Great Spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.
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.
Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age.
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.
Do not despise the bottom rungs in the ascent to greatness.
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
The great man is he who does not lose his child-heart. He does not think beforehand that his words shall be sincere, nor that his acts shall be resolute; he simply abides in the right.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique
The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.
To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.
I know the greatness of Christianity; it is a past greatness.... I live in 1924, and the Christian venture is done.
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would I'd never leave.
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.
Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves - or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth.
If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.
It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the security of a god.
In life we shall find many men that are great, and some that are good, but very few men that are both great and good.
Greatness is so often a courteous synonym for great success
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
Responsibility is the price of greatness.
Be good and you will be lonely