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The great tragedy of science – the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Whether it is a tsunami, or whether it is a hurricane, whether it’s an earthquake – when we see these great fatal and natural acts, men and women of every ethnic persuasion come together and they just want to help.
He who waits to do a great deal of good at once will never do anything.
The true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.
The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense.
I think journalism is a great way to do public service, to have an impact on your community.
You have to come to your closed doors before you get to your open doors… What if you knew you had to go through 32 closed doors before you got to your open door? Well, then you’d come to closed door number eight and you’d think, ‘Great, I got another one out of the way’… Keep moving forward.
The last great delusion is soon to open before us. Antichrist is to perform his marvelous works in our sight So closely will the counterfeit resemble the true that it will be impossible to distinguish between them except by the Holy Scriptures.
There are so many great things in life; why dwell on negativity?
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The most characteristic mark of a great mind is to choose some one important object, and pursue it for life.
They missed a great opportunity to shut up.
Our political leaders have great responsibilities, but as with many situations in life, people often rise or fall to meet your expectations. Our responsibility as citizens is to expect our leaders to lead and to give them enough support so that they may do so.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he risk everything.
I love what I do. I take great pride in what I do. And I can’t do something halfway, three-quarters, nine-tenths. If I’m going to do something, I go all the way.
The spirit of celebration and togetherness is a great source of inspiration.
I do like my breasts. They’re great, so much fun. You can do what you like with them.
It’s hard to be humble, when you’re as great as I am.
I’ve also seen that great men are often lonely. This is understandable, because they have built such high standards for themselves that they often feel alone. But that same loneliness is part of their ability to create.
Every day, my daddy told me the same thing. ‘Once a task is just begun, never leave it till it’s done. Be the labour great or small, do it well or not at all.’
Anything created by human beings is already in the great book of nature.
A great building must begin with the unmeasurable, must go through measurable means when it is being designed and in the end must be unmeasurable.
Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings.
There are many of us that are willing to do great things for the Lord, but few of us are willing to do little things.
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties, but of little things, in which smiles and kindness, and small obligations given habitually, are what preserve the heart and secure comfort.
She discovered with great delight that one does not love one’s children just because they are one’s children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.
I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.
I think bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are great ideas. They should be allowed to be traded freely and used freely to find their appropriate role in the economy.
The past is a great place and I don’t want to erase it or to regret it, but I don’t want to be its prisoner either.
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.
It was great. I mean, it’s a blast directing underwater stuff.
Passion is needed for any great work, and for the revolution, passion and audacity are required in big doses.
Our posturings, our imagined self-importance, the delusion that we have some privileged position in the universe, are challenged by this point of pale light. Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
Be great in act, as you have been in thought.
Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters.
Great bodies of people are never responsible for what they do.
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
Only great minds can afford a simple style.
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
It is the experiences, the great triumphant joy of living to the fullest extent in which real meaning is found. God it’s great to be alive!
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting.
The Great Depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement rather than by any inherent instability of the private economy.
A great man is always willing to be little.
My life is about ups and downs, great joys and great losses.
Until you’re ready to look foolish, you’ll never have the possibility of being great.
While on top of Everest, I looked across the valley towards the great peak Makalu and mentally worked out a route about how it could be climbed. It showed me that even though I was standing on top of the world, it wasn’t the end of everything. I was still looking beyond to other interesting challenges.
I look forward to death with great anticipation, to meeting God face to face.
Great moments of entertainment, great football, unforgettable evenings. I think that’s what it’s all about: experience, emotions, and the special touch that the Champions League brings on and off the field.
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.
The world is starving for new ideas and great leaders who will champion those ideas.
The great moral powers of the soul are faith, hope, and love.
I know to win a championship, you’re not going to do it alone. You’re going to have to have a great supporting cast.
I learned about serif and san serif typefaces, about varying the amount of space between different letter combinations, about what makes great typography great. It was beautiful, historical, artistically subtle in a way that science can’t capture, and I found it fascinating.
To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.
An animal‘s eyes have the power to speak a great language.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
Seeing the world is the best education you can get. You see sorrow, and you also see great spirit and will to survive.
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
God Almighty has set before me two great objects: the suppression of the slave trade and the reformation of manners.
It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed.
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.
The target for every great champion is to play for the team.
All great empires die from within.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
One of the privileges of the great is to witness catastrophes from a terrace.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.
You are your greatest asset. Put your time, effort and money into training, grooming, and encouraging your greatest asset.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
Miami is one of these great places that is a really sensual, physically beautiful place.
I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Sports are such a great teacher. I think of everything they’ve taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences.
Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts.
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.
Singing is my passion, my first love and the secret of my energy. Music to me is like finding my inner self, my soul. It gives me a great joy to see audiences enjoying with me. I have given my heart to singing. When I sing, I can feel romance in everything around me.
Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.
Success has always been a great liar.
To have great poets, there must be great audiences.
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us, footprints on the sands of time.
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
You are that vast thing that you see far, far off with great telescopes.
It’s great to have atmosphere at the stadium, but football is all about the players.
Nature’s great masterpiece, an elephant; the only harmless great thing.
Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal.
Technological society has succeeded in multiplying the opportunities for pleasure, but it has great difficulty in generating joy.
The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness – great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
I discovered that no revival comes if we don’t preach the Word of God under the anointing of the Holy Spirit. If we only have the Great Commission and only the Holy Spirit, we have power without purpose, or purpose without power. It is a package deal, and that is what God honors.
To my young friends out there: Life can be great, but not when you can’t see it. So, open your eyes to life: to see it in the vivid colors that God gave us as a precious gift to His children, to enjoy life to the fullest, and to make it count. Say yes to your life.
Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.
There are great legends and great fighters in the history of Mexico, and there will be more to come.
It’s a great feeling when your work is appreciated.
One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak.
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
Whatever you want to do, if you want to be great at it, you have to love it and be able to make sacrifices for it.
The great are only great because we are on our knees. Let us rise!
I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark.
Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes.
High school is what kind of grows you into the person you are. I have great memories, good and bad, some learning experiences and some that I’ll take with me the rest of my life.
A great artist can paint a great picture on a small canvas.
Great things are done when men and mountains meet.
Great ideas originate in the muscles.
If a man can bridge the gap between life and death, if he can live on after he’s dead, then maybe he was a great man.
Because of a great love, one is courageous.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it’s dead for you.
The great dialectic in our time is not, as anciently and by some still supposed, between capital and labor; it is between economic enterprise and the state.
If you haven‘t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on.
Great things are won by great dangers.
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
Failure is nature’s plan to prepare you for great responsibilities.
The reason we have poverty is that we have no imagination. There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it’s only money… they don’t know how to enjoy it, because they have no imagination.
Never was anything great achieved without danger.
To become a great player, you’ve got to show real dedication and commitment to football, and you’ve got to be very humble and hard-working. And, above all, you’ve got to fight to make your dreams come true.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.
Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people.
My father was my teacher. But most importantly he was a great dad.
A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within.
The great hope for a quick and sweeping transition to renewable energy is wishful thinking.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
A mistake made by many people with great convictions is that they will let nothing stand in the way of their views, not even kindness.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
All great achievements require time.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life – knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
The great liability of the engineer compared to men of other professions is that his works are out in the open where all can see them. His acts, step by step, are in hard substance. He cannot bury his mistakes in the grave like the doctors. He cannot argue them into thin air or blame the judge like the lawyers.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
It’s very corny, ‘never give up‘ – but it’s just a great quote that I always follow.
I go to assume a task more difficult than that which devolved upon Washington. Unless the great God, who assisted him, shall be with me and aid me, I must fail; but if the same omniscient mind and almighty arm that directed and protected him shall guide and support me, I shall not fail – I shall succeed.
Working with great people makes you great; you learn a lot and it also gives you the experience and confidence to move on with your own career.
I am among those who think that science has great beauty.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Tell me, why is the media here so negative? Why are we in India so embarrassed to recognise our own strengths, our achievements? We are such a great nation. We have so many amazing success stories but we refuse to acknowledge them. Why?
The world runs on individuals pursuing their self interests. The great achievements of civilization have not come from government bureaus. Einstein didn’t construct his theory under order from a, from a bureaucrat. Henry Ford didn’t revolutionize the automobile industry that way.
If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful.
I know that I’m not the easiest person to live with. The challenge I put on myself is so great that the person I live with feels himself challenged. I bring a lot to bear, and I don’t know how not to.
It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back, I’ve got a lot of great memories.
I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.
Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit.
Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you’ll make one.
Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
Efficiency is a great secret that can drop us right into our ideal life path, but it is a hard one to practice and something that takes constant maintenance and work.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Life is short, youth is finite, and opportunities endless. Have you found the intersection of your passion and the potential for world-shaping positive impact? If you don’t have a great idea of your own, there are plenty of great teams that need you – unknown startups and established teams in giant companies alike.
At one point, I recognized that Warren Buffett, though he had every advantage in learning from Ben Graham, did not copy Ben Graham but, rather, set out on his own path and ran money his way, by his own rules… I also immediately internalized the idea that no school could teach someone how to be a great investor.
During the Great Depression, African Americans were faced with problems that were not unlike those experienced by the most disadvantaged groups in society. The Great Depression had a leveling effect, and all groups really experienced hard times: poor whites, poor blacks.
The great man is he who does not lose his child’s-heart.
One of the great attractions of patriotism – it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what’s more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.
A dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope.
You can’t build a great building on a weak foundation. You must have a solid foundation if you’re going to have a strong superstructure.
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.
People know if you care about them. How do you show people that you care? By caring for them. By putting their needs first. By sacrificing for them. By serving them. Do that, and you’ll build a great team.
Power is the great aphrodisiac.
I see great things in baseball. It’s our game – the American game.
There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.
If you have love in your life, it can make up for a great many things that are missing. If you don’t have love in your life, no matter what else there is, it’s not enough.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Man has two great spiritual needs. One is for forgiveness. The other is for goodness.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
Cooking is not difficult. Everyone has taste, even if they don’t realize it. Even if you’re not a great chef, there’s nothing to stop you understanding the difference between what tastes good and what doesn’t.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Sometimes we look back and 10 years from now we think, ‘Boy, those were great old days.’ Well, you know, we’re living in the good old days.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
I have a great family, I live an amazing life.
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant‘s revolving door.
You need great passion, because everything you do with great pleasure, you do well.
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
Today’s a beautiful day, and yesterday was a beautiful day, so that means it’s a great life.
I’m a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they’re interested in.
I’m so lucky to have such a great family. I respect them so much professionally, and they’ve been unconditionally supportive in the choices that I’ve made. It’s been very good having them on my side.
Tradition is the great misleader because it’s too easy to follow what has already been done – even though you may think you’re giving it a kick. I was really trying to invent, instead of merely expressing myself.
The comfort zone is the great enemy to creativity; moving beyond it necessitates intuition, which in turn configures new perspectives and conquers fears.
Anything you cannot relinquish when it has outlived its usefulness possesses you, and in this materialistic age a great many of us are possessed by our possessions.
The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.
We are domesticated animals, revolving in a cage which we have built for ourselves – with its contentions, wranglings, its impossible political leaders, its gurus who exploit our self-conceit and their own with great refinement or rather crudely.
The point is that when I see a sunset or a waterfall or something, for a split second it’s so great, because for a little bit I’m out of my brain, and it’s got nothing to do with me. I’m not trying to figure it out, you know what I mean? And I wonder if I can somehow find a way to maintain that mind stillness.
People see police officers and think they’re such bad people. We have some who can be some bad people. But we have some great ones out there, that are here to protect us.
A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.
The great and abiding lesson of American history, particularly the cold war, is that the engine of capitalism, the individual, is mightier than any collective.
The game of golf would lose a great deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green.
There’s a great power in words, if you don’t hitch too many of them together.
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
I hope it is true that a man can die and yet not only live in others but give them life, and not only life, but that great consciousness of life.
I have learned to use the word ‘impossible’ with the greatest caution.
Your ups and downs in sports, I think they are as normal as daily life: One day you wake up and feel great, the next day you wake up and feel maybe less great.
As a person, he was wonderful. He really was a great person. He was full of life. He had a great sense of humor. Very talented, of course, but very caring to his parents. There was a very endearing quality about Elvis.
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
Growth is the great separator between those who succeed and those who do not. When I see a person beginning to separate themselves from the pack, it’s almost always due to personal growth.
Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.
We can have democracy in this country, or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can’t have both.
A great man’s greatest good luck is to die at the right time.
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen as by little advantages that occur every day.
For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great.
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
Great times, beautiful place, Boulder. In fact, that’s where I proposed to Jaye when I took her back there. In the parking lot of Baseline Liquors!
I’ve had the privilege of working with Bono for the past few years in the One Campaign to fight AIDS and hunger and disease around the world. Bono is an Irishman and a great humanitarian. And I remember him telling me of his admiration for America.
There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Who in the world am I? Ah, that’s the great puzzle.
It’s a great day for a ball game; let’s play two!
Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world.
There were some great clinicians in the 20th century – great men. Freud was a genius; Jung was a genius, Carl Rogers was a genius – there’s a half-dozen psychologists of the 1950s and humanists of the 1960s.
Most businesses think that product is the most important thing, but without great leadership, mission and a team that deliver results at a high level, even the best product won’t make a company successful.
The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.
Don’t be afraid to give up the good for the great.
Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
And the American people are the greatest people in the world. What makes America the greatest nation in the world is the heart of the American people: hardworking, innovative, risk-taking, God- loving, family-oriented American people.
Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
When people push back on you and don’t think you can do it, and you struggle a little bit and wonder if they’re right, it drives you to be successful and to be a great player.
Education is not merely neglected in many of our schools today, but is replaced to a great extent by ideological indoctrination.
The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises.
I’ve been so lucky to work with such great people: people that are such hard workers and have such a respect and appreciation for one another.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
It’s great to be a blonde. With low expectations it’s very easy to surprise people.
My father will anticipate everything. He will leave you and me no chance to do a great and brilliant deed.
Mother Nature is the great equalizer. You can’t get away from it.
The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Life should be great rather than long.
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
I firmly believe that any man’s finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle – victorious.
Silence is a source of great strength.
Hugs can do great amounts of good – especially for children.
When leaders know how to lead great meetings, there’s less time wasted and less frustration. We have more energy to do the work that matters, realize our full potential, and do great things.
To me, there’s no great chef without a great team.
It’s great to reminisce about good memories of my past. It was enjoyable when it was today. So learning to enjoy today has two benefits: it gives me happiness right now, and it becomes a good memory later.
I think it’s difficult to say what exactly made me become a successful DJ. It depends on so many different things. If I were given an award, I would thank my family, friends, Tiesto and the great team behind me for all their support and hard work. Without them, I wouldn’t be where I am today.
A great restaurant doesn’t distinguish itself by how few mistakes it makes but by how well they handle those mistakes.
To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan… believe… act!
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
True greatness consists in being great in little things.
There are two great rules of life: never tell everything at once.
Fashion and music are two great artistic forms that can be molded by the youth culture – our taste and our passion for evolving things in our limited time on earth allows us to look at things with fresh eyes.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
The appearance of a single great genius is more than equivalent to the birth of a hundred mediocrities.
Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure. Great necessities call out great virtues.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
No great thing is created suddenly.
Everyone, Republican or otherwise has their own particular part to play. No part is too great or too small, no one is too old or too young to do something.
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.
Life is a great sunrise. I do not see why death should not be an even greater one.
We grow small trying to be great.
I tell you, gospel music is very uplifting. It’s great. It’s just a lot of fun to write, and it’s wonderful for the heart, soul, mind, and spirit. It’s just great.
All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space.
If the people raise a great howl against my barbarity and cruelty, I will answer that war is war, and not popularity seeking.
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement.
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.
Eating is not merely a material pleasure. Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
God and I have a great relationship, but we both see other people.
Simply enjoy life and the great pleasures that come with it.
Our time here is magic! It’s the only space you have to realize whatever it is that is beautiful, whatever is true, whatever is great, whatever is potential, whatever is rare, whatever is unique, in. It’s the only space.
Great art – or good art – is when you look at it, experience it and it stays in your mind. I don’t think conceptual art and traditional art are all that different.
Adaptability is a great asset to have because life is so unpredictable, and things can change overnight for any of us.
Time flies. Especially when you have a great time, when you’re winning and the team is playing great.
I surround myself with good people who make me feel great and give me positive energy.
There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
By people getting together and celebrating this idea of togetherness, great things can happen.
I know I’m not a great singer. But I love to sing and I like to use my voice in different ways.
Whence come I and whither go I? That is the great unfathomable question, the same for every one of us. Science has no answer to it.
All great artists draw from the same resource: the human heart, which tells us that we are all more alike than we are unalike.
Strong convictions precede great actions.
I don’t know of any great man who ever had a great son.
You have to study a great deal to know a little.
To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.
I’m surrounded by nothing but great people. I’ve been blessed with that, so really, I’ve got no choice but to be an all-around good person.
Every great political campaign rewrites the rules; devising a new way to win is what gives campaigns a comparative advantage against their foes.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
The difference between something good and something great is attention to detail.
No one in this world, so far as I know – and I have searched the records for years, and employed agents to help me – has ever lost money by underestimating the intelligence of the great masses of the plain people.
The great lesson my mother and father gave me was almost invisible. It was a strong sense of being rooted.
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal.
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
Too often the great decisions are originated and given form in bodies made up wholly of men, or so completely dominated by them that whatever of special value women have to offer is shunted aside without expression.
One of the great cosmic laws, I think, is that whatever we hold in our thought will come true in our experience. When we hold something, anything, in our thought, then somehow coincidence leads us in the direction that we’ve been wishing to lead ourselves.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.