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Always in all my books I'm trying to reveal or help to reveal the hidden greatness of the small, of the little, of the unknown - and the pettiness of the big.
No club that wins a pennant once is an outstanding club. One which bunches two pennants is a good club. But a team which can win three in a row really achieves greatness.
Halfway through the decade, we realized that we had a great team and that we could do great things, and that we could probably have something here that we believed we had a chance to reach greatness.
You know, quarterbacks, I think greatness in quarterbacks is taking what you've got, whether it's a great team, a good team, or a struggling team and make them better.
The greatness of America is capitalism, free market capitalism. The exceptionalism of American business.
It has to do with the fact that Ford, for all his greatness, is an Irish egomaniac, as anyone who knows him will say.
Greatness is so often a courteous synonym for great success.
When I have had such men before my camera my whole soul has endeavored to do its duty towards them in recording faithfully the greatness of the inner as well as the features of the outer man. The photograph thus taken has been almost the embodiment of a prayer.
Julia Margaret Cameron
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
There's a greatness in this country many of the kids today don't know.
When you close your eyes to tragedy, you close your eyes to greatness.
Success in war underpins the claims to greatness of many presidents.
R. W. Apple, Jr.
When I think about greatness I just know Ayrton Senna. He was great.
The conventions of an almighty agency tapping you for greatness and signing you up and telling you this is going to be the next big thing; that has not been my career.
You are watching what greatness is all about.
Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery - courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards and respectable ways of doing things.
It's only when you grow up, and step back from him, or leave him for your own career and your own home - it's only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it. Pride reinforces love.
Mediocrity in politics is not to be despised. Greatness is not needed.
Hans Magnus Enzensberger
It is in his knowledge that man has found his greatness and his happiness, the high superiority which he holds over the other animals who inhabit the earth with him, and consequently no ignorance is probably without loss to him, no error without evil.
Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed.
Peter S. Beagle
If you look up the definition of greatness in the dictionary, it will say Michael Jordan.
Every person seems to acknowledge his greatness. He blends together the profound politician with the scholar.
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