us to be. It depends on what we do with the pain. If we offer it back to God, He will use it to do great things in us & through us, because suffering is fertile... it an grow new life. - John Green
The need to be a great artist makes it hard to be an artist. The need to produce a great work of art makes it hard to produce any art at all. - Julia Cameron
Not much longer shall we have time for reading lessons of the past. An inexorable present calls us to the defense of a great future. - Henry Luce
Children can create fun out of nothing and when this great talent is lost you become a boring creature which is called adult! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are great virtues in a conservative attitude towards structural features of government. The sudden abandonment of institutions is an act that reverberates in ways no one can predict and many come to regret. - Alexander Bickel
What is in great demand, but scarce, is expensive, but even when wisdom is not in demand it is priceless. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To be great is not a word but work that makes a word. - Auliq Ice
When the Day of Judgment dawns and people, great and small, come marching in to receive their heavenly rewards, the Almighty will gaze upon the mere bookworms and say to Peter, Look, these need no reward. We have nothing to give them. They have loved reading. - Virginia Woolf
I believe having a great diversity of teachers is harmful and confusing for a young mind, in the same way I believe that it is better to know one book intimately than a hundred superficially - Donna Tartt
On October 14th, the sweetest thing happened to me. On that day at sunset, I met you by the sea. It was that day I found a great purpose and a wonderful reason to be. - Debasish Mridha
There is no better revenge than a great success. - Debasish Mridha
Meditation, prayer and positive thinking are a great combination for making your mind your best friend. - Rishika Sharma
Scientists are human—they're as biased as any other group. But they do have one great advantage in that science is a self-correcting process. - Cyril Ponnamperuma
A simple act of kindness could be the source of great happiness. - Debasish Mridha
Though sorrow may impede my heart,It is of great love to have known you. - C. Elizabeth
Great restaurants are, of course, nothing but mouth-brothels. There is no point in going to them if one intends to keep one's belt buckled. - Frederic Raphael
Great faith equals great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To be a great success get busy with what you like but don't forget to love. - Debasish Mridha
A great leader may be executed in the name of malevolence, yet when his followers look upon his legacy they will see not only the man who once stood, but even more will they see the ideas for which he stood. - Riley Larock
If you associate with eagles, you will learn how to soar to great heights. But if you run with dogs, you will learn how to bark. - Ojo Michael E.
It feels great to be alive. - Lailah Gifty Akita
While one should always study the method of a great artist, one should never imitate his manner. The manner of an artist is essentially individual, the method of an artist is absolutely universal. The first is personality, which no one should copy; the second is perfection, which all should aim at. - Oscar Wilde
Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off. - Carl Jung
You need to learn to see and compose. The more time you waste worrying about your equipment the less time you'll have to put into creating great images. Worry about your images, not your equipment. - Ken Rockwell
When there is destruction, hope for a great creations. - Debasish Mridha
You'll come to learn a great deal if you study the Insignificant in depth - Odysseus Elytis
Nothing great happens without a great idea. - Debasish Mridha
Driving your car through deep pools of flood water is a great way of making your car unreliable. Smart people turn around and avoid it. - Steven Magee
The finest piece of mechanism in all the universe is the brain of man. The wise person develops his brain, and opens his mind to the genius and spirit of the world's great ideas. He will feel inspired with the purest and noblest thoughts that have ever animated the spirit of humanity. - Alfred A. Montapert
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion. It is easy in solitude to live after our own. But the great man is he who, in the midst of the crowd, keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm named after my great grand-mother...while you've never heard of her, in my mind she's practically a celebrity. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
Life's adventures make great reading! - Denise Robbins
I will keep dreaming.My dreams have always come true.It is a great excitement any time a dream is fulfilled. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves. - Blaise Pascal
If the misery of our poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin. - Charles Darwin
Fitness - If it came in a bottle, everybody would have a great body. - Cher
Those people who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do. - Isaac Asimov
Be great, read great books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create. - Maria Montessori
All great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction. - Marya Mannes
Every great artist has the sense of provocation. - Arthur Cravan
If God created great things with a point of vulnerability, it would lie in the reality that great things die in the hands of great ignorance. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The spiritualization of sensuality is called love: it is a great triumph over Christianity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
An old horse, an old bird, an old man, an old tree, they all represent a great survival in the jungle of cosmos; they deserve to be applauded and respected! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even an expert has room to improve, grow and learn a little more. All the great masters teach this. For this reason, never allow an expert’s ‘opinion’ to limit you in any way, whether it is with your intellect, accomplishments or illness and disease - Gary Hopkins
Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them. And it's much cheaper to buy somebody a book than it is to buy them the whole world! - Neil Gaiman
A great book increases my heartbeat as if I’m prey, melts my insides in anticipation of a first kiss, immerses me in its depths. - Carmen DeSousa
There exists a sacred strength for every great accomplishment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Words are a great influence in actions, feelings, and simply just the meaning behind it. - Yi
Fear is the killer of a great future life. - Debasish Mridha
Income inequality has no necessary connection with poverty, the lack of material resources for a decent life, such as adequate food, shelter, and clothing. A society with great income inequality may have no poor people, and a society with no income inequality may have nothing but poor people. - Robert Higgs
No one can stop you from having great moments with your kids because they believe the hero inside of you. A kiss and warm hug are sure the best treat and possibly the sweetest but simple form of them saying how much they love you. - Karl Gornal
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. - Charles de Gaulle
See everything, overlook a great deal, correct a little. - Pope John XXIII
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change. - Earl Nightingale
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete. - Ronald Reagan
If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. It's the hard that makes it great. - Tom Hanks
Whoever has received knowledgeand eloquence in speech from Godshould not be silent or secretivebut demonstrate it willingly.When a great good is widely heard of,then, and only then, does it bloom,and when that good is praised by man,it has spread its blossoms. - Marie de France
It is of great advantage to the student of any subject to read the original memoirs on that subject, for science is always most completely assimilated when it is in the nascent state... - James Clerk Maxwell
CAMEL, n. A quadruped (the _Splaypes humpidorsus_) of great value to the show business. There are two kinds of camels -- the camel proper and the camel improper. It is the latter that is always exhibited. - Ambrose Bierce
Today is your wright-time. Anything worth writing will be, or has been written already. A great story chooses its writer lest no wright should boast. Just write! If you don't, you will come right in contact with your thoughts someplace soon. - Amah Lambert
It is the youth who sees a great opportunity hidden in just these simple services, who sees a very uncommon situation, a humble position, who gets on in the world. - Orison Swett Marden
Do you know great people are continually quoted while the average always misquote great people? - Onyi Anyado
You can recognize a small truth because its opposite is a falsehood. The opposite of a great truth is another truth. - Niels Bohr
We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponderance in method in every other branch of study. - Woodrow Wilson
Is it a fact or have I dreamt it that, by means of electricity, the world of matter has become a great nerve, vibrating thousands of miles in a breathless point of time? - Nathaniel Hawthorne
Between the great things we cannot do and the small things we will not do, the danger is that we shall do nothing.
Great part of being a grownup, you never have to do anything. - Peter Blake
All human behaviour, language, thoughts, feelings, actions, and consciousness emerge from this massively interconnected network of neurons. Each neuron is pretty dumb; it either fires in a certain situation or it doesn’t, but out of this mass dumbness comes great cleverness. - Trevor Harley
Discipline is a kind of divine hand for the mankind on the matter of achieving great successes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid. - Art Spander
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
The happiness of most people we know is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things. - Ernest Dimnet
You can LOBBY anyone. It is the great equalizer." Chief of Staff Russell Jackson - Madam Secretary
Great leaders do not shift responsibility even if it means acknowledging their own failures. - Gugu Mona
Hope is like a beautiful flower. If we take great care of our hope, life could be a beautiful garden. - Debasish Mridha
The feminine section of the proletarian army is of particularly great significance... the success of a revolution depends on the extent to which women take part in it. - Vladimir Lenin
A great idea always begins with unbounded inspiration. - Roshan Kolar
GENEROUS, adj. Originally this word meant noble by birth and was rightly applied to a great multitude of persons. It now means noble by nature and is taking a bit of a rest. - Ambrose Bierce
Own your errors but never be consumed by them. If you are willing to learn they provide great opportunities for how not to do it a second time around. - Lennox D.Lampkin
A great person defines himself; an average person defines others. - Debasish Mridha
Fathers are the future's keepers, as it was in the beginning when the only begotten Son became Father to Man and the Great Circle of Father to Son; Son to Father began. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
Desire for security keeps littleness little and threatens the great with smallness.
You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them. - Michael Jordan
When you're that age, you sometimes have a great enthusiasm that is very deep and very narrow, and that is something that has always intrigued me-- that world of the eleven-year-old that is so quickly lost. - Alan Bradley
Greatness consists not in the holding of some future office, but really consists in doing great deeds with little means and the accomplishment of vast purposes from the private rants of life. To be great at all one must be great here, now, in Philadelphia. - Russell H. Conwell
A free life is still free for great souls. Verily, whoever possesses little is possessed that much less: praised be a little poverty! - Friedrich Nietzsche
As far as Saddam Hussein being a great military strategist, he is neither a strategist, nor is he schooled in the operational arts, nor is he a tactician, nor is he a general, nor is he as a soldier. Other than that, he's a great military man, I want you to know that.
Suffering is one of life's great teachers. - Bryant McGill
The truth therefore is that great nations become great not because of their amount of wealth an Great nations become great thanks to their wealth of truth, honesty and other virtues the natural resources. - Sunday Adelaja
Don't be sad because I'm dying, be happy because very second another great human being is born, another person that ill have chances to do greater things than me. - Emma Claeys
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached. - Simone Weil
...if only the comfortable prosperity of the Victorian age hadn't lulled us into a false conviction of individual security and made us believe that what was going on outside our homes didn't matter to us, the Great War might never have happened. - Vera Brittain
I sometimes think that the saving grace of America lies in the fact that the overwhelming majority of Americans are possessed of two great qualities- a sense of humor and a sense of proportion. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
When you see a man with a great deal of religion displayed in his shop window, you may depend upon it he keeps a very small stock of it within. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
The best way to achieve great success is to learn from wise people. Use them extensively with love, gratitude, and humility. - Debasish Mridha
Too much sleep kills great destines. - Adedayo Olabamiji
A great director gives life to a work of art- gives it a heartbeat… a pulse… opens its eyes to the world. - A.D. Posey
What is prudence in the conduct of every private family can scarce be folly in that of a great kingdom. - Adam Smith
There is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and the tired man who wants a book to read. - G. K. Chesterton
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep. - Saul Bellow
When someone else's truth is the same as your truth, and he seems to be saying it just for you, that's great. - Charles Bukowski
Exercise is a great leveler. It doesn't matter how rich you are, you can't just buy your way into a great body. You have to do the work. I find that comforting. It's one of the few things in life where we're all on a level playing field. - Vinnie Tortorich
Disappointments will come, rejection will come, and failures will come in the midst of the fulfilment of your dream. Don't give up, don't give in, try to push little harder; I know it won't be easy to give that push but keep pushing my friend be persistent and you'll see great results. - Euginia Herlihy
Because of a great love, one is courageous. - Lao Tzu
In actual life every great enterprise begins with and takes its first forward step in faith.
Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything. - Sydney Smith
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
In the beginning, the price of giving great love is risking that it won't be returned. Until you understand, of course, that great love is always returned. With interest. - Mike Dooley
The reason why great men meet with so little pity or attachment in adversity, would seem to be this: the friends of a great man were made by his fortune, his enemies by himself, and revenge is a much more punctual paymaster than gratitude.
A great perturbation in nature, to receive at once the benefit of sleep and do the effects of watching! - William Shakespeare
It was like he could take any emotion I had and make it ten times stronger. Which is great when it’s happiness but pretty darn awful if it’s anything sad. - Catherine Gilbert Murdock
Irinistic motivation can help people attain academic success and possess themselves with great depth of knowledge. - Saaif Alam
God gives great treasures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Not all gays respond to the same stuff. Would Alexander the Great have loved Auntie Mame? - Bruce Bawer
In time, all great masterpieces turn into shameless creatures who laugh at their creators. - Erol Ozan
He who despises a poor man’s wisdom has turned away great riches. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A nation is a detour of nature to arrive at five or six great men- yes, and then to get around them. - Friedrich Nietzsche
When you empower others to be great, you become a great leader. - Debasish Mridha
To be a great warrior is not enough. Flesh and blood, however skilled, can be destroyed... you must be more than just a man in minds of your opponents. - Compton Gage
My job as a leader is to make sure everybody in the company has great opportunities, and that they feel they're having a meaningful impact and are contributing to the good of society. As a world, we're doing a better job of that. My goal is for Google to lead, not follow that. - Larry Page
In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small things they show themselves as they are. - Nicholas Chamfort
Do not be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
Great necessities call out great virtues. - Abigail Adams
When you are beloved and happy, you are a great success. - Debasish Mridha
Too much work will create too much motivation for the strong, and a big collapse for the weak! Strength gets great strength from the challenges! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The United States does not have a choice as to whether or not is will or will not play a great part in the world. Fate has made that choice for us. The only question is whether we will play the part well or badly. - Theodore Roosevelt
Small herbs have grace, great weeds to grow apace. - William Shakespeare
Short stories are great start, but if they are true that's the best start so far in about 222 short stories I have viewed and I have already shared them in the book series Reddit Collection. - Deyth Banger
Some strive to make themselves great. Others help others see and find their own greatness. It's the latter who really enrich the world we live in - Rasheed Ogunlaru
A great sage is like a tree, he lives just to help others, just to make this world beautiful. - Debasish Mridha
What God says I am is what I am: great soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The journey of life requires alot of enthusiasms, great passion and commitment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way. - Sheri Dew
Just remember, the difference between being good versus being great is just a few points, inches, or seconds. - Bruce H. Jackson
Great artists have no country.
Great experiences are built on a foundation of bad experiences. - Tim Fargo
The truth came to me-a great revelation, showing me that I have a child to the Jones whole and perfect mind, created to express the health that God with. - Myrtle Filmore
A great leader acknowledges his or her finitude, and depends fully on the mighty powerful arm of strength of a Great God, to execute equity and justice for all. - Josephine Akhagbeme
Redeemed humanity is still young, it has hardly come to its full strength. But already there is joy enough in the little finger of a great saint such as yonder lady to waken all the dead things of the universe into life. - C.S. Lewis
Peace is a new father Searching for a jobWith courage and vigorWith a smile and rigorBut with a great need for money. - Debasish Mridha
A great library contains the diary of the human race. - George Mercer Dawson
You have a great potential.Explore your special skills. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Give yourself a great self-respect to know who you are then your confidence will shine on you - Rashedur Ryan Rahman
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen. - Benjamin Disraeli
Don't shun oppositions. They are there to position you well. Opposition is the great valley between great men and they that give up because of the arduous journey they may have to take through the valley. Don't shun oppositions; Position yourself with oppositions! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
If you do build a great experience,clients tell each other about that.World of mouth is very powerful. - ravi chauhan
Yet human intelligence has another force, too: the sense of urgency that gives human smarts their drive. Perhaps our intelligence is not just ended by our mortality; to a great degree, it is our mortality. - Adam Gopnik
I know that life is a doorway to eternity, and yet my heart so often gets lost in petty anxieties. It forgets the great way home that lies before it. - Sophie Scholl
The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand. - Lewis Thomas
Errors to be dangerous must have a great deal of truth mingled with them. It is only from this alliance that they can ever obtain an extensive circulation. - Sydney Smith
I see America, not in the setting sun of a black night of despair ahead of us, I see America in the crimson light of a rising sun fresh from the burning, creative hand of God. I see great days ahead, great days possible to men and women of will and vision. - Carl Sandburg
It's not how great the ideas are. It's about how you write them, to make them great. - Primadonna Angela
To be able to bear provocation is an argument of great reason, and to forgive it of a great mind.
The first thing you need to know about Goldman Sachs is that it's everywhere. The world's most powerful investment bank is a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity, relentlessly jamming its blood funnel into anything that smells like money. - Matt Taibbi
A great sports car that goes from 0-60 in 3.9 seconds is just a fact. To the wrong audience, it’s irrelevant. But to the right audience, it’s a passion. - David Brier
Being innovative is to allow yourself to expose your mind to something great that has potential to change lives and the world positively and you take action on it. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
Your primary goal should be to have a great life. You can still have a good day, enjoy your child, and ultimately find happiness, whether your ex is acting like a jerk or a responsible person. Your happiness is not dependent upon someone else.
Love harmony and peace everywhere.It is our hope for our great future. - Debasish Mridha
A great philosophy is not one that passes final judgments and establishes ultimate truth. It is one that causes uneasiness and starts commotion.
If you want to be respected by others the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you. - Fyodor Dostoevsky
A fundamental shift of our perceptions and consciousness are necessary for any great improvements for mankind. - Debasish Mridha
If Wagner lived today, he would probably work with film instead of music. He already knew back then that the Great Art Form would include a sort of fourth dimension; it was really film he was talking about. - Harmony Korine
If I have done great things it's because I was standing in the closet of smart men taking notes and then publishing their ideas as my own. - Isaac Newton
In God's wildness lies the hope of the world - the great fresh unblighted, unredeemed wilderness. The galling harness of civilization drops off, and wounds heal ere we are aware. - John Muir
Life can only be live with great courage. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men. - Lord Acton
Anything great will only be appreciated if I am given the opportunity to feel the absence of it, or experience the reversal of it. It is only then that I can even begin to understand its majesty and cherish it in the manner I should have all along. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
No one can attain to truth by himself. Only by laying stone on stone with the cooperation of all, by the millions of generations from our forefather Adam to our own times, is that temple reared which is to be a worthy dwelling place of the Great God. - Leo Tolstoy
Most people will be a great success if they focus on doing what is important and not what is urgent or pleasant. - Debasish Mridha
Silence is a great companion when words are devoid of meanings. - Nema Al-Araby
Great minds with great ideas usually share in the midst of their persecution - Jeremy Aldana
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. - J. K. Rowling
Every pursuit is great when greatly pursued. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
The passing of an ordinary man is sad. The passing of a great man is tragic, and doubly tragic when the greatness passes before the man does.
Anyone with great ambition, great vision, and great passion can be a great person. - Debasish Mridha
If you really want to understand God then remove everything that is common between God and humans like mind, heart, body, emotions etc. Because if you are thinking like that for him then you underestimated him to a great extent. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. - Abraham Lincoln
It’s a great day to write a best-seller. - Buffy Andrews
Courage is winning small battles with great honor. - Nathan S. Colestock
Have regard for your name, since it will remain for you longer than a great store of gold. - Ecclesiasticus
Coming home from very lonely places, all of us go a little mad: whether from great personal success, or just an all-night drive, we are the sole survivors of a world no one else has ever seen. - John le Carre
The bare knowledge of God's will is inefficacious, it doth not better the heart. Knowledge alone is like a winter sun, which hath no heat or influence; it doth not warm the affections, or purify the conscience. Judas was a great luminary, he knew God's will, but he was a traitor. - Thomas Watson
In the last analysis, the essential thing is the life of individual. This alone makes history, here alone do the great transformations take place, and the whole future, the whole history of the world, ultimately springs as a gigantic summation from these hidden source in individuals. - C.G. Jung
There is nothing great about having sex or 'not having' sex. - Daya Kudari
The great advantage of being in a rut is that when one is in a rut, one knows exactly where one is. - Arnold Bennett
He is a benefactor of mankind who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and so recur habitually to the mind. - Samuel Johnson
Maybe you and I can't do great things. We may not change the world in one day, but we still can change some things today, in our small way.
Great artists are great not because of their great sufferings, but because of their joy in creating. - Marty Rubin
One doesn’t have to operate with great malice to do great harm. The absence of empathy and understanding are sufficient. In fact, a man convinced of his virtue even in the midst of his vice is the worst kind of man. - Charles M. Blow
Proverbs 16:3 "Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and He will establish your plans."A great reminder when planning out the school year. - Tamara L. Chilver
You may have a small body,but great strength.You may have an ordinary mind,but great wisdom.You may have a wounded heart,but great courage.You may have a weary soul,but great love. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Just move to the Internet, its great here. We get to live inside where the weather is always awesome. - John Green
Before the beginning of great brilliance, there must be chaos. Before a brilliant person begins something great, they must look foolish in the crowd.
Reading is the royal road to intellectual eminence...Truly good books are more than mines to those who can understand them. They are the breathings of the great souls of past times. Genius is not embalmed in them, but lives in them perpetually. - William Ellery Channing
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble. - Helen Keller
The light of a great man shines for generations to come. - Auliq-Ice
The state is that great fiction by which everyone tries to live at the expense of everyone else. - Frédéric Bastiat
Be a great writer when you write your life's song. - Debasish Mridha
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together. - Petrarch
If a man does not die in the womb or perish at birth, God has a great purpose for him. - Matshona Dhliwayo
ownergy= ownership + energy. A word i coined together to mean working with a clear sense of ownership and energy to achieve great success. Brimekonsult. - brimekonsult
Ambition is the driving engine behind every great success. - Debasish Mridha
Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.
We used to think that if we knew one, we knew two, because one and one are two. We are finding that we must learn a great deal more about 'and'. - Sir Arthur Eddington
A really great man has always an idea of something greater than himself. - William Hazlitt
There's nothing like the discovery of an unknown work by a great thinker to set the intellectual community atwitter and cause academics to dart about like those things one sees when looking at a drop of water under a microscope. - Woody Allen
When life gives you the gift of a great story, to not partake in the telling of that story would be a crime against humanity. - A.D. Posey
Your mind contains great capital.Your heart contains extraordinary riches.Your soul contains remarkable treasure.Your life contains marvelous wealth. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We are what we think. Think great, be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The play was a great success, but audience was a dismal failure. - George Bernard Shaw
A leader becomes great by inspiring others to do great things. - Debasish Mridha
I love to sleep. Do you? Isn't it great? It really is the best of both worlds. You get to be alive and unconscious. - Rita Rudner
A dictator in a country is a big threat to the whole humanity; a democrat in a country is a great hope to the whole world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Being happy is a great science. If you are not happy, do not be confused. Happiness is hard to achieve. - Petar Dunov
Most people find it difficult to understand purely verbal concepts. [...] We employ visual and spatial metaphors for a great many everyday expressions [...] We are so visually biased that we call our wisest men visionaries! - McLuhan Marshal
Life may not have dealt you a great set of cards... but who says the one with better cards will win? - Manoj Vaz
These are times in which a genius would wish to live. It is not in the still calm of life, or the repose of a pacific station, that great characters are formed. - Abigail Adams
...still, I’m lucky: I feast on solitude, I will never miss the crowd. I could read the great books but the great books don’t interest me. I sit in bed and wait for the whole thing to go one way or the other. just like everybody else. - Charles Bukowski
Every book is a great action and every great action is a book! - Martin Luther
Habits are familiar and comfortable, putting our reactions on autopilot and often leading us, instead, to great discomfort. - Charles F. Glassman
Let every man or woman here, if you never hear me again, remember this, that if you wish to be great at all, you must begin where you are and with what you are, in Philadelphia, now. - Russell H. Conwell
wisdom is great, but sometimes, those who think they are wiser than others can become the otherwise - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The way of love is not a subtle argument. The door there is devastation. Birds make great sky-circles of their freedom. How do they learn it? They fall, and falling, they're given wings. - Jalaluddin Rumi
As we travel great lengths in this world away from home, most of us come back with a clearer view on what home means. And most likely it isn't so much about the place in itself, but more about the places and people that have made us feel AT home… - lauren klarfeld
A great revolution in just one single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a society and, further, will enable a change in the destiny of humankind. - Daisaku Ikeda
Mind is the great lever of all things. - Daniel Webster
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder. - Ronald Reagan
No ceremony that to great ones 'longs, not the king's crown, nor the deputed sword, the marshal's truncheon, nor the judge's robe, become them with one half so good a grace as mercy does. - William Shakespeare
Great goals make great people. People cannot hit what they do not aim for. - Roy Bennett
When we are truly aware of great abundance in our life, feel grateful and express gratitude for those treasures and beauty, then we are fully living. - Debasish Mridha
Being Friends with you was great but now we will be lovers. - V.Kuotsu
I have great respect for the Syrian people, as I do for the rest of the Middle East. - Steven Magee
Our human inventions astound, our technological advancements are staggering,and we have amassed great wealthbut, it is only through Love that hearts are transformed, respect is fostered, and lasting peace achieved... - Kate Mullane Robertson
She was supportive, didn’t pry or expect anything from me, and sensed when I needed my space. If she were a guy, I’d probably date her. Or, if I were a lesbian. And if she were a lesbian. I guess we’d both have to be lesbians for that to work. Regardless, she made a pretty great friend. - Temple West
After I was diagnosed with celiac disease, I said yes to food, with great enthusiasm. . . . I vowed to taste everything I could eat, rather than focusing on what I could not. - Shauna James Ahern
Mistakes are a great educator when one is honest enough to admit them and willing to learn from them
There would be no great men if there were no little ones. - George Herbert
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them. - Joseph Joubert
Hoping is a great Positive emotion and you must HOPE. But remember, you can’t just Hope for Success, you also have to work for it. - RVM
If you want to be great at something, be great at being your most treasured self. Life is about connection, and how can you give apart of yourself to someone; too hold onto, if you don't know which part they want most? - Nikki Rowe
Our senses and emotions are the great source of inspiration for creating compelling and interesting art pieces (books included). Each art piece, be it a book, a song, a painting, a photograph or a product should touch our senses and evoke emotions. Emotionless art lacks purpose and interest. - Serafima
Proxy religion involves too great a risk: you had better see to your soul's matters yourself, and leave them in no man's hands. - Spurgeon, Charles H.
No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes.
For all men tragically great are made so through a certain morbidness. - Herman Melville
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude - Arthur Schopenhauer
You least obtain something great from the great thing you regard as least though such great thing can give you something great - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
More love, more power.Less love, less power.Great love, great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong. - Eugene V. Debs
How we walk with the broken speaks louder than how we sit with the great. - Anonymous
When we become acquainted with any person on a human level, even a great enemy, we begin to see that no person is really so different from ourselves. - Bryant McGill
The fact that at the moment the distinction is being made, a young adult, as opposed to an adult, is the one reading it. In other words, I don’t entirely believe in the distinction. A great book is a great book, and it’s impossible to say what part of a person is going to connect to it. - Kristin Cashore
When you sit tranquilly, you set a great example to the people who rush around in panic and thus you show the crazy waves the beauty of being a calm lake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There's no system foolproof enough to defeat a sufficiently great fool. - Edward Teller
For reasons no one has yet explained, the Internet is at once riveting and a great killer of concentration. - Joseph Epstein
Peace is a butterfly Flying flower to flowerWith a song in her heartBut a great love for the beautyWith a great purpose and duty. - Debasish Mridha
I’m bored’ is a useless thing to say. I mean, you live in a great, big, vast world that you’ve seen none percent of. Even the inside of your own mind is endless; it goes on forever, inwardly, do you understand? The fact that you’re alive is amazing, so you don’t get to say ‘I’m bored. - Louis C.K.
Indiscretions can lead to great lessons. - Julieanne O'Conner
Friendship is as great as a True FriendAnd a True Friend is as great as Friendship. - Sharvani Akula
Great News! If you quit being cunty the whole world will stop being against you! - Sarah Silverman
Lying in small doses makes a good storyteller great. - Bryan Way
The natural ambition of woman is through marriage to climb up, leaning upon a man; but those days are gone. You shall be great without the help of any man, just as you are. - Swami Vivekananda
The real duty of a motivational speaker and an inspirational writer must be to inspire lives to live and leave distinctive footprints which shall qualify such lives to eternal eternity in the Kingdom of God notwithstanding how minute or great the footprints might be - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Pleasure and love are the pinions of great deeds. - Charles Fox
In the part of this universe that we know there is great injustice, and often the good suffer, and often the wicked prosper, and one hardly knows which of those is the more annoying. - Bertrand Russell
To display the greatest powers, unless they are applied to great purposes, makes nothing for the character of greatness. - William Hazlitt
Sometimes you wish the world would be a better place and sometimes you wish the world was a better place. Only the great understanding of the difference of the time between the past and present moment will make it a better place. - Jammy Creamer
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand. - Plato
I feel like I am either on the cusp of something great, or standing on the edge of my abyss, discovering something brand new, or uncovering somebody elses lost imagination. - Carroll Bryant
Within a week I walked the streets of Tel-Aviv, I wandered around Budapest and found myself admiring the Architecture of Paris. That's the power of great literature. - Byron Ortiz
It’s great to be here. - A.D. Posey
Happiness does not come in large incomes or the most exotic home, it comes in small doses of a great self esteem which can be built upon the strengths of an individual. - Nicholas A. McGirr
You would not experiencing great change unless you were ready for the transformation. Embrace the new you that's emerging. - Leeza Donatella
Great music is a great remedy for depression, but you have to drink it in with your heart and mind. - Debasish Mridha
People are such great mysteries. Just when we think we have understood them, a wonderful new aspect shows in them. - Eucharista Ward
Any man who keeps working is not a failure. He may not be a great writer, but if he applies the old-fashioned virtues of hard, constant labor, he'll eventually make some kind of career for himself as writer."[1967 interview] - Ray Bradbury
All of the great empires of the future will be empires of the mind. - Winston S. Churchill
It Follows, can become a great story....So far the "Clown", is awesome it shows something incredible... - Deyth Banger
Great mysteries inhabit the threshold of my being. - Fernando Pessoa
Immense wealth, and its lavish expenditure, fill the great house with all that can please the eye, or tempt the taste. Here, appetite, not food, is the great desideratum. - Frederick Douglass
Good leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn vision into reality. Great leaders have vision, share vision, and inspire others to create their own. - Roy Bennett
A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay off with your money. - G. Gordon Liddy
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others. - Tryon Edwards
To live a great life, focus and do what makes you happy. - Debasish Mridha
I have two great duties in each day: firstly, to identify why I woke up and secondly to be convinced of why I must retire for the day - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Set your mind on beauty, love, and virtue. You will be blessed, great, pure, and true. - Debasish Mridha
To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan but also believe. - Anatole France
Geometry has two great treasures; one is the Theorem of ; the other, the division of a line into extreme and mean ratio. The first we may compare to a measure of gold; the second we may name a precious jewel. Johannes Kepler - Pythagoras
Few great men could pass personnel. - Paul Goodman
If you fail, let the world knows the reasons of your failure; if you win, let the world knows the secrets of your victory! This is a great way to be useful for others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One of the Great Rules of Economics According to If you are rich, you have to be an idiot not to stay rich. And if you are poor, you have to be really smart to get rich. - John Green
Real literature is something much better than a harmless instrument for getting through idle hours. The purpose of great literature is to help us to develop into full human beings. - Russell Kirk
Life in abundance comes only through great love. - Elbert Hubbard
All great art is a form of complaint - John Cage
There is a spirit and a need and a man at the beginning of every great human advance. Every one of these must be right for that particular moment in history or nothing happens. - Coretta Scott King
America is too great for small dreams. - Ronald Reagan
Machines take me by surprise with great frequency. - Alan Turing
For every Aruna story we hear there are hundreds of thousands that will never be heard, swept under the great rug of shame societies have so eloquently woven. It is up to us to speak up, to lift this heavy rug and reveal the ugliness it conceals. - Aysha Taryam
Since I will never know what the future holds, I choose to live my life expecting great things - Meena Sarine
To the world, most people are not remembered for being great parents. To the child, without parents, nothing great would have been put into the world. - J.R. Rim
A great deal of what many Americans hold dear is nowhere written on those four pages of parchment, or in any of the amendments. What has made the Constitution durable is the same as what makes it demanding: the fact that so much was left out. - Jill Lepore
a great reason why a gloomy history may repeat itself is that we may have neglected what history did. When we neglect what history did, history visits us in the same cloth - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Justice is like a great home cooked meal; it may not come at the ideal time, but when it does it is served and delicious. - Robert J. Braathe
...and here is a bed of roses for the great king now beyond us and our petty little world. - Michelle Shen
We remember though all the firelit glowOf a great hearth's gleam and glare,And we looked for a space at each happy faceAnd the love that was written there. - Caris Brooke
I don't know where we should take this company, but I do know that if I start with the right people, ask them the right questions, and engage them in vigorous debate, we will find a way to make this company great. - James C. Collins
Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected. - John Locke
Throughout all history, the great wise men and teachers, philosophers, and prophets have disagreed with one another on many different things. It is only on this one point that they are in complete and unanimous agreement. We become what we think about. - Earl Nightingale
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets. - Steve Jobs
Whatever happened to you yesterday no longer matters. Be present. Today is going to be a great day. - Karen A. Baquiran
I don’t believe that young people today can live clean, pure lives without the help of God. The peer pressure is too great and the temptations they see in the movies and on television, and what they hear in their music is too much. Only Christ can give them the power to say no. - Billy Graham
Only the great power of love can make you great. - Debasish Mridha
World will be so beautiful without war.Every child will grow up without fear.Mother will smile; child will play.Friendship will prosper all the way.Love harmony and peace everywhere.It is our hope for our great future. - Debasish Mridha
Emptying the ashtrays was very expressive of myself. I just lump everything in a great heap which I have labeled ‘the past,’ and having thus emptied this deep reservoir that was once myself, I am ready to continue. - Zelda Fitzgerald
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very much about our own pleasures. We can only have the highest happiness such as goes along with being a great man, by having wide thoughts and much feeling for the rest of the world as well as ourselves. - George Eliot
Don't stop yourself from greatness before you've begun from fear or from self-doubt. You were put here on this planet to do great things, to pioneer change by way of your own personal uniqueness, and to express yourself and share your happiness with others. - Kaiden Blake
Prayer is not meant to be a burden or used as a badge of holiness. Instead, it is a gift of God that when used properly should yield great victory in our lives. - Paul Silway
The great idea is the one that is either saleable or is worthy of imitation. - Amit Kalantri
When you win and the other fellow loses, what do you see? A losing face. There is great joy in losing and making the other person win and have a happy face. Who will be the happiest person? The one who brings happiness to others. - Swami Satchidananda
Favoring 'resolution' the way we do, it is hard for us men to write great love stories. Why?, because we want to tell too much. We aren’t satisfied unless at the end of the story the characters are lying there, panting. - Roman Payne
The power of prayer is priceless. Great things can be accomplished by prayer. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it. - Oscar Wilde
You are a great sacred soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A great disaster is a symbol to us to remember all the big things of life and forget the small things, of which we have thought too much.
However brilliant an action, it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Don't be sad that one day or another you met someone who undermined your capabilities and sapped your energy, what that person did could be the strongest crucible that forged a great leader - Ahmed Elkadi
It is always a great honor to be the driver of your own car, to be the boss of your own fate! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every person may not be great, but there is some greatness in every person. - Debasish Mridha
If you want to be great, see greatness in others and appreciate it with your whole heart. - Debasish Mridha
... People with great passions, people who accomplish great deeds, people who possess strong feelings, even people with great minds and a strong personality, rarely come out of good little boys and girls. - Lev S. Vygotsky
Abundance of life does not come from having a great job. Abundance comes from generosity. - Debasish Mridha
I most likely like books which are out of my language... English... for example is a great example - Not my native language, but I enjoy the covers and how the words sound. - Deyth Banger
But, nevertheless, the generation that carried on the war has been set apart by its experience. Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
We may find great relief and inexplicable solace in purposefully looking beyond grief in order to determine the provision made within it. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
One of great arts of communication is the skill of listening to people - Sunday Adelaja
In this world, it is a great Self-effort to deliberately remain ignorant despite knowing, right? I deliberately remain ignorant in spite of having the Knowledge. - Dada Bhagwan
The three great acts are love, goodness and self-sacrifice. - Lailah Gifty Akita
This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force. - Sid Ziff
All attributes of the relative self (prakrut) in the world have arisen due to lack of understanding. All this has arisen due to not understanding the truth. One has been wandering around for countless lives and still one considers oneself so great! - Dada Bhagwan
Three great lessons for my children; love God, love yourself and love your neighbour as yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A good reputation is better than great riches. - Lailah Gifty Akita
In other words, all the highest aims of language are decisively the work of God. They are decisively supernatural. And no amount of poetic effort or expertise in the use of words can bring about the great aims of life if God withholds his saving power. - John Piper
A great human revolution in just a single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a nation, and further, can even enable a change in the destiny of all humankind. - Daisaku Ikeda
Great champions have an enormous sense of pride. The people who excel are those who are driven to show the world and prove to themselves just how good they are.
The history of the world is but the biography of great men. - Thomas Carlyle
TODAY IS A GREAT DAY TO MAKE ART. - M. Kirin
Just like the cast of a great movie and the career of great athletes few success stories are a one man show. Build your team and grow. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Let the minor genius go his light way and enjoy his life - the great nature cannot so live, he is never really in holiday mood, even though he often plucks flowers by the wayside and ties them into knots and garlands like little children and lays out on a sunny morning.
France is like a great compass, which ever way they point to, go the complete opposite direction and you'll be fine. - P. J. O'Rourke
General belief is There is no real magic, only tricks but a great magician compel people not to trust that belief and make them believe, after all "There does exist a real magic". - Amit Kalantri
Great God of wonders:God has always acted in my point of need. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality. - Dante Alighieri
When great forces are on the move in the world, we learn we are spirits - not animals. - Winston Churchill
Beside every great writer is a great listener. - Nanette L. Avery
Stephen King is a great and incredible character. - Deyth Banger
Greatest companion is found in reading great books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You don’t have to be in a boxing ring to be a great fighter. As long as you are true to yourself, you will succeed in your fight for that in which you believe. - Muhammad Ali
An Oak tree is a daily reminder that great things often have small beginnings. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Creating light is a wiz; sharing that light is witty and protecting that light is a great honour! - Mehmet Murat ildan
During their lifetimes, every man and woman will stumble across a great opportunity. Sadly, most of them will simply pick themselves up, dust themselves down and carry on as if nothing ever happened. - Winston S. Churchill
The great lie is like a sword that has been thrust into the heart of humankind. - Compton Gage
Some poems are written great, some poems are written swell. But then there are poems that could win a prize in Hell. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things. - Denis Diderot
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle, and blows in a fire.
Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man. - Bertrand Russell
Nurture your mind with great thoughts for you will never go any higher than what you think. - Benjamin Disraeli
You don’t have to be a rich person to have a great life. You have to be a person of value to enjoy the beauty of life. - Debasish Mridha
It takes a great reader to make a great book. - Orna Ross
Of the animals I saw, I could write volumes. All were wild; for the Great Race's mechanised culture had long since done away with domestic beasts, while food was wholly vegetable or synthetic. - H.P. Lovecraft
Each day is a new opportunity. I chose to make this day a great one. - Louise L. Hay
If you keep your eye on the profit, you’re going to skimp on the product. But if you focus on making really great products, then the profits will follow. - Steve Jobs
I do not think you can name many great inventions that have been made by married men. - Nikola Tesla
Reckless behavior, particularly in young boys, may be the uncontrolled expression of a legitimate, even Godly, desire to strive after great and noble deeds. And when the desire for adventure follows a God-honoring course, exciting things can happen. - Hal and Melanie Young
They never fail who die in a great cause. - George Gordon Byron
The photographer does the world a great disservice when he leaves his camera at home. - Mark Denman
The perfection preached in the Gospels never yet built up an empire. Every man of action has a strong dose of egotism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be forgiven him, indeed, they will be regarded as high qualities, if he can make of them the means to achieve great ends. - Charles de Gaulle
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I'll forgive Thy great big joke on me. - Robert Frost
By this marriage, all little jealousies, which now seem great , and all great fears, which now import their dangers would then be nothing. - William Shakespeare
Money doesn't make a bad life good, it makes a good life great. - Bradley Wright
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful. - Swami Vivekananda
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Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you. - Harold Bloom
had all the attributes of a perfect man, and, in my opinion, no finer personality ever existed.{Edison's opinion of the great Robert Ingersoll} Thomas A. Edison - He
Love feels like a great misfortune, a monstrous parasite, a permanent state of emergency that ruins all small pleasures. - Slavoj Žižek
There are two kinds of science: The black science and the white science. The science of weapon production is the black one. Working in this category of science is a great betrayal to humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In my wide association in life, meeting with many and great men in various parts of the world, I have yet to find the man, however great or exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than he would ever do under a spirit of criticism. - Charles M. Schwab
There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women. - Muhammad Ali Jinnah
God has unlimited resources for every great work. Are you a willing spirit? - Lailah Gifty Akita
It is easy to conform, but it takes great courage to stand up for peace. - Debasish Mridha
Defeat is only defeat if we accept it as defeat. Victory often comes after defeat, because one was too stubborn to allow it to be their reality. In the trail of any great conflict you will see the scuff marks, where the one was beaten down, but they could not be taught to stay that way. - Tom Althouse
I bet you to believe me when I say again that we do not need a great house, Sarah. We only need a great love. - Stephanie Grace Whitson
When a great man stands on a land for a moment, the land becomes not just a great land for a moment, but a great landmark! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
To avoid the cost incurred in pursuing great things we opt for ease and blithely abandon great things. The sheer recklessness of such a pathetically apathetic trade-off will eventually cost us a life squandered, which in the end is the greatest cost of all. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
To trust immediate intuitions rather than collective examination that is rational, careful, and intelligent is not wisdom: it is the presumption of an old man who refuses to believe that the great world outside his village is any different from the one that he has always known. - Carlo Rovelli
OVEREAT, v. To dine. Hail, Gastronome, Apostle of Excess, Well skilled to overeat without distress! Thy great invention, the unfatal feast, Shows Man's superiority to Beast. John Boop - Ambrose Bierce
Gods not looking for the next great Preacher or worship leader he is looking for a BROKEN PERSON WHO WILL BE FOUND IN THE PLACE OF PRAYER!!!!! - Joe Joe Dawson
A great teacher plants the seeds of greatness in the minds of future generations. - Debasish Mridha
A diamond is proof that you sometimes have to go through a great deal of pressure before you can shine. - Matshona Dhliwayo
He who is great judges himself and sets his own standards. - Spirit Rain
And finally, I've always drawn a great deal of moral comfort from Humpty Dumpty. The part I like the best? 'All the king's horses and all the king's men couldn't put Humpty Dumpty back together again.' That's because there is no Humpty Dumpty, and there is no God. None, not one, no God, never was. - George Carlin
If you can believe in something great, then you can achieve something great. - Katy Perry
If there is not the war, you don't get the great general; if there is not a great occasion, you don't get a great statesman; if Lincoln had lived in a time of peace, no one would have known his name. - Theodore Roosevelt
A moment spent in Sorrow or a moment spent in Pain is a waste of a Great Treasure that you will never get again. - - RVM
Child, if such folks awe you, then picture them on the lavatory, straining, constipated. They will at once seem small, pathetic, manageable." And she whispered to me a great, universal truth: "THE BOWELS ARE GREAT LEVELLERS. - Angela Carter
Human beings who leave behind them no great achievements, but only a series of small kindnesses, have not had wasted lives - Charlotte Gray
No sadder proof can be given by man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men. - Thomas Carlyle
People tell me that Senator Edwards got picked for his good looks, his sex appeal, and his great hair. I say to them, 'How do you think I got the job? - Dick Cheney
Greatness demands great courage. - Debasish Mridha
Not the comfort, but the confrontation and hardship, is the teacher of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
Sometimes great things are best to unleash. - Steven Cuoco
Love is the great test of the human. The human is tested by our ability to withstand love. Love is so difficult, it is so challenging, it demands of us that we wreck it with ourselves. It demands of us an honesty that few of us could sustain. - Junot Díaz
What seems to be generosity is often no more than disguised ambition, which overlooks a small interest in order to secure a great one. - Francois De La Rochefoucauld
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are. - O. Henry
Sorrow comes in great waves...but rolls over us, and though it may almost smother us, it leaves us. And we know that if it is strong, we are stronger, inasmuch as it passes and we remain. - Henry James
Make it the ultimate purpose of your life to be a great success. - Debasish Mridha
These opportunities, then, gave these men the chance they needed, and their great abilities made them recognize it. - Niccolò Machiavelli
Desire great things in life.Expect great things in life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go but where they ought to be. - Rosalynn Carter
Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time. - Edwin Percy Whipple
When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself. - Karen Blixen
God is a great illustrator especially when I look at the humankind; different races, different genders, different heights, different weights and different shapes.His illustrations are simply breath taking, full of details and very inspiring. His creativity is beyond great and He's a mighty God. - Euginia Herlihy
The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. - Thomas A. Edison
An attitude of gratitude brings great things. - Yogi Bhajan
Every great movement of God can be traced to a kneeling figure. - D.L. Moody
It is not the difficulty of achieving greatness that stops us but the fear of being great. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
It took place in the midnight in the University's Great Hall, in a welter of incense, candlesticks, runic inscriptions and magic circles, none of which was strictly necessary but which made the wizards feel better. - Terry Pratchett
With great power comes great dissipation. - Timothy Poston
The great would not think themselves demigods if the little did not worship them. - Pierre-Claude-Victor Boiste
A great flame follows a little spark. - Dante Alighieri
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. - Thomas Jefferson
To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization. - Harriet Beecher Stowe
The imagination is a healthy thing, and a great many scientific discoveries could not have been made without it, but it need to be harnessed to some serious object if it is to come to anything. - Diane Setterfield
Be self-responsible. Be less dependent on other people. Aim at being the most responsible person you can be. Read about great, successful leaders. Learn to think great thoughts and work to be an excellent person. - Mark F. LaMoure
Great beauty, great strength, and great riches are really and truly of no great use; a right heart exceeds all - Benjamin Franklin
The man who shows great respect for his mother, and the women in his life; will have respect for those he meets. - Ellen J. Barrier
A great Country is not the Country with a great population,but a Country with a great number of persons that believe in entrepreneurship. - Auliq-Ice
You cannot walk in a great man's shoes without getting sores on your feet. - Matshona Dhliwayo
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. - Abraham Lincoln
My success has depended wholly on putting things over on people, so I'm not sure that I'm that great a role model. I am, however, an expert on pretending to be an expert on pretending to be an expert. - Meryl Streep
God allows us to have a personal relationship with himself and he forgives and loves us as children. If God forgives our such great sins against his Son should we not forgive such little sins against ourselves? - Greg Gordon
It is a great joy to work for what you want. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The male orientation of classical Athens was inseparable from its genius. Athens became great not despite but because of its misogyny. - Camille Paglia
In ordinary life we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
The great souls distinguish with two things; their greater needs and their greater agony. - Alireza Salehi Nejad
The vast possibilities of our great future will become realities only if we make ourselves responsible for that future.
The great thing, then, in all education, is to make our nervous system our ally instead of our enemy. - William James
Forgiveness is the name of love practiced among people who love poorly. The hard truth is that all people love poorly. We need to forgive and be forgiven every day, every hour increasingly. That is the great work of love among the fellowship of the weak that is the human family. - Henri J.M. Nouwen
Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
College football would be more interesting if the faculty played instead of the students - there would be a great increase in broken arms, legs and necks. - H. L. Mencken
The cloud-capp'd towers,the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like this insubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind. We are such stuff As dreams are made on; and our little life Is rounded with a sleep. - William Shakespeare
loneliness is a great teacher and a master test of character - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy. - Stephen Fry
You want to create a country with millions of great magicians? Then let the free thinking prevails everywhere. And thus creativity will increase and creativity is the greatest magician in our universe. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The power of the human mind is unstoppable. It can make bad things Great and good things Worst! Use it accordingly. - myselfRMD - Rose De Matta
The small wisdom is like water in a glass:clear, transparent, pure.The great wisdom is like the water in the sea:dark, mysterious, impenetrable. - Rabindranath Tagore
A great sense of humor is a great gift! - Diamante Lavendar
It's hard loving those who don't much like themselves: "If you're so great, why would you think I'm so great. - Alain de Botton
Fear is a great motivator.
The human mind naturally adapts itself to the position it occupies. The most gigantic intellect may be dwarfed by being cabin'd, cribbed and confined. It requires a great country and great circumstances to develop great men.
To achieve a great success, you must first have yourself behind yourself as your greatest supporter! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There's no weakness as great as false strength. - Stefan Molyneux
We all cannot do everything or solve every issue. "It's impossible", however, if we each simply do our part. Make our own contribution, regardless of how small we may think it is.... together it adds up and great things get accomplished. - Mark W. Boyer
I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill. - Samuel Butler
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. - Herodotus
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it. - Andrew Carnegie
Would you like to know the great drama of my life? It is that I have put my genius into my life...I have put only my talent into my works. - Oscar Wilde
Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind. - John Tillotson
Handle the little things well; for they become the great things. - Flo Falayi
You become great when you are eager to find and nourish greatness in the hearts of others. - Debasish Mridha
Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great. - John L. Motley
Any great work of art . . . revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world -- the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air. - Leonard Bernstein
There's great peace in surrendering to principles - Stefan Molyneux
... first learn to construct the parts properly before it ventures to fashion a great whole; ... - Friedrich Nietzsche
I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman's feelings; and there may often be a great deal more suffered than a stander-by can judge of. - Jane Austen
I dwell on great thoughts.I dwell on positive affirmations. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great struggles make for great stories. - Sanober Khan
Yes, they are carnal, both of them, love and death, and therein lies their terror and their great magic! - Thomas Mann
Being faithful in the smallest things is the way to gain, maintain, and demonstrate the strength needed to accomplish something great. - Alex Harris
The great weakness of the West is that it has nothing with which to inspire loyalty except wealth. But what is wealth? Another washing machine, a bigger car, a nicer house to live in? Not much to feed the spirit in all that. - John Burdett
This art of resting the mind and the power of dismissing from it all care and worry is probably one of the secrets of energy in our great men. - Captain J. A. Hadfield
America is not a mere body of traders; it is a body of free men. Our greatness-built upon freedom-is moral, not material. we have a great ardor for gain; but we have a deep passion for the rights of man. - Woodrow Wilson
Never give in--never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy. - Winston Churchill
Pursue your dreams with great passion. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Greatness is to stay humble when the whole world calls you great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
True success is a silence inner process that can empower the mind, heart and soul through strong aspiration for great achievement. - Nur Sakinah Thomas
What we do today means a great deal, though it may mean nothing tomorrow. - Marty Rubin
Life has sadness, joy, beauty, like poetry.So be passionate and write a great story. - Debasish Mridha
As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron. - H.L. Mencken
At the end of the day, if you have a great product and service paired with the wrong pricing strategy / business model, you don’t have a business. - Richie Norton
It needs a very long time to earn a great respect but it just needs a few second to spoil all respect... - Shehryar
It isn't what you will do for your children that makes you a great mother or father. It is what you do for God that isn't self serving, which sets the stage for children to learn to care about something other than what is expected. - Shannon L. Alder
Great things only happen when we love the thing we are doing. - Debasish Mridha
Our religious faith gives us the answer to the false beliefs of Communism... I have the feeling that God has created us and brought us to our present position of power and strength for some great purpose.
Times of general calamity and confusion create great minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storms. - Charles Caleb Colton
The great Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa said that to be an artist means never to avert your eyes. And that's the hardest thing, because we want to flinch. The artist must go into the white hot center of himself, and our impulse when we get there is to look away and avert our eyes. - Robert Olen Butler
To be a great man think like them and behave like them but do not repeat their mistakes - Mohammed Sekouty
Whether you deny your wounds or see them clearly, they bring a great source of power because they lived in the same place as your heart. - Shannon L. Alder
Art is, after all, only a trace like a footprint which shows that one has walked bravely and in great happiness. - Robert Henri
If you have love in your life it can make up for a great many things you lack. If you don't have it, no matter what else there is, it's not enough. - Ann Landers
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake. - Victor Hugo
One of the bravest, grandest of human liberty the world has ever seen.{Darrow on the great Robert Ingersoll} Clarence Darrow - champions
Giving is an open gate to great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
That’s one of the great things about music. You can sing a song to 85,000 people and they’ll sing it back for 85,000 different reasons. - Dave Grohl
Not anyone can become a great artist, but a great artist can come from anywhere. - Jan Pinkava Ratatouille
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal. - Oscar Wilde
Some great men owe most of their greatness to the ability of detecting in those they destine for their tools the exact quality of strength that matters for their work. - Joseph Conrad
It is better to experience than to be told. But it is wiser to learn from the great sacred-souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Feeling sick, sad? Call on the Great Physician. You don't need an appointment; He will see you right away! - Evinda Lepins
What I like most about children is that they are great advisors, yet they don't know it. And what I love about them is that they are vision bearers yet may not realize it. - Gugu Mona
When you take time to study and practice the word of God, you become like a barrel of great beauty, filled with the energy drink of love with which you inspire people to inspire other people! - Israelmore Ayivor
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts, and beer. - Abraham Lincoln
Great is truth, and all powerful. - Vulgate
Avoidance is a great tool to get away from food in my face all day long.
And remember, it truly is a great Life - Ronald Edward Jones
A virtuous mother sows and sows seeds of greatness with great life in mind. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
Sorrowful and great is the artist's destiny. - Franz Liszt
The essential attributes of a great leader are a positive attitude, humility, and gratitude. - Debasish Mridha
The best advice comes from the one who has made more mistakes– they have learned great lessons! The one who always got it right has surely not lived through the entire experience. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
Finding a great idea is a magical thing and a fantastic job. - Debasish Mridha
Only a person who perceives that all human beings are important can become a great leader. - Auliq Ice
The Lord is my rock, shield and great defender. - Lailah Gifty Akita
None of us are bad people. We float around and we run across each other and we learn about ourselves, and we make mistakes and we do great things. We hurt others, we hurt ourselves, we make others happy and we please ourselves. We can and should forgive ourselves and each other for that. - Dan Harmon
Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution yet. - Mae West
We rise, we fall.Life is a lesson.But, if not lived with the heart,holds no depth, no meaning.We must feel pain, to feel the joy, to feel the pain, and so on, so forth.It requires great courage.I try with all my mightto hold gratitude in the lesson.Thank you universe for showing mefor teaching me. - Akiroq Brost
Your mind is a powerful tool. Learn how to harness this power and your life will be filled with great things. - Teresa Garcia
If only you can add just one great and distinctive thing to your life each day, you shall surely not just live and leave one great thing! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Teaching is not only a profession, but it a is a purpose of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
for to the arguments of great thinkers there is no end, the idea of argument itself being a tool to improve the mind, the sharpest of all tools, born of the love of knowledge, which is to say, philosophy. - Salman Rushdie
At the risk of sounding ridiculous, a true revolutionary is guided by great feelings of love.
Sometimes, somehow...I feel that ocean contains tears of mother earth,that mourns over terrible great sin done by men. - Toba Beta
When a leader has an attitude of gratitude, it can create great differences in the lives of others. - Debasish Mridha
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, anew continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to bereleased and channeled toward some great good. - Brian Tracy
If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way. - Napoleon Hill
Reading a great work of literature can truly be likened to having a conversation with a great mind. - Jennie Chancey
Scripture is our norming norm and tradition is our normed norm and that in a doctrinal controversy Scripture alone has absolute veto power while The Great Tradition (orthodox doctrine) has a vote but not a veto. - Roger E. Olson
Death comes to all But great achievements raise a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows old. - George Fabricius
All men, if they work not as in the great taskmaster's eye, will work wrong, and work unhappily for themselves and for you. - Thomas Carlyle
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. - Henry James
Water has no hands,but carries great ships.Air has no shoulders,but carries large planes.The Sun has no eyes,but finds its way around the universe. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Having a baby's sweet face so close to your own, for so long a time as it takes to nurse 'em, is a great tonic for a sad soul. - Erica Eisdorfer
The problem with setting goals is that they can be limiting. Perhaps we're asking for something good when God's will is that we be given something great. - Marianne Williamson
The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it withing his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter. - Norman Cousins
I was taught to deceive by a great deceiver. Jenny will embrace me as a good man. Just as you did...before tonight. - Ken Cruickshank
A great story can change the world. - Stewart Stafford
Any magazine-cover hack can splash paint around wildly and call it a nightmare, or a witches sabbath or a portrait of the devil; but only a great painter can make such a thing really scare or ring true. That's because only a real artist knows the anatomy of the terrible, or the physiology of fear. - H.P. Lovecraft
When along the pavement,Palpitating flames of life,People flicker around me,I forget my bereavement,The gap in the great constellation,The place where a star used to be - D.H. Lawrence
When you face a great problem in life, don’t get scared. Consider it a great adventure. Ultimately it will shape your life with charm. - Debasish Mridha
Great fiction is the art of a soul. - Douglas Christiansen
Your life can be a great success or it can be a disaster. Be careful with the choices you make. - Debasish Mridha
At home, Tommy tried to avoid looking too long at himself in the mirror, for his reflection stirred in him a feeling of great loneliness and a fear that this loneliness might be permanent. - Aryn Kyle
Life is a great gift from God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There's a pinch of the madman in every great man. - Unknown
There's no reason to bring religion into it. I think we ought to have as great a regard for religion as we can, so as to keep it out of as many things as possible. - Sean O'Casey
Great men don't strive for greatness, theysimply do great works. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
Follow your passion.It will lead you to great places. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great beauty is often perceived by human senses as pain. - Susan Kay
Great soul, great spirit. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The Christian life doesn't work because we are such great followers. It works because Christ is such a great Leader. - David McGee
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its students."[Letter, November 1856] - Hector Berlioz
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass any object however great.
Hard work is a prophet; it foretells success. Diligence is a prophet; it foretells great success. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Chilling Tales For Dark Nights, these people or let's say these team is trying to return the fear, the theater... Which so far is great to hear, acting in reading a story and everything one place, just awesome, - Deyth Banger
Culture is more important than vision. Some leaders have great vision, but have created a toxic culture where that vision will never happen. - Phil Cooke
At the beginning of a great national change, the patriot is a scarce man: scorned, ridiculed and forgotten. When his cause succeeds, however, all men will join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot. - Mark Twain
The great god Ra whose shrine once covered acres Is filler now for crossword-puzzle makers.
There’s something so great about this, she whispers. About what? I whisper back.About this, she whispers. About being outlaws. It’s just you and me—against the world. - Sonya Sones
Take your well-disciplined strengths, stretch them between the two great opposing poles, because inside human beings is where God learns. - Rainer Maria Rilke
When someone makes you a priority it is Great! When you make yourself a priority it is Brilliant!~ - Bluenscottish
God has given every man incomparably great power to reach the highest calling in life. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Leadership is never an avenue to be self-serving but,a platform to render great service to people. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
Great art ignites a passion for freedom. - Marty Rubin
work was so great that it cannot be compassed in a few words. death is one of the greatest losses ever to occur to British science.{Describing Ernest Rutherford upon his death at age 66. Thomson, then 80 years old, was once his teacher.} J.J. Thomson - His
Never shall a young man,Thrown into despairBy those great honey-colouredRamparts at your ear,Love you for yourself aloneAnd not your yellow hair. - W.B. Yeats
Hail to you gods, on that day of the great reckoning. Behold me, I have come to you, without sin, without guilt, without evil, without a witness against me, without one whom I have wronged. I am one pure of mouth, pure of hands. - The Book of the Dead
A turbulent history has taught Chinese leaders that not every problem has a solution and that too great an emphasis on total mastery over specific events could upset the harmony of the universe. - Henry Kissinger
The great lie that science has given us is that reality is material. - Compton Gage
The great thing about church is that it has people in it - and people can be tricky - Tyana Parr
Every great dream begins with a perspective; change the world with the power and strength within you - Kamal Khanzada
They hadn't much faith in travel, nor a great belief in a change of scene as a panacea for spiritual ills; they were simply glad to be going. - Zelda Fitzgerald
The key to the mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he will give away his energies and his life just to make sure that one note follows another…and leaves us with the feeling that something is right in the world.— - Leonard Bernstein
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections. - George Eliot
Even the great get greater by doing more of it. - Colleen Wainwright
A good book is enjoyable. A great book sets off a bomb inside of you. - Ned Hepburn
Do you know great minds enjoy excellence, average minds love mediocrity and small minds adore comfort zones? - Onyi Anyado
The great achievements of western capitalism have rebounded primarily to the benefit of the ordinary person. These achievements have made available to the masses conveniences and amenities that were previously the exclusive prerogative of the rich and powerful. - Milton Friedman
One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek. - Bill Cosby
Little minds are interested in the extraordinary; great minds in the commonplace. - Elbert Hubbard
Times of great calamity and confusion have been productive for the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace. The brightest thunder-bolt is elicited from the darkest storm. - Charles Caleb Colton
You must be careful when you ask people whether they’re happy; it’s a question that can upset them a great deal. - François Lelord
There has never been any great person who never met great trials and oppositions but their patience, tenacity, endurance and perseverance saw them to the end as great people - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
...tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune. - Lois McMaster Bujold
Are you satisfied with you? Great! Are not you? Let's start in the mirror... - Da Anunciação Marco
Nothing great was ever achieved without a personal sacrifice. You have to pay the price to realize your goals. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Sometimes I think it is a great mistake to have matter that can think and feel. It complains so. By the same token, though, I suppose that boulders and mountains and moons could be accused of being a little too phlegmatic. - Kurt Vonnegut
I am not an optimist, but a great believer of hope. - Nelson Mandela
I'm surrounded by nothing but great people. I've been blessed with that, so really, I've got no choice but to be an all-around good person. - Tim Duncan
Behind every great man is a man greater, his father. - Habeeb Akande
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war. - Abraham Lincoln
Winning is great, but if it's not enough then then you'll never have enough! - Stephen Richards
Emptiness is not a great loss. It creates a great opportunity to fill yourself again and again with great love. - Debasish Mridha
Standing on the shoulders of the great allows you to see further than everyone. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are going. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
To write history one must be more than a man, since the author who holds the pen of this great justiciary must be free from all preoccupation of interest or vanity. - Napoléon Bonaparte
The name of peace is sweet, and the thing itself is beneficial, but there is a great difference between peace and servitude. Peace is freedom in tranquillity, servitude is the worst of all evils, to be resisted not only by war, but even by death. - Cicero
It is one of life's great ironies that most people's only connection to success is their attachment to the pain of not having achieved it. - Stephen Smoke
Small steps of faith add up to great leaps of success. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The great secret of power is never to will to do more than you can accomplish. - Henrik Ibsen
I am happy that I can aid those admirable men, both living and dead, who by their pens or their tongues have aided the great cause of human liberty and universal happiness. - James Watson
A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. - Jacqueline Bisset
When you're alive hope is smiling for a great life.So don't delay, hope for the best, take actions and have a great life. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety. - Plato
Nearly all people stand in great horror of annihilation, and yet to give up your individuality is to annihilate yourself. Mental slavery is mental death, and every man who has given up his intellectual freedom is the living coffin of his dead soul. - Robert G. Ingersoll
No matter the circumstances, I encourage you to go forward with faith and prayer, calling on the Lord. You may not receive any direct revelation. But you will discover, as the years pass, that there has been a subtle guiding of your footsteps in paths of progress and great purpose. - Gordon B. Hinckley
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan...believe...act! - Alfred A. Montepert
A great frustration in life is discovering that sometimes those who say something can't be done turn out to be right.
Being inspired by a great personality is not enough. You have to take actions to succeed. - Debasish Mridha
A great memory does not make a mind, any more than a dictionary is a piece of literature. - John Henry Newman
Everybody's got the potential for great good and great wrong in them, but it's thechoices we make that define who we really are. - Charles de Lint
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
With great power comes great responsibility.
May you great success in all your daring adventures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman
Is there a price too great to pay for your own happiness? What is the price that you are willing to pay for your own happiness? - Lenon Honor
If there are no great teachers, how can we expect a great future? - Debasish Mridha
Anger has great strength,but no brains.Greed has many hands,but no heart.Fear has many titles,but no honor.Hate has many forms,but no soul. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Cleave to the common good. We are all responsible for bringing about the time of great suffering, for its continuing. - Compton Gage
In a few minutes a computer can make a mistake so great that it would have taken many men many months to equal it. - Unknown
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self
American foreign policy must be more than the management of crisis. It must have a great and guiding goal: to turn this time of American influence into generations of democratic peace. - George W. Bush
It's hard to be humble when you're as great as I am. - Muhammad Ali
We must use time creatively - and forever realize that the time is always hope to do great things. - Martin Luther King Jr.
One of the great challenges of our age, in which the tools of our productivity are also the tools of our leisure, is to figure out how to make more useful those moments of procrastination when we’re idling in front of our computer screens. - Joshua Foer
You are imminently connected with this universe through your breathing. You can improve this great relationship by breathing consciously and appreciating this universe in this process. - Debasish Mridha
Pursue great things.You are destiny for greatness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Forecasts may tell you a great deal about the forecaster; they tell you nothing about the future. - Warren Buffett
A great tragedy is occurring. Millions of people are dying prematurely. These people are killing themselves and they don’t even know it. - Tim Loy
What a great and happy place the world was! But you had to be big and grown-up before you could do just what you liked. - Neil M Gunn
Mindset fuels behavior... Great lives, great relationships, great businesses, and great love stories are cultivated from within. - Steve Maraboli
It is a great joy to open a new path; and then, it is a greater joy to see new people on this new path; but the greatest joy is to see the new people opening many more brand new paths via this new path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is nothing more lovely in life than the union of two people whose love for one another has grown through the years, from the small acorn of passion, into a great rooted tree - Vita Sackville-West
It must be a really great book because one can read it as a boy in one way, and then re-read it in middle life and get something very different out of it - and that to my mind is one of the best tests. - C.S. Lewis
A great chessplayer is not a great man, for he leaves the world as he found it. - William Hazlitt
Putting food under lock and key was one of the great innovations of your culture. No other culture in history has ever put food under lock and key - and putting it there is the cornerstone of your economy.[...] Because if the food wasn't under lock and key, Julie, who would work? - Daniel Quinn
If you have a plan and you don't even SHOW IT, you are just like someone born to be great and don't even KNOW IT. - Israelmore Ayivor
We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. Knowing the contents of a few works of literature is a trivial achievement. Being inclined to go on reading is a great achievement. - B.F. Skinner
Lucky nation is the one who has at least one great progressive revolutionary man in its history! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. - Mary Kay Ash
When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty. - John Muir
Greatness often demands great sacrifice. - Debasish Mridha
Healthy curiosity is a great key in innovation. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
To climb great mountains you need feet of faith. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Every great dream has no defined parameters, out of fear we set the limitations. - Wayne Chirisa
Life is made up of a few moments all strung together like pearls. Each moment is a pearl, and it is up to us to pick the ones with the highest luster. If we do not have time to do great things, take a few gentle moments and do small things in a great way. - Joyce Hilfer
A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man; it is what he wants and must have to be good for anything. Hardship and opposition are the native soil of manhood and self-reliance. - John Neal
Great poets are great copy editors. - Dejan Stojanovic
My world view is somewhat unique. I have learned from many great philosophers including Plato, Socrates, Buddha, Jesus, Darwin, Tagore, Emerson, and many more. - Debasish Mridha
A tapping foot isn’t the best a listener can get from a song: A good song makes a listener dance. A great song makes him think. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A small temptation can stop a great glory and turn great joy into a great sorrow - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Books they’re kind of a compulsion for me. To find a great bookstore is a great thing. - Philip Seymour Hoffman
In order to bring down the great, you have to be able to reach the stars. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We were created with great beauty. We must strive to look our best at all times. It's a gift we give to others. - R.J. Francis, from The Orphan's Secret
Wisdom is the adobe of a great mind. - Debasish Mridha
I will not send you [Raimondo], they might murder you, but I do not think they will do anything to Catherine - she is a woman and they have great respect for her. - Pope Gregory XI
Great art is an escape from the agony of why. - Robert A. Kearse
Language exists only on the surface of our consciousness. The great human struggles are played out in silence and in the ability to express oneself.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
Average people have a world view that says being comfortable with who and where they are in life is the key to happiness. The great ones have a world view that says happiness is learning, growing and becoming. - Steve Siebold
The first lesson to learn is to resign oneself to the little difficulties in life, not to hit out at everything one comes up against. If one were able to manage this one would not need to cultivate great power; even one's presence would be healing. - Hazrat Inayat Khan
ABOUT: KAHLIL GIBRAN "His power came from some great reservoir of spiritual life else it could not have been so universal and so potent, but the majesty and beauty of the language with which he clothed it were all his own." -- - Claude Bragdon
And even though they had not had sex yet, he was a great lover, replacing sex with the science of bravery and inner strength. Meredith had always wanted a man with this kind of depth. - Keira D. Skye
Every great man is an idol, an oracle of inquiry. Don't aspire to know the former, but aspire to know the diety in his soul. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Great minds think alike, and fools seldom differ. - Anonymous
The superior man cannot be known in little matters, but he may be entrusted with great concerns. The small man may not be entrusted with great concerns, but he may be known in little matters. - Confucius
In all the works on pedagogy that ever I read and they have been many, big, and heavy I don't remember that any one has advocated a system of teaching by practical jokes, mostly cruel. That, however, describes the method of our great teacher, Experience. - Charles Sanders Peirce
To brighten your vision, look at the positive side of life with great love. - Debasish Mridha
Information is nutrition, knowledge is nutrition, art is nutrition and they set us free. Internet is a great library, great library is a freedom within wisdom in this digital age - Baris Gencel
A really great man is known by three signs... generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success. - Otto von Bismarck
Misunderstood! It is a right fool's word. Is it so bad then to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Giving is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The tongue and pen are great outlets for wrath and resentment. (1849) - Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day I ceased my obstinate pursuit of my own individuality. - Oscar Wilde
Lawyers spend a great deal of their time shoveling smoke. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
the Great Vaccination the vaccination against the stupidity of the intelligentsia. - Álvaro de Campos
Everyone has it's own great triumph, has he own story with sadness, madness and reverses. That's how we are build, few are the people which share their story, most cases because of shame. - Deyth Banger
Man himself is a great deep, whose very hairs Thou numberest, O Lord, and they fall not to the ground without Thee. And yet are the hairs of his head easier to be numbered than his feelings, and the beatings of his heart. - Augustine of Hippo
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices. - William James
To accomplish great things we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. - Anatole France
You don't need great faith to move mountains, you only need to use the poor faith you say you have. - Neil Velez
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged. - Helen Keller
The great lie can only be defeated by the New World Order. The sooner the New World Order is established by the institutions of the world, the sooner the suffering caused by the lie will end. - Compton Gage
Sometimes in the great soundtrack of our lives there are no words, there are only emotions; I believe this is why God gave us classical music. - Anonymous
Words are but the vague shadows of the volumes we mean. Little audible links, they are, chaining together great inaudible feelings and purposes. - Theodore Dreiser
Getting more exercise isn’t only good for your waistline. It's a natural anti-depressant, that leaves you in a great mood. - Auliq Ice
People that are scared of the dark have great imaginations and are my kind of people. Those who see nothing in the darkness are boring. - Stewart Stafford
Without love, life will be a great mistake. - Debasish Mridha
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few. - Pythagoras
Pride does not only come with great responsibility. It is buy one get one free. Great responsibility will require great resourcefulness. - Janna Cachola
Reading a great novel gives the same feeling you have when you fall in love. - Luigina Sgarro
The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it. - Adolf Hitler
If it's glorious to fail in great attempts, then #gloriousfail should definitely be a thing. - Brandon David Hastings
Even great men bow before the Sun; it melts hubris into humility. - Dejan Stojanovic
We couldn’t believe our luck, and for a little while it felt like we were on some big train rolling down a hill, and all we cared about was how great it felt to be going fast. - Meg Rosoff
Nil Sine Magno Labore ("Nothing without great effort") --Motto of Brooklyn College - Tony-Paul de Vissage
I want to stand on the belief that great things are the product of ordinary people who are made great when they stand. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Any work that you are doing at present is a great work. - Sunday Adelaja
The great nations have always acted like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes. - Stanley Kubrick
I don't mean to step on anyone's toes, and I don't mean to seem arrogant, but if you want to be foreverly remembered as anything great you have to live your life alone, hated, ignored, and character assassinated, and if you believe this to be true than you truely are a hater. - B.L. Kennison
There is no problem with the wider culture that you cannot see in the spades in the Christian Church. The rot is in us, and not simple out there. And Christians are making a great mistake by turning everything into culture wars. It's a much deeper crisis. - Os Guinness
Small kindnesses, small courtesies, small considerations, habitually practised in our social intercourse, give a greater charm to the character than the display of great talents and accomplishments. - M.A.Kelty
When it rains it pours. Maybe the art of life is to convert tough times to great experiences: we can choose to hate the rain or dance in it. - Joan F. Marques
It takes a very great intelligence to breathe logical meaning into meaningless ideas. - Milan Kundera
A writer writes knowing that nothing else will elicit the same kind of satisfaction and personal triumph as molding the written word into a reader's great experience. - Richelle E. Goodrich
When a great moment knocks on the door of your life, it is often no louder than the beating of your heart, and it is very easy to miss it. - Boris Pasternak
Be great, dwell on great thoughts. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Bisexuals are really attracted to senior Lib Dems - as they are both a man and a great big pussy. - Frankie Boyle
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings." - Samuel Johnson
Being a newspaper columnist is like marrying a nymphomaniac - It's great for the first two weeks.
Philosophers say a great deal about what is absolutely necessary for science, and it is always, so far as one can see, rather naive, and probably wrong. - Richard Feynman
History, although sometimes made up of the few acts of the great, is more often shaped by the many acts of the small.
A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done. - Vince Lombardi Jr.
First achieve small things and you will achieve great things ultimately... and no one will forget. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
A sacrifice to be real must cost, must hurt, and must empty ourselves. Give yourself fully to God. He will use you to accomplish great things on the condition that you believe much more in his love than in your weakness. - Mother Teresa
True love propels a person to great feats all without so much as a word. - Joel T. McGrath
Be great. Get thy "Self". Know who you are. Beyond this body, and being. You are more than what you're seeing. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Saving time is one of the great superpowers you can unlock in the modern era. - J.R. Rim
Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind. - Leonardo da Vinci
Great ambition without contribution is without significance. The Emperor's Club - Steve William Laible
The great thing about fantasy is that you can drag dreams and longings and hopes and fears and strivings out of your subconscious and call them 'magic' or 'dragons' or 'faeries' and get to know them better. But then I write the stuff. Obviously I'm prejudiced. - Robin McKinley
A humble man rises to great heights and an arrogant man falls deep into the pit he tries to dig for others. - Amit Abraham
Offended vanity is the great separator in social life.
If thinking and reason crack under pressure of emotional convulsions or when commissioned facts are resulting from fibs and fake constructions, truth may be in great peril. ( Blame storming) - Erik Pevernagie
A little wisdom can lead to great understanding.A little curiosity can lead to great discoveries.A little talent can lead to great achievements.A little love can lead to great virtue.A little faith can lead to great miracles.A little opportunity can lead to great success. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The refusal to take sides on great moral issues is itself a decision. It is a silent acquiescence to evil. The Tragedy of our time is that those who still believe in honesty lack fire and conviction, while those who believe in dishonesty are full of passionate conviction. - Fulton J. Sheen
It is not very difficult to build world peace. We just have to be kind to each other and treat each other with great care. - Debasish Mridha
Great leaders think beyond yesterday, deal with the issues of today and focus on addressing the problems of tomorrow. - Gift Gugu Mona
Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion. - Martha Graham
As always, imagine how great the press corps would be if it devoted 1/1000th the energy to dissecting non-sex political wrongdoing - Glenn Greenwald
Everything great that has ever happened to humanity has begun as a single thought in someone's mind, and if anyone of us is capable of such a thought, then all of us has the same capacity, capability, because we're all the same. - Yanni
A great hope fellYou heard no noiseThe ruin was within. - Emily Dickinson
Working to become excellent at what you want, raises your confidence, charisma and develops courage. As you work to become top notch, it also gives you a great reputation at what you do. - Mark F. LaMoure
It is a great paradox and a great injustice that writers write because we fear death and want to leave something indestructible in our wake and, at the same time, are drawn to all the things that kill: whiskey and cigarettes, unprotected sex, and deep-fried burritos. - Ariel Gore
The proud cannot accept the authority of God giving direction to their lives. (See Helaman 12:6.) They pit their perceptions of truth against God’s great knowledge, their abilities versus God’s priesthood power, and their accomplishments against His mighty works. - Ezra Taft Benson
Great things seem complex and cause the nations to rush towards the minor things that seem easy to reach, hence, they perish. And again my memory echoes…my people die for lack of knowledge. - Blaise Tshibwabwa
Positive thinking is great, if you'll take action. - Guy Harduf
It is impossible for us to make any real advance until we take to heart this great truth, that without freedom of choice, without freedom of action, there are not such things as true moral qualities; there can only be submissive wearing of the cords that others have tied round our hands. - Auberon Herbert
The future historian will rank as one of the heroes of the nineteenth century.{Stanton's opinion of the great Robert Ingersoll} Elizabeth Cady Stanton - him
Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today’s jobs with yesterday’s tools! - Marshall McLuhan
The more you create great music, the more it makes eager to create more and more - sami abouzid
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes. Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them. - Washington Irving
My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return. - Maya Angelou
You have All it takes to be Great, See the unseen, Give the Good in your hand now to Activate that Great Grace for Greatness. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
People think that those who commit suicide are against life—they are not. They are too lusty for life, they have great lust for life; and because life is not fulfilling their lust, in anger, in despair, they destroy themselves. - Osho
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. - Anatole France
He who has not first laid his foundations may be able with great ability to lay them afterwards, but they will be laid with trouble to the architect and danger to the building. - Niccolo Machiavelli
Our humanity consists in the fact that we do more than survive, that a great part of what we do confers no survival benefit in terms presumably salient from the Pleistocene point of view. - Marilynne Robinson
Set great expectations for yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Be not afraid of greatness: some men are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them. - William Shakespeare
The great artists of the world are never Puritans, and seldom even ordinarily respectable. - H.L. Mencken
During my PhD, I was depressed for eight-months, state of deep-worry. The stressful life leads to neglect of spirituality and wellness. I recovered by inspiration of great souls, friends and family. Ever since, I have sought spirituality of soul and well-being over all other things. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You learnt a great deal, Louisa, and so did your brother. Ologies of all kinds from morning to night. If there is any Ology left, of any description, that has not been worn to rags in this house, all I can say is, I hope I shall never hear its name - Charles Dickens
Every great movement needs an agitator. Every leader of spiritual ideals need a John the Baptist. - William Allen White
Ignorance of certain subjects is a great part of wisdom. - Hugo De Groot
Your healing begins with a step of faith in the Great Physician, Jesus Christ. - Hector Perez
The master of thinking is like a master of sword! He can easily win any fight with a high art and a great elegance! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Great leaders get people to admit the truth because they know that dreams are buried under the lies they tell themselves, in order to feel okay with giving up. - Shannon L. Alder
Women saying, 'I'm not a feminist' is my greatest pet peeve. Do you believe that women should be paid the same for doing the same jobs? Do you believe that women should be allowed to leave the house? Do you think that women and men both deserve equal rights? Great, then you're a feminist. - Lena Dunham
All the sounds of this valley run together into one great echo, a song that is sung by all the spirits of this valley. Only a hunter hears it. - Chaim Potok
War created the conditions for great advances in technology...without war men would not traverse oceans in hours, travel in space, or microwave popcorn. - Adrian R. Lewis
Never give in--never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy. - Sir Winston Churchill
What great literature does best is to show us those moments which make life worth living. - Marty Rubin
A great life evolves with gratitude. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Every idea travels to somewhere but some ideas travel to everywhere, the great ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I believehaving a great diversity of teachers is harmful and confusing for a young mind, in the same way I believe that it is better to know one book intimately than a hundred superficially - Donna Tartt
Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied. - Pearl Buck
A place where the mind can attain stillness meaning doing darshan (seeing with the intent of worship) of a great person who has stillness of the mind, can still the mind of other person, however the chit is not steady there. - Dada Bhagwan
To have self confidence is great, but to maintain self confidence is even greater - G.S. Alag
I'd rather die fighting over great poets than over gods. - Salman Rushdie
It was cold, dark & lonely in the great cathedral-like chambers, with only coffins and corpses for company. - Billie-Jo Williams
When you allow God to be manifested through you, you will experience a great joy. - Sunday Adelaja
Before embarking on important undertakings, sit quietly, calm your senses and thoughts, and meditate deeply. You will then be guided by the great creative power of Spirit. After that you should utilize all necessary material means to achieve your goal. - Paramahansa Yogananda
the sever pain and the great trials we go through teach us the real essence of great joy - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The impact of music is so great that you'll leave your book and start dancing. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Heart thoughts are profound, hindsight aches and hope is obscure. I'm craving a great adventure -- one that leads me back home. - Donna Lynn Hope
Great achievers are great thinkers and great thinkers, are great achievers. - Auliq-Ice
I'm proud to have been the son of so great a woman. - Reverend Sidney E. Slaton, Cumberland Presbyterian
I’ve had the great pleasure of meeting Newt Gingrich and having a chat with the fellow on a staircase, ex–Sex Pistols vocalist John Lydon once told Rolling Stone. I found him completely dishonest and totally likable, because he doesn’t care. - Chuck Klosterman
Great art is always a way of concentrating, reinventing what is called fact, what we know of our existence- a reconcentration… tearing away the veils, the attitudes people acquire of their time and earlier time. Really good artists tear down those veils - Francis Bacon
Our children need to assimilate the wonder that is India when they are young, so that they imbibe the principles of our founding fathers and continue to build this great nation. - Shallu Jindal
Competition is a painful thing, but it produces great results. - Jerry Flint
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness. - Aristotle
The great and invigorating influences in American life have been the unorthodox: the people who challenge an existing institution or way of life, or say and do things that make people think. - William O. Douglas
People are so cheap. Everyone wants quality, no one wants to pay for it. Here's the suburban dream-- to hire great workers who are such meek morons that they don't have the guts to ask for a living wage. - Joan Bauer
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.
Great obstacles are no match for a great God. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Be kind! Give small things with great love. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
i feel great when i used to speak with persons who believe hope - DINESH DEVIREDDY
Great empires are not maintained by timidity. - Tacitus
It takes two to make a very great career: the man who is great, and the man--almost rarer--who is great enough to see greatness and say so. - Ayn Rand
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers. - Daniel J. Boorstin
Meditation is a great tool which can be used to create harmony between the inner subconscious world and the outer chaotic world. - Debasish Mridha
Great Literature is simply language charged to the utmost with meaning - Ezra Pound
One of the great achievements of science has been, if not to make it impossible for intelligent people to be religious, then at least to make it possible for them not to be religious. We should not retreat from this accomplishment. - Steven Weinberg
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
Lying for lying's sake is the inspiration behind all great fiction. - Marty Rubin
Knowing that one thing you want is a great step. Sure, whether you prefer or not, you'll get offers, and many will seem just like that one thing you want. - Ufuoma Apoki
Persist with great passion and fulfill your great dreams. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Always to be right, always to trample forward, and never to doubt, are not these the great qualities with which dullness takes the lead in the world? - William Makepeace Thackeray
If a story is not about the hearer, he will not listen. And here I make a rule—a great and interesting story is about everyone or it will not last. - John Steinbeck
All great beginnings start in the dark, when the moon greets you to a new day at midnight. - Shannon L. Alder
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls. - Voltaire
You will achieve great success when you find happiness. - Debasish Mridha
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker. - Helen Keller
I don't throttle and smother people in my life.. Not because I don't have my own fair share of doubts and sometimes, yes, insecurities.. But I have a great deal of confidence in my instincts that I've chosen the right one to trust.. When I trust, I do so with my whole heart.. - Laarni Venus Marie Giango
No man was ever yet a great poet, without at the same time being a profound philosopher. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Making others better is a core value of a great life. - Todd Stocker
A great writer picks up on those things that matter. It’s almost like their radar is attuned to the most significant moments. - Alain de Botton
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands upon himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself. - Jose Ortega y Gasset
It is no great thing to be humble when you are brought low; but to be humble when you are praised is a great and rare attainment. - Saint Bernard
All great discoveries are made by men whose feelings run ahead of their thinking. - C. H. Parkhurst
There is a great deal of talk about loyalty from the bottom to the top. Loyalty from the top down is even more necessary and much less prevalent.
The world is divided into two kinds of people, those who spend a great deal of time saving money, and those who spend a great deal of money saving time.
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. - Abraham Lincoln
You can only become great at that thing you're willing to sacrifice for. - Maya Angelou
Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting. - Edward de Bono
When I feed the poor, they call me a saint, but when I ask why the poor are hungry, they call me a communist. Dom Helder Camara one of the great prophets of Christian "Liberation theology". - Dom Helder Camara Archbishop of Recife in Brazil
I came to the Greeks early, and I found answers in them. Greece's great men let all their acts turn on the immortality of the soul. We don't really act as if we believed in the soul's immortality and that's why we are where we are today. - Edith Hamilton
With or without God, good decisions can be made; But only with God will great decisions be made. - Damon Thueson
There is a journey that’s waiting for you, you will make great discoveries, you will find treasures and hidden powers, it’s a journey divinely design just for you, Today be brave in self-love and start the journey within yourself, There God is waiting to show you his masterpiece of love. - Micheline Jean Louis
Parent should never forget the great excitement they felt for the birth of a new born into the world. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great man is he that does not lose his child's heart.
Art is great fun but it's not important. What's important is to be healthy and love. - Marty Rubin
A mistake made by many people with great convictions is that they will let nothing stand in the way of their views, not even kindness. - Bryant McGill
People usually feel funny, smile and laugh when I tell them about my strong belief in the very existence of prehistoric advanced technology and great civilizations of wilier races. I just can't wait to see their faces at time the truth is revealed. - Toba Beta
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solved each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They kept going regardless of the obstacles they met.
Love and magic have a great deal in common. they enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice. - Nora Roberts
To overcome something great you must first learn to overcome your own fears. - Nikki Rowe
Writing is not about the voices in your head, but the voices that make the great leap to the page. - J.H. Glaze
Everything you do, do with great love.Make it a song of your soul,and beauty of your heart. - Debasish Mridha
Plimpton was a presence. He looked for ways in which he could make himself ridiculous. That made him a great storyteller. - Stefan Fatsis
In America, they want you to accomplish these great feats, to pull off these David Copperfield-type stunts. You want me to be great, but you don't ever want me to say I'm great? - Kanye West
No one can take away your Natural Rights, but they can do great damage making you think they can. - J.S.B. Morse
God takes great joy in the passionate romantic love between a husband and wife. - Jim George
A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense and is thereby a true expression of what one feels about life in its entirety. - Ansel Adams
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal. - Diana Princess of Wales
Anything is possible.""You really believe that?""It's what the great love stories are about, right?Beating the odds. - Richard Castle
When you're good at something, you'll tell everyone. When you're great at something, they'll tell you. - Walter Payton
His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
There are as many ways of loving as there are people, and that wildflower variety is the great beauty of this dimension of existence. - Jalaluddin Rumi
At moments of great enthusiasm it seems to me that no one in the world has ever made something this beautiful and important. - M.C. Escher
How fortunate it was for the world that when these great trials came upon it there was a generation that terror could not conquer and brutal violence could not enslave. - Winston S. Churchill
The most essential gift for a good writer is a built-in, shock-proof, shit detector. This is the writer's radar and all great writers have had it. - Ernest Hemingway
In the silence of night, great minds either unite or die - Katja Michael
I don't think it was pain that made [Vincent Van Gogh] great - I think his painting brought him whatever happiness he had. - David Lynch
Sometimes our freedom comes in the way we accept things over which we have no control, things which may cause us great pain and even death. - Madeleine L'Engle
May God continue to give you much more grace for every great deed. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The darkness, the rage. One allows you to see the stars, the other gives you a false strength. But in the end both of which bring great torment. - Rodrigo Oliveski
I really do believe I can accomplish a great deal with a big grin, I know some people find that disconcerting, but that doesn't matter. - Beverly Sills
Those who are fond of settling things to rights have no great objection to seeing them wrong. - William Hazlitt
Keeping the door that leads to your heart ajar is destructive as univited guests would move in and trample on your feelings, leaving you in great pains, but closing it always is a sure way to spot out the destructive and innovative guests. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Most great works of the imagination were meant to make you feel like a stranger in your own home. The best fiction always forced us to question what we took for granted. It questioned traditions and expectations when they seemed to immutable. - Azar Nafisi
Tis well to borrow from the good and the great; 'Tis wise to learn: 'tis God-like to create! - John Godfrey Saxe
No man is truly great, who is great only in his life-time. The test of greatness is the page of history. - William Hazlitt
There’s only one power in the world great enough to help us rise above the difficult things we face: the power of God. - Stormie Omartian
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it. - Samuel Johnson
Lord, I feel so small sometimes in this great big old world.Yeah, I know there are more important things.But don't forget to remember me. - Carrie Underwood
Lying for lying's sake is the inspiration behind all great art - Marty Rubin
The war against the war is the only war that shall give you a great honour and a real peace! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Greatness is found in great actions; it is found in humility. - Debasish Mridha
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened. - Albert Camus
Simplicity make no mans great, but makes life easier and not complicated. - Bradley B. Dalina
Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong.
I feel like somebody just punched me in the stomach and knocked all my wind out. I'm only 30 years old and I want to have a chance to continue creating things. I know I've got at least one more great computer in me. And Apple is not going to give me a chance to do that. - Steve Jobs
So many people shall regret three great things tomorrow; things they did, things they did not do and things they were yet to do! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Learning to live on less pride has been a great investment in my future. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
Open your mouth and purse cautiously, and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great. - Johann Georg von Zimmermann
Are we going to be stupid? she whispered.Define stupid.Anything that involves either one of us exposing our favorite body parts. Or their hearts…I want to hear about your favorite body part, he said. In great detail. - Jill Shalvis
Life is a great lesson so learn it to be great. - Debasish Mridha
I don't know much about creative writing programs. But they're not telling the truth if they don't teach, one, that writing is hard work, and, two, that you have to give up a great deal of life, your personal life, to be a writer. - Doris Lessing
One of the great joys of science has to be turning a thought that surfaced one night over a few beers into a full-blown project. - Joe Roman
What separates a great dream chaser from a good one is the volume of value that is given. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
The Great Commission is a devotion to study of Scriptures, preaching and teaching of the gospel of salvation. - Lailah Gifty Akita
History narrates stories about great men from the past,write your story now and make history - Mohammed Sekouty
I’m always scared to death that I won’t do a role justice. But fear can be a great motivator. - Hilary Swank
Above all we have to go beyond words and images and concepts. No imaginative vision or conceptual framework is adequate to the great reality. - Bede Griffiths
As to the roaming of sages,They move in utter emptiness,Let their minds meander in the great nothingness;They run beyond conventionAnd go through where there is no gateway.They listen to the soundlessAnd look at the formless,They are not constrained by societyAnd not bound to its customs.- Lao-tzu - Lao Tzu
Great truths can only be forgotten and can never be falsified. - G.K. Chesterton
Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties, but of little things, in which smiles and kindness, and small obligations given habitually, are what preserve the heart and secure the comfort. - Humphy Davy
When a man comes out of great danger, he is apt to be a little deaf to the call of duty. - John Buchan
From word to deed is a great space. - French Proverb
The greater the destiny, the greater obstacles you’ll have to overcome. No great destiny comes without great challenges and sacrifices. - Jeanette Coron
If the novels are still being read in 50 years, no one is ever going to say: ‘What’s great about that sixth book is that he met his deadline!’ It will be about how the whole thing stands up. - George R.R. Martin
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you. - Amelia Earhart
Know the history of the great ancestors. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Writing is an affair of yearning for great voyages and hauling on frayed ropes. - Israel Shenker
A great fortune in the hands of a fool is a great misfortune.
Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished. - Confucius
Great partnerships should benefit us all - Marcel Fuursted
The best adventures in life is in the present. Seize the present and make it great adventure. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great masterpiece of Dada was the idea of having fun. - Marty Rubin
Lost in a book is a great place to be found. - Shannon Taylor Hodnett
The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victims to a great lie than to a small one. - Adolf Hitler
The world to a blind man is his touch. The world to a stupid man is his mouth. The world to a great man is his vision. - Paul Harvey
Man seems to be capable of great virtues but not of small virtues; capable of defying his torturer but not of keeping his temper. - G. K. Chesterton
Honesty is one of the key elements to a great relationship. If you cannot be honest with your partner, stay single. - Kemi Sogunle
Whatever your problems may be, they pale in insignificance in the light of eternity. No matter how great your failures, God's grace is greater still. Lift up your heart and face life head-on. - Prince Akwarandu
The Democrats would like you to believe that the USA is the 'Greatest nation on Earth'. Is this true? The Republicans answer this question by stating there is a need to 'Make America Great Again - Steven Magee
Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy to human happiness; it certainly destroys liberty, and it makes some virtues impracticable, and others extremely difficult. - Samuel Johnson
The genius of a great magician is as impressive as the genius of a great scientist. - Amit Kalantri
Anything great is long in making. - Lao Tzu
You must have taken great pains, sir; you could not naturally been so very stupid. - Samuel Johnson
Great is the glory of God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I don’t understand why people are always putting us down, instead of encouraging us to become great. Because, when you do become great, you will give me a world that I would not have any other way. We all havesomething to give one another. - Derric Yuh Ndim
I don’t know about you but I do know I am a great woman and a gift unto my generation. I am a blessing to the world and I have a voice to be heard. I will make a great positive impact in the world and I would be a great force to be reckoned with. That is the power I have as a woman. - Omoakhuana Anthonia
Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth! - Bible
One sticks to an opinion because he prides himself on having come to it on his own, and another because he has taken great pains to learn it and is proud to have grasped it: and so both do so out of vanity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
I like rice. Rice is great if you're hungry and want 2000 of something. - Mich Ehrenborg
Whether we like it or not, one day science will take God from us! This will be especially a great destruction for the weak minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Scripture assumes that we will be afraid and anxious sometimes. What is important is where we turn, or to whom we turn when we are afraid. The God who calls you to trust in Him when you are afraid will spend a great deal of time showing you that you can trust Him. - Edward T. Welch
Madness in great ones must not unwatch'd go. - William Shakespeare
Sleep that knits up the ravell'd sleave of care, the death of each day's life, sore labour's bath, balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course, chief nourisher in life's feast. - William Shakespeare
"Know thyself," said the old philosopher, "improve thyself," saith the new. Our great object in time is not to waste our passions and gifts on the things external that we must leave behind, but that we cultivate within us all that we can carry into the eternal progress beyond. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Most great products have been made over the dead bodies of experts. - David Brown
I am not a philosopher but a friend, who, with great love and care, wants to share his thoughts. - Debasish Mridha
America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great. - Alexis de Tocqueville
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils ... - Louis Hector Berlioz
Opportunity starts with a great education. - Auliq Ice
A great artist paints a picture on the canvas of his mind using the colors of his love and imagination before transferring the image onto a real canvas. - Debasish Mridha
Don't try to do great thing, but don't forget to do small things with great care and great love. - Debasish Mridha
All of us sport an invisible sign around our necks -- AS IS. It means, take me as I am. I may not become what you want me to be. And I’m far, far from perfect. But I have some great qualities, too, as well as my share of faults. You will have to take me AS IS and I’ll take you that way, too. - Steve Goodier
Thinking is a great joy for a good writer and a great torture for the bad one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be great at anything that you do, you have to love it! but also give it your all.. - Alcurtis Turner
No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance. - Henry Miller
Inspiring leadership communication is not about great oratory or great charisma; rather it is about getting others to believe in themselves and believe in your cause, and then achieve more than they thought was possible. - Kevin Murray
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn. - Joseph Addison
It is said that you can't write without a reader. The opposite holds true as well; you can't read without a writer. But if as a single, creative person you are one in the same, then, well.....problem solved! Great writing is born from that which we personally long to read. - Richelle E. Goodrich
There are greater things to be achieved in every new year, and each and everyone must prepare themselves to be great, not by words of the mouth, but by alot of sacrifices. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Self pity is a curse , which may lead to indignant behavior., while a calm, non-competitive mind, achieves great feat. Competing with one self leads to blessing, while comparing oneself to others and then competing is a destructive path. - Henrietta Newton Martin -Senior Legal Consultant & Author
As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit." ~ - Emmanuel
I have a number of questions. If I had half as many answers, I’d be in great shape. - Catherine Ryan Hyde
I am just mystified by these people telling me I would think Obama was doing a great job if his skin contained less melanin. - Jonah Goldberg
Before and after you do your best, know it that you must rely on God. Your best - no matter how great - is nothing if you minus God from the equation. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
the great mountain when seen from a distance shall always seem closer to us but to get to it, and to climb to its apex to get the best view, we may need to take and experience the real walk with resilience and tenacity. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
If you read, you will have great wisdom for great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Poetry should be great and unobtrusive, a thing which enters into one's soul, and does not startle it or amaze it with itself, but with its subject. - John Keats
Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. To obtain it the great have become little, and the little great.
There are problems and there are problems. One big problem and a great paradox in the arena of life is the problem of where or how a person is now and where or how he wants to be tomorrow. Had it not been this problem, we would have been relaxing all day long - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
We must help young women immerse themselves in a selfless work, perhaps receiving little public praise or attention. Instead, they must feel the Lord’s great love for them and their efforts through the influence of the Holy Ghost. - Neill F. Marriott
On the way home I felt a great and simple sadness. I missed my dad. I missed him very much. - Helen Macdonald
God's help is available for us to achieve great things. We must put our hope and trust in the Lord. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part. - Voltaire
Perhaps in the end, it should be left alone as a reminder that life isn't perfect, but even with it's imperfections it is worthwhile and enjoyable. Wouldn't it be great if more people thought that? - Artemus Withers
I caused my husband's heart attack. In the middle of lovemaking I took the paper bag off my head. He dropped the Polaroid and keeled over and so did the hooker. It would have taken me half an hour to untie myself and call the paramedics, but fortunately the Great Dane could dial. - Joan Rivers
Happiness, honor, and great estate,For those who patiently work and wait. - John Townsend Trowbridge
The Great Wall of Facebook:Having just visited the Great Wall of China, I'm thinking about the walls we build on FB. They are real. They keep people in and others out.Build your wall carefully by answering this question:What are you building your wall around? - Richie Norton
Be a great artist especially when you draw your life’s picture. - Debasish Mridha
America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose. - Herbert Hoover
It is not our job to remain whole.We came to lose our leavesLike the trees, and be born again,Drawing up from the great roots. - Robert Bly
Recognizing your own progress is a huge part of feeling motivated to do more. Your brain is a great tool for your success. It is hard at work and automating the new things you are doing even when you are taking a break. - Prince Akwarandu
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty. - Theodore Parker
The great thing is the start - to see an opportunity for service, and to start doing it, even though in the beginning you serve but a single customer - and him for nothing. - Robert Collier
To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it. - George Bernard Shaw
We are continually faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems. - John W. Gardner
The future is created by those who have a great imagination and the will to make it a reality by their actions. - Debasish Mridha
There is absolutely everything in great fiction but a clear answer. - Eudora Welty
I will do" gives you a great chance to win; "I will try" gives you a great chance to lose. Pick your words wisely. - Farshad Asl
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan... believe... act! - Alfred A. Montapert
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune. - Plato
Don't you think saying goodbye to your child will make your death more painful?""Wouldn't it be great if it did?" I said. Lucy and I both felt that life wasn't about avoiding suffering. - Paul Kalanithi
Sex and violence ... are the two great engines of the world. - James Carlos Blake
Insist on yourself; never imitate... Every great man is unique. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Insanely Great! - Steve Jobs
Every man must be a part of a progressive revolution at least once in his lifetime! This will leave him great honour and great memories for the future. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Watching the infinite horizons gives you infinite dreams, infinite ideas, infinite paths! Choose a great target and then you will see that great instruments will appear for you to reach that target! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in 70 or 80 years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. - Doris Lessing
Think big.Dream great dreams.Take action to realize your dreams. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Bertrand Russell
I hope I died honorably. I have a great deal to atone for. - Eler Nersal - Lynda Williams
Weather is a great bluffer. I guess the same is true of our human society -- things can look dark, then a break shows in the clouds, and all is changed. - E. B. White
LINEN, n. "A kind of cloth the making of which, when made of hemp, entails a great waste of hemp." -- Calcraft the Hangman. - Ambrose Bierce
For the villainy of the world is great, and a man has to run his legs off to keep them from being stolen out fom underneath him. - Bertolt Brecht
You know the great thing though? It's that change can be so constant that you don't even feel a difference until there is one. It can be so slow that you don't know that you life is better or worse until it is. Or it can blow you away--make you better in an instant.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Excuses are great, they come in handy in life. Except when they come between a relationship. - lauren gould
A little and a little, collected together, become a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop makes an inundation. - Saadi
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence, my friends call it. - Edgar Allan Poe
It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends. - J. K. Rowling
There have been two great narcotics in European civilisation: Christianity and alcohol. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Tying the little folks with the older folks is a great and powerful tool to preserve and to protect the family and the individual. - Alex Haley
It is a great thing to know our vices. - Cicero
If you don’t stand sincere by your wordshow sincere can the people be?Take great care over words, treasure them.1.17 - Lao Tzu
To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan, but also believe! - Anatole France
Great hopes make great men. - Thomas Fuller
The [Interstate Commerce] commission, as its functions have now been limited by the courts is, or can be made, of great use to the railroads. It satisfies the public clamor for a government supervision of railroads, at the same time that that supervision is almost entirely nominal.
A great difference between the womb and the tomb is the w and the t! We waist great and precious time as we journey from the womb to the tomb; in the end we shall remember the w and the t! Hmm! The wasted time! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Individualistic people die on the great curves - saqib abraham
A man who pays respect to the great paves the way for his own greatness - Chinua Achebe
Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution. - Mae West
All great things worth having require great sacrifice worth giving. - Paullina Simons
You'll never know the kind of person you could be until you take that first step, all alone, into the great unknown. Very few take the step. - Hannah Harding
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his. - Benjamin Franklin
Marriage is a great blessing, but it can be a great lesson - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
No great deed, private or public, had ever been undertaken in a bliss of certainty. - Leon Wieseltier
A great teacher is one that helps their students to become great. In return, the students appreciate the teacher for their success. - Debasish Mridha
The great majority of people are wandering generalities rather than meaningful specifics. The fact is that you can't bit a target that you can't see. If you don't know where you are going, you will probably end up somewhere else. You have to have goals. - Zig Ziglar
Life should be great rather than long. - B.R. Ambedkar
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do. - Henry Ford
Eve and the apple was the first great step in experimental science. - James Bridie
To steal and copy my messages, given by Babajiis a Testimony of A Great Raper. - Petra Hermans
Forget vampires, he laughed dismissively. Who wants to drink blood for eternity? What we have discovered is far more seductive and a great deal more dangerous… - Pat Spence - Blue Moon
I don’t have perfect teeth. I’m not stick thin. I want to be the person who feels great in her body and can say that she loves it and doesn’t want to change anything. - Emma Watson
Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. - Epictetus
To guess is no good, but to anticipate is GREAT. - Filipe Alou
If you are a good hacker everybody knows you, But if you are a great hacker nobody knows you. - Rishabh Surya
Okay, we didn’t work, and allmemories to tell you the truth aren’t good.But sometimes there were good times.Love was good. I loved your crooked sleepbeside me and never dreamed afraid.There should be stars for great warslike ours. - Sandra Cisneros
He said that the principal function of music was to organize the details into harmonies that were intended to make us forget that there was randomness all around us. The same, he said, could be said for great books. - Selden Edwards
There aren't any great men. There are just great challenges that ordinary men like you and me are forced by circumstances to meet. - William F. Halsey
To reveal your greatness, don’t wait for a great opportunity. Find a simple opportunity to care and share your great love. - Debasish Mridha
Men did not love Rome because she was great. She was great because they had loved her. - G.K. Chesterton
for sometime now I have believed that it is our own force, all our own force that is still too great for us. It is true that we do not know it; but is it not just that which is most our own of which we know the least? - Rainer Maria Rilke
I write plays because writing dialogue is the only respectable way of contradicting yourself. I'm the kind of person who embarks on an endless leapfrog down the great moral issues. I put a position, rebut it, refute the rebuttal, and rebut the refutation. - Tom Stoppard
There are two excellent challengers against darkness in this universe: Powerful lights and great ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The all-victorious Christ is like a great rock in a weary land, to whose shelter we may flee in every time of sorrow or trial, finding quiet refuge and peace in him. - J.R. Miller
The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crisis maintain their neutrality. - Dante Alighieri
Great ideas doesn't need approvals, they need application. - Amit Kalantri
With great humility brings great grace. - Lailah Gifty Akita
All rising to a great place is by a winding stair. - Francis Bacon
When we are unhurried and wise, we perceive that only great and worthy things have any permanent and absolute existence, that petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of the reality. - Henry David Thoreau
If you have a great vision and are ready for a passionate mission, they you are a leader. - Debasish Mridha
The love for literature is a great light. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The world is a much more beautiful and incredible place than you think, and each of us has a great deal of power to make it more so. - Oie Osterkamp
Although it is great to know, it is better to be told, 'I love you.' Whose day can you make better today by simply saying, 'I love you?' Now do the thing you know better to do. - DeWayne Owens
Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards. - Elbert Hubbard
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom. - Albert Einstein
Nothing is more important than a great idea that influenced thedevelopment of civilization. - Eraldo Banovac
Spring season is a sacred season of great strength. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Be alert to give service. What counts a great deal in life is what we do for others. - Anonymous
If a politician obtained a great wealth after he has been elected, his being an immoral corrupt man is not a possibility but it is a self-evident reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Nothing great is ever accomplished by following standards. - Geoffroy Birtz
It takes great courage to write great books. Find your courage and find your voice. - Kristen Lamb
If you cannot do great things in life, make sure you do the small things in a great way. - Habeeb Akande
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. - George Orwell
Enthusiasm is the great hill-climber. - Elbert Hubbard
A great many of those who 'debunk' traditional... values have in the background values of their own which they believe to be immune from the debunking process. - C. S. Lewis
Where there is a great deal of free speech there is always a certain amount of foolish speech. - Sir Winston Churchill
Everyone has a calling. Thus, everyone has the chance to do something remarkable that will make him great in the eyes of others. - Jawe Campos
The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Proverbs 16:3 'Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and He will establish your plans.' A great reminder when planning out the school year. - Tamara L. Chilver
Every hour of every day spent with him, the slow slope of falling for this boy in more than just a carnal fashion has been like slowly pulling the strings on some great tapestry. Every day the weave becomes tighter, the picture clearer, everything more complete. - A.L. Davroe
Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next they say it has been discovered before. Lastly they say they always believed it. - Louis Agassiz
Where would this country be without this great land of ours? - Ronald Reagan
Health is the great blessing of God. - Muhammad Zain
If you look at Isis beheading women and children, if you are like me, you are not thinking, one of these would make a great missionary. - Matt Chandler
Sacrificing a part of yourself so others can go on to fafill there greatness, their destiny. Is greatness in itself but in a much smaller way that won't be written about or put in history books. But it is far more great in many ways. - Thomas Brodie Sangster
The poet or the story-teller who cannot give the reader a little ghostly pleasure at times never can be either a really great writer or a great thinker. - Lafcadio Hearn
The credit Union movement..It is a great movement, worthy of great deeds, deserving of great loyalty.
As that great philosopher, Mary Poppins, once said, 'A spoonful of sugar makes the feminism go down. - Irene Ziegler
I'm a godmother, that's a great thing to be, a godmother. She calls me god for short, that's cute, I taught her that. - Ellen DeGeneres
It brings tears of joy to a teacher’s eye when the student becomes a great success. - Debasish Mridha
Great ideas emerges from useless fragments of thoughts. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Great people never sleep because their dreams keep them awake and striving. - Terrance Robinson- Artist Educator Scholar Entrepreneur
There is a great fulfillment when you commit your life to lifelong learning. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great men are strong men with great leadership qualities. They inspire others to be loving and caring like themselves. By this their character is made stronger. - Ellen J. Barrier
To be the greatest; great test. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. - Dag Hammarskjold
Every great and commanding moment in the annals of the world is the triumph of some enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
All the great stories are about obsession and people who are obsessed. - Marty Rubin
Bad peoples often hunts past un-resolve haunted projection in other people's life and great peoples forgives haunted instinct nature of bad peoples let go and save the society but this war cycle will never ends. Human forgiveness will have limit. - Atif Iqbal Khan
Some are born great. Some achieve greatness. Some get it as a graduation gift. - Robin Williams
Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree. - Ezra Pound
An ocean of shimmering love exists in your heart. Tap into it today and rest in the undulating currents of the great mystery. - Amy Leigh Mercree
People fail 2 ways: 1) don't know what to do 2) don't do what they know; therefore, great leaders must educate and inspire. - Orrin Woodward
A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation. - Friedrich Nietzsche
I find the great in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it,-but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
When evil altars are invoked, great destinies are altered - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
Leo had seen Tia Callida in action; she liked knives, snakes and putting babies in roaring fires. Yeah, definitely let's unleash her rage. Great idea. - Rick Riordan
No matter how great your wealth of knowledge may be, it is still insufficient - Sunday Adelaja
And give to the orphans their properties and do not substitute the defective [of your own] for the good [of theirs]. And do not consume their properties into your own. Indeed, that is ever a great sin. The Women 4 :2 - Quran
I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Your process is what determines the weight of your journey. Submit to your process so that your journey can be great. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
It's better to have a million small religions with each one containing a great truth. Than one great religion containing a million small truths. - Carla VanKoughnett
The trouble when people stop believing in God is not that they thereafter believe in nothing; it is that they thereafter believe in anything. In this century, 'anything' has included Hitler, Stalin and Mao, authors of the great genocidal madnesses of our time. - Charles Krauthammer
Every great achiever overcame the greatest obstacles. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When a human awakens to a great dream and throws the full force of his soul over it, all the universe conspires in your favor. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Who are we to think we deserve anything? What makes us so great? No one is "lucky" to have us. We are all full of it. - Donna Lynn Hope
Without enthusiasm nothing great can be effected in art. - Robert Schumann
Never let anyone distract your focus from accomplishing great opportunities in your life . - Tawana Beecham
Deep within my soul lies a great light. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Wealth consists not in having great possessions but in having few wants. - Esther de Wall
The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
A show of daring oft conceals great fear. - Lucan
t takes great courage to stand up against your fixed, false beliefs. - Debasish Mridha
Every woman is born with her own sense of style and idea of beauty. To stifle that is a sin as great as snuffing out a blossoming bud, a one-of-a-kind flower will never bloom again. - Toni Sorenson
Money is a great servant but a bad master. - Francis Bacon
Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were. - David Rockefeller
A great place to work is one in which you trust the people you work for, have pride in what you do, and enjoy the people you work with. - Robert Levering
if the storm of life gives you a big blow, don't worry, just give it a great smile and pursue to leave distinctive footprints with perseverance and tenacity regardless of how arduous the errand may be. It may not be so easy but, dare to win! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Love! Love everything, love every event, love every moment and become a great lover. Love liberates the soul of the beloved lover. - Debasish Mridha
Dialogue in fiction should be reserved for the culminating moments and regarded as the spray into which the great wave of narrative breaks in curving toward the watcher on the shore. - Edith Wharton
Life is full of great opportunities. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Good books makes good life.Great books makes great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If [we] have a good, miserable day once in a while, or several in a row, stand steady and face them. Things will straighten out. There is great purpose in our struggle in life. - Boyd K. Packer
Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link, into the great chain of order.
No, it is remrable that everest did not yield to the first few attempts; it would have been suprising and not a little sad if it had, for that is not the way of great mountains.
We have nothing to fear and a great deal to learn from trees, that vigorours and pacific tribe which without stint produces strengthening essences for us, soothing balms, and in whose gracious company we spend so many cool, silent, and intimate hours. - Marcel Proust
It feels great, to work for what you want. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If your Life is full of Sorrow, then beg, steal, or borrow ENTHUSIASM from a great soul to make your Life whole. - RVM
Failure will teach you more wisdom than a great success. - Debasish Mridha
My parents did a great job of creating a home we wanted to return to...and all of our friends wanted to be there too. - Richie Norton
I suppose because I grew up a thousand miles from the sea and missed the great age of passenger liners, I have always been subject to a romantic longing for ocean travel. - Bill Bryson
Persistence is the source of great strength. - Debasish Mridha
It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is simple patience.
...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If any young man reads this Book aright, he becomes large-hearted. He cannot hold his soul within the narrow bound of his ribs, but his great heart looks out to see where it can scatter benefits. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Live daringly with great courage. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Not nail a great star to its track, . . . Tell when to go and when come back;. . . But open up thy heart to know What rainbows teach and sunsets show. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Except for my daughters, I have not grieved for any death as I have grieved for . His was a great and beautiful spirit, he was a man all man, from crown to footsoles. My reverence for him was deep and genuine. Mark Twain - his
Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change. The sun might shine, or the clouds might lour: but nothing could appear to me as it had done the day before. - Mary Shelley
There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five, by constantly repeating it with an air of great solemnity. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Love is the source of great power and great strength. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing against the music, it's awesome... but going deeper and deeper in Super Genes... it's kind of dry... isn't it???So I need something bloody!- Crime is a great choice! - Deyth Banger
I think there’s a ton of fear in the perception of romance in part because there’s something very realistic in great romance namely, that women have the right to demand relationships that are based on equality and honesty and trust and, yes, a great sex life. - Sarah MacLean
Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct; they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them. - Benjamin Disraeli
Be great in act, as you have been in thought. - William Shakespeare
It doesn't matter that Cathy was what I have called a monster. Perhaps we can't understand Cathy, but on the other hand we are capable of many things in all directions, of great virtues and great sins. And who in his mind has not probed the black water? - John Steinbeck
I find great happiness in my relationships with old friends, living mirrors that reflect histories of laughter and sorrow, triumphs and failures, births and deaths, on both sides. - Diane Von Furstenberg
Where a mediocre mind finds adversity, a great mind finds great opportunity. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing is there when you're not here.So love yourself and take great care. - Debasish Mridha
To choose Norm Coleman over Walter Mondale is like going to a great steakhouse and ordering the tuna sandwich. - Garrison Keillor
The state is the great ficticious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.
adversity is a great tool to self discovery. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Faith and freedom is great, but it gets nowhere without faith in freedom. - A.E. Samaan
A little amount of secret is a great pillar of the mind. He who does not have what somebody does not know, have what everybody knows. Know your secret; keep your secret. He who knows what to keep, knows what real life is all about - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Read a lot, write a lot is the great commandment. - Stephen King
Good authors worry about genres great authors don't. - Frank X. Gaspar
The sacred soul knows the sacred voice of the Great God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great novels are always a little more intelligent than their authors. - Milan Kundera
To achieve great things, we must live as though we were never going to die. - Luc de Clapiers de Vauvenargues
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong. God cannot be for, and against the same thing at the same time. - Abraham Lincoln
Great sex and awesome food is what conquered the beast, not beauty. The key to happiness is to fuck like a porn star and cook like a five star chef. - Travis Luedke
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. - William James
Shy and unready men are great betrayers of secrets; for there are few wants more urgent for the moment than the want of something to say. - Sir Henry Taylor
If all was told, supposing there lived a person who could tell all, there would be no mysteries left, and the would be very bad. Man cannot live without mystery. He had a great need of it. - Lame Deer Seeker of Visions
Most often simplicity defines the true beauty of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
Live for great hope and the beauty of dreams. - Debasish Mridha
Destination is, ideally, where one should stop; and ideally, one should not stop. Practically, destination of a great man is where he wants to stop; of a common man, where he has to. The one ends with Will, the other with Reason. Morality is always pursued, never reached! - Raheel Farooq
Desire is a great virtue, but expectation is an even greater vice. - Raheel Farooq
Work enthusiasm.Give your very best in all that you do.It is a great gift to yourself and world. - Lailah Gifty Akita
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. - Confucius
I say 'girl' because I love to annoy people. I love the word 'girl'. 'Gal' is pretty great, too. I don't just want to be called a woman. It sounds like someone with a mustache. - Bette Midler
You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting so... Get on your way! - Dr. Seuss
Regardless of Sunshine or Rain, Be Thankful for another GREAT day…and treat Life as the ULTIMATE Gift.... Because IT IS :) - Pablo
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. - Mark Twain
To grow is not to timidly sit on some safe shore at water’s edge and clumsily grab whatever happens to float by me. Rather, it is to deliberately step into waters both calm and turbulent in order to wrestle great things to shore. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life. - Lee Iacocca
Emulate greatness to be great. - Debasish Mridha
Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory. - Orison Swett Marden
A great mentor works on your character to be as strong as iron. - JOEL NYARANGI AKOYA
Suddenly summoned to witness something great and horrendous, we keep fighting not to reduce it to our own smallness. - John Updike
It is wise to learn from the great sacred-souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I believe great things are ahead for each of us. Now we just have to go ahead and create them. - Tom Althouse
MAJESTY, n. The state and title of a king. Regarded with a just contempt by the Most Eminent Grand Masters, Grand Chancellors, Great Incohonees and Imperial Potentates of the ancient and honorable orders of republican America. - Ambrose Bierce
The great tragedy of life is not that men perish, but that they cease to love. - W. Somerset Maugham
In order to become great we must allows others to become great before us, and not be envious of their greatness but rather rejoice in it. So that when we become great, there will be others who shall rejoice in ours. - George Mercado
All I can do is read a book to stay awake, and it rips my life away, but it's a great escape. - Blind Melon
We give thanks to God, who delivers us, from great distress. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Every great achiever nurtures a positive mindset. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Now is much better then was, and if and when aren't as great as now - yet. - Rodney Richards
True genius without heart is a thing of nought - for not great understanding alone, not intelligence alone, nor both together, make genius. Love! Love! Love! that is the soul of genius. - Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin
You don't get great art by playing it safe. - Stewart Stafford
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices, but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence and fulfills the duty to express the results of his thought in clear form. - Albert Einstein
You build a great network by first offering your services to others, and by so doing, winning their interest. This is the foundation of building trust and creating a platform for them to invest in you in a reciprocal manner, such that it becomes a win-win situation. - Oscar Bimpong
Great leadership produces great success. Weak leadership produces failure. - Ellen J. Barrier
Grammar and ordinary language are bad guides to metaphysics. A great book might be written showing the influence of syntax on philosophy. - Bertrand Russell
How can a nation be called great if its bread tastes like kleenex? - Julia Child
ANOINT, v.t. To grease a king or other great functionary already sufficiently slippery. As sovereigns are anointed by the priesthood, So pigs to lead the populace are greased good. Judibras - Ambrose Bierce
Those who believe that where great personages are concerned new favors cause old injuries to be forgotten deceive themselves. - Niccolò Machiavelli
In the deep places he gives thought to music great and terrible; and the echo of that music runs through all the veins of the world in sorrow and in joy; for if joyful is the fountain that rises in the sun, its springs are in the wells of sorrow unfathomed at the foundations of the Earth. - J.R.R. Tolkien
I've never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great pleasure. - Mark Twain
The glory of great men should always be measured by the means they have used to acquire it. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I am among those who think that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena which impress him like a fairy tale. - Marie Curie
Freedom for the Church comes from the necessity of the Word of God. Otherwise, it becomes arbitrariness and ends in a great many new ties. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Humility is a quality for which I have only a limited admiration. In many phases of life it is a great mistake and degenerates into defensiveness and hypocrisy. - E.M. Forster
Often a healthy obsession is an essential component of great success. - Debasish Mridha
There is a very great difference is there not? between the temporal and the eternal judgments, a very great difference between a man's reputation and a man's character, for reputation is what men think and say of us, while character is what God and the angels know of us. - Price Collier
When love is new, it's brighter than the sun and 30 times as great as the force of the atomic bomb dropped and felt from your heart, but to some people it will slowly fade but to me it will always be the same. - Auliq Ice
I am not convinced within myself that to its core and as a whole, humanity has, as some like to assume, progressed a great deal over the millennia. Human technology? Of course. Human beings? Hardly. - Criss Jami
Knee-jerk liberals and all the certified saints of sanctified humanism are quick to condemn this great and much-maligned Transylvanian statesman.
Small communities grow great through harmony, great ones fall to pieces through discord. - Sallust
A great city is that which has the greatest men and women. - Walt Whitman
The act of praying is the very highest energy of which the human mind is capable; praying, that is, with the total concentration of the faculties. The great mass of worldly men and of learned men are absolutely incapable of prayer. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Every winter, When the great sun has turned his face away, The earth goes down into a vale of grief, And fasts, and weeps, and shrouds herself in sables, Leaving her wedding-garlands to decay-- Then leaps in spring to his returning kisses. - Charles Kingsley
A great teacher not only teaches, but they also encourage and appreciate improvement. - Debasish Mridha
dare greatly, think great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.... Don't settle - Steve Jobs
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so. - Seneca
Great! I’m addressing the King of Altoln…about who knows what, but I’m at the centre of it and everyone’s looking at me now, oh for all the gods’ sake Falchion, swallow it down and say something damn you. - J.P.Ashman
The great rule of conduct for us, in regard to foreign nations, is, in extending our commercial relations, to have with them as little political connection as possible. - George Washington
There is no great love than the love of God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. - John D. Rockefeller
Start each day as a great adventure. - Debasish Mridha
The world will become only as great a place to live in as we make it. - Sharad Vivek Sagar
For a true writer each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed. - Ernest Hemingway
Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth our powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered. - Daniel Webster
Literature gives great light and great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great secret about goals and visions is not the future they describe but the change in the present they engender. - David Allen
Welcome every problem as an opportunity. Each moment is the great challenge, the best thing that ever happened to you . The more difficult the problem, the greater the challenge in working it out.
It is those who concentrate on but one thing at a time who advance in this world. The great man or woman is the one who never steps outside his or her specialty or foolishly dissipates his or her individuality. - Og Mandino
This grace of God is a very great, strong, mighty and active thing. It does not lie asleep in the soul. Grace hears, leads, drives, draws, changes, works all in man, and lets itself be distinctly felt and experienced. It is hidden, but its works are evident. - Martin Luther
Sexuality is general, and although only one man may be receiving the favors of a woman, all men in her presence are warm. That's the great generosity of women and the great generosity of the creator who worked it out that way, that there are no unilateral agreements of sexuality. - Leonard Cohen
Because of racism, he can't govern effectively' is not a great argument for re-election. - James Taranto
it is good to have wealth. It is great to leave in comfort. It is awesome to obtain possessions but, don't be too eager for material possessions for the same material possessions that bring joy are the same possessions that bring sorrow and pain and also leave a big had I know on our minds - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
There is no great genius free from some tincture of madness. - Seneca
It takes a great man to be a good listener. - Calvin Coolidge
Is your country under great dangers? Light is gone and the darkness is everywhere? You don’t know whom to trust and what to do? Read the history of your country! There you will find out the best map for the way out! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Great knowledge, makes a great pain, in the world of pain. - VicDo
I, the great and powerful D.S. will create a harem for all the women in the world!!!! For a woman, no greater joy exists in the entire universe than to fuck me, the ultimate sex symbol!!! - Kazushi Hagiwara
The Cheesecake Factory is a great business model, but if you take your wife there for your 25th wedding anniversary, you might not reach your 26th. - Scott Adams
Unless you are prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you in proportion as you have educated yourself to make use of it. - Orison Swett Marden
Dignity is never silent. It has a voice, heart and soul. Truth and courage is its foundation. It will stand against the masses and speak the truth. Because every great person has always done what others found fear in doing. - Shannon L. Alder
Begin to chase your dreams with great passion. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Don Quixote is not an imaginary person; he is as real as Alexander the Great. - Dejan Stojanovic
No man was ever a great success traveling an easy pre-made road. All great things REQUIRE sweat, tears and maybe even some blood spilled to be accomplished. The average man walks the easy road, the innovators CREATE the road! - Levon Peter Poe
It is not important for life to meet your great expectations. What is important is that you hold high expectations of yourself and meet them greatly. - Roopleen
If we want our nations to be truly great we must lay less emphasis on material wealth, natural resources or even human resources. - Sunday Adelaja
People will listen a great deal more patiently while you explain your mistakes than when you explain your successes.
If you make the world a little better, then you have accomplished a great deal. - Unknown
People have many cruel expectations from writers. People expect novelists to live on a hill with three kids and a spouse, people expect children's story writers to never have sex, and people expect all great poets to be dead. And these are all very difficult expectations to fulfill, I think. - C. JoyBell C.
Inspiration is the seed of imagination, where great ideas bloom - Jennifer Sodini
A great book is a homing deviceFor navigating paradise.A good book somehow makes you careAbout the comfort of a chair.A bad book owes to many treesA forest of apologies. - J. Patrick Lewis
I pray this new year will be greater, smooth and brings best aroma to our smelling, normal burning for toothpicks, blue colours for great celebration, unlimited joy from nw, then and beyound in JESUS name ★FEYIKOGBON★ - oladosu feyikogbon
With great vision, strong determination, and persistent action, everyone is capable of achieving greatness. - Debasish Mridha
To embrace an attitude of humility is to free myself from myself. And that is likely the great liberation of all. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
One does not become a great swimmer by swimming in shallow waters. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There is no great concurrence between learning and wisdom - Sir Francis Bacon
I am not a great cook, I am not a great artist, but I love art, and I love food, so I am the perfect traveller.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature. - Edmund Burke
You have a great advantage as a writer, Monsieur,' said Poirot. 'You can relieve your feelings by expedient of the printed word. You have the power of the pen over your enemies. - Agatha Christie
One of the greatest dangers of great dreams in your youth is waking up to despair as an adult. - Tice Davids aka David T. Parker
Looking for a good book to read and a great teacher to listen to? Here is a good book and here is a great teacher: Other cultures! To read this book and to listen to this teacher, all you need is to travel! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is ever a magical beauty that can be watched hours with great admiration, and that is the beauty of a strong light falling from the everlasting skies into the heart of the dimness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A great many people have come up to me and asked how I manage to get so much work done and still keep looking so dissipated. - Robert Benchley
Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence. - Henrik Tikkanen
I can name the newscaster on The Simpsons, but I can't name my own congressman. And that's what makes America great.
I used to walk down the street like I was a fucking star... I want people to walk around delusional about how great they can be - and then to fight so hard for it every day that the lie becomes the truth. - Lady Gaga
With grace and gratitude, great life evolves. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope. - George Eliot
We have not seen great things done in our time except by those who have been considered mean; the rest have failed. - Niccolo Machiavelli
A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke - Vincent Van Gogh
Even the strongest, most well-built team will, at times, be met with adversity. What makes us great is not that we should anticipate less adversity the stronger that we become, but rather that in anticipation of adversity we become stronger. - - Michael Joling
Fiction is a great combination between experience and imagination. - Desi Puspitasari
To a great mind , nothing is little - Sherlock Holmes
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine. - Fran Lebowitz
No great leader in history fought to prevent change.
Statements of ordinary people are ignored like poor freebies, statements of great people are accepted like profound philosophy. - Amit Kalantri
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. - Samuel Johnson
Any great art work revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world - the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air. - Leonard Bernstein
A very little thief of occasion will rob you of a great deal of patience. - William Shakespeare
Zeal, if it be well ordered, is most beautiful in a Christian; but if not, it is a thing of exceeding great danger: as fire in moderation is most comfortable, but in extremity most fearful. - Nehemiah Rogers
Set your soul to greatness. You will be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I follow many great religions. Body is my temple. Love is my religion. Peace is my religion. Happiness is my religion. - Debasish Mridha
Every wonderful quality "in" someone is waiting to be recognized in all of life's great symphony. - Donna Goddard
That’s great, Grace, but in case you’ve forgotten, we’re supposed to kill vampires, not play nice and have lunch with them. - Archer - K.A. Last
Hope is that great spirit that grant us courage to stay determined. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few. - Pythagoras
Before we acquire great power, we must acquire wisdom to use it well. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Good and great are seldom in the same man. - Winston S. Churchill
Every great achiever knows the power of motivation. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When I get real bored, I like to drive downtown and get a great parking spot, then sit in my car and count how many people ask if I'm leaving. - Steven Wright
I used to think it was awful that life was so unfair. Then I thought, wouldn't it be much worse if life were fair, and all the terrible things that happen to us come because we actually deserve them? So, now I take great comfort in the general hostility and unfairness of the universe.
Every great soul nurtures strong positive mental power. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When you're taught by great people whose milestone achievements has been noted, you could only expect greatness. - Chidiebere Prosper Agbugba
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically.
A great failure in life: not appreciating what others have to give. - Marty Rubin
Everyone has a calling. Thus, everyone has the chance to do something remarkable that will make hime great in the eyes of others. - Jawe Querimit
Cooking is great, but the meal that has been prepared for you with love is the best. - Stephen Richards
I can never do justice to the great feeling of amazement and encouragement I felt when, perhaps for the first time in American history, white citizens of a Southern state banded together to come to Selma and show their indignation about the injustices against the African-Americans. - Amelia Boynton Robinson
Fascinated by the great symbols of the collective history, I use them as an alphabet to communicate. - Nuno Roque
Debt is great source of inner unhappiness. - Debasish Mridha
When we read stories of heroes, we identify with them. We take the journey with them. We see how the obstacles almost overcome them. We see how they grow as human beings or gain qualities or show great qualities of strength and courage and with them, we grow in some small way - Sam Raimi
A great leader often sacrifices greatly in the service of others. - Debasish Mridha
I consider myself a green party supporter...because green represents my favorite color other than clear. And I met a guy who was running for the green party this one time, and he seemed like he had a great head on his shoulders for a homeless guy. - Vernon D. Burns
Jesus is great -- is there a better role model? No. It's religion, it's the people who get in between -- the bureaucracy, you know. ... It's the way people abuse Jesus. Was there ever a greater victim of name dropping? - Bill Maher
Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman. - Margaret Fuller
I have heard it said that the first ingredient of success - the earliest spark in the dreaming youth - is this: dream a great dream.
The human tendency to regard little things as important has produced very many great things. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Our great weariness comes from work not done. - Eric Hoffer
The great danger... in believing yourself especially chosen is that it becomes easy to view those who are not your people as God's especially unchosen.
The great use of a life is to spend for something that outlasts it. - William James
My mother, who taught me how to read and write and home-schooled me for the first 12 years of my life, whose presence shaped me as much as her absence did, who imbibed in me the values of empathy and fearlessness and hard work, looks down on me today with great pride. - Sharad Vivek Sagar
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other. - Meryl Streep
It really seems to me that in the midst of great tragedy, there is always the horrible possibility that something terribly funny will happen. - Philip K. Dick
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. - Mark Twain
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care. - Sir Philip Sidney
No more important duty can be urged upon those who are entering the great theater of life than simple loyalty to their best convictions.
Peace is truth, trust, and harmony. Peace is joy, love, and great care. - Debasish Mridha
If your desires are not great, a little will seem much to you; for small appetite makes poverty equivalent to wealth. - Democritus
The one great art is that of making a complete human being of oneself. - G.I. Gurdjieff
There is no beyond, there is only here, the infinitely small, infinitely great and utterly demanding present. - Iris Murdoch
Yet such is oft the course of deeds that move the wheels of the world: small hands do them becuase they must, while the eyes of the great are elsewhere.
Those that dare not to dream big are cowards, for they fear to expose the already great potentials embedded inside of them. - Auliq-Ice
When you are on a great mission, look simple;think and act complexly - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
It is great to read. You will discover wisdom. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritations and resentments slip away and a sunny spirit takes their place. - Mark Twain
Every great improvement has come after repeated failure. Virtually nothing comes out right the first time. Failures, repeated failures, are the posts on the road to achievement. - Charles F. Kettering
As the hand held before the eye conceals the greatest mountain, so the little earthly life hides from the glance the enormous lights and mysteries of which the world is full, and he who can draw it away from before his eyes, as one draws away a hand, beholds the great shining of the inner worlds. - Rabbi Nachman de Bratslav
We can afford to exercise the self-restraint of a really great nation which realizes its own strength and scorns to misuse it. - Woodrow Wilson
All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. - Friedrich Nietzsche
I think all great innovations are built on rejections. - Louise Nevelson
As your faith is strengthened, you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will and that you will flow with them to your great delight and benefit. - Emmanuel Teney
pulling a great substance from a higher height whilst leaning on a slippery ground with the mentality of having the substance whilst standing is a thought of fantasy. You may only result in falling with the substance - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
It takes great courage when you are suffering to see beyond your suffering to the clear relations between things, to the laws that cause and govern your suffering; it takes great courage to be ruthless with one's griefs. - Andre Harvey
To be a great success, you must do two things without fear: love and share. - Debasish Mridha
Actions speak louder than words is still the great truth about life. - Marty Rubin
Courage is not the absence of fear or despair; it is the capacity to continue on despite them, no matter how great or overwhelming they become. - Robert Fanney
The greatest and the best Christians when they are physically weak are more prone to an attack of spiritual depression than at any other time and there are great illustrations of this in the Scriptures. - Martyn Llyod-Jones
Here is a great body of our Jewish citizens from whom have sprung men of genius in every walk of our varied life; men who have conceived of its ideals with singular clearness; and led enterprises with sprit & sagacity... They are not Jews in America, they are American citizens. - Woodrow Wilson
When you really want to find the answers to the great questions of your life, you need to look for them deep in yourself. - Frank Wanderer
I dug through my purse for the Glock. There is was, and I realized I'd never set the safety. I decided to consider this a great example of forethought rather than my being the stupidest gun handler on the planet. - Gini Koch
‎Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. - G. Randolf
When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing. - Enrique Jardiel Poncela
Famous I don't know about. It's hard to be famous and alive. I just want to play music every day and hear someone say, 'Thanks, that was great, here's some money, same time tomorrow, okay?' - Terry Pratchett
A great relationship is being with the one who compliments your madness instead of conflicting with it. - Marnie Grundman
Christianity would have lacked a great essence without the Bible. A Christian who seldom devotes a little time to read the Bible is with a great question mark. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Pretend to be great; greatness will embrace you. - Debasish Mridha
In order to have great happiness, you have to have great pain and unhappiness-otherwise how would you know when you're happy? - Leslie Caron
Nothing great was ever created without a great dream. - Debasish Mridha
Education delivered by a strict councellor, and recieved with great pains would never brighten the future of any student. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A poverty-stricken nation with a great art is a greater nation than a wealthy nation with a poverty-stricken art. - William Saroyan
There have been great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories. - Ursula K. Le Guin
The adversaries main goal is to confuse & discourage the great. - Auliq-Ice
It is not in our forming battlements or bristling seacoasts, or our Army and Navy that makes America great - but rather our reliance in the law of liberty and the religious law God has planted in us. - Abraham Lincoln
When I say I must write, I don't mean I must publish. There is a great difference. the important thing is the chaotic form given to my chaotic experience, which is, as it was for James Joyce, my kind of religion, and necessary for me...as the confession and absolution for a Catholic in church. - Sylvia Plath
To middle-class Americans who have paid a great deal for the last 12 years and from whom I ask a contribution tonight, I will say again... you're not going at it alone anymore - you're certainly not going first, and you're not going to pay more for less as you have too often in the past.
The board is set, the pieces are moving. We come to it at last... The great battle of our time. - J. R. R. Tolkien
Everyone should have a form of a diary it’s a great release Most people’s Diaries are called "My Diary" Mines called "Conversations with Me". - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If you always lived in comfort you would miss the adventure that is uncomfortable, but of great reward. - Chris Burkmenn
A great idea can change the world; but to change the universe, men need even much greater ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is the great lesson of 'Beauty and the Beast,' that a thing must be loved before it is lovable. - G.K. Chesterton
Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast. - William Shakespeare
A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit. - Greek proverb
Only when there are things a man will not do is he capable of doing great things. - Mencius
One of life's great challenges is getting out of your own way after a divorce or breakup... Heartache and anger make you feel like enemies, but your children need you to be a team. Unfortunately, few rise to this challenge, and the children pay an emotional debt they did not incur. - Steve Maraboli
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I was kind of excited to go to jail for the first time and I learnt some great dialogue. - Quentin Tarantino
Oh no, real life is escape. The great terrors, the horrors--we hope--of your life come from reading fiction. - Orson Scott Card
For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort. - Joseph Conrad
Be contented as what you are even if it is big or small, great or not, 'cause it's still a blessings. - Jillbert Sumbidan
Your dirty past somehow puts GOD's grace on blast; it amplifies the great grace of GOD over your life. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
Skill + hard work = SuccessSkill + hard work + prayer = Great success - Matshona Dhliwayo
So many people from my past taught me that it's not everyone that's in my life wants to see me achieve my goals and be great, but I thank God they're no longer in my life because I moved on a long time ago, welcome to my present. - Werley Nortreus
The essence of life is not in the great victories and grand failures, but in the simple joys. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Grown men can learn from very little children for the hearts of little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.
When you graduate from "Being In Love" to "Loving Someone" you understand - Love is not about owning, Love is about wanting the best for them, It's about seeing or Helping them achieve great heights, with or without you. Love is not what you say, it's what you do. - Wordions
When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style. - William Glasser
Whatever we do, we must not treat the Great Commission like it's the Great Suggestion. - Charles R. Swindoll
War is a need by a country that wants power, but the USA is already great - Tim Clisch
Never give up on the idea you can become great. Always grab on the possibility you can become successful. - Sandu Andronic
The books we read should be chosen with great care, that they may be, as an Egyptian king wrote over his library,'The medicines of the soul. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
Great self-skills are self-confident, self-courage and self-steadiness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great mercy, great love. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great things are done by a seris of small things brought together. - Vincent Van Gogh
I learned that a great leader is a man who has the ability to get other people to do what they don't want to do and like it. - Harry S Truman
He causes huge bodies like sun to proclaim His Majesty through His Names the All-Gracious, Great, reciting: ' O Glorious One, O Great One, O Mighty One', while tiny animate creatures like flies and fish proclaim His Mercy, reciting: 'O Gracious One, O Compassionate One, O Generous One - Said Nursî
Devotion to God brings great delight. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Sometimes for the spectators a great magic effect is worth a life’s experience. - Amit Kalantri
She might have liked to try to strangle him with those slender fingers of hers, but she wanted to make a job of it and this great patience with which she waited for her claws to grow was in itself a form of enjoyment. - Émile Zola
Their disappearance from the human family would be no great loss to the world. - Henry Clay
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment. - Baltasar Gracian
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones. - Phillips Brooks
Little faith sees God's hand in great things. Established faith sees God's hand in little things. - Ralph Bouma
Until you're ready to look foolish, you'll never have the possibility of being great. - Cher
We can do no great things; only small things with great love. - Mother Teresa
Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. - Miguel de Cervantes
Every great work, every great accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
LA needs the cleansing of a great disaster or founding of a barricaded commune.
Focus is the ability to say no to the GOOD so you can fulfill the yes you said to the GREAT. - Orrin Woodward
Placing religious beliefs above law is a great recipe for destruction of entire human race. - Ketan Waghmare
To lift up the hands in prayer gives God glory, but a man with a dungfork in his hand, a woman with a slop pail, give Him glory, too. God is so great that all things give Him glory if you mean that they should. - Gerard Manley Hopkins
With great love comes occasions of pain. You can't skip the pain; without it, you would never know what a precious thing love is. You wouldn't know to hang onto it. You wouldn't know to fight for it. You embrace the pain because the love makes it all worthwhile. - Theresa Smith
To be independent of public opinion is the first formal condition of achieving anything great. - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Helping people and putting smiles on their faces is a great, great thing. God only knows why more people don't do it more often. - Wayne Gerard Trotman
I wasn’t finished with you, Pru, he said softly. I had plans.Oh boy. Maybe I had plans, too.Yeah? Closing the gap between them, one of his hands went to her hip, the other slid up her back to anchor her to him. Tell me. Tell me slowly and in great detail. - Jill Shalvis
Compromise, if not the spice of life, is its solidity. It is what makes nations great and marriages happy - Phyllis McGinley
New York now leads the world's great cities in the number of people around whom you shouldn't make a sudden move. - David Letterman
Praise in the beginning is agreeable enough; and we receive it as a favor; but when it comes in great quantities, we regard it only as a debt, which nothing but our merit could extort.
Let's forgive someone for Valentines day, it's a great way to show love, and forgive yourself too for the hurt you held onto. - Jay Woodman
What you think is your Karma. I hold myself to great Karma. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Material wealth alone is not enough to build a great nation. - Sunday Adelaja
Meeting the other person half way is great, but the profit starts just beyond this point. - R.A.Delmonico
People say everybody has a book inside them, so why not make your life a great story? - Martha Louise Hunter
A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night. - Marilyn Vos Savant
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Greatness is achieved, not only by doing great things, but also,by making the small things we dogreat. - S. Tarr
Ther is nothing called a great quote, rather the one which makes your heart to take a dip in river Ganges. - Srikanth Kosuru
Glorify what is great not what is important. - Debasish Mridha
If you always do what is easy and choose the path of least resistance, you never step outside your comfort zone. Great things don’t come from comfort zones. - Roy Bennett
It's political, sir. Apparently he wants a return to the values and traditions that made the city great, sir." "Does he _know_ what those values and traditions _were_?" said Vimes, aghast. - Terry Pratchett
The distance you walk on water depends on how great your faith is. - Matshona Dhliwayo
And this man, who had sailed round Europe and navigated the Great Northern Route, leaned happily over half a ladleful of thin oatmeal kasha, cooked entirely without fat - just oats and water. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
The mind may never achieve or express anything great unless emotion plays a part. - Ben Johnson
We too should make ourselves empty, that the great soul of the universe may fill us with its breath. - Laurence Binyon
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be. - Wayne Gretzky
The Great Way is not named; Great Discriminations are not spoken; Great Benevolence is not benevolent; Great Modesty is not humble; Great Daring does not attack. If the Way is made clear, it is not the Way. - Chuang Chou
Remember darlings when your enemies are great God is greater. - Coleen Innis
God has permitted the great lie for a short time only. That time is now coming to an end. Believers in the lie! You have been raised on the milk of your concrete beliefs. Now it is time for you to be weaned to partake of the solid food of the new age, the "New World Order. - Compton Gage
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all. - Edmund Burke
We're the middle children of history, man. No purpose or place. We have no Great War. No Great Depression. Our Great War's a spiritual war... our Great Depression is our lives. - Chuck Palahniuk
A great piece of music make people to close their eyes but a great magic effect make their eyes wide open. - Amit Kalantri
Perhaps great fiction is in reality, deep hidden truths. - S.G. Savage
Life would be a great deal easier if dead things had the decency to remain dead. - Doug MacLeod
It's all overrated, man. Sex is only a great thing if you're not getting any. - Charles Bukowski
Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go much further than people with vastly superior talent. - Sophia Loren
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. - Miguel de Cervantes
Great people and great athletes realize early in their lives their destiny, and accept it. Even if they do not consciously realize the how, the where, the what. - Percy Cerutty
When i was a child, i liked tasting any candy i happened to see, but as i grew older, i realized those are a great meal to the worms in my innards. Will you shun old habits or nay? That's the question. - Michael Bassey Johnson
We ought not to ask why the human mind troubles to fathom the secrets of the universe. The diversity of the phenomena of nature is so great, and the treasures hidden in the skies so rich, precisely in order that the human mind shall never be lacking in fresh nourishment. - Johannes Kepler
Have a good day on purpose, then elevate your efforts towards other and enjoy a great day in purpose. - Toni Jenkins
To achieve greatness, we must overcome the fear of failure and dare to take great risks. - Debasish Mridha
My life has been one great big joke,A dance that's walked,A song that's spoke,I laugh so hard I almost choke,When I think about myself. - Maya Angelou
I understood the life around me better, not from love, which everybody acknowledges to be a great teacher, but from estrangement, to which nobody has attributed the power of reinforcing insight - Nirad C. Chaudhuri
Force is as pitiless to the man who possesses it as it is to its victims - the second it crushes, the first it intoxicates. The truth is that nobody really possesses a great kind of power for long. Those who have it on loan from Fate count on it too much and are themselves destroyed. - Paul Hoffman
Knowing that one thing you want is a great step. Sure, whether you prefer or not, you'll get offers, and many will seem that one thing you want. - Ufuoma Apoki
Here we are at last. The Italian proverb says See Naples and die but I say, see Naples and live; for there seems a great deal worth living for. - Arthur John Strutt
The great French Marshall Lyautey once asked his gardener to plant a tree. The gardener objected that the tree was slow growing and would not reach maturity for 100 years. The Marshall replied, 'In that case, there is no time to lose; plant it this afternoon!' - John F. Kennedy
There was going to be a spot for me in this joint, the earth, after all. It was never going to be a great match for someone as bright and strange as me, but books were going to make it survivable. - Anne Lamott
Failure is a great teacher; but never insist on hiring one for yourself. Learn vicariously from others' teachers. - Ashok Kallarakkal
I must be a mermaid, Rango. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living. - Anaïs Nin
The road that connects our thoughts to the ears of others is our tongue. What travel on this road is our word. Our action is the energy which transmits our emotions to the eyes of others and causes a great change in their minds - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
We stand at the onset of a great age of adventure—and always shall, so long as we keep doing science. - Timothy Ferris
If a thing which is believed by billions is against the reason and not supported by the science, it is a great honour not to be amongst those billions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great.
The range of human knowledge today is so great that we're all specialists and the distance between specializations has become so great that anyone who seeks to wander freely between them almost has to forego closeness with the people around him. - Robert M. Pirsig
Fearing failure is fearing life. Failure is a great way to learn from life. - Debasish Mridha
Today is the best day with great possibilities and opportunities, so change yourself to start a new beginning. - Debasish Mridha
There is a great difference between enlightenment and education. The former is a discerned vital knowledge without guidance while the latter is imparting any knowledge. - Uzoma Nnadi
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence. - Richard Dawkins
I saw [Linus Pauling] as a brilliant lecturer and a man with a fantastic memory, and a great, great showman. I think he was the century’s greatest chemist. No doubt about it. - Max F. Perutz
I could see that others had confused her disorganized passion for volatility. In reality, she was a scrumptious mess; deliciously majestic. She was on her way to great things in this life. - Steve Maraboli
Society is composed of two great classes-- those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners. - Sebastien Chamfort
The great delusion of modernity, is that the laws of nature explain the universe for us. The laws of nature describe the universe, they describe the regularities. But they explain nothing. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
For my part, i travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move - Robert Davis Stevenson
It's important that I make a difference in some way. If it's performing and touching someone that way, that's great; if it's being a teacher and helping a kid understand something, that's even better. It's not necessarily how I make a difference, but I want to make sure that I do.
Great humility brings great grace. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Every time you try and fail,Every time your hope gets stuck in the deeps,And you wonder just how you'd get through the sail-Don't forget that underneath your pain,Is an anchor of great strength and fortitudeKeep digging until you find it...And when you do,RISE! - Chinonye J. Chidolue
two great questions exist in each day; 'what must I do excellently today?' for morning and 'what did I do wrong or right today?' for evening. When we fail to know the real reasons why we wake up each day and why we retire at night, we fail to know the real reasons why we live. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Great books make great being. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When my son speaks of playing sports, I've always told him: playing on the team is great, but aspire to be the guy who owns the team. I've always told my son: most of the guys on the team will end up bankrupt with bum knees, but not the guy who owns that franchise. - Brandi L. Bates
A leader does not develop leadership by gaining more followers. Great leaders make more leaders. - J.R. Rim
Always have there been great numbers of individuals who were very much eager to fight for good causes. Always there were these, but then there were even greater numbers of trendies who would then become wholly and completely misguided in the efforts. - Criss Jami
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge. - Benjamin Disraeli
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations. - Charles Dickens
I was working in a parking lot, which is a great place to learn the guitar. I sat in the booth and practiced all day long. And only two cars were stolen while I worked there.
The older I grow, the more I am convinced that there is no education which one can get from books and costly apparatus that is equal to that which can be gotten from contact with great men and women. - Booker T. Washington
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language. - Martin Buber
Greatness consists not in the holding of some future office, but really consists in doing great deeds with little means and the accomplishment of vast purposes from the private ranks of life. To be great at all one must be great here, now, in Philadelphia. - Russell H. Conwell
Be self-responsible. Avoid dependency on other people. Aim at being the most successful person you can be. Read about great, successful people. Learn to think great thoughts and work to become an excellent person. - Mark F. LaMoure
For something to be great, there has to be some kind of trial or some type of struggle that actually makes it special or valuable to you. Otherwise, anything could be easily taken for granted. - Hayley Williams
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
California is a great place to live if you're an orange. - Fred Allen
All great stories began as shitty first drafts.There are no exceptions to this. - M. Kirin
There was never a great genius without a touch of madness. - Ben Jonson
By choosing comfort we are in the very same decision choosing to miss every great thing in life, and that thought should be anything but comforting. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
To do great work one must be very idle as well as very industrious. - Samuel Butler
A man who makes a plate or a shirt or a loaf of bread or anything our great great ancestors called a work of art, has no need to try to be sincere; all he can do is practice his craft to the best of his ability. But once he starts making useless things, how can he not be sincere? - René Daumal
In conditions of great uncertainty people tend to predict the events that they want to happen actually will happen.
We are born under circumstances that would be favorable if we did not abandon them. It was nature's intention that there should be no need of great equipment for a good life: every individual can make himself happy. - Seneca
It takes great character and understanding of human emotions to help someone you shouldn't be helping under normal circumstances. - Daya Kudari
The future has no memory of your past or present. You are free to make it anything you choose. So make it great! - Meena Sarine
Happiness is there when you have great imagination and vision, when you take relentless action and love your creation. - Debasish Mridha
Great thoughts, great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I, answering in the end, began: 'Alas,how many yearning thoughts, what great desire,have lead them through such sorrow to their fate? - Dante Alighieri
have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood aside for you? Have you not learned great lessons from those who braced themselves against you, and disputed passage with you? - Walt Whitman
The great end of life is not knowledge, but action. - Thomas Fuller
Every birthday comes with a great purpose and without our knowledge, it makes us wiser. - Debasish Mridha
You can’t be a great leader if your heart is not filled with greatness. - Debasish Mridha
Great nations leave great ruins, great men leave great memories - Habyarimana Bangambiki
The barriers between animal and human come down very easily. We belong to a single great family, and if we are lonely and unhappy we gladly accept the friendship of our distant relations. - Marlen Haushofer
There are words and accents by which this grief can be assuaged, and the disease in a great measure removed. - Horace
It’s a great privilege to not know where you’ll end up, just where you’re headed. It’s the only way to get there. - Brianna Wiest
If I saw my father's dead, great grand mother's dead and many other people's dead... So I can see and your's dead, I just see the planet without you. I just feel it, taste it, - it hurts me from this but this is the truth. - Deyth Banger
One man may hit the mark, another blunder; but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The little foolery that wise men have makes a great show. - William Shakespeare
The great use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it. - William James
A culture is only as great as its dreams, and its dreams are dreamed by artists. - L. Ron Hubbard
To hear how much of a great human being you were even if you really weren’t open your ears at your funeral. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. - Samuel Johnson
I will not allow yesterday's success to lull me into today's complacency, for this is the great foundation of failure. - Og Mandino
A great teacher is the architect of a great future. - Debasish Mridha
How talented was death. How many expressions and manipulations of hand, face, body, no two alike. They stood like the naked pipes of a vast derelict calliope, their mouths cut into frantic vents. And now the great hand of mania descended upon one hundred-throated, unending scream. - Ray Bradbury
Some books sold because they are (said to be) great. Some are (said to be) great because they sold. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Surround yourself with great people; delegate authority; get out of the way - Ronald Reagan
...A world is supported by four things...the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the righteous and the valor of the brave. But all of these are as nothing without a ruler who knows the art of ruling. - Frank Herberterbert
A great man is always willing to be little. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have nothing but a great head to offer.Is that enough? - Sola Kosoko
Live your life as though there is great joy to be experienced... an abundance of goodness in each person you come in contact with, and the knowledge that you have enough inner wisdom to answer the mysteries that challenge you. - Meladee McCarty
Happiness is a great big hug, hugging us from the inside. allow yourself to feel its warmth and grace - Micheline Jean Louis
Then none was for a party;Then all were for the state;Then the great man helped the poor,And the poor man loved the great;Then lands were fairly proportioned;Then spoils were fairly sold;The Romans were like brothersIn the brave days of old. - Thomas Babington Macaulay
To be a great success, be happy today. - Debasish Mridha
My idea of a great night is just stayin’ home, reading or playing video games. I’m about as boring as they come, Sorena. I ain’t ever been into stress or drama or excitement. Shit, I’d kill for a nap most days. - Alisha Ashton
But remember, great Good will, more often than not, lead to great Evil. - Amish Tripathi
Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. - Sally Koch
...I am not, however, militant in my atheism. The great English theoretical physicist is a militant atheist. I suppose he is interested in arguing about the existence of God. I am not. It was once quipped that there is no God and Dirac is his prophet. Linus Pauling - Paul Dirac
Great is the hand that holds dominion over/Man by a scribbled name. - Dylan Thomas
How love works: Proximity leads to intimacy, and intimacy leads to a relationship. In other words, people who are around each other a lot, get close, and end up hooking up. So it's no great mystery why bosses and secretaries or co-workers or classmates end up dating each other. - Oliver Gaspirtz
Great men are true men, the men in whom nature has succeeded. They are not extraordinary - they are in the true order. It is the other species of men who are not what they ought to be. - Henri-Frederic Amiel
No true individual has existed yet, able to live, able to die. Only diseased, tragic, or dismal and ludicrous fools who sometimes hoped to achieve some ideal by fiat, by their great desire for it. But usually by bullying all mankind into believing them. - Saul Bellow, Herzog
The more you create great music, the more it makes you eager to create more and more - sami abouzid
A great woman has three identities: a lovely daughter, a passionate lover, and a kind mother. - Debasish Mridha
He was neither rich nor great, young nor handsome, - in no respect what is called fascinating, imposing or brilliant; and yet he was as attractive as a genial fire, and people seemed to gather about him as naturally as about a warm hearth. - Louisa May Alcott
Books and school are great for learning but there is no substitute for life and living to provide a real education. - Ken Poirot
Great use they have, when in the hands Of one like me, who understands, Who understands the time and place, The person, manner, and the grace, Which fools neglect; so that we find, If all the requisites are join'd, From whence a perfect joke must spring, A joke's a very serious thing. - Charles Churchill
The Christian journey is truly an exciting endeavor be-cause we become eyewitnesses to the holy activity of a wonderful God in our lives on a daily basis. One of the great marvels of the faith is that we are transformed into testifiers of His strength and grace in the midst of major obstacles. - Malcolm Walls
It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own. - Arthur Conan Doyle
Live each day with great love, hope and faith. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Almost all great writers have as their motif, more or less disguised, the passage from childhood to maturity, the clash between the thrill of expectation and the disillusioning knowledge of truth. 'Lost Illusion' is the undisclosed title of every novel. - André Maurois
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. - Nelson Mandela
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed. - Ansel Adams
Quotations (such as have point and lack triteness) from the great old authors are an act of reverence on the part of the quoter, and a blessing to a public grown superficial and external.
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish spurting out ink. - George Orwell
If we put our trust in the common sense of common men and 'with malice toward none and charity for all' go forward on the great adventure of making political, economic and social democracy a practical reality, we shall not fail. - Henry A. Wallace
All of the great achievers of the past have been visionary figures; they were men and women who projected into the future. They thought of what could be, rather than what already was, and then they moved themselves into action, to bring these things into fruition. - Bob Proctor
One who has great faith has great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
How great are the advantages of solitude! -- How sublime is the silence of nature's ever-active energies? There is something in the very name of wilderness, which charms the ear, and soothes the spirit of man. There is religion in it. - Estwick Evans
Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world. - Edward Hopper
The idea that Love Must Be Tough dictates that we be willing to set another person free- even if it causes us great pain to let go. When we do this, we maximize the chances that that loved one will not leave, because the cage door has been opened and self-respect has been affirmed. - James Dobson
To have the beginning of a truly great story, you need to have a character you're completely and utterly obsessed with. Without obsession, to the point of a maddening addiction,there's no point to continue. - Jennifer Salaiz
I think the mark of a great ruler, is not his ability to make war but to achieve peace. - Monica Fairview
It’s great to earn, but don’t leave it behind for someone else to burn. - RVM
great men take and overtake risk tactically - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but ought to be. - Rosalynn Carter
Be great in all you do. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Religion is not a bridge between God and Man; it is the Great Wall of China between them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your purpose is great than your problems. - John Paul Warren
Describing Robert Bunsen:As an investigator he was great, as a teacher he was greater, as a man and friend he was greatest. - Henry Enfield Roscoe
Do not let the endless succession of small things crowd great ideals out of sight and out of mind. - Charlotte M. Mason
Greatness is the flower of great adversity. - Debasish Mridha
A society with a great number of prisons is a totally failed society because it has terribly failed to create a marvellous society where crime is not something widespread but an exception! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Great writers teach as well as entertain. - Beem Weeks
Great achievements are nothing more than a collection of small accomplishments. - Justin Young
It may be that The Great Gatsby is as perfect, word for word, just in terms of English; but Ulysses is deeper, richer, wider and is comic, whereas The Great Gatsby is a tragic novel. And I think all great art is comic art.() Stephen Fry - video
The surest way to damage society is to call for a "great man" to lead it. The surest way to improve society is to become a great man to lead oneself and convince others to do likewise. - Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski
In great attempts it is glorious even to fail. - Vince Lombardi
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy. - Meryl Streep
When in life you are destined great, but fated to a humble background, it always gets really worse before it gets really better. - Darmie Orem
You may not be a great success in everything, but every time you try you will learn something. - Debasish Mridha
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fitzgerald has charm. It's a silly word, but it's an exact word for me. I like 'The Great Gatsby' and it's sad, gay nostalgia. - Truman Capote
Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it inflames the great. - Roger de Rabutin de Bussy
A little learning is not a dangerous thing to one who does not mistake it for a great deal. - William Allen White
There is great worth in holding universal truths and timelessly beautiful words in your heart, which will stay there forever, infusing your thoughts and speech… - Dan Stevens
Becoming a failure requires no strength;becoming a success requires great fortitude. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Education...beyond all other devices of human origin, is a great equalizer of conditions of men --the balance wheel of the social machinery...It does better than to disarm the poor of their hostility toward the rich; it prevents being poor. - Horace Mann
Great dream or idea comes up when you are thinking of something other than yourself. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
All you have to do is put one word after another, and remember how great it feels to be a writer. - Stephanie Lennox
Wisdom is a dreadfully wonderful gift,giving you great insight but terrible pain that you learn from. - Royal Cromwell
Giving style to one’s character - a great and rare art! It is exercised by those who see all the strengths and weaknesses of their own natures and then comprehend them in an artistic plan until everything appears as art and reason and even weakness delights the eye. - Friedrich Nietzsche
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know. - Alexis Carrel
Success is a great deodorant. - Elizabeth Taylor
Magic is the most interesting art because people not necessarily want to learn to paint after they see a great painting, but they want to learn magic after they see a great magic effect. - Amit Kalantri
The secret code of success is patience,a virtue that can not be replaced. It takes time to build great dreams. - Bernard Kelvin Clive
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater. - William Hazlitt
If you have legs that work, walk in the right direction. If you have an audible voice, say constructive words. If you have functional eyes, see great things. If you are in a position of power, use it productively and if you have a sound mind, think exceptionally; for such is not a given, but grace. - Gugu Mona
Work hard,and you will earn good rewards.Work smart,and you will earn great rewards.Work hard and work smart,and you will earn extraordinary rewards. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A great writer reveals the truth even when he or she does not wish to. - Tom Bissell
No business can be a great success without a great purpose. - Debasish Mridha
The strewn and tangled wreckage that litters our lives is the precious raw material from which great beginnings are forged. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution. - J. K. Rowling
when we are powerless to do a thing, it is a great joy that we can come and step inside the ability of Jesus - Corrie ten Boom
And did with sighs their fate deplore,Since I must shelter them no more;And if before my joys were such,In having heard, and seen too much,My grief must be as great and high,When all abandoned I shall be,Doomed to a silent destiny. - Aphra Behn
Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it. - Ann Landers
Great novels are above all great fairy tales . . . literature does not tell the truth but makes it up. - Vladimir Nabokov
A year from today, it will be Good if your life is positively different, but GREAT if your life has made a positive difference on others - Fela Durotoye
Without an adversary prowess shrivels. We see how great and efficient it really is only when it shows by endurance what it is capable of. - Seneca
Whatever you do, do with great care, great love, and great passion. - Debasish Mridha
Give yourself to a great cause, not only your possessions. - Debasish Mridha
It made a big difference in my life to grow up with a dad who wasn't afraid of how great my mom was. - Steve Maraboli
Courage is not walking into battle with no fear - you should know this as a soldier. Courage is feeling great fear, but walking forward anyway.Lady Lavender by - Lynna Banning
Patience is the essence of clicking great Photographs!! - Abhijeet Sawant
The grace of God transforms the good soul into great soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The Jews are the scum of the earth, but they are also great masters in lying. - Arthur Schopenhauer
One great function of Bible verses: To keep us from drawing false inferences from other Bible verses. - John Piper
I can bow to fear and flee the pursuit of great things. I can bow to God and engage in the pursuit of making things great. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Sometimes great achievements arrive much later than we expect, but they arrive, and they are great. - Sira Masetti
The fact that a great many people believe something is no guarantee of its truth. - W. Somerset Maugham
In our time no one has the conception of what is great. It is up to me to show them. - Napoléon Bonaparte
Historians are great gossips at a high level. - Marian Schlesinger
Handling power is very much like handling explosives, you have to have a great deal of respect for it and most people don't. - R.A.Delmonico
No poet sings because he must sing. At least no great poet does. A great poet sings because he chooses to sing.
I am blessed.I am beautiful.I am great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When we consider the magnitude and extent of his discoveries and their influence on the progress of science and of industry, there is no honour too great to pay to the memory of , one of the greatest scientific discoverers of all time. Ernest Rutherford - Faraday
A violent order is disorder; and a great disorder is an order.These two things are one. - Wallace Stevens
As individuals, great writers from Villon to Diderot to Voltaire toRousseau to Byron or Shelley have often shown themselves to beirresponsible, selfish, mean or sometimes even cowardly people. Their lives were drab or self destructive or reckless.We read them for their Words, not for their deeds. - Max Vegaritter
Sometimes it takes great suffering to pierce the soul and open it up to greatness - Jocelyn Murray
If you would stand well with a great mind, leave him with a favorable impression of yourself; if with a little mind, leave him with a favorable impression of himself. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them. - Washington Irving
Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion. - Martha Graham
And your very flesh shall be a great poem. - Walt Whitman
Surrealism had a great effect on me because then I realised that the imagery in my mind wasn't insanity. Surrealism to me is reality. - John Lennon
Great artists need great clients. - I. M. Pei
Even one day lost in misery is a great loss, for the day will never come back again. You lose 24 hours of happiness, joy & bliss. Live each day in happiness. - - RVM
To enjoy a great life, often have a great laugh. - Debasish Mridha
A great leader never sets himself above his followers except in carrying responsibilities.
Whatever change you desire for the world, create that change in your own life. You are here for a purpose. Seek it out. Hunt it down. The greatest misery is to be purposeless. The great depression of our age is not economic, but spiritual. Our spiritual poverty is rooted in our purposelessness. - Matthew Kelly
The price you have to pay to be great at something - is repetition. - Andrew Brown
one big problem and a great paradox in the arena of life is the problem of where or how a person is now and what, who and where he wants to be or have tomorrow. Had it not be this problem, we would have been relaxing all day long - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The photographer does the world a great disservice when she leaves her camera at home. - Mark Denman
It was a great mistake, my being born a man, I would have been much more successful as a seagull or a fish. As it is, I will always be a stranger who never feels at home, who does not really want and is not really wanted, who can never belong, who must be a little in love with death! - Eugene O'Neill
Winter reaches its peaknot when a great wind screamsfrom the top of its lungs, but when a lazy breeze whispers from the bottom of its heart - shivaraj konanavar
Parents need to be lucky to be good in parenting; children have to be lucky to have great parents! - Amit Chatterjee
All the stories and poems and letters and oracles and wisdom verses of God's Word, like individual instruments in a great orchestra, serve THE WHOLE story. - James MacDonald
When one is too old for love, one finds great comfort in good dinners. - Zora Neale Hurston
If your Life is full of Sorrow, then beg, steal, or borrow ENTHUSIASM from a great soul to make your Life whole. - - RVM
The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law. - Andrew Jackson
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises. - Demosthenes
Men are not great by the virtue of their wealth, but by the wealth of their virtue. - Sunday Adelaja
The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
We bear the world and we make it... There was never a great man who had not a great mother - it is hardly an exaggeration. - Olive Schreiner
There can be no fairer spectacle than that of a man, who combines the possession of moral beauty in his soul with outward beauty of form, corresponding and harmonizing with the former, because the same great pattern enters both. - Plato
Great acts are made up of small deeds. - Lao Tzu
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood - Otto von Bismarck
The great end of life is not knowledge but action. - Thomas H. Huxley
If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency. - Sir Joshua Reynolds
Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If your vision is great, you become great. - Debasish Mridha
To look at something as though we had never seen it before requires great courage. - Henri Matisse
Great mentors give great advice. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Writing is a great way of talking with an endless audience for never-ending time. - Debasish Mridha
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act. - Anatole France
When people talk about their great past they're usually trying to excuse the mediocre present. - Terry Pratchett
We should bloom like a flower without reservation or restriction, but with all our energy, power, and great love for this world. - Debasish Mridha
A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted. You should live several lives while reading it." -- (born June 11 1925) - William Styron
The great writers are great as they have big workshop of imagination. - Kishore Bansal
The real great man is the man who makes every man feel great. - G.K. Chesterton
A great many open minds should be closed for repairs.
They have been at a great feast of languages, and stolen the scraps. - William Shakespeare
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crises. The great point is to bring them the real facts. - Abraham Lincoln
No truly great one ever argues with a crowd. He chooses out one man, and speaks to him, him only. - Marmaduke William Pickthall
The world today has 6.8 billion people. That's heading up to about nine billion. Now if we do a really great job on new vaccines, health care & reproductive health services, we could LOWER that by perhaps 10 or 15 percent. - Bill Gates
Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity than they really are. - Henry Fielding
Human life is a great story written by the mysterious, mystical and magical human mind. - Debasish Mridha
I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic, and a progressive religious experience. - Shelley Winters
Motivate yourself, you can be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Your [...] is a really warm older Hispanic lady who has a beautiful laugh and loves to hug. If you are even a little bit nice to her she will make you feel great and maybe cook you delicious food. - Amy Poehler
A great many people mistake opinions for thought. - Herbert V. Prochnow
Man is supposed to be the maker of his destiny. It is only partly true. He can make his destiny, only in so far as he is allowed by the Great Power. - Mahatma Gandhi
I like stories about supervillains. They teach children that you can accomplish great things even when the whole world is against you. - G.D. Falksen
I wake up every morning thinking about all the great things I am going to accomplish that day, and I go to bed every night thinking about all the even greater things I’m going to have to accomplish tomorrow to make up for the nothing I did today. - John A. Ashley
Yet it isn't the gold that I'm wantingSo much as just finding the gold.It's the great, big, broad land 'way up yonder,It's the forests where silence has lease;It's the beauty that thrills me with wonder,It's the stillness that fills me with peace. - Robert W. Service
Great literature should do some good to the reader: must quicken his perception though dull, and sharpen his discrimination though blunt, and mellow the rawness of his personal opinions. - A.E. Housman
so far as you continue to entertain what makes you unhappy, you shall always dance to the tune of what will make you unhappy. A mindset change can cause a great change. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The sacred souls with humility, seek knowledge from the Great Spirit. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If someone tells you you're not beautiful, turn around and walk away so they canhave a great view of your fabulous ass. - Miley Cyrus
The first and great commandment is: Don't let them scare you. - Elmer Davis
Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has sunk into the dust the great name still lives.
On Major Depression, quoted by the great of Sophie's Choice & Darkness Visible:From Darkness Visible, "It is a positive and active anguish, a sort of psychical neuralgia, wholly unknown to normal life. - William Styron
Nature has a great simplicity and therefore a great beauty. - Richard Feynman
Atheism is aristocratic; the idea of a great Being that watches over oppressed innocence and punishes triumphant crime is altogether popular. - Maximilien Robespierre
Great minds believe they will succeed.Average minds doubt they can succeed.Small minds don't even try to succeed. - Matshona Dhliwayo
It’s a bizarre act of self-mutilation to say that ‘I don’t get on with science fiction and fantasy, therefore I’m never going to read any’. What a shame. All those great books that you’re cutting yourself off from. - David Mitchell
We are given a great power, we should capable enough to handle it and use it fair and square. - Rhealyn
A great mentor is full of understanding, trust, respect and willing to help his/her mentees to reach the right direction in life. - Euginia Herlihy
Poor or rich, black or white, quiet or naughty, mentally defective or sharp-witted, thin or fat, all children are great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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