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The greatness of man is great in that he knows himself to be wretched. A tree does not know itself to be wretched.
Big dreams create the magic that stir men's souls to greatness.
The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
This is the greatest society in all of human history, the greatest country ever. Many of the decisions being made in Washington today by both parties are threatening that greatness. And if we stay on this road we're on right now, our children are going to be the first Americans ever to inherit a diminished country.
Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of greatness about it.
A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness.
To achieve greatness one should live as if they will never die.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Passing my motorcycle theory test gave me a disproportionate feeling of greatness.
A child does not notice the greatness and the beauty of nature and the splendor of God in his works.
Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery - courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards and respectable ways of doing things.
James Harvey Robinson
This is what America is about when it comes to understanding that it is equal opportunity versus equal achievement. Each and every one of us has the opportunity for greatness in this country.
It takes a certain courage and a certain greatness to be truly base.
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
Worldly pleasures, such as flow from greatness, riches, honours, and sensual gratifications, are infinitely worse than none.
The only greatness for man is immortality.
Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes his greatness to his country's ruin!
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.
There is something mean in human nature that prefers to think evil, that gives a willing ear and a ready welcome to calumny, a sort of jealousy of goodness and greatness and things of good report.
Richard Le Gallienne
Teachers today are breaking down obstacles, finding innovative ways to instill old lessons, proving that greatness can be found in everyday places.
Let's drink to the spirit of gallantry and courage that made a strange Heaven out of unbelievable Hell, and let's drink to the hope that one day this country of ours, which we love so much, will find dignity and greatness and peace again.
Rome has grown since its humble beginnings that it is now overwhelmed by its own greatness.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
Charles de Gaulle
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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