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I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all. Lord Byron
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship. Benjamin Franklin
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated. Mahatma Gandhi
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. William Shakespeare
There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke. Vincent Van Gogh
The sensitivity of men to small matters, and their indifference to great ones, indicates a strange inversion. Blaise Pascal
It's what I learn from the great actors that I work with. Stillness. That's all and that's the hardest thing. Morgan Freeman
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. Albert Camus
Music is a great energizer. It's a language everybody knows. Bill Hicks
In spite of everything I shall rise again: I will take up my pencil, which I have forsaken in my great discouragement, and I will go on with my drawing. Vincent Van Gogh
It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line, though he cannot with it fathom all the depths of the ocean. John Locke
There's just no great rock albums anymore. There's a lot of rock music out there, but it's very bland and disposable. Marilyn Manson
According to 'M' theory, ours is not the only universe. Instead, 'M' theory predicts that a great many universes were created out of nothing. Stephen Hawking
I was a great student. I was good at everything. Donald Trump
I'm beginning to understand myself. But it would have been great to be able to understand myself when I was 20 rather than when I was 82. Dave Brubeck
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition. Adam Smith
My two great heroes are W. B. Yeats and Federico García Lorca. Leonard Cohen
You have to study a great deal to know a little. Montesquieu
Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off. Carl Jung
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. Milton Friedman
This life is full of great experiences if we only give it a shot. Nick Vujicic
Jay Z wasn't great when 2pac and Biggie was alive. Future
The difference between a bad artist and a good one is: the bad artist seems to copy a great deal; the good one really does. William Blake
What we feel and think and are is to a great extent determined by the state of our ductless glands and viscera. Aldous Huxley
Great things in business are never done by one person. They're done by a team of people. Steve Jobs
Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion. Jack Kerouac
One of the great needs of Negro children is to have books about themselves and their lives that can help them be proud. Langston Hughes
We are a sum total of what we have learned from all who have taught us, both great and small. Myles Munroe
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it. Andrew Carnegie
Belief in oneself and knowing who you are, I mean, that's the foundation for everything great. Jay-Z
Poetry should be great and unobtrusive, a thing which enters into one's soul, and does not startle it or amaze it with itself, but with its subject. John Keats
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. Confucius
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. Sigmund Freud
There's always pressure, a great deal of pressure, when writing, since my first books were so successful. Nicholas Sparks
To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them. Montesquieu
Great loves too must be endured. Coco Chanel
Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but only what is just, whether it happens to be done by themselves or others. Plato
Wouldn't it be great if we could look forward to a whole world in which no child will be left behind? Colin Powell
I ran into Isosceles. He had a great idea for a new triangle! Woody Allen
It is a useless life that is not consecrated to a great ideal. It is like a stone wasted on the field without becoming a part of any edifice. Jose Rizal
Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, Thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought is great and swift and free. Bertrand Russell
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude. Arthur Schopenhauer
Color in certain places has the great value of making the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic. Antoni Gaudi
I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move. Robert Louis Stevenson
Even though I write about the human race, the further away from them, the better I feel. Two miles is great; two thousand miles is beautiful. Charles Bukowski
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic. John F. Kennedy