You can't control what you can't measure
All the statistics in the world can't measure the warmth of a smile.
The true measure of a man is not what he dreams, but what he aspires to be; a dream is nothing without action. Whether one fails or succeeds is irrelevant; all that matters is that there was motion in his life. That alone affects the world.
We measure everything by ourselves with almost a necessary conceit.
Risk is the factor of a stratagem measured by what man is powerless to control.
The truth about life and lie about life is not measured by others but by your intuition, which never lies.
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
Man is the measure of all things', said the Sophist Protagora (c. 485-410 B.C.). By that he meant that the question of whether a thing is right or wrong, good or bad, must always be considered in relation to a person's needs.
Without pleasure there is no sight or measure.
What gets measured (and clearly defined) does get done.
The measure of a man is not how much he suffers in the test, but how he comes out at the end.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Subjectivity measures nothing consistently.
Basically, when you get to my age, you'll really measure your success in life by how many of the people you want to have love you actually do love you.