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A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.
Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
All right everyone, line up alphabetically according to your height.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
My height doesn't define my skill set. To be a great quarterback, you have to have great leadership, great attention to detail and a relentless competitive nature - and I try to bring that on a daily basis.
If a man lets all of my dogs sleep in the bed with us, then that is the most romantic thing. You must love my dogs in order to love me. A man who is nice to my animals and doesn't shoo them away - well, that's the height of romance.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
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.
At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.
The height of the pulleys from the ground was twelve yards, and consequently, when the weights had descended through that distance, they had to be wound up again in order to renew the motion of the paddle.
James Prescott Joule
Honestly, being a 5'11" quarterback, not too many people think that you can play in the National Football League. And so for me, you know, I knew that my height doesn't define my skill set, you know? I believed in my talent. I believed in what God gave me. I believed in the knowledge that I have of the game.
The prevalence of suicide, without doubt, is a test of height in civilization; it means that the population is winding up its nervous and intellectual system to the utmost point of tension and that sometimes it snaps.
Never respect men merely for their riches, but rather for their philanthropy; we do not value the sun for its height, but for its use.
Once I tried to make a standardization of staircases. Probably that is one of the oldest of the standardizations. Of course, we design new staircase steps every day in connection with all our houses, but a standardized step depends on the height of the buildings and on all kinds of things.
No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach.
Pliny the Elder
Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.
I failed to make the chess team because of my height.
Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
You can't reason yourself back into cheerfulness any more than you can reason yourself into an extra six inches in height.
According to String Theory, what appears to be empty space is actually a tumultuous ocean of strings vibrating at the precise frequencies that create the 4 dimensions you and I call height, width, depth and time.
Roy H. Williams
The length of a man's outspread arms is equal to his height.
Leonardo da Vinci
Shakespeare is, essentially, the emanation of the Renaissance. The overflow of his fame on the Continent in later years was but the sequel of the flood of the Renaissance in Western Europe. He was the child of that great movement, and marks its height as it penetrated the North with civilization.
George Edward Woodberry
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their numbers than the greatness of a man is by his height.
One of the Life Saving men snapped the camera for us, taking a picture just as the machine had reached the end of the track and had risen to a height of about two feet.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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