The greatness of our God lies in the fact that He is both tough minded and tenderhearted.Martin Luther King Jr.
The rendering of useful service is the common duty of mankind, and?only in the purifying fire of sacrifice is the dross of selfishness consumed and the greatness of the human soul set free.
Libertarians believe the answer to America's political problems is the same commitment to freedom that earned America its greatness: a free-market economy and the abundance and prosperity it brings; a dedication to civil liberties and personal freedom that marks this country above all others; and a foreign policy of non-intervention, peace, and free trade as prescribed by America's founders.
Goodness does not consist in greatness, but greatness in goodness.athenaeus
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune ; to be daunted by no difficulty ; to keep heart when all have lost it; to go through intrigue spotless; to forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is not greatness?
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.Aristotle
The greatness of a culture can be found in its festivalssiddharth katragadda
If any man seeks for greatness, let him forget greatness and ask for truth, and he will find both.horace mann
The greatness of the human being consists in this: that it is capable of the universe.thomas aquinas
The genius of a composer is found in the notes of his music ; but analyzing the notes will not reveal his genius. The poet 's greatness is contained in his words ; yet the study of his words will not disclose his inspiration . God reveals himself in creation; but scrutinize creation as minutely as you wish, you will not find God, any more than you will find the soul through careful examination of your body .anthony de mello
I have seen the moment of my greatness flicker, And I have seen the eternal Footman hold my coat, and snicker...
In me there dwells No greatness, save it be some far-off touch Of greatness to know well I am not great. 846Tennyson
The measure of greatness in a scientific idea is the extent to which it stimulates thought and opens up new lines of research.paul dirac
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.robert f. kennedy
To say that man is a compound of strength and weakness, light and darkness, smallness and greatness, is not to indict him, it is to define him.Denis Diderot
Sometimes I can tell the greatness of my mission with God by the resistance I am met with by the Devil.steve maraboli
One who aspires to greatness should read and study, pursuing the True Way with such a firm resolve that he is perfectly straightforward and open, rises above the superficialities of conventional behavior, and refuses to be satisfied with the petty or commonplace.yoshida shoin
In dress, habits, manners, provincialism, routine and narrowness, he acquired that charming insolence, that irritating completeness, that sophisticated crassness, that overbalanced poise that makes the Manhattan gentleman so delightfully small in his greatness.
I before Thy greatness Stand, and am afraid: All my secret thoughts Thine eye beholdeth Deep within my bosom laid.