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"Greatness is a spiritual condition worthy to excite love, interest, and admiration; and the outward proof of possessing greatness is that we excite love, interest, and admiration." - Matthew Arnold

"The greatness of a leader is measured by the achievements of the led. This is the ultimate test of his effectiveness." - Omar N Bradley

"Watching the world's best compete fires you up to achieve your own feats of greatness. When it comes to running, participation and spectating go hand in hand." - Kara Goucher

"Knowledge and courage take turns at greatness." - Baltasar Gracian

"What is greatness? I will answer: it is the capacity to live by the three fundamental values of John Galt: reason, purpose, self-esteem." - Ayn Rand

"Out of discomfort comes greatness" - Cindy Gallop

"Be not afraid of greatness." - William Shakespeare

"The greatness of Mac Rebennack, alias, Dr. John, also known as John Crieux, rests on his command of the musical use of idiomatic expression. Not a technically well-endowed singer, nor a great songwriter, he leaves his mark through the discipline and control he exerts over all that he touches." - Jon Landau

"I saw greatness in John and he lived up to it. I also saw a tremendous competitor who loved to win. John is a standard bearer, someone that players, coaches, fans and the Raider Nation can all look up to. One of his great virtues, the fire that burned brightest in him, was his love and passion for football, which was seldom ever equaled." - Al Davis

"The greatness of work is inside man." - Pope John Paul Ii

"Wisdom is the essential basis of greatness." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Greatness exists in all of us." - Will Smith

"Perfection is the enemy of greatness" - Janelle Monae

"Every life is capable of greatness." - Condoleezza Rice

"Failure is the test of greatness." - Herman Melville

"Seclusion is the price of greatness." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"Desire of greatness is a godlike sin." - John Dryden

"Kindness is the essence of greatness." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"Perfection is often the enemy of greatness" - Janelle Monae

"The worship of safety emasculates greatness." - Max Lucado

"Greatness lives on the edge of destruction" - Will Smith

"Difficulty is the nurse of greatness." - William C Bryant

"Failure is the true test of greatness" - Herman Melville

"Only men are capable of aesthetic greatness." - Brian Sewell

"Obedience is a part of greatness." - Mark E. Petersen

"Familiarity reduces the greatness of things." - Seneca the Younger

"Exaggeration, the inseparable companion of greatness." - Voltaire

"Daily life is the enemy of greatness." - Marianne Williamson

"The price of greatness is responsibility." - Winston Churchill

"But be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em." - William Shakespeare

"Be not afraid of greatness: some men are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them." - William Shakespeare

"Look around you and look at history. You will see the achievements of man's mind. You will see man's unlimited potentiality for greatness, and the faculty that makes it possible. You will see that man is not a helpless monster by nature, but he becomes one when he discards that faculty: his mind. And if you ask me, what is greatness? I will answer, it is the capacity to live by the three fundamental values of John Galt: reason, purpose, self-esteem." - Ayn Rand

"Look around you and look at history. You will see the achievements of man's mind. You will see man's unlimited potentiality for greatness, and the faculty that makes it possible. You will see that man is not a helpless monster by nature, but he becomes one when he discards that faculty: his mind. And if you ask me, what is greatness? I will answer, it is the capacity to live by the three fundamental values of John Galt: reason, purpose, self-esteem." - Ayn Rand

"We have not the love of greatness, but the love of the love of greatness." - Thomas Carlyle

"One of the marks of true greatness is the ability to develop greatness in others." - J. C. Macaulay

"The true greatness of nations is in those qualities which constitute the greatness of the individual." - Charles Sumner

"What is ambition but desire of greatness? And what is greatness but extent of power?" - Sir Thomas Higgons

"What is ambition but desire of greatness? And what is greatness but extent of power?" - Thomas Higgons

"In him was vindicated the greatness of real goodness and the goodness of real greatness." - Phillips Brooks

"It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him." - John Steinbeck

"If you want the secondary greatness of recognized talent, focus first on primary greatness of character." - Stephen Covey

"[John] Adams's letters reveal his persistence and determination to win over the Dutch against all odds and to convince them and the other peoples of Europe of the potential greatness of the United States and of the importance of the Revolution to the world." - Gordon S. Wood

"Reverence for greatness dies out, and is succeeded by base envy of greatness." - Albert Pike

"The world's idea of greatness is to rule, but Christian greatness consists in serving." - J C Ryle

"Lives of great men all remind us greatness takes no easy way. All the heroes of tomorrow are the heretics of today. Socrates and Galileo, John Brown, Thoreau, Christ, and Debs Heard the night cry down with traitors, and the dawn shout Up the reds!" - Yip Harburg

"Lives of great men all remind us greatness takes no easy way. All the heroes of tomorrow are the heretics of today . Socrates and Galileo , John Brown, Thoreau , Christ , and Debs Heard the night cry down with traitors, and the dawn shout "Up the reds!" - Yip Harburg

"There are only two sorts of greatness: true greatness, which is of a spiritual order, and the old, old lie of world conquest. Conquest is an ersatz greatness." - Simone Weil

"John McCain was a prisoner of war." - Fred Thompson

"The hallmark of excellence, the test of greatness, is consistency." - Jim Tressel

"Greatness is one of the sensations of littleness" - George Bernard Shaw

"Prayer is a recognition of the greatness of our God." - Timothy Keller

"Simplicity of life is an essential for greatness of life." - Janet Erskine Stuart

"Be living witnesses of the greatness and beauty of Christianity." - Gianna Beretta Molla

"The essence of greatness is neglect of the self." - James Anthony Froude

"The stem of greatness sprouts from the seed of sacrifice." - Kedar Joshi

"In my stars I am above thee; but be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them." - William Shakespeare

"Think not of the sinner or the greatness of his sin, but think of the greatness of the Savior!" - Charles Spurgeon

"The foundation of greatness is honoring the small things of the present moment, instead of pursuing the idea of greatness." - Eckhart Tolle

"The act of facing overwhelming odds produces greatness and beauty." - Malcolm Gladwell

"Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.." - Stanislaw Lem

"Greatness is attained only by the thinking of great thoughts." - Wallace D. Wattles

"I have touched the highest point of all my greatness." - William Shakespeare

"The penalty of greatness is to write autographs." - Sophie Irene Loeb

"A man in pursuit of greatness feels no little wants." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"God can make greatness out of a great mess" - Joel Osteen

"We never conceive the greatness of our fates." - Henry David Thoreau

"The potential for greatness lives within each of us." - Wilma Rudolph

"Greatness is a lot of small things done well." - Eric Thomas

"Every person is born with a seed of greatness." - Myles Munroe

"I believe in the greatness of our democracy." - Chen Shui-bian

"The greatness of the Raiders lies in their future." - Al Davis

"All greatness of character is dependent on individuality." - James F Cooper

"Philanthropy lies at the heart of human greatness." - Patrick J. Ryan

"Greatness starts with a clear vision of the future." - Simon Sinek

"Greatness is what we on the brink of." - Nicki Minaj

"Resilency, not perfection, is the signature of greatness." - James C Collins

"Appreciate your flaws to reach the potential of your greatness." - Behdad Sami

"The man of true greatness never loses his child's heart." - Mencius

"Worship is just responding to the greatness of God." - Bob Rice

"Greatness of spirit is accompanied by simplicity and sincerity." - Aristotle

"The capacity for tears is the last demonstration of greatness." - G. Campbell Morgan

"I've always known the greatness of black people." - Jasmine Guy

"The character of our enemies testifies to America's greatness." - James D. Miller

"I believe in the greatness of our people." - Chen Shui-bian

"Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age." - Alfred Victor Vigny

"Go for greatness. Anything else is a waste of time." - Marianne Williamson

"Man's greatness lies in his power of thought." - Blaise Pascal

"Greatness starts with the replacement of hatred with polite disdain." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness." - Stanislaw Lem

"Greatness is a zigzag streak of lightning in the brain." - H. H. Asquith

"Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age." - Alfred De Vigny

"Of all vices, drinking is the most incompatible with greatness." - Walter Scott

"I believe in the greatness of our democracy." - Chen Shuibian

"I believe in the greatness of our people." - Chen Shuibian

"Reagan is the Republican FDR, an exemplar of presidential greatness." - Jon Meacham

"Great men have been characterized by the greatness of their mistakes as well as by the greatness of their achievements." - Abraham Myerson

"Greatness is not a function of circumstance. Greatness, it turns out, is largely a matter of conscious choice, and discipline." - James C Collins

"We shall never resolve the enigma of the relation between the negative foundations of greatness and that greatness itself." - Jean Baudrillard

"Regardless of the method, the act of worship must be in spirit and truth-from our rational consciousness and consistent with the rest of our lives (see John 4:24). We don't have to be great singers or musicians to worship God. But we do need to be in a personal relationship with Him and live with the truth of His greatness reflecting through all we are becoming and all we do." - Darlene Zschech

"The greatness of action includes immoral as well as moral greatness - Cortes and Napoleon, as well as Luther and Washington." - Edwin Percy Whipple

"The greatness of action includes immoral as well as moral greatness-Cortes and Napoleon, as well as Luther and Washington." - Edwin Percy Whipple

"Most of the fans of John Lennon and maybe John and Yoko are younger than me." - Yoko Ono

"John Ashcroft is not a patriot, John Ashcroft is a descendant of Joseph McCarthy." - Howard Dean

"The greatness of God is the true rebuke to the littleness of men. The greatness of Christ is the true rebuke to the littleness of Christians." - Arthur Penrhyn Stanley

"Alastair Moock is the second coming of John Prine." - Ellis Paul

"God - the John Doe of philosophy and religion." - Elbert Hubbard

"I've met Nicole Kidman, Elton John, loads of people." - Allen Carr

"John McDonnell is the Bear Bryant of track and field." - Frank Broyles

"Reading [John] Calvin is a breath of fresh air." - Oliver D. Crisp

"There, but for the grace of God, goes John Bradford." - John Bradford

"I've met Nicole Kidman, Elton John, loads of people." - Allan Carr

"John Huston is more of a creative director than most." - Robert Loggia

"Do not confuse notoriety and fame with greatness. . . . For you see, greatness is a measure of one's spirit, not a result of one's rank in human affairs." - Sherman Glenn Finesilver

"The greatness of a man is measured by the way he treats the little man. Compassion for the weak is a sign of greatness" - Myles Munroe

"The greatness of a man is measured by the way he treats the little man. Compassion for the weak is a sign of greatness." - Myles Munroe

"America's greatness is not found in the size of its government. America's greatness resides in the hearts and the minds of the people." - Rick Perry

"If this fall into thy hand, revolve. In my stars I am above thee, but be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em." - William Shakespeare

"John Wayne is not just an actor, and a very fine actor - John Wayne is the United States of America." - Maureen O'Hara

"The task of leadership is not to put greatness into people, but to elicit it, for the greatness is there already." - John Buchan

"Politics and the fate of mankind are shaped by men without ideals and without greatness. Men who have greatness within them don't go in for politics." - Albert Camus

"God ordains that beggars should beg for greatness, as for all else, when greatness shines out of them, and they don't know it." - Georges Bernanos

"Politics and the fate of mankind are formed by men without ideals and without greatness. Those who have greatness within them do not go in for politics." - Albert Camus

"Jesus measured greatness in terms of service not status. God determines your greatness by how many people you serve, not how many people serve you." - Rick Warren

"Of what is great one must either be silent or speak with greatness. With greatness-that means cynically and with innocence." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Every life is worthy and every life is capable of greatness. We have an obligation to make sure that opportunity for greatness is there." - Condoleezza Rice

"America's greatness has been the greatness of a free people who shared certain moral commitments. Freedom without moral commitment is aimless and promptly self-destructive." - John W Gardner

"Greatness is a spiritual condition worthy to excite love, interest, and admiration; and the outward proof of possessing greatness is that we excite love, interest and admiration." - Matthew Arnold

"Greatness isn't something you should always be chasing. There's greatness within all of us, and I think that's what we forget," - Brad Meltzer

"I know the greatness of Christianity; it is a past greatness.. I live in 1924, and the Christian venture is done." - D H Lawrence

"The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there." - James Buchanan

"The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there." - John Buchan

"A culture of discipline is not a principle of business, it is a principle of greatness." - James C Collins

"The goal of missions is the gladness of the peoples in the greatness of God." - John Piper

"The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members." - Coretta Scott King

"The magnitude of a progress is gauged by the greatness of the sacrifice that it requires." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The greatness of the human personality begins at the hour of birth." - Maria Montessori

"All of our miseries prove our greatness. They are the miseries of a dethroned monarch." - Blaise Pascal

"A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility." - James E Faust

"Constant acts of goodness are worth far more than rare acts of greatness." - Ron Kaufman

"The chief proof of man's real greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"Greatness of any kind has no greater foe than a habit of drinking." - Walter Scott

"Out of the public schools comes the greatness of the nation." - Mark Twain

"None, but people of strong passion are capable of rising to greatness." - Honore-Gabriel de Riqueti

"Greatness, thou gaudy torment of out souls, The wise man's fetter, and the rage of fools." - Thomas Otway

"The less people speak of their greatness the more we think of it." - Francis Bacon

"The less people speak of their greatness, the more we think of it." - Francis Bacon

"The measure of a country's greatness is its ability to retain compassion in times of crisis." - Thurgood Marshall

"...the true greatness of a nation is founded on principles of humanity." - Thomas Paine

"The greatness of the human being consists in this: that it is capable of the universe." - Thomas Aquinas

"None, but people of strong passion are capable of rising to greatness." - Honore Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau



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