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Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
I failed to make the chess team because of my height.
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.
Well, I believe that the depth of your struggle can determine the height of your success. I was inspired to come out of everything I've been through and end up in a place where I never thought that I would be.
A revolution is to bring on change and we're spiritual people trying to bring on spiritual change. It might sound like I'm a dreamer, but economic models have reached their height of evolution. Technology has evolved. What hasn't evolved is mankind's spirituality; everything is from 3,000 years ago.
You can't reason yourself back into cheerfulness any more than you can reason yourself into an extra six inches in height.
The greatest height of heroism to which an individual, like a people, can attain is to know how to face ridicule.
Miguel de Unamuno
No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Our system is the height of absurdity, since we treat the culprit both as a child, so as to have the right to punish him, and as an adult, in order to deny him consolation.
I was in Peru and visited a building near Lima built by the Incas. It was low in height, with no windows at all, but all the way in the back there was air movement. And I couldn't figure out how they'd done it; it was incredible.
Tall men come down to my height when I hit 'em in the body.
Be free all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves, for greatness and for height.
I think a moment of critical energy has suddenly emerged. But moments like this come and go unless we seize them at their height.
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.
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.
Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.
If there's no fire, there's no scream. If there's no scream, then no one hears you and no one comes to help you in the first place. The depth of my struggle has definitely determined the height of my success. To be able to teach my kids not just about success but about the struggle that comes with it.
All right everyone, line up alphabetically according to your height.
The length of a man's outspread arms is equal to his height.
Leonardo da Vinci
A raised weight can produce work, but in doing so it must necessarily sink from its height, and, when it has fallen as deep as it can fall, its gravity remains as before, but it can no longer do work.
Hermann von Helmholtz
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.
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.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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