Quotation Explorer - 'Great'

Handle the little things well; for they become the great things. - Flo Falayi
Greatest companion is found in reading great books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The greater the destiny, the greater obstacles you’ll have to overcome. No great destiny comes without great challenges and sacrifices. - Jeanette Coron
Pursue your dreams with great passion. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
A really great man is known by three signs... generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success. - Otto von Bismarck
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
A bit of adviceGiven to a young Native AmericanAt the time of his initiation:As you go the way of life,You will see a great chasm. Jump.It is not as wide as you think. - Joseph Campbell
Freedom is the great organizing principle of a life lived in a truly human way. - George Weigel
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 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
Lost in a book is a great place to be found. - Shannon Taylor Hodnett
To hear how great your friends think you are: fake your death, or, get married. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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
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
You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them. - Michael Jordan
The distance you walk on water depends on how great your faith is. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
I have a great mind to believe in Christianity for the mere pleasure of fancying I may be damned. - George Gordon Byron
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. - Charles de Gaulle
challenges; the great wall between those who stand and those who fall - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Nothing is there when you're not here.So love yourself and take great care. - Debasish Mridha
Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion. - Martha Graham
I am in great mood. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes. - Benjamin Disraeli
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
...and here is a bed of roses for the great king now beyond us and our petty little world. - Michelle Shen
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
But there was another class of people, the real people. To this class they all belonged, and in it the great thing was to be elegant, generous, plucky, gay, to abandon oneself without a blush to every passion, and to laugh at everything else. - Leo Tolstoy
Ignorance of certain subjects is a great part of wisdom. - Hugo De Groot
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
Great is the glory of God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
It's all overrated, man. Sex is only a great thing if you're not getting any. - Charles Bukowski
The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victims to a great lie than to a small one. - Adolf Hitler
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
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
With great vision, strong determination, and persistent action, everyone is capable of achieving greatness. - Debasish Mridha
There are great roads, beautiful bridges, lovely parks, gorgeous gardens and wonderful buildings in a big city. But there is something missing, something very important: The spirit of nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I'm a romantic and I kinda believed in this fairy tale. And in some ways I think that's always been to my advantage, because like if you can believe in something great, I feel like you can achieve something great. - Katy Perry
Take me to unexplored paradise & one of your best islands, I want to cross the pacific ocean and make a great memory. Let's go to the eastern coast of the Philippines where the waves meet the sky. You know where it is! - El Fuego
You don't get great art by playing it safe. - Stewart Stafford
Those who are fond of settling things to rights have no great objection to seeing them wrong. - William Hazlitt
Education delivered by a strict councellor, and recieved with great pains would never brighten the future of any student. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Meditation, prayer and positive thinking are a great combination for making your mind your best friend. - Rishika Sharma
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
A great writer reveals the truth even when he or she does not wish to. - Tom Bissell
The light of a great man shines for generations to come. - Auliq-Ice
Great things are done by a seris of small things brought together. - Vincent Van Gogh
Believe is the gateway to great treasures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It is a great thing to start life with a small number of really good books which are your very own. - Arthur Conan Doyle
To a great mind , nothing is little - Sherlock Holmes
Great achievers are great thinkers and great thinkers, are great achievers. - Auliq-Ice
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
Yeah, yeah, whatever. I have great taste in music, we can listen to Justin Bieber and Black Eyed Peas and Nickelback all day long! - salifiable
Great God of wonders:God has always acted in my point of need. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great would not think themselves demigods if the little did not worship them. - Pierre-Claude-Victor Boiste
It was like something lurking in the darkness within him...There is remained in the darkness, the great pain, tearing him at times, and then being silent. - D.H. Lawrence
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
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
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
Great minds with great ideas usually share in the midst of their persecution - Jeremy Aldana
Great words, arranged with cunning and artistry, could change the perceived world for some readers - Pat Conroy
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
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
For reasons no one has yet explained, the Internet is at once riveting and a great killer of concentration. - Joseph Epstein
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
To be great at anything that you do, you have to love it! but also give it your all.. - Alcurtis Turner
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached. - Simone Weil
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.
Machines take me by surprise with great frequency. - Alan Turing
Believe there is a great power silently working all things for good, behave yourself and never mind the rest. - Beatrix Potter
Make nature your best teacher. With great love, learn from her the lessons of life. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
If you train a dog it will follow you but if you train yourself you will be Great. - Mike Desert
It is not the difficulty of achieving greatness that stops us but the fear of being great. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
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
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
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
The great artists of the world are never Puritans, and seldom even ordinarily respectable. - H.L. Mencken
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
History narrates stories about great men from the past,write your story now and make history - Mohammed Sekouty
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
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
Discipline is a kind of divine hand for the mankind on the matter of achieving great successes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Great habits improve performance and brings great success. - Debasish Mridha
Then Martine said: "So yuo will be poor now all your life, Babette?"Poor?" said Babette. She smiled as if to herself. "No, I shall never be poor. I told you that I am a great artist. A great artist, Mesdames, is never poor.We have something, Mesdames, of which other people know nothing. - Karen Blixen
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
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
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. - Mark Twain
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
Desire for security keeps littleness little and threatens the great with smallness.
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
Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it.
With a humble heart, great grace abound. - Lailah Gifty Akita
All great literature is one of two stories; a man goes on a journey or a stranger comes to town. - Leo Tolstoy
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
Most people will be a great success if they focus on doing what is important and not what is urgent or pleasant. - Debasish Mridha
There are trivial truths and there are great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true. - Niels Bohr
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
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
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
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together. - Petrarch
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
What we do today means a great deal, though it may mean nothing tomorrow. - Marty Rubin
There is no great genius without some touch of madness. - Seneca
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
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
I was kind of excited to go to jail for the first time and I learnt some great dialogue. - Quentin Tarantino
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. - Confucius
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.
A great magician is as divine as God and his stage is as majestic as the paradise. - Amit Kalantri
No great manager or leader ever fell from heaven, its learned not inherited. - Tom Northup
The adversaries main goal is to confuse & discourage the great. - Auliq-Ice
Children are great observers. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
A great magician is not more magical than other magicians; he is just more magical in his presentation. - Amit Kalantri
Death is a great tyrant;no one can overthrow him.Life is a priceless ruby;no one can afford it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We’re halfway through another great time of the year. You should start to make little improvements to your lifestyle and thinking, your late. Start making a change now. - Auliq Ice
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
The Jews are the scum of the earth, but they are also great masters in lying. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Some books sold because they are (said to be) great. Some are (said to be) great because they sold. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
One does not become a great swimmer by swimming in shallow waters. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
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
If there are no great teachers, how can we expect a great future? - Debasish Mridha
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
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
Take hold lightly; let go lightly. This is one of the great secrets of felicity in love. - Spanish Proverb
I've imagined great victories, and I've imagined great races. The races are better.
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
Great habits sharpen our thoughts and make us great. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
With no matter what human being, taken individually, I always find reasons for concluding that sorrow and misfortune do not suit him; either because he seems too mediocre for anything so great, or, on the contrary, too precious to be destroyed. - Simone Weil
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
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
Great souls by instinct to each other turn, demand alliance, and in friendship burn. - Elizabeth George
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
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
Little faith sees God's hand in great things. Established faith sees God's hand in little things. - Ralph Bouma
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
the sever pain and the great trials we go through teach us the real essence of great joy - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
When your shoulds finally become musts, that's when you will achieve great change in your life. - Lorri Faye
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
If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. It's the hard that makes it great. - Tom Hanks
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
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
To have self confidence is great, but to maintain self confidence is even greater - G.S. Alag
People are such great mysteries. Just when we think we have understood them, a wonderful new aspect shows in them. - Eucharista Ward
Emptiness is not a great loss. It creates a great opportunity to fill yourself again and again with great love. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way - Martin Luther King Jr.
If you follow the pescribed way of how people want you to be, then it will be of great relieve if you commit suicide than to be dragged along like a donkey. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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
There are many going afar to marvel at the heights of mountains, the mighty waves of the sea, the long courses of great rivers, the vastness of the ocean, the movements of the stars, yet they leave themselves unnoticed! - Augustine of Hippo
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
I long to embrace, to include in my own short life, all that is accessible to man. I long to speak, to read, to wield a hammer in a great factory, to keep watch at sea, to plow. I want to be walking along the Nevsky Prospect, or in the open fields, or on the ocean wherever my imagination ranges. - Anton Chekhov
Nothing is more important than a great idea that influenced thedevelopment of civilization. - Eraldo Banovac
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.
Do you know great people are continually quoted while the average always misquote great people? - Onyi Anyado
Nothing great is ever achieved without much enduring. - Catherine of Siena
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
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
The first and great commandment is: Don't let them scare you. - Elmer Davis
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
Writing is a great way of talking with an endless audience for never-ending time. - Debasish Mridha
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
The key to being a great agent is treating everyone like a celebrity and treating a celebrity like everyone else. - Michael Houbrick
Making others better is a core value of a great life. - Todd Stocker
Life doesn’t always go our way. But one thing we know and can stand upon. Jesus has burst open the gates of LIFE. So we look ahead with great joy. The Story of God is one of hope, promise and life eternal. - Anusha Atukorala
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
Every pursuit is great when greatly pursued. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
We become great, not by changing the world, but by loving the world and changing ourselves. - Debasish Mridha
I've had great success being a total idiot. - Jerry Lewis
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 great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. - William James
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
Great imaginations are the breeding ground for great accomplishments!Great imaginations are like horses, they need guidance and proper nurturing, only then do they offer the world of adventure they promise. - Marilynn Dawson
Set your mind on beauty, love, and virtue. You will be blessed, great, pure, and true. - Debasish Mridha
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
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.
TODAY IS A GREAT DAY TO MAKE ART. - M. Kirin
What other people think is important to them. What you think has great importance to you. - Debasish Mridha
Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them. - Washington Irving
All great truths begin as blasphemies. - George Bernard Shaw
My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people, who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company. - Jane Austen
Where there is great love, there are always happiness and joy. - Debasish Mridha
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
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass any object however great.
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
Triumphing over great difficulties can lead to great happiness. - Stephen Richards
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.
Do it with great love or forget it. - Debasish Mridha
Books they’re kind of a compulsion for me. To find a great bookstore is a great thing. - Philip Seymour Hoffman
Knee-jerk liberals and all the certified saints of sanctified humanism are quick to condemn this great and much-maligned Transylvanian statesman.
Women are great. But I didn't take up acting so I could kiss a girl.
The great secret about goals and visions is not the future they describe but the change in the present they engender. - David Allen
The Lord is my rock, shield and great defender. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you knew how great is a mother's love, you would have no fear. - J.M. Barrie
Men, in general, are but great children.
We are given a great power, we should capable enough to handle it and use it fair and square. - Rhealyn
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
...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
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 who has great faith has great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
All great discoveries are made by men whose feelings run ahead of their thinking. - C. H. Parkhurst
In time, all great masterpieces turn into shameless creatures who laugh at their creators. - Erol Ozan
Don't try to do great thing, but don't forget to do small things with great care and great love. - Debasish Mridha
Don't be so humble - you are not that great. - Golda Meir
I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. Its a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving. - Craig Ferguson
If it's glorious to fail in great attempts, then #gloriousfail should definitely be a thing. - Brandon David Hastings
Any good business person applies financial discipline to everything they do. The movie business is and should be no different; I don't believe you have to sacrifice creativity to have business success. To the contrary, great art requires discipline. - Paula Wagner
They never fail who die in a great cause. - George Gordon Byron
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
A great poet can give wings to abstract thoughts that touch a reader’s mind with the ecstasy of joy. - Debasish Mridha
There is nothing more fascinating than the fusion between power and mystery in our great, little treasure: the human brain. - Hajar Charkaoui
I have great respect for the Syrian people, as I do for the rest of the Middle East. - Steven Magee
Trust in humanity, she is only in her infancy, she will grow to be great and trustworthy. - Debasish Mridha
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
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater. - William Hazlitt
Mistakes are a great educator when one is honest enough to admit them and willing to learn from them
There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don't care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause. - George Matthew Adams
The Holy Spirit gives power for the fulfillment of the Great Commission. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Life is a great lesson so learn it to be great. - Debasish Mridha
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
No man is a great man if he used violence to achieve his goals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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
Artists and intellectuals are not he same animal. This causes a great deal of confusion. Our schools teach educate us intellectually but not artistically. We learn to deconstruct art, not construct it. - Julia Cameron
You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting so... Get on your way! - Dr. Seuss
Great artists need great clients. - I. M. Pei
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
we have an opportunity to do great thing in this world. - Jordan Hoechlin
Be kind! Give small things with great love. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
I am grateful for all the chances I took which lead to a great paths. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great faith equals great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There exists a sacred strength for every great accomplishment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. - Friedrich Nietzsche
The sweet and the sour: this is what makes great art. - Ward Jenkins
Feeling sick, sad? Call on the Great Physician. You don't need an appointment; He will see you right away! - Evinda Lepins
Every great soul nurtures strong positive mental power. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Placing religious beliefs above law is a great recipe for destruction of entire human race. - Ketan Waghmare
THE DISAPPOINTED MAN SPEAKS.--I sought great human beings, I never found anything but the APES of their ideal. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Vision, even for a dragon, is woefully unreliable. What you can see with great clarity may not be real; what you cannot see may be the ultimate reality. - T.A. Barron
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
Cross-country skiing is great if you live in a small country. - Steven Wright
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
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
That's the great thing about being in the third grade. If you've got one polysyllabic adjective, everyone thinks you're a genius.
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
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language. - Martin Buber
I love being married. It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life. - Rita Rudner
Nothing great was ever acheived without enthusiasm.
There is no great genius free from some tincture of madness. - Seneca
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
You are great in Christ and you are powerful beyond measure! - Deaquelynn Williams
I think writers are the most narcissistic people. Well, I musn't say this, I like many of them, a great many of my friends are writers. - Sylvia Plath
Persistence is the source of great strength. - Debasish Mridha
Each time, before you intercede, be quiet first, and worship God in His glory. Think of what He can do, and how He delights to hear the prayers of His redeemed people. Think of your place and privilege in Christ, and expect great things! - Andrew Murray
Step with care and great tact And remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act Just never forget to be dexterous and deft And never mix up your right foot with your left. - Dr. Seuss
Beauty is a form of genius--is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in the world like sunlight, or springtime, or the reflection in dark water of that silver shell we call the moon. - Oscar Wilde
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.
When our passion for the Great Commission, becomes our search for the Great Politician, we know we're lost. - Wes Moore
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 death of a great man demands the birth of a great son - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The impact of music is so great that you'll leave your book and start dancing. - Michael Bassey Johnson
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
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
Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast. - William Shakespeare
Great necessities call forth great leaders. - Abigail Adams
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
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom. - Albert Einstein
Focus is the ability to say no to the GOOD so you can fulfill the yes you said to the GREAT. - Orrin Woodward
The genius of a great magician is as impressive as the genius of a great scientist. - Amit Kalantri
Great men are made in the crucible of experiences - Osho Samuel Adetunji
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
Great ideas doesn't need approvals, they need application. - Amit Kalantri
I was just sitting and just realised how much she loved meThe least I should have done was fight for her, for our winThis is a great mistake about love but I have learnt from itHeart break sucks but it eventually gives you much to eat - D WordSmith
Life is a great big canvas; throw all tje paint you can at it. - Danny Kaye
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
A bad neighbor is a misfortune, as much as a good one is a great blessing. - Hesiod
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
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 more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life. - Roy Bennett
When you are on a great mission, look simple;think and act complexly - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Honesty is one of the key elements to a great relationship. If you cannot be honest with your partner, stay single. - Kemi Sogunle
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
Great leaders do not fear challenges, because challenges don't break leaders but sharpens them. - Gugu Mona
I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter. - Sir Winston Churchill
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
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
...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
I can name the newscaster on The Simpsons, but I can't name my own congressman. And that's what makes America great.
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
To have abundance, appreciate what you have with great love and share your possessions with joy. - Debasish Mridha
It is fatal to suppose the great writer was too wise or too profound for us ever to understand him; to think of art so is not to praise but to murder it, for the next step after that tribute will be neglect of the masterpiece. - John Erskine
Your own thoughts serves as the magnet which attracts units of life from the great ocean of life out there. - Adedayo Olabamiji
A great life evolves with gratitude. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand. - Plato
Everyone is as God has made him, and oftentimes a great deal worse. - Miguel de Cervantes
The credit Union movement..It is a great movement, worthy of great deeds, deserving of great loyalty.
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
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
Spring season is a sacred season of great strength. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
Every book is a great action and every great action is a book! - Martin Luther
Remember darlings when your enemies are great God is greater. - Coleen Innis
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
With or without God, good decisions can be made; But only with God will great decisions be made. - Damon Thueson
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen. - Benjamin Disraeli
It wasn't until I was 37 that I grasped the great truth that you've got to write your own books and nobody else's, and then everything followed from there. - William Golding
A great failure in life: not appreciating what others have to give. - 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
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
Giving is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You will achieve great success when you find happiness. - Debasish Mridha
Great mysteries inhabit the threshold of my being. - Fernando Pessoa
May your walls know joy; May every room hold laughter and every window open to great possibility. - Maryanne Radmacher-Hershey
A great hope fellYou heard no noiseThe ruin was within. - Emily Dickinson
Follow your passion.It will lead you to great places. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it. - William James
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
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
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
Great treasures bring out great greed in the hearts of men and great greed has been the downfall of many nations. - from "Opoponax Dreams - Genieve Dawkins
God sovereignly controls every detail of your life, which should be a great comfort to you. - Jim George
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
Peace is a new father Searching for a jobWith courage and vigorWith a smile and rigorBut with a great need for money. - Debasish Mridha
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care. - Sir Philip Sidney
Fiction writing is great. You can make up almost anything.
Writing is an affair of yearning for great voyages and hauling on frayed ropes. - Israel Shenker
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
Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree. - Ezra Pound
For a great life a road map of life is more important than the journey itself. - Debasish Mridha
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
Among the great struggles of man-good/evil, reason/unreason, etc.-there is also this mighty conflict between the fantasy of Home and the fantasy of Away, the dream of roots and the mirage of the journey. - Salman Rushdie
You can only become great at that thing you're willing to sacrifice for. - Maya Angelou
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
Doing good makes you great. Bad things take away from good ones. Practicing Netiquette is all good. NetworkEtiquette.net - David Chiles
A culture is only as great as its dreams, and its dreams are dreamed by artists. - L. Ron Hubbard
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
It feels great to read but greater to write. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
When life is tough, use Cosmic Ordering. When life is great, use Cosmic Ordering. - Stephen Richards
A great woman has three identities: a lovely daughter, a passionate lover, and a kind mother. - Debasish Mridha
A great teacher plants the seeds of greatness in the minds of future generations. - Debasish Mridha
Courage is instinct, and heroes are born in the moment. Trust yourself to be great, I do! - D.C. Akers
Government is the great fiction through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
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
To be a great success, you must do two things without fear: love and share. - 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
I believe that only poetry counts ... A great novelist is first of all a great poet. - François Mauriac
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
Great compassion makes a peaceful heart. A peaceful heart makes a peaceful person. A peaceful person makes a peaceful family. A peaceful family makes a peaceful community. A peaceful community makes a peaceful nation. A peaceful nation makes a peaceful world. - Maha Ghosananda
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self
Good and great are seldom in the same man. - Winston S. Churchill
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
Great truths can only be forgotten and can never be falsified. - G.K. Chesterton
When you allow God to be manifested through you, you will experience a great joy. - Sunday Adelaja
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
Great books live longer than people.They are gonna bury us all. - Patricia Nedelea
Focus on greatness to be great. - Debasish Mridha
He who despises a poor man’s wisdom has turned away great riches. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
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
Great mentors give great advice. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
Behind every great fortune there is a crime. - Honore de Balzac
Since I will never know what the future holds, I choose to live my life expecting great things - Meena Sarine
the severe pain and the great trials we go through teach us the real essence of great joy - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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
All really great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction. - Marya Mannes
Live daringly with great courage. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The mystery that surrounded how their souls were tied, would certainly make a great read in decades to come, but for the time being though, they had to surrender and observe, as destiny played chess with their lives, eager to prevent them from running away from it. - Pertunia Lehoka
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
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
The great trouble with religion - any religion - is that a religionist, having accepted certain propositions by faith, cannot thereafter judge those propositions by evidence. One may bask at the warm fire of faith or choose to live in the bleak uncertainty of reason - but one cannot have both. - Robert A. Heinlein
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
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils ... - Louis Hector Berlioz
A great snow is the calm death of struggle and the transformative birth of life. - A.D. Posey
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude - Arthur Schopenhauer
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
God gives great treasures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Sorrowful and great is the artist's destiny. - Franz Liszt
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
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
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
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
Small differences in a system of great power can have enormous consequences. [Source: Al Jazeera 'Upfront' interview] - Noam Chomsky
Greatness often demands great sacrifice. - Debasish Mridha
True love propels a person to great feats all without so much as a word. - Joel T. McGrath
Modern invention has been a great leveler. A machine may operate far more quickly than a political or economic measure to abolish privilege and wipe out the distinctions of class or finance. - Ivor Brown
Learning to live on less pride has been a great investment in my future. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
Religion is not a bridge between God and Man; it is the Great Wall of China between them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every great dream has no defined parameters, out of fear we set the limitations. - Wayne Chirisa
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
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
Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man. - Bertrand Russell
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
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
The indifference, callousness, and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in great suffering towards animals, and second because it results in an incalculably great impoverishment of human spirit. - Ashley Montagu
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace. - Robert J. Sawyer
To be a great success get busy with what you like but don't forget to love. - Debasish Mridha
Life is a great novel, discovering your calling is the far better sequel - Carl Henegan
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
I'd rather die fighting over great poets than over gods. - Salman Rushdie
Studying the rule of law won't make a great litigator. It is the act of trying cases in real courtrooms with real plaintiffs and defendants and judges and juries, week after week and year after year that develops lawyers into top trial attorneys. - Marian Deegan
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
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
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
How can a nation be called great if its bread tastes like kleenex? - Julia Child
A man who pays respect to the great paves the way for his own greatness - Chinua Achebe
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
Without enthusiasm nothing great can be effected in art. - Robert Schumann
Writing a novel is like going a great distance to take a small shit. - Harlan Ellison
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
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
When you are beloved and happy, you are a great success. - Debasish Mridha
Humans have been doin’ awful things to each other throughout history. Humanity’s not as great as you make it out to be. I do what needs to be done, and that’s that. We’re about to go to war, Earl. There ain’t no humanity in war. - http sheamagazine.com fiction-afterlife-chapter-24
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
I am not an optimist, but a great believer of hope. - Nelson Mandela
O God, thy sea is so great and my boat is so small. - Old Breton fisherman s prayer
Two great things happened to me. One was that I survived. The other was that I met you, because I knew why - Kamand Kojouri
Life should be great rather than long. - B.R. Ambedkar
Are you satisfied with you? Great! Are not you? Let's start in the mirror... - Da Anunciação Marco
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 do great work one must be very idle as well as very industrious. - Samuel Butler
Finding a great idea is a magical thing and a fantastic job. - Debasish Mridha
Few great men could pass personnel. - Paul Goodman
The love of all people except the French people, is deep in the mind of the great doctors of the French Republic. - Charles Maurras
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal. - Diana Princess of Wales
The power of prayer is priceless. Great things can be accomplished by prayer. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
RAILROAD, n. The chief of many mechanical devices enabling us to get away from where we are to wher we are no better off. For this purpose the railroad is held in highest favor by the optimist, for it permits him to make the transit with great expedition. - Ambrose Bierce
Pay great attention to those who love you, and love those who hate you. - Debasish Mridha
Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance. - Samuel Johnson
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
The male orientation of classical Athens was inseparable from its genius. Athens became great not despite but because of its misogyny. - Camille Paglia
Nothing great is ever accomplished by following standards. - Geoffroy Birtz
A great sense of humor is a great gift! - Diamante Lavendar
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
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
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
If you want to be great, see greatness in others and appreciate it with your whole heart. - Debasish Mridha
Another great contribution to science of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (A) was his Theory of Light. He said that light reflected by different objects comes to us, but only a part of the rays enter our eyes. That is the reason why we do not see distant objects clearly. - Infallible Imam (A) (www.alhassanain.org/english/?com=book&id=721)
Pretend to be great; greatness will embrace you. - 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
Today, in the face of abjection and solitude, his heart said: 'No'. And in the great distress that washed over him, Mersault realised that his rebellion was the only authentic thing in him, and that everything elsewhere was misery and submission". - Albert Camus
I go to seek a Great Perhaps. - François Rabelais
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
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
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
Where there is great love, there are always miracles. - Willa Cather
The great use of a life is to spend for something that outlasts it. - William James
If the great internet connects us all ... then why are so many of us becoming increasingly isolated? - Stephen Richards
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
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
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
Great art is an escape from the agony of why. - Robert A. Kearse
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.
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
Great literature is simply charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree. - Ezra Pound
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men. - Friedrich Nietzsche
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
The one great art is that of making a complete human being of oneself. - G.I. Gurdjieff
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
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge. - Benjamin Disraeli
You must have taken great pains, sir; you could not naturally been so very stupid. - Samuel Johnson
I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning , or destroyed it altogether. - Alfred North Whitehead
With great power comes great dissipation. - Timothy Poston
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
Unless you have great parents or some inspirational teacher from a movie that pushes you to follow your dreams, you can't expect a kid to be smart enough to realize they can do what they want with their life before they've been pushed through the school system into having an average life. - Dan Howell
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
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
You have to be a great lover to be a beloved. - Debasish Mridha
The essential attributes of a great leader are a positive attitude, humility, and gratitude. - Debasish Mridha
Pride does not only come with great responsibility. It is buy one get one free. Great responsibility will require great resourcefulness. - Janna Cachola
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
You may not be a great success when you are too busy with life and forget to love. - Debasish Mridha
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
I am a great soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Those who suffer great adversity and sorrow and go on to serve their fellowmen develop a great capacity to understand others. Like the prophets, they have acquired a higher understanding of the mind and will of Christ. - CARLOS H. AMADO
Death comes to all But great achievements raise a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows old. - George Fabricius
A great piece of music make people to close their eyes but a great magic effect make their eyes wide open. - Amit Kalantri
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
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
We often settle for what's available and what's available isn't always great. You are destined to achieve greatness! - Farshad Asl
The great object of life is sensation- to feel that we exist, even though in pain. - George Gordon Byron
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
Glorify what is great not what is important. - Debasish Mridha
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices. - William James
Before we acquire great power, we must acquire wisdom to use it well. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is! - Anne Frank
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
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
The repetition of small efforts will accomplish more than the occasional use of great talents.
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
A great flame follows a little spark. - Dante Alighieri
The great souls distinguish with two things; their greater needs and their greater agony. - Alireza Salehi Nejad
Live each day with great love, hope and faith. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great are eternally at the mercy of tiny men. And also, tiny madwomen. - Salman Rushdie
The strewn and tangled wreckage that litters our lives is the precious raw material from which great beginnings are forged. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed. - Ansel Adams
Parents need to be lucky to be good in parenting; children have to be lucky to have great parents! - Amit Chatterjee
You can start now and create a great future. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way. - Napoleon Hill
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
It takes a great reader to make a great book. - Orna Ross
Writers are sponges. They absorb life, then squeeze and ring it out onto a page. Sometimes, if they squeeze too hard, they dry up. Not hard enough and they remain saturated, heavy and unpredictable, as they carry around a volume of ideas too great for their capacity. - Sarah Colliver
It is the great privilege of poverty to be happy and yet unenvied, to be healthy with physic, secure without a guard, and to obtain from the bounty of nature what the great and wealthy are compelled to procure by the help of art.
There's no system foolproof enough to defeat a sufficiently great fool. - Edward Teller
Nothing great was ever achieved without a personal sacrifice. You have to pay the price to realize your goals. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated. - Coretta Scott King
No business can be a great success without a great purpose. - Debasish Mridha
The great secret of power is never to will to do more than you can accomplish. - Henrik Ibsen
Before the beginning of great brilliance, there must be chaos. Before a brilliant person begins something great, they must look foolish in the crowd.
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
No sadder proof can be given by man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men. - Thomas Carlyle
Perhaps if we saw what was ahead of us, and glimpsed the follies, and misfortunes that would befall us later on, we would all stay in our mother's wombs, and then there would be nobody in the world but a great number of very fat, very irritated women. - Lemony Snicket
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
Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases.
Live for great hope and the beauty of dreams. - Debasish Mridha
What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Whatever we do, we must not treat the Great Commission like it's the Great Suggestion. - Charles R. Swindoll
It needs a very long time to earn a great respect but it just needs a few second to spoil all respect... - Shehryar
Offended vanity is the great separator in social life.
It makes a great difference in the force of a sentence, whether a man be behind it or no. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If there was any great lesson in life it was this: No battle was ever won with silence. - Shannon L. Alder
Work saves us from three great evils: boredom, vice and need. - Voltaire
New York now leads the world's great cities in the number of people around whom you shouldn's make a sudden move. - David Letterman
Their disappearance from the human family would be no great loss to the world. - Henry Clay
Faith and freedom is great, but it gets nowhere without faith in freedom. - A.E. Samaan
100% commitment is required for any great achievement. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Desire great things in life.Expect great things in life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The only deadly disease I have seen that is causing great harm and massacre latently yet the world has ignored is ignorance! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing. - Enrique Jardiel Poncela
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy. - Meryl Streep
Great part of being a grownup, you never have to do anything. - Peter Blake
The heart pointed to the brain and said with great disdain, Those who live their lives in here live the lives most full of fear. - Ryan Lilly
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
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
I was wedded to all the stars of the sky.There was not a single star left, and I married every one of them with great spiritual pleasure. Then I married the moon. - Ibn Arabi
All the great feelings like goodness, love or compassion eliminate the gravity and thus the wingless man rises like a bird. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Statements of ordinary people are ignored like poor freebies, statements of great people are accepted like profound philosophy. - Amit Kalantri
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
America's health care system is second only to Japan, Canada, Sweden, Great Britain, well ... all of Europe. But you can thank your lucky starts we don't live in Paraguay! - Matt Groening
Great beauty, great strength, and great riches are really and truly of no great use; a right heart exceeds all - Benjamin Franklin
Lawyers spend a great deal of their time shoveling smoke. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Even the great get greater by doing more of it. - Colleen Wainwright
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
To brighten your vision, look at the positive side of life with great love. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
Each day is a new opportunity. I chose to make this day a great one. - Louise L. Hay
Through tattered clothes great vices do appear; Robes and furred gowns hide all. - William Shakespeare
It takes a great man to be a good listener. - Calvin Coolidge
Water wrestles great opponents,but has no hands,and tramples great rivals,but has no feet.It slips through our fingers,but can swallow entire towns.Wind also slips through our fingers,but can swallow entire cities. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The great idea is the one that is either saleable or is worthy of imitation. - Amit Kalantri
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
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
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
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
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.
Where would this country be without this great land of ours? - Ronald Reagan
When I looked at myself through the prism of awareness, great tears came as I connected with how this wounded child felt. - David W. Earle
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
Painting is a great outlet for those inner emotions you cannot get out any other way. - Carol Brearley
Money is a great servant but a bad master. - Francis Bacon
It's hard to be humble when you're as great as I am. - Muhammad Ali
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 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
What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity - intellect and resources - to do some thing about them. - Henry Ford II
Your pride for your country should not come after your country becomes great; your country becomes great because of your pride in it. - Idowu Koyenikan
Count your blessings and be grateful not a great fool. - Habeeb Akande
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.
Every great leader can take you back to a defining moment when they decided to lead - John Paul Warren
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
Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong.
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for. - Homer
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
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
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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
Those who believe that where great personages are concerned new favors cause old injuries to be forgotten deceive themselves. - Niccolò Machiavelli
wisdom is great, but sometimes, those who think they are wiser than others can become the otherwise - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations. - Charles Dickens
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.
Great books make great being. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
The state is the great ficticious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.
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
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
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
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
Friendship is as great as a True FriendAnd a True Friend is as great as Friendship. - Sharvani Akula
There is no better revenge than a great success. - Debasish Mridha
Value them; they are pearls of great price - Kristin Cast
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. - Herbert Spencer
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
Great men's errors are to be venerated as more fruitful than little men's truths. - Friedrich Nietzsche
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 problem with social media is that it's great for your ego, but terrible for your sanity. - Andrena Sawyer
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create. - Maria Montessori
Stephen King is a great and incredible character. - Deyth Banger
Last night, I spoke to God.I told Him my plans. He started to cry.I thought I was great to move The Greatest to tears.He said that He was crying only becausemy plans were very differentthan His plans for me. - Kamand Kojouri
Books are lighthouses erected in the great sea of time. - Edwin Percy Whipple
Maybe the gift of any great person is the power to converse with our own hearts.
Life can only be live with great courage. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The Great Commission is a devotion to study of Scriptures, preaching and teaching of the gospel of salvation. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Scandal is great entertainment because it allows people to feel contempt, a moral emotion that gives feeling of moral superiority while asking nothing in return. - Jonathan Haidt
In our time no one has the conception of what is great. It is up to me to show them. - Napoléon Bonaparte
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
The truest mark of being born with great qualities, is being born without envy. - Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great, you can be that generation - Nelson Mandela
If your aims are lofty, your achievements are bound to be great. - Radhe Maa
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.
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
But no sooner had morning broken than he took hold of his whip and ceremoniously stepped out to address his slaves. Each blow was liberating, it was like unshaking proof of the great lie of God’s existence. - Juhani Peltonen
One of the hallmarks of great men is that they never make us conscious of their presence, instead they dwelve into our unconscious state and transform into conscious being! - Ramana Pemmaraju
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
Why do all great men, live not long enough, to see their greatness? - Borgohain J.
To be a great success detect the problem, find the solutions, never complain, but never forget to compliment someone. - Debasish Mridha
Persist with great passion and fulfill your great dreams. - Lailah Gifty Akita
To steal and copy my messages, given by Babajiis a Testimony of A Great Raper. - Petra Hermans
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
Give me a life time by the fire, with a book in my hand, nothing more and I will tell you a great story. - Evelyn L. Colon
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
With grace and gratitude, great life evolves. - Lailah Gifty Akita
My father told me that it is only a mad man that keeps bushy hairs. I asked him, "what about the great men with bushy hairs?". He replied, "education had made them mad, so study to be wise and sane. - Michael Bassey Johnson
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
Sometimes, somehow...I feel that ocean contains tears of mother earth,that mourns over terrible great sin done by men. - Toba Beta
The best way to achieve great success is to learn from wise people. Use them extensively with love, gratitude, and humility. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
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.
It is wonderful to be here in the great state of Chicago. - Dan Quayle
To display the greatest powers, unless they are applied to great purposes, makes nothing for the character of greatness. - William Hazlitt
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
Thinking is a great joy for a good writer and a great torture for the bad one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Oh no, real life is escape. The great terrors, the horrors--we hope--of your life come from reading fiction. - Orson Scott Card
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
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
How could you be a Great Man if history brought you no Great Events, or brought you to them at the wrong time, too young, too old? - Lois McMaster Bujold
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
Only people who are capable of loving strongly can also suffer great sorrow, but this same necessity of loving serves to counteract their grief and heals them. - Leo Tolstoy
Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. The river was cut by the world's great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time. On some of the rocks are timeless raindrops. Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs. I am haunted by waters. - Norman Maclean
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
Nothing can compare to the feeling evoked by turning the page in a great book. - Aneta Cruz
Give yourself to a great cause, not only your possessions. - Debasish Mridha
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
All rising to a great place is by a winding stair. - Francis Bacon
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
Because of racism, he can't govern effectively' is not a great argument for re-election. - James Taranto
To hate a man because he was born in another country, because he speaks a different language, or because he takes a different view of this subject or that, is a great folly. Desist, I implore you, for we are all equally human...Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity.
Atheism is aristocratic; the idea of a great Being that watches over oppressed innocence and punishes triumphant crime is altogether popular. - Maximilien Robespierre
Anyway, it's a good thing we're human. We design business spreadsheets, paint programs, and word processing equipment. So that tells you where we're at as a species. What is the search for the next great compelling application but a search for the human identity? - Douglas Coupland
Most great products have been made over the dead bodies of experts. - David Brown
I'm an atheist, and I don't have any belief in an afterlife. You could say that I'm resigned to the fact that this wonderful life that we get here is it. And having hit 60, it's a good time to get resigned to these things and not be too nervous or upset - and enjoy what great times one can have. - David Gilmour
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
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 believe language is infinitely malleable, a live being in our hands, which deserves our great respect and curiosity - Brian Kiteley
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
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
A popular Harvard business professor urged his students to read the obituaries in the New York Times before they read anything else, in order to learn from the lives of great men. - Georges F. Doriot
Small communities grow great through harmony, great ones fall to pieces through discord. - Sallust
One of the great constants in life is change. - Heracleitus
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
For a nation to be truly great, she must first identify her national values, enumerate her virtues and formulate her value system. But the most tasking of all these is to develop a culture in her people, that will best represent the proclaimed value systems of the nation. - Sunday Adelaja
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up. - Albert Schweitzer
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
However brilliant an action, it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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
only if we act greatly in meeting our responsibilities abroad will we remain a great nation, and only if we remain a great nation will we act greatly in meeting our challenges at home - Richard M. Nixon
California is a great place to live if you're an orange. - Fred Allen
If you complain about small calamities, Allah will give you great calamities. - Anonymous
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
God takes great joy in the passionate romantic love between a husband and wife. - Jim George
Great nations leave great ruins, great men leave great memories - Habyarimana Bangambiki
Great partnerships should benefit us all - Marcel Fuursted
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
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
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
Power is the great aphrodisiac. - Henry Kissinger
...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
The great mentor is master builder of great students. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
Every great movement needs an agitator. Every leader of spiritual ideals need a John the Baptist. - William Allen White
Healthy curiosity is a great key in innovation. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
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
It’s great to be here. - A.D. Posey
No great leader in history fought to prevent change.
Good authors worry about genres great authors don't. - Frank X. Gaspar
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
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
A King (as such) is not a great man. He has great power, but it is not his own. - William Hazlitt
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
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
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
The reading of great books awaken and brightens the light of my soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Individualistic people die on the great curves - saqib abraham
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
Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness. - George Jean Nathan
Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit. - W. Clement Stone
The great masterpiece of Dada was the idea of having fun. - Marty Rubin
We look at mountains and call them eternal, and so they seem... but in the course of time, mountains rise and fall, rivers change their courses, stars fall from the sky, and great cities sink beneath the sea. Even gods die, we think. Everything changes. - George R.R. Martin
Sometimes it takes great suffering to pierce the soul and open it up to greatness - Jocelyn Murray
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand. - Lewis Thomas
A small temptation can stop a great glory and turn great joy into a great sorrow - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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
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
No matter how great your wealth of knowledge may be, it is still insufficient - Sunday Adelaja
Am not great, but being the story of every whisper is just the greatest. - Ahmed Farrag
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
Truly great madness can not be achieved without significant intelligence. - Henrik Tikkanen
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
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
To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan but also believe. - Anatole France
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
It is one of the great secrets of life that those things which are most worth doing, we do for others. - Lewis Carroll
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
Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you. - Harold Bloom
The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
The great man is he that does not lose his child's heart.
Don't be humble, you're not that great. - Golda Meir
every end should be followed by great new beginning - cG9sYXJhZGl0aWE=
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
Wisdom is the adobe of a great mind. - Debasish Mridha
People don't want words, as seductive, pleasant and warming as they can be. People want to see that they're worth some sacrifice or some great deed. And it's not that people are always worth it, it's that love is. - Donna Lynn Hope
To misuse wealth is a great fault. - Dada Bhagwan
With great humility brings great grace. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
If you read, you will have great wisdom for great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with the struggle of existence. - Otto von Bismarck
Mary Fisher lives in a High Tower, on the edge of the sea: she writes a great deal about the nature of love. She tells lies. - Faye Weldon
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
To climb great mountains you need feet of faith. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We labor under the great delusion that we are in control. Silly humans. - Toni Sorenson
Most often simplicity defines the true beauty of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong but all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists. - Thomas L. Friedman
Folly, like its consequences, is dreadful.Wisdom, like its rewards, is great. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I believe great things are ahead for each of us. Now we just have to go ahead and create them. - Tom Althouse
Skill is the bridge between success and great success. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
Four great adventures; read, learn, write and travel. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Your healing begins with a step of faith in the Great Physician, Jesus Christ. - Hector Perez
Love feels like a great misfortune, a monstrous parasite, a permanent state of emergency that ruins all small pleasures. - Slavoj Žižek
Being happy is a great science. If you are not happy, do not be confused. Happiness is hard to achieve. - Petar Dunov
It was cold, dark & lonely in the great cathedral-like chambers, with only coffins and corpses for company. - Billie-Jo Williams
You need two things to write a great book: imagination and inclination. Without one, your book will be boring; without the other, your book won't get finished at all. - Ellie Firestone
He who is full of joy is full of great riches;he who is full of love is full of endless riches. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
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
We are like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they, and things at a great distance, not by virtue of any sight on our part, or any physical distinction, but because we are carried high and raised up by their giant size.
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 a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
All these moments of sadness, of discomfort, of pain shall pass. The suffering you experience today will make you stronger for your tomorrows to come. You will be better. You will be Great . You will be happy and well and a success. You will finally touch the heavens that you aspired to - Levon Peter Poe
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
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." - Paxton Hood
Today is a great day of inspiration and gaining strength to move forward with determination and purpose. - Lee Pryke
Meditation is a great tool which can be used to create harmony between the inner subconscious world and the outer chaotic world. - Debasish Mridha
Courage is winning small battles with great honor. - Nathan S. Colestock
One of great arts of communication is the skill of listening to people - Sunday Adelaja
Beneath the rule of men entirely great, The pen is mightier than the sword. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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
I wonder how you will feel if I hug you with great love and care - Debasish Mridha
If you want to do something great, remember someone out there trying already to get that, I want you to be that some one. - Sivaprakash Sidhu
The thought of suicide is a great consolation: by means of it one gets through many a dark night. - Friedrich Nietzsche
If your Life is full of Sorrow, then beg, steal, or borrow ENTHUSIASM from a great soul to make your Life whole. - - RVM
IRRELIGION, n. The principal one of the great faiths of the world. - Ambrose Bierce
To achieve a great success, you must first have yourself behind yourself as your greatest supporter! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A great life begins with a great thought. - Toni Sorenson
It will be a great day in this world when nobody wants anything because everyone has given and there is nothing left to take. - Anthony Labson
Even in the middle of a hopeless darkness a light may suddenly reach you; keep your hope tightly and this great hope of yours will strongly attract the light onto you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Unity is a great thing and a great slogan. But what the workers’ cause needs is the unity of Marxists, not unity between Marxists, and opponents and distorters of Marxism. - Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
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
Silence is a source of Great Strength. - Lao Tzu
Disgust with dirt can be so great that it prevents us from cleaning ourselves - from "justifying" ourselves. - Friedrich Nietzsche
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
May you great success in all your daring adventures. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls. - Voltaire
Art is, after all, only a trace like a footprint which shows that one has walked bravely and in great happiness. - Robert Henri
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
Your mind contains great capital.Your heart contains extraordinary riches.Your soul contains remarkable treasure.Your life contains marvelous wealth. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
When you do great things, Expect greater things. None of your works are done in vain. You will achieve what you set forth to accomplish! - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
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
Never before have the tools of value creation been so great and the potential artisans so busy watching the Kardashians. - Ryan Lilly
Meeting the other person half way is great, but the profit starts just beyond this point. - R.A.Delmonico
A great obstacle to happiness is the expectation of too great a happiness. - Fontenelle
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
In the time of to Augustine, the conversation in the West mostly had been a Christian reaction to outside ideas. After Augustine, the Great Conversation would be about his ideas for centuries. - John Mark Reynolds
Who is considered a great man is the one who can be the smallest of the small. - Dada Bhagwan
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
Read a lot, write a lot is the great commandment. - Stephen King
The Master said, If your conduct is determined solely by considerations of profit you will arouse great resentment. - Confucius
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
If there be no great love in the beginning, yet heaven may decrease it upon better acquaintance, when we are married and have more occasion to know one another: I hope, upon familiarity will grow more contempt. - William Shakespeare
No man is truly great, who is great only in his life-time. The test of greatness is the page of history. - William Hazlitt
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes. Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them. - Washington Irving
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
The more you create great music, the more it makes you eager to create more and more - sami abouzid
lessons of medicrity, to a great extent, produce students of mediocrity - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
A baby is born with two great assets: love and hope. - Debasish Mridha
Not everybody can be famous but everybody can be great, because greatness is determined by service. - Martin Luther King Jr.
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
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
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 think all great innovations are built on rejections. - Louise Nevelson
Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth! - Bible
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
The more you create great music, the more it makes eager to create more and more - sami abouzid
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
We are continually faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems. - John W. Gardner
A small rock holds back a great wave. - Homer
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
Anyone with a great product to sell should never criticize competing products. Your product should sell on its own merit. Consumers want the best of the best, not the best of a bad situation. - Zack W. Van
There is a very great difference between older and old, the former being desirable and the latter being inevitable. - Michelle Franklin
Start each day as a great adventure. - Debasish Mridha
To be great, practice simplicity and express humility. - Debasish Mridha
Great leadership produces great success. Weak leadership produces failure. - Ellen J. Barrier
Surround yourself with great people; delegate authority; get out of the way - Ronald Reagan
Great artists are great not because of their great sufferings, but because of their joy in creating. - Marty Rubin
A great leader never fears criticism and welcomes them with openness and love as if they are the beauty of the journey. - Debasish Mridha
To be great is not a word but work that makes a word. - Auliq Ice
If we did but know how little some enjoy of the great things that they possess, there would not be much envy in the world.
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
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. - Albert Camus
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
Work enthusiasm.Give your very best in all that you do.It is a great gift to yourself and world. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Great empires are not maintained by timidity. - Tacitus
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
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
A leader is he who has a great vision and can inspire others to go along to pursue it with all great passion. - Debasish Mridha
Great humility brings great grace. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A nation is a detour of nature to arrive at five or six great men- yes, and then to get around them. - Friedrich Nietzsche
I am a great success, not because of what I have, but because, through service, I found enduring happiness. - Debasish Mridha
He is not a great man. None of us are great men. We are just caught in the wave of history. - Dave Malloy
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
ALL things great are wound up with all things little. - L. M. Montgomery
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
loneliness is a great teacher and a master test of character - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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
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
People will listen a great deal more patiently while you explain your mistakes than when you explain your successes.
Custom is the great guide of human life. - David Hume
I can win an argument on any topic, against any opponent. People know this, and steer clear of me at parties. Often, as a sign of their great respect, they don't even invite me. - Dave Barry
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
There is the great lesson of 'Beauty and the Beast,' that a thing must be loved before it is lovable. - G.K. Chesterton
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
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world. - Mahatma Gandhi
I've Learned To Accept that one is never as great or terrible as they are made to feel, and the truth lies somewhere in between. - K.J. Kilton
An Oak tree is a daily reminder that great things often have small beginnings. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To achieve great things, two things are needed: a plan and not quite enough time. - Leonard Bernstein
you don't have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great. - Les Brown
Friends are great and always seem to work by the appropriate will of God.
A good book is enjoyable. A great book sets off a bomb inside of you. - Ned Hepburn
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
In the silence of night, great minds either unite or die - Katja Michael
Skill + hard work = SuccessSkill + hard work + prayer = Great success - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
Grammar and ordinary language are bad guides to metaphysics. A great book might be written showing the influence of syntax on philosophy. - Bertrand Russell
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man. - Euripides
If a rhinoceros were to enter this resteraunt now, there is no denying he would have great power here. But I would be the first to rise and assure him that he had no authority whatever. - G. K. Chesterton
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
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
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
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
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
Could we have entered into the mind of Sir Isaac Newton, and have traced all the steps by which he produced his great works, we might see nothing very extraordinary in the process. - Joseph Priestley
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
The real great man is the man who makes every man feel great. - G.K. Chesterton
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
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
Great men have great discipline. - Habeeb Akande
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
More love, more power.Less love, less power.Great love, great power. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution yet. - Mae West
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. - George Orwell
To talk well and eloquently is a very great art, but that an equally great one is to know the right moment to stop. - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The state is that great fiction by which everyone tries to live at the expense of everyone else. - Frédéric Bastiat
Nothing great happens without a great idea. - Debasish Mridha
When you're taught by great people whose milestone achievements has been noted, you could only expect greatness. - Chidiebere Prosper Agbugba
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them. - Joseph Joubert
With grace and gratitude, great lives evolve. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Everything you do, do with great love.Make it a song of your soul,and beauty of your heart. - Debasish Mridha
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
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! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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
Peace is truth, trust, and harmony. Peace is joy, love, and great care. - Debasish Mridha
A great teacher is the architect of a great future. - Debasish Mridha
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality. - Dante Alighieri
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.
A great city is that which has the greatest men and women. - Walt Whitman
To accomplish great things we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. - Anatole France
great men take and overtake risk tactically - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Poor or rich, black or white, quiet or naughty, mentally defective or sharp-witted, thin or fat, all children are great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is wise to learn from the great sacred-souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great thing about a computer notebook is that no matter how much you stuff into it, it doesn't get bigger or heavier. - Bill Gates
He who has never failed somewhere. . . that man can not be great. - Herman Melville
When you find the way to empower others, you will find that you are a great leader. - Debasish Mridha
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
You don't need great faith to move mountains, you only need to use the poor faith you say you have. - Neil Velez
Give up good to welcome great. - Debasish Mridha
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
As that great philosopher, Mary Poppins, once said, 'A spoonful of sugar makes the feminism go down. - Irene Ziegler
If your vision is great, you become great. - Debasish Mridha
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews. - Katharine Hepburn
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
You become great when you are eager to find and nourish greatness in the hearts of others. - Debasish Mridha
The sacred soul knows the sacred voice of the Great God. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Absence extinguishes small passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out a candle, and blows in a fire.
There are now two great nations in the world, which starting from different points, seem to be advancing toward the same goal: the Russians and the Anglo-Americans...Each seems called by some secret design of Providence one day to hold in its hands the destinies of half the world. - Alexis de Tocqueville
Though sorrow may impede my heart,It is of great love to have known you. - C. Elizabeth
Teaching is not only a profession, but it a is a purpose of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
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
Be not afraid of greatness: some men are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them. - William Shakespeare
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.
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be. - Wayne Gretzky
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
It is great to read. You will discover wisdom. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
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
Great books help you understand and they help you feel understood. - John Green
May God continue to give you much more grace for every great deed. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment. - Baltasar Gracian
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
All the great novels are about obsession and people who are obsessed. - Marty Rubin
To me, comedy is a great occupation because I don't really worry that much about what other people think of me. - Joe Rogan
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
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
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
The history of the world is but the biography of great men. - Thomas Carlyle
A great paradox which should God make us understand, we will weep, laugh, wonder and ponder is the paradox of human ignorance - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The great lie is like a sword that has been thrust into the heart of humankind. - Compton Gage
Embrace today! Embrace the new day! Yesterday is gone forever. Tomorrow is not guaranteed. All we have is now and a great day to look forward to. Today is the day the Lord has made. Rejoice and be glad in it! - DeWayne Owens
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
Bisexuals are really attracted to senior Lib Dems - as they are both a man and a great big pussy. - Frankie Boyle
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
Your equipment DOES NOT affect the quality of your image. The less time and effort you spend worrying about your equipment the more time and effort you can spend creating great images. The right equipment just makes it easier, faster or more convenient for you to get the results you need. - Ken Rockwell
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
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
Read great books and be great. - 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
Pursue great things.You are destiny for greatness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Not the comfort, but the confrontation and hardship, is the teacher of a great life. - Debasish Mridha
I'm proud to have been the son of so great a woman. - Reverend Sidney E. Slaton, Cumberland Presbyterian
The sense of death is most in apprehension; and the poor beetle, that we tread upon, in corporal sufferance feels a pang as great as when a giant dies. - William Shakespeare
A very serious mental disorder is associated with creativity, a disorder that afflicts only the great souls, and its cure is not known, even to the great souls. - Michael Bassey Johnson
What you think can determine what you can achieve! So think big to achieve great things! - Dr. Vivencio Ballano
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
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
With wisdom in your mind,you can perform great deeds.With faith in your heart,you can perform extraordinary deeds.With love in your soul,you can perform remarkable deeds.With God in your life,you can perform supernatural deeds. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Silence is a great companion when words are devoid of meanings. - Nema Al-Araby
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
To reprove small faults within due vehemence, is as absurd as if a man should take a great hammer to kill a fly on his friend's forehead.
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.
Being Friends with you was great but now we will be lovers. - V.Kuotsu
Great leaders do not shift responsibility even if it means acknowledging their own failures. - Gugu Mona
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
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
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
What the great ones do, the less will prattle of - William Shakespeare
Fitness - If it came in a bottle, everybody would have a great body. - Cher
Life's adventures make great reading! - Denise Robbins
With great power, comes a great need to nap. - Nico Di Angelo
Good books makes good life.Great books makes great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Wisdom is a dreadfully wonderful gift,giving you great insight but terrible pain that you learn from. - Royal Cromwell
God has given every man incomparably great power to reach the highest calling in life. - Lailah GiftyAkita
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. - Anatole France
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
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
Think big.Dream great dreams.Take action to realize your dreams. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
I try--without success--to stop finding reasons for vanity in anything. When I happen to manage it nonetheless, I feel that I no longer belong to the mortal gang. I am above everything then, above the gods themselves. Perhaps that is what death is: a sensation of great, of extreme superiority. - Emil Cioran
Happiness is there when you have great imagination and vision, when you take relentless action and love your creation. - Debasish Mridha
He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it, namely, that, in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to attain. - Mark Twain
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
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
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
Saving time is one of the great superpowers you can unlock in the modern era. - J.R. Rim
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
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
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
A great sage is like a tree, he lives just to help others, just to make this world beautiful. - Debasish Mridha
The gift of life is a great grace. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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 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
Human beings who leave behind them no great achievements, but only a series of small kindnesses, have not had wasted lives - Charlotte Gray
Over in Hollywood they almost made a great picture, but they caught it in time. - Wilson Mizner
The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crisis maintain their neutrality. - Dante Alighieri
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
To look at something as though we had never seen it before requires great courage. - Henri Matisse
One mark of a great soldier is that he fight on his own terms or fights not at all. - Sun Tzu
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
A great man is always willing to be little. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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
I’m more than this kinesthetic intelligence of us trapped in this great chain of being that belongs to all of us. - Marieta Maglas- Eschatological Regression
I hope I died honorably. I have a great deal to atone for. - Eler Nersal - Lynda Williams
For [a product] to surprise me, it must be satisfying expectations I didn't know I had. No focus group is going to discover those. Only a great designer can. - Paul Graham
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
You forgive me coz you are great; I'm too bad coz I still love you. - Navnath Godse
Where there is a great deal of free speech there is always a certain amount of foolish speech. - Sir Winston Churchill
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 do build a great experience,clients tell each other about that.World of mouth is very powerful. - ravi chauhan
Great leaders think beyond yesterday, deal with the issues of today and focus on addressing the problems of tomorrow. - Gift Gugu Mona
In great attempts it is glorious even to fail. - Vince Lombardi
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
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
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
Blessed are those who encounter a mystery in their lives because they obtain a big opportunity to live the great joy of solving puzzles! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Great novels are always a little more intelligent than their authors. - Milan Kundera
The rage for railroads is so great that many will be laid in parts where they will not pay. - George Stephenson
Moreover, if great men are the only hope of the Evolutionary Process, they are morally bound to rule over the masses for their own good -- we are all here on earth to help others: what on earth the others are here for, I don't know -- and the masses have no right whatsoever to resist them. - W.H. Auden
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.
Nature herself has never attempted to effect great changes rapidly. - Quintilian
In Russia I went to a great yeshiva, and in America I work in a carnival. - Chaim Potok
Cooking is great, but the meal that has been prepared for you with love is the best. - Stephen Richards
Great wits are sure to madness near allied And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
See everything, overlook a great deal, correct a little. - Pope John XXIII
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
It takes a very great intelligence to breathe logical meaning into meaningless ideas. - Milan Kundera
No poet sings because he must sing. At least no great poet does. A great poet sings because he chooses to sing.
One great function of Bible verses: To keep us from drawing false inferences from other Bible verses. - John Piper
Our land is more valuable than your money. As long as the sun shines and the waters flow, this land will be here to give life to men and animals; therefore, we cannot sell this land. It was put here for us by the Great Spirit and we cannot sell it because it does not belong to us. - Anonymous
Sometimes great achievements arrive much later than we expect, but they arrive, and they are great. - Sira Masetti
Your mind is a powerful tool. Learn how to harness this power and your life will be filled with great things. - Teresa Garcia
All great religions hold the power to enslave & the power to enlighten... - Simon Boylan
Wealth consists not in having great possessions but in having few wants. - Esther de Wall
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
If you make the world a little better, then you have accomplished a great deal. - Unknown
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
there are no great things in life, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to Meet. - Rodney Masemola
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
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
Nil Sine Magno Labore ("Nothing without great effort") --Motto of Brooklyn College - Tony-Paul de Vissage
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
You can’t be a great leader if your heart is not filled with greatness. - Debasish Mridha
A great many people are trying to make peace, but that has already been done. God has not left it for us to do; all we have to do is enter into it. - D.L. Moody
You are not as great or terrible as you think you are. Neither are they. - J.D. Mader
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
the Great Vaccination the vaccination against the stupidity of the intelligentsia. - Álvaro de Campos
Education is a great treasure. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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.
I was not a great communicator, but I communicated great things. - Ronald Reagan
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable means of communication are in the reach of all. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.
Goodness is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
Sex and violence ... are the two great engines of the world. - James Carlos Blake
Suddenly summoned to witness something great and horrendous, we keep fighting not to reduce it to our own smallness. - John Updike
Behind a great success, there was a great failure - Michael Hermanto
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
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
A simple act of kindness could be the source of great happiness. - Debasish Mridha
If the teachings of the early Christians changed Rome and the entire Roman Empire, we can’t point to any great change that the teachings coming from our pulpits today are producing upon our world in general - Sunday Adelaja
I have little patience with scientists who take a board of wood, look for its thinnest part, and drill a great number of holes where drilling is easy. - Albert Einstein
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
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
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
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.
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
We stand at the onset of a great age of adventure—and always shall, so long as we keep doing science. - Timothy Ferris
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.
I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly combat. - Plato
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 sense of commitment builds a hardworking spirit. - Wayne Chirisa
The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.
Awareness is a great neutralizer of negative emotions." Living Beyond the Five Senses - Teresa L. DeCicco, PhD
Sometimes great things are best to unleash. - Steven Cuoco
Three great lessons for my children; love God, love yourself and love your neighbour as yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Men did not love Rome because she was great. She was great because they had loved her. - G.K. Chesterton
On the way home I felt a great and simple sadness. I missed my dad. I missed him very much. - Helen Macdonald
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
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Between the great things we cannot do and the small things we will not do, the danger is that we shall do nothing.
All great change in America begins at the dinner table. - Ronald Reagan
Honesty is the great essential. It exalts the individual citizenship, and, without honesty, no man deserves the confidence of the people in private pursuit or in public office. - Warren G. Harding
Human history is full of great men, great women, individuals, with the will for power - all of them with governesses like her. - Daniel Nayeri
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
There is no beyond, there is only here, the infinitely small, infinitely great and utterly demanding present. - Iris Murdoch
Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. - Sally Koch
All divine power is within you to accomplish great things. - Lailah Gifty Akita
To enjoy a great life, often have a great laugh. - Debasish Mridha
Fiction is a great combination between experience and imagination. - Desi Puspitasari
Know the history of the great ancestors. - Lailah Gifty Akita
‎Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. - G. Randolf
God has unlimited resources for every great work. Are you a willing spirit? - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Art is great fun but it's not important. What's important is to be healthy and love. - Marty Rubin
If we rated greatness by the influence of the great, we will say "Muhammad is the greatest of the great in history - Will Durant
There's no weakness as great as false strength. - Stefan Molyneux
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
Sometimes for the spectators a great magic effect is worth a life’s experience. - Amit Kalantri
Boredom is a great catalyst. - Marty Rubin
I do not think you can name many great inventions that have been made by married men. - Nikola Tesla
It takes great character and understanding of human emotions to help someone you shouldn't be helping under normal circumstances. - Daya Kudari
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
Everybody dies, but great souls ressurects in our memories. - Michael Bassey Johnson
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
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
Science does not know its debt to imagination. Goethe did not believe that a great naturalist could exist without this faculty. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it. - George Bernard Shaw
One of the great dreams of man must be to find some place between the extremes of nature and civilization where it is possible to live without regret. - Barry Lopez
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
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
There may be a great fire in our soul, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke. - Vincent Van Gogh
Men who accomplish great things in the industrial world are the ones who have faith in the money producing power of ideas.
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
Is there any pleasure on earth as great as the circle of Christian friends by a good fire? - J.R.R. Tolkien
Small minds are much distressed by little things. Great minds see them all but are not upset by them. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Great difficult is the dogged bedfellow of great wealth, which always renders great wealth as less than great. Yet, great wealth as bequeathed by God is robustly free of such travails, which always renders it greater than great. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
They sounded really professional because they had two Vox AC 30 amplifiers. I also had an AC 30, so when you looked at it, three AC 30s, three Fenders - bloody hell, it must be a great band! - Tony Iommi
Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence. - Henrik Tikkanen
I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill. - Samuel Butler
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and fans the bonfire.
The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid. - Art Spander
When great forces are on the move in the world, we learn we are spirits - not animals. - Winston Churchill
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
And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.... Don't settle - Steve Jobs
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
A great leader never sets himself above his followers except in carrying responsibilities.
The three great acts are love, goodness and self-sacrifice. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Find a great purpose of life and be happy. - Debasish Mridha
Positive Attitude is a great mental strength and powerful winning tool. Success is an attitude. Even if you dont have it, you can develop it - Peter Isekiigbe DE Rock
Be substantially great in thyself, and more than thou appearest unto others. - Sir Thomas Browne
The thoughts that you think define your life that you live. So have good thoughts to have a great life. - Debasish Mridha
Mediocrity is the companion of passivity and will not heed the call of great things. Courage is the companion of sacrifice and cannot help but heed the call of great things. And we are left of our own accord to choose one or the other. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
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
The great discoveries are usually obvious.
No one can take away your Natural Rights, but they can do great damage making you think they can. - J.S.B. Morse
Excuses; the great chains that entangle purposeful life to the pillar of unpurposeful living - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Debt is great source of inner unhappiness. - Debasish Mridha
The great majority of us are required to live a life of constant, systematic duplicity. Your health is bound to be affected if, day after day, you say the opposite of what you feel, if you grovel before what you dislike and rejoice at what brings you nothing but misfortune. - Boris Pasternak
The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are going. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it inflames the great. - Roger de Rabutin de Bussy
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
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
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
Every idea travels to somewhere but some ideas travel to everywhere, the great ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We feel happy when we accomplish something great, and our hearts filled with satisfaction about what we achieved - Abdulkareem Bkar
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
He who can take no interest in what is small will take false interest in what is great. - John Ruskin
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
The great advantage of being in a rut is that when one is in a rut, one knows exactly where one is. - Arnold Bennett
Perhaps great fiction is in reality, deep hidden truths. - S.G. Savage
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
Ther is nothing called a great quote, rather the one which makes your heart to take a dip in river Ganges. - Srikanth Kosuru
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
Great goals make great people. People cannot hit what they do not aim for. - Roy Bennett
A good reputation is better than great riches. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
How precious also are thy thoughts unto me, O God! How great is the sum of them!If I should count them, they are more in number than the sand. - Psalms 139
The insights given by a great professor are a privilege to receive. To be a teacher, by contrast, calls for more ingenuity and patience; it is the canny art of coaxing insights out of the students themselves. - Caitlin Keiper
To be able to bear provocation is an argument of great reason, and to forgive it of a great mind.
Great necessities call out great virtues. - Abigail Adams
Every great dream begins with a dreamer - Harriet Tubman
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'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
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
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
A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night. - Marilyn Vos Savant
The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
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
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it. - Oscar Wilde
There is absolutely everything in great fiction but a clear answer. - Eudora Welty
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
Becoming a failure requires no strength;becoming a success requires great fortitude. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
Great thoughts, great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises. - Demosthenes
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
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
What is prudence in the conduct of every private family can scarce be folly in that of a great kingdom. - Adam Smith
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
Nothing great can be achieved without great love. - Debasish Mridha
Behind every great man is a man greater, his father. - Habeeb Akande
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
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
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
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
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 only the great men who are truly obscene. If they had not dared to be obscene, they could never have dared to be great. - Havelock Ellis
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.
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
To make a great dream come true, you must first have a great dream. - Hans Selye
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
We are what we think. Think great, be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It's not how great the ideas are. It's about how you write them, to make them great. - Primadonna Angela
Every great achiever knows the power of motivation. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
It's a great medium for trivia and hobbies, but not the place for reasoned, reflective judgment. Suprisingly often, discussions degenerate into acrimony, insults and flames. - Clifford Stoll
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. - Miguel de Cervantes
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended. - George Bernard Shaw
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
I was at a party in 1989 and Ian McEwan, Martin Amis and Salman Rushdie were sitting on a sofa wondering where the next generation of great British writers would come from. As we talked, it became clear they had never read a word by me. - Jeanette Winterson
I am not a philosopher but a friend, who, with great love and care, wants to share his thoughts. - Debasish Mridha
It is a great thing to know our vices. - Cicero
Greatness is achieved, not only by doing great things, but also,by making the small things we dogreat. - S. Tarr
Great poets are great copy editors. - Dejan Stojanovic
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 tongue and pen are great outlets for wrath and resentment. (1849) - Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
An attitude of gratitude brings great things. - Yogi Bhajan
They will kill a great many of us. We will kill a few of them. They will tire of it first.
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
Life is great with positive outlook on life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Of all the questions which can come before this nation, short of the actual preservation of its existence in a great war, there is none which compares in importance with the great central task of leaving this land even a better land for our descendants than it is for us. - Theodore Roosevelt
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.
Great is truth, and all powerful. - Vulgate
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority. - Thomas H. Huxley
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
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
We will all have an end to this journey one day, some will have a great ending some will have it bad, but it’s the journey that they take that matters, in the end. - Zakariyya Sheikh
Dance on the stage of life with love in your heart, a smile on your face, and a great vision in your mind. - Debasish Mridha
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow. - Orison Swett Marden
Drawing is the art of being able to leave an accurate record of the experience of what one isn't, of what one doesn't know. A great drawer is either confirming beautifully what is commonplaceor probing authoritatively the unknown.::: ::: - Brett Whiteley
The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law. - Andrew Jackson
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety. - Plato
Devotion to God brings great delight. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Great ambition without contribution is without significance. The Emperor's Club - Steve William Laible
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen. - Ernest Hemingway
To be the greatest; great test. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
When someone makes you a priority it is Great! When you make yourself a priority it is Brilliant!~ - Bluenscottish
101 Reasons why its great to be a woman:We have an excuse to justify an inordinate indulgence in bitchiness: It's clearly feminine intuition. - Summersdale Publishers
Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the vulgarist. - Oscar Wilde
Man is tormented by no greater anxiety than to find someone quickly to whom he can hand over that great gift of freedom with which the ill-fated creature is born. - Fyodor Dostoevsky
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are. - O. Henry
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
A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. - Jacqueline Bisset
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
Never under-estimate your effort, no matter how little. Every effort, little or great is a step closer towards the actualisation of your dreams. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
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
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
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
The essence of life is not in the great victories and grand failures, but in the simple joys. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie
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
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
At the risk of sounding ridiculous, a true revolutionary is guided by great feelings of love.
Life has sadness, joy, beauty, like poetry.So be passionate and write a great story. - Debasish Mridha
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
In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small things they show themselves as they are. - Nicholas Chamfort
The doctors cannot make the ignorant think, cannot hope to bring home the sufferings of millions; only one of ourselves can someday do that...It will need great courage but it will be done, because all things must work toward ultimate good; there is no real wastage and no destruction. - Radclyffe Hall
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
Love is the source of great power and great strength. - Debasish Mridha
You are a great sacred soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
God promised you to give you dreams and visions, see Him as your great dream/vision giver. - Euginia Herlihy
No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes.
A great many people mistake opinions for thought. - Herbert V. Prochnow
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
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
The day is short, the labor vast, the toilers idle, the reward great, and the Master urgent. - Tarphon
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 truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution. - J. K. Rowling
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
The blank page is the great equalizer and grand opportunity for continued learning and growth. - K.J. Kilton
Opportunity starts with a great education. - Auliq Ice
Knowledge may be power, but cake has great bargaining properties - Julia Seitz
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers. - Daniel J. Boorstin
Climbing would be a great, truly wonderful thing if it weren't for all that damn climbing.
Greatness is found in great actions; it is found in humility. - Debasish Mridha
Exercising the Body is great, But exercising the Mind is the GREATEST. - Auliq-Ice
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
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
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
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
LA needs the cleansing of a great disaster or founding of a barricaded commune.
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.
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
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
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
To live and love is a great fulfillment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
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
Madness in great ones must not unwatch'd go. - William Shakespeare
Anything is possible.""You really believe that?""It's what the great love stories are about, right?Beating the odds. - Richard Castle
The love for literature is a great light. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Great ideas emerges from useless fragments of thoughts. - Michael Bassey Johnson
I never liked hearing anyone say I was the new George Gershwin, because I knew I could have never even carried that man's music case. If George Gershwin hadn't died when he was thirty-nine years old, there is no knowing how much more great music he would have written. - Burt Bacharach
Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.
A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation. - Friedrich Nietzsche
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. - Henry James
It feels great, to work for what you want. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
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
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", great story, great film. - Deyth Banger
To feel the right emotions is fully as important as to hold the right ideas, and the great service of religion is the development of the right emotions.
A great many people think they are thinking when they are really rearranging their prejudices. - William James
From word to deed is a great space. - French Proverb
Emulate greatness to be great. - Debasish Mridha
Until one expands his imagination, abilities and capacity to do and receive, he will always have the crumbs from those who dare to do great works - Bernard Kelvin Clive
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
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
We spend great sum of money to buy good books, so that we can satisfy our pleasure of reading. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Don Quixote is not an imaginary person; he is as real as Alexander the Great. - Dejan Stojanovic
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
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
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
Whatever you do, do with great care, great love, and great passion. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
To love someone is the most beautiful adventure but to be loved by some one is a great reward. - Debasish Mridha
We too should make ourselves empty, that the great soul of the universe may fill us with its breath. - Laurence Binyon
Be great in all you do. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
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.
Let your work speak for itself:If poor, it will remain silent.If average, it will whisper.If good, it will talk.If great, it will shout.If genius, it will sing. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
Be a great artist especially when you draw your life’s picture. - Debasish Mridha
I like rice. Rice is great if you're hungry and want 2000 of something. - Mich Ehrenborg
Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections. - George Eliot
When evil altars are invoked, great destinies are altered - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
Thought for the day: Twitter...140 character limit...must be a great tool for fortune cookie writers... - E.A. Bucchianeri
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
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
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
It is not what to do, but how much love we put into the doing. We can do not greats, only small things with great love." - Mother Theresa - Mother Teresa
What separates a great dream chaser from a good one is the volume of value that is given. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
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
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
Enthusiasm is the great hill-climber. - Elbert Hubbard
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
Great things take time; that is why seeds persevere through rocks and dirt to bloom. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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 world will become only as great a place to live in as we make it. - Sharad Vivek Sagar
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
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.
Commitment to excellence is a great habit; unfortunately commitment to mediocrity is also a habit. - Debasish Mridha
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
A virtuous mother sows and sows seeds of greatness with great life in mind. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
Every woman is called to lead somebody somewhere to do something great! - Dr. Gail Hayes
America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great. - Alexis de Tocqueville
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
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. - Samuel Johnson
Avoidance is a great tool to get away from food in my face all day long.
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
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan... believe... act! - Alfred A. Montapert
A great chessplayer is not a great man, for he leaves the world as he found it. - William Hazlitt
And your very flesh shall be a great poem. - Walt Whitman
Nothing great was ever created without a great dream. - Debasish Mridha
I'm interested in the way in which the past affects the present and I think that if we understand a good deal more about history, we automatically understand a great more about contemporary life. - Toni Morrison
Be great, read great books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
Wind has no feet,but travels great distances,and has no hands,but carries great objects. - Matshona Dhliwayo
America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose. - Herbert Hoover
Every great achiever overcame the greatest obstacles. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Life is full of great opportunities. - Lailah GiftyAkita
A violent order is disorder; and a great disorder is an order.These two things are one. - Wallace Stevens
All you have to do is put one word after another, and remember how great it feels to be a writer. - Stephanie Lennox
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures. - George W. Bush
A humble man rises to great heights and an arrogant man falls deep into the pit he tries to dig for others. - Amit Abraham
Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great. - John L. Motley
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
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act. - Anatole France
Love is a small word that brings great joy. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The price you have to pay to be great at something - is repetition. - Andrew Brown
Great minds find beauties and appreciate it. Average minds find commonalities and compare. Small minds find the problems and criticize. - Debasish Mridha
a good philosopher always have great reading ability. - Muhammad Hassam
Great novels are above all great fairy tales . . . literature does not tell the truth but makes it up. - Vladimir Nabokov
There's a great woman behind every idiot. - John Lennon
Nothing amuses me more than the easy manner with which everybody settles the abundance of those who have a great deal less than themselves. - Jane Austen
If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency. - Sir Joshua Reynolds
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
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 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
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
Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason. - Henry Fielding
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 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
Great music is a great remedy for depression, but you have to drink it in with your heart and mind. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
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Fearing failure is fearing life. Failure is a great way to learn from life. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well. - Theodore Roosevelt
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. - Albert Einstein
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
True success is a silence inner process that can empower the mind, heart and soul through strong aspiration for great achievement. - Nur Sakinah Thomas
Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
In this nonfundamentalist understanding of faith, practice is more important than theory, love more important than law, and mystery is seen as an insight into truth rather than an obstacle. It is the great lie of our time that all religious faith has to be fundamentalist to be valid. - Andrew Sullivan
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
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
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
Human life is a great story written by the mysterious, mystical and magical human mind. - Debasish Mridha
There would be no great men if there were no little ones. - George Herbert
PICTURE, n. A representation in two dimensions of something wearisome in three. "Behold great Daubert's picture here on view -- Taken from Life." If that description's true, Grant, heavenly Powers, that I be taken, too. Jali Hane - Ambrose Bierce
Life can be tough and harsh at times. That's what makes it great. Every day is a celebration of survival. - Jonathan Heatt
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
We’re conditioned to think that our lives revolve around great moments. But great moments often catch us unaware beautifully wrapped in what others may consider a small one. - Kent Nurburn
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
The great writers are great as they have big workshop of imagination. - Kishore Bansal
Leadership is an ability to have a great vision for the future and the ability to inspire others to follow. - Debasish Mridha
All of the great empires of the future will be empires of the mind. - Winston S. Churchill
Only when there are things a man will not do is he capable of doing great things. - Mencius
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
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
In conditions of great uncertainty people tend to predict the events that they want to happen actually will happen.
There's often a great deception to an eye attraction and to validate HIS point, an invisible Almighty created the beauty in the women to seduce the men. - Anuj Somany
Tis well to borrow from the good and the great; 'Tis wise to learn: 'tis God-like to create! - John Godfrey Saxe
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
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind. - John Tillotson
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
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
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
The great thing in prayer is to feel that we are putting our supplications into the bosom of omnipotent love. - Andrew Murray
Desire is a great virtue, but expectation is an even greater vice. - Raheel Farooq
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
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
We will make them think it's their idea. That's how all great leaders fool people. - Laura Preble
Any work that you are doing at present is a great work. - Sunday Adelaja
To speak only one language is to do yourself a great injustice. - Michel Templet
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
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
Great leadership makes ordinary people into extraordinary people. - Jeffrey Fry
In reality, though, the first thing to ask of history is that it should pointout to us the paths of liberty. The great lesson to draw from revolutions isnot that they devour humanity but rather that tyranny never fails to generatethem. - Pierre Trudeau
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
Nothing great in the world has been accomplished without passion. - Georg Wilhelm
Greatness always inspires you to be great. - Debasish Mridha
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things. - Denis Diderot
To be independent of public opinion is the first formal condition of achieving anything great. - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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
What I learned in Rwanda was that God is not absent when great evil is unleashed. Whether that evil is man-made or helped along by darker forces, God is right there, saving those who respond to His urgings and trying to heal the rest. - James Riordan
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Fascinated by the great symbols of the collective history, I use them as an alphabet to communicate. - Nuno Roque
I ought to grow up successfully, and I'm sure it will be my own fault if I don't. I feel it's a great responsibility because I have only one chance. If I don't grow up right I can't go back and begin over again. - L.M Montgomery
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
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan...believe...act! - Alfred A. Montepert
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
If the misery of our poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin. - Charles Darwin
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
Why can't life always be lived under the stars,' she said, 'with great music and family and friends? - Jan Karon
A person who has proper guidance from his or her early childhood can himself or herself expanding his or her horizons living in a well established environment with great level of knowledge and being financially stable. - Saaif Alam
Be great, dwell on great thoughts. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Failure is a great teacher; but never insist on hiring one for yourself. Learn vicariously from others' teachers. - Ashok Kallarakkal
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
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
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
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
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. - William Arthur Ward
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
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top. - Robert Burton
The great thing about writing fiction is that you can do whatever the fuck you want, go as far as you are willing to go, and laugh at the people who take it seriously. - Richard P. Denney
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
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
Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today’s jobs with yesterday’s tools! - Marshall McLuhan
Without love, life will be a great mistake. - Debasish Mridha
HOMICIDE, n. The slaying of one human being by another. There are four kinds of homocide: felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy, but it makes no great difference to the person slain whether he fell by one kind or another -- the classification is for advantage of the lawyers. - Ambrose Bierce
Whatever happened to you yesterday no longer matters. Be present. Today is going to be a great day. - Karen A. Baquiran
When one is too old for love, one finds great comfort in good dinners. - Zora Neale Hurston
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.
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
The proud person always wants to do the right thing, the great thing. But because he wants to do it in his own strength, he is fighting not with man, but with God. - Søren Kierkegaard
Being friends with you was great but now we will be both friends and lovers. - V.Kuotsu
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. - J. K. Rowling
His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can on it. - Danny Kaye
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
A feeling is not bottomless. once felt all the way through,a great peace greets you there - Alanis Morissette
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
I haven't had that one great love, which is good. I don't want that to be in the past, I want it to be in the future. - Taylor Swift
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
Great hopes make great men. - Thomas Fuller
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
Although you and I have crossed each other, we two are destined by the heavens to be together. There will come a day when the two of us will join together to do great things. But until then, you must wait and endure any hardship and danger that may come your way. - Auliq Ice
Great people have great egos; maybe that's what makes them great. - Paul Arden
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
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature. - Edmund Burke
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
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
Great praxis demands great piety. - Sallie McFague
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
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
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
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
All great things must first wear terrifying and monstrous masks, in order to inscribe themselves on the hearts of humanity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
The only way not to think about money is to have a great deal of it. - Edith Wharton
Ambition is the driving engine behind every great success. - Debasish Mridha
Pleasure and love are the pinions of great deeds. - Charles Fox
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
All great stories began as shitty first drafts.There are no exceptions to this. - M. Kirin
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
The great enemy of communication, we find, is the illusion of it. We have talked enough; but we have not listened. And by not listening we have failed to concede the immense complexity of our society—and thus the great gaps between ourselves and those with whom we seek understanding. - William H. Whyte
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. - Herodotus
The board is set, the pieces are moving. We come to it at last... The great battle of our time. - J. R. R. Tolkien
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
You may not be a great success in everything, but every time you try you will learn something. - Debasish Mridha
One of the great things about travel is you find out how many good, kind people there are. - Edith Wharton
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
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
The great virtue of my radicalism lies in the fact that I am perfectly ready, if necessary, to be radical on the conservative side. - Theodore Roosevelt
Lying for lying's sake is the inspiration behind all great art - Marty Rubin
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 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
Far too often, it is at the moment where we finally stand on the very precipice of some great thing that we turn and abandon it, for it is at these seminal moments that fear wins and greatness dies. The beauty of Christmas is that God steps over precipices. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
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
Small herbs have grace, great weeds to grow apace. - William Shakespeare
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
I realize parenting is hard and boring at times and a four-hour break would be super, but this is the job we signed up for. Some days it sucks, but most days it's great. - Jen Mann
Great acts are made up of small deeds. - Lao Tzu
All great art is a form of complaint - John Cage
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men. - Lord Acton
Of course we're Christian. The very name of the church declares that. The more people see us and come to know us, the more I believe they will come to realize that we are trying to exemplify in our lives and in our living the great ideals which (Jesus Christ) taught. - Gordon B. Hinckley
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
Much has been made about the death of the novel and the end of literature as it’s seen to be assailed by technology, by the web, by the many and varied new forms of entertainment and culture. I don’t share that pessimism because I think it is one of the great inventions of the human spirit. - Richard Flanagan
Blessed are you when you commit your life to the Lord.Your life will overflow with great joy and abundant life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Giving is an open gate to great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
Gratitude is a prayer of an appreciating heart for the great gift of life and its endless treasures. - Debasish Mridha
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I'll forgive Thy great big joke on me. - Robert Frost
I am eternally grateful.. for my knack of finding in great books, some of them very funny books, reason enough to feel honored to be alive, no matter what else might be going on. - Kurt Vonnegut
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
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
To embrace an attitude of humility is to free myself from myself. And that is likely the great liberation of all. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Great women aren't born great, they become great. - Sabrina Newby
It brings tears of joy to a teacher’s eye when the student becomes a great success. - Debasish Mridha
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
The world is a great book; he who never stirs from home reads only a page. - Saint Augustine
We have not seen great things done in our time except by those who have been considered mean; the rest have failed. - Niccolo Machiavelli
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
Only a person who perceives that all human beings are important can become a great leader. - Auliq Ice
America is too great for small dreams. - Ronald Reagan
Having a Great Ambition is also a Meditation. When our efforts are focussed sincerely, even during sleep, our brains will work on it, in the form of Dreams. - Dinesh Kumar Radhakrishnan
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
Great depth of beingness and creativity often come with great woundedness. - Kathryn V. White
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
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.
Believe you are great and you will be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Self-knowledge is the great power by which we comprehend and control our lives - Vernon Howard
Knowledge has a great power. Therefore, unethical use of knowledge can be extremely harmful. - Eraldo Banovac
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 virtues of character, behavioural patterns determine how great a nation and people are. - Sunday Adelaja
A show of daring oft conceals great fear. - Lucan
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
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
CLIO, n. One of the nine Muses. Clio's function was to preside over history -- which she did with great dignity, many of the prominent citizens of Athens occupying seats on the platform, the meetings being addressed by Messrs. Xenophon, Herodotus and other popular speakers. - Ambrose Bierce
Health is the great blessing of God. - Muhammad Zain
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
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
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
Today is the best day with great possibilities and opportunities, so change yourself to start a new beginning. - Debasish Mridha
Great writers teach as well as entertain. - Beem Weeks
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
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error. - Benjamin Disraeli
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
You would not experiencing great change unless you were ready for the transformation. Embrace the new you that's emerging. - Leeza Donatella
Now I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark - Thomas Hobbes
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
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
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
Every great artist has the sense of provocation. - Arthur Cravan
It is easy to conform, but it takes great courage to stand up for peace. - Debasish Mridha
Mind is the great lever of all things. - Daniel Webster
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
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep. - Saul Bellow
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. - Abraham Lincoln
Never give up on the idea you can become great. Always grab on the possibility you can become successful. - Sandu Andronic
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
A great memory does not make a mind, any more than a dictionary is a piece of literature. - John Henry Newman
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
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
101 Reasons Why its great to be a woman : We have three times the amount of potential sick leave. Take into account all those days you are unable to work owing to pre, during and post menstrual tension. - Summersdale Publishers
Begin to chase your dreams with great passion. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Past has a very great superiority over the future: The future may not exist; but the past existed! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Often a healthy obsession is an essential component of great success. - Debasish Mridha
Do not let the endless succession of small things crowd great ideals out of sight and out of mind. - Charlotte M. Mason
There are good fathers and bad fathers, good sons and bad sons, good husbands and bad ones, but great friends are all alike. We choose them and keep them. We aren’t bound to them by anything but love. - Sarah Manguso
He is not great who is not greatly good. - William Shakespeare
The fact that a great many people believe something is no guarantee of its truth. - W. Somerset Maugham
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
Power and wealth only leads into great destruction. - Daniellewis
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
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 photographer does the world a great disservice when he leaves his camera at home. - Mark Denman
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. - Thomas Jefferson
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
Where love is great, the littlest doubts are fear; where little fear grows great, great love grows there. - William Shakespeare
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
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
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
Great self-skills are self-confident, self-courage and self-steadiness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Indiscretions can lead to great lessons. - Julieanne O'Conner
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
Day after day, week after week; writing great fiction takes time, emotion, skill and effort. - Carla H. Krueger
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.
All great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction. - Marya Mannes
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
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
My discourse leads to the truth; the mind is great and guided by this teaching is able to arrive at some understanding. When the mind has understood all things and found them to be in harmony with what has been expounded by the teachings, it is faithful and comes to rest in that beautiful faith. - Hermes Trismegistus
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
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
At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity: idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas. - Aldous Huxley
Good seamanship is recovering from an incident at sea. Great seamanship is avoiding an incident at sea. - unknown
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
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.
What is a great success? You haven’t hurt anyone? That is a great success! You haven’t ignored any person? That is a great success! You haven’t lied? That is a great success! You haven’t deceived a person? That’s a great success! And now you see how very difficult to have a real success! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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
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
Positioning in pursuit of your purpose is critical to your success in life. Remember, great strikers are found in the proximity of the penalty box. That is strategic positioning. - Oscar Bimpong
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
The little foolery that wise men have makes a great show. - William Shakespeare
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
Great ideas and small consistent actions with love can change the world from above. - Debasish Mridha
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
To be inspired is great, but to inspire is an honor. - Stacey T. Hunt
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
We are here to change the world with small acts of thoughtfulness done daily rather than with one great breakthrough. - Rabbi Harold Kushner
Insanely Great! - Steve Jobs
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
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
seesth thou a man tha isn't GRATEFUL? He is a GREAT FOOL - Pastor Erukeoghene Taunu PET
A great many open minds should be closed for repairs.
I try hard to hold fast to the truth that a full and thankful heart cannot entertain great conceits. When brimming with gratitude, one’s heartbeat must surely result in outgoing love, the finest emotion we can ever know. - Bill W.
Great leaders passed away, politicians made their way. - yssubramanyam
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war. - Abraham Lincoln
What great literature does best is to show us those moments which make life worth living. - Marty Rubin
May God give us much more grace to eagerly devote ourselves for the Great Commission. - Lailah Gifty Akita
...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Always give chance for the things you don't want. Cause sometimes they turn out to be the great things you'll ever have. - Elyn Balongcas
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.
Your life can be a great success or it can be a disaster. Be careful with the choices you make. - 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
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
Peace is simple, but it takes great courage to be simple and walk the path of peace. - Debasish Mridha
The great thing to remember is that though our feelings come and go God's love for us does not. - C.S. Lewis
The naked woman’s body is a portion of eternity too great for the eye of man. - William Blake
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
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
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
What you think is your Karma. I hold myself to great Karma. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The great thing about church is that it has people in it - and people can be tricky - Tyana Parr
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
Being an author, writing a book was great fun. Publishing and marketing, not so fun. - Wynne Stevens
Àlways remember to make it a great day. - Char
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
There's a pinch of the madman in every great man. - Unknown
In great attempts, it is even glorious to fail.
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
If your desires are not great, a little will seem much to you; for small appetite makes poverty equivalent to wealth. - Democritus
We give thanks to God, who delivers us, from great distress. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Just remember, the difference between being good versus being great is just a few points, inches, or seconds. - Bruce H. Jackson
A great fortune in the hands of a fool is a great misfortune.
Successful innovators recognize that discovery of great ideas come from looking at the same thing as everyone else and observing something different.
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
You get what you expect in life.Expect great things in life.Live your best life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A very little thief of occasion will rob you of a great deal of patience. - William Shakespeare
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
Great minds believe they will succeed.Average minds doubt they can succeed.Small minds don't even try to succeed. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Every great and commanding moment in the annals of the world is the triumph of some enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
A great leader often sacrifices greatly in the service of others. - Debasish Mridha
TreeIt is foolishto let a young redwoodgrow next to a house.Even in this one lifetime,you will have to choose.That great calm being,this clutter of soup pots and books--Already the first branch-tips brush at the window.Softly, calmly, immensity taps at your life. - Jane Hirshfield
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
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 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
For all men tragically great are made so through a certain morbidness. - Herman Melville
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
When people talk about their great past they're usually trying to excuse the mediocre present. - Terry Pratchett
A great idea can change the world; but to change the universe, men need even much greater ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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
You can cover a great deal of country in books. - Andrew Lang
The best adventures in life is in the present. Seize the present and make it great adventure. - Lailah Gifty Akita
There's a powerful transformative effect when you surround yourself with like-minded people. Peer pressure is a great thing when it helps you accomplish your goals instead of distracting you from them. - Po Bronson
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
Great and pure thoughts cannot be deposited in minds accumulated with rubbish. - Michael Bassey Johnson
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
To choose Norm Coleman over Walter Mondale is like going to a great steakhouse and ordering the tuna sandwich. - Garrison Keillor
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
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
Love harmony and peace everywhere.It is our hope for our great future. - Debasish Mridha
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
It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is simple patience.
The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. - Thomas A. Edison
His heart was as great as the world, but there was no room in it to hold the memory of a wrong - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Cleave to the common good. We are all responsible for bringing about the time of great suffering, for its continuing. - Compton Gage
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
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
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
Great art ignites a passion for freedom. - Marty Rubin
Hope is like a beautiful flower. If we take great care of our hope, life could be a beautiful garden. - Debasish Mridha
Each decision you make today has the potential to unlock and open doors of profitable benefits or close the doors to great opportunities. Think before you act and make your decisions wisely today. - DeWayne Owens
Habits are familiar and comfortable, putting our reactions on autopilot and often leading us, instead, to great discomfort. - Charles F. Glassman
Artists, especially writers, great writers, are the most honest people I know. There are deep confessions in their words. And if we're strong enough to expose the spaces between them, we find truths there also. - Darnell Lamont Walker
No one will laugh at how great things are for somebody. - Harold Ramis
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 great nations have always acted like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes. - Stanley Kubrick
Great people are those who make others feel that they, too, can become great. - Mark Twain
adversity is a great tool to self discovery. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
When a man says to me, 'Let us work together in the great cause you have undertaken, and let me be your companion and aid, for I admire you more than I have ever admired any other woman,' then I shall say, 'I am yours truly'; but he must ask me to be his equal, not his slave. - Susan B. Anthony
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
Every great movement of God can be traced to a kneeling figure. - D.L. Moody
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
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.
Every great novel begins with a single word. One word, followed by another and another and another. Sentences forming paths to that dream. - Pamela Morris
If you have a great vision and are ready for a passionate mission, they you are a leader. - Debasish Mridha
To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan, but also believe! - Anatole France
The spiritualization of sensuality is called love: it is a great triumph over Christianity. - Friedrich Nietzsche
To achieve great things we must live as though we were never going to die. - Marquis de Vauvenargues
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
Don't trust children with edge tools. Don't trust man, great God, with more power than he has until he has learned to use that little better. What a hell we should make of the world if we could do what we would! - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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 preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you. - Joseph Rickaby
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
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
A diamond is proof that you sometimes have to go through a great deal of pressure before you can shine. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Seek knowledge from the Great Spirit. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. - Samuel Johnson
The vast possibilities of our great future will become realities only if we make ourselves responsible for that future.
Be alert to give service. What counts a great deal in life is what we do for others. - Anonymous
Enjoy every day and make each day great - Ron Law
I know [patriotism] exists, and I know it has done much in the present contest. But a great and lasting war can never be supported on this principle alone. It must be aided by a prospect of interest, or some reward. - George Washington
In everyone's heart stirs a great homesickness.
Accomplishment of your dreams requires personal sacrifice and hardworking.May the you have a determined spirit, will power and a great passion for the accomplishment of your dreams. - Lailah GiftyAkita
A person's reputation can be appealing towards others if he or she understands the great values of ethical behavior. - Saaif Alam
...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
This is the great world, and I am only Kim. Who is Kim?' He considered his own identity, a thing he had never done before, till his head swam. He was one insignificant person in all this roaring whirl of India, going southward to he knew not what fate. - Rudyard Kipling
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
These opportunities, then, gave these men the chance they needed, and their great abilities made them recognize it. - Niccolò Machiavelli
The Christian life doesn't work because we are such great followers. It works because Christ is such a great Leader. - David McGee
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
Excuses are great, they come in handy in life. Except when they come between a relationship. - lauren gould
To be great in life, you must be determined. You can only discover yourself when you are self motivated . - Osunsakin Adewale
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal. - Oscar Wilde
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
Art is a passion with great vision and cultural expression. - Debasish Mridha
Happiness is a great big hug, hugging us from the inside. allow yourself to feel its warmth and grace - Micheline Jean Louis
Money doesn't make a bad life good, it makes a good life great. - Bradley Wright
When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy. Matthew 2:10 - Matthew 2 10
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
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot. - Bill Gates
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
Literature offers the thrill of minds of great clarity wrestling with the endless problems and delights of being human. To engage with them is to engage with oneself, and the lasting rewards are not confined to specific career paths. - Jonathan Stroud
The world might stop in ten minutes; meanwhile, we are to go on doing our duty. The great thing is to be found at one's post as a child of God, living each day as though it were our last, but planning as though our world might last a hundred years. - C.S. Lewis
Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards. - Elbert Hubbard
When life throws shit at you, grow great, big, fuck off roses. - Heather Hill
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically.
101 Reason why its its great to be a woman : Since the advent of feminism, we can publicly ogle male bodies and not be called sexist. If a man indulges in this behavior over a picture of naked woman, he is a sexist pig, and recompense must be demanded for this slight on womankind. - Summersdale Publishers
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
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
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
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
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
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy. - Stephen Fry
In the enjoyment of a great myth we come nearest to experiencing as a concrete what can otherwise be understood only as an abstraction. - C.S. Lewis
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
I think my life is of great importance, but I also think it is meaningless. - Albert Camus
Set your soul to greatness. You will be great. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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 your Life is full of Sorrow, then beg, steal, or borrow ENTHUSIASM from a great soul to make your Life whole. - RVM
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
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
May God give us much more grace eagerly devote ourselves for the Great Commission. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know. - Alexis Carrel
How many great gems were lost to thoughtand not put down to pen.You can but think of just a fewand then they're lost again. - L.F. Young
Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly. - Albert Einstein
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
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. - Vincent Van Gogh
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
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
A little learning is not a dangerous thing to one who does not mistake it for a great deal. - William Allen White
I have nothing but a great head to offer.Is that enough? - Sola Kosoko
A great artist is always before his time or behind it. - George Moore
One is obliged to do a great deal of kissing in my line of work: air kissing, [butt] kissing, kissing up, and of course actual kissing. Much like hookers, actors have to do it with people we may not like or even know. - Meryl Streep
Forecasts may tell you a great deal about the forecaster; they tell you nothing about the future. - Warren Buffett
I dwell on great thoughts. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Positive thinking is great, if you'll take action. - Guy Harduf
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
...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
A great song should lift your heart, warm the soul and make you feel good. - Colbie Caillat
No truly great one ever argues with a crowd. He chooses out one man, and speaks to him, him only. - Marmaduke William Pickthall
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
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
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
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
Every wonderful quality "in" someone is waiting to be recognized in all of life's great symphony. - Donna Goddard
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 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 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
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
Winning is great, but if it's not enough then then you'll never have enough! - Stephen Richards
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
I had a tumor. But it was great. - David Rakoff
The great thing about television is that if something important happens anywhere in the world, day or night, you can always change the channel. - From "Taxi"
Suffering is one of life's great teachers. - Bryant McGill
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
"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
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
If you are a good hacker everybody knows you, But if you are a great hacker nobody knows you. - Rishabh Surya
Being inspired by a great personality is not enough. You have to take actions to succeed. - Debasish Mridha
The small amount of foolery wise men have makes a great show. - William Shakespeare
Chemistry is great, but eventually your relationship moves out of the laboratory. - Tim Fargo
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
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
Even great men bow before the Sun; it melts hubris into humility. - Dejan Stojanovic
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
It feels great to be alive. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. - Miguel de Cervantes
Great minds think alike, and fools seldom differ. - Anonymous
The great end of life is not knowledge, but action. - Thomas Fuller
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
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.
Not anyone can become a great artist, but a great artist can come from anywhere. - Jan Pinkava Ratatouille
Deep within my soul lies a great light. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Happiness, honor, and great estate,For those who patiently work and wait. - John Townsend Trowbridge
When you're good at something, you'll tell everyone. When you're great at something, they'll tell you. - Walter Payton
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
Great future through ignorance often ends in great regret because God often times gives us what we need in a package we do not want. - Peter Isekiigbe DE Rock
The war against the war is the only war that shall give you a great honour and a real peace! - Mehmet Murat ildan
...hell was a great fiery-hot music hall, he thought, where untuned instruments scraped and shrieked in diabolical cacophany... - Annie Proulx
The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it. - Adolf Hitler
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
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
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
Never let anyone distract your focus from accomplishing great opportunities in your life . - Tawana Beecham
Words are the great temptation. - Marty Rubin
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.
…they speak great swelling words of emptiness… - 2 Peter 2 18
Great men are not always idiots - Karen Elizabeth Gordon
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
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
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
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
What is in great demand, but scarce, is expensive, but even when wisdom is not in demand it is priceless. - Matshona Dhliwayo
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
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
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
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
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
With great power comes great responsibility.
t takes great courage to stand up against your fixed, false beliefs. - Debasish Mridha
To be great is to be misunderstood. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
You have to search the absolute demons of your soul to make a great record. - Green Day
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
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
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
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
... 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
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
Greatness is to stay humble when the whole world calls you great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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
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
Abundance of life does not come from having a great job. Abundance comes from generosity. - Debasish Mridha
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
Amusement has always been the great moving force behind culture. - Italo Calvino
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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
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
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
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
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
Lying in small doses makes a good storyteller great. - Bryan Way
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
Nurture your mind with great thoughts for you will never go any higher than what you think. - Benjamin Disraeli
Literature gives great light and great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
Great dream or idea comes up when you are thinking of something other than yourself. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
When you meet a person as good-hearted as a child, don't ever be selfish, just give them your best and you will become great friends. - Diana Jaber
To walk in the footsteps of the great, put on their shoes. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Mind the ground, oh yes check the land before you build that mansion. It is only a fallacy to build a great mansion on a waterlogged land without first attending to the land. You shall only sleep in a mansion with problems! Mind the ground! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Learn with great passion.Learn with great enthusiasm. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Give yourself a great self-respect to know who you are then your confidence will shine on you - Rashedur Ryan Rahman
A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit. - Greek proverb
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
A great marriage is not when the 'perfect couple' comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences. - Dave Meurer
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
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
War is a need by a country that wants power, but the USA is already great - Tim Clisch
Your best - no matter how great - isnothing if you minus God from theequation. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
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
It would be great if a person could state with indisputable facts & figures as how many people have ever got a job or a business opportunity by liking an online thought/post of a rich businessperson. - Anuj Somany
Do you know great minds enjoy excellence, average minds love mediocrity and small minds adore comfort zones? - Onyi Anyado
A great teacher is one that helps their students to become great. In return, the students appreciate the teacher for their success. - Debasish Mridha
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. - Nelson Mandela
The sacred souls with humility, seek knowledge from the Great Spirit. - Lailah Gifty Akita
That I can read and be happy while I am reading, is a great blessing. - Anthony Trollope
I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment, it takes place every day. - Albert Camus
I dwell on great thoughts.I dwell on positive affirmations. - Lailah Gifty Akita
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
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
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
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
Life in abundance comes only through great love. - Elbert Hubbard
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
Genius is seldom recognized for what it is: a great capacity for hard work. - Henry Ford
The mind may never achieve or express anything great unless emotion plays a part. - Ben Johnson
Patience is the essence of clicking great Photographs!! - Abhijeet Sawant
Every person may not be great, but there is some greatness in every person. - Debasish Mridha
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
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
To overcome something great you must first learn to overcome your own fears. - Nikki Rowe
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
Start Now, close your eyes for few minutes and then open them... so far it's going great... Now just think your three favourite things which you enjoy watching, like for example I like True Crimes, True Stories and so far Suspense. - Deyth Banger
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
A great mentor works on your character to be as