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The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Only in America can someone start with nothing and achieve the American Dream. That's the greatness of this country.
A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility. It is a foundation for the development of such virtues as prayer, faith, courage, contentment, happiness, love, and well-being.
James E. Faust
It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
Take those chances and you can achieve greatness, whereas if you go conservative, you'll never know. I truly believe what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Even if you fail, learning and moving on is sometimes the best thing.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
George Bernard Shaw
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.
Your ego can become an obstacle to your work. If you start believing in your greatness, it is the death of your creativity.
Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both.
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
Charles Kendall Adams
The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment.
By constant self-discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Henry Ward Beecher
True greatness consists in being great in little things.
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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