Found 170 quotes starting with GR:


Great anger is more destructive than the sword
– Tamil Proverb
Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.
– George Jean Nathan
Great artists have no country.
– Alfred du Masset
Great causes and little men go ill together.
– Jawaharlal Nehru
Great champions have an enormous sense of pride. The people who excel are those who are driven to show the world and prove to themselves just how good they are.
– Nancy Lopez
Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion.
– Martha Graham
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
– Herodotus
Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.
– Queen Victoria, in a letter to King Leopold of Belgium, April 4, 1848
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by fiction.
– Heinrich Heine
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Great ideas behave like the Sun. Even in the middle of nowhere, they find people and shine on them!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.
– C. D. Jackson
Great ideas originate in the muscles.
– Thomas Alva Edison
Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven.
– I Ching
Great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities.
– Thomas Jefferson
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
– Thomas Fuller
Great is truth, and all powerful.
– Vulgate
Great man is still a great man even at the bottom of a well and a little man is still a little man even at the top of a mountain!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great master Lao Tzu says that ‘The Master has no possessions. The more he does for others, the happier he is. The more he gives to others, the wealthier he is.’ Giving is indeed a very good source of happiness! One of the best treasures a man can give to someone is a good and sound idea; because birds can ascend into the sky only with wings, and men, only with good and sound ideas!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great men always pay deference to greater.
– Walter Savage Landor
Great men are not always idiots
– Karen Elizabeth Gordon
Great men are not always wise.
– Biblical Proverb
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force, that thoughts rule the world.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great men are true men, the men in whom nature has succeeded. They are not extraordinary - they are in the true order. It is the other species of men who are not what they ought to be.
– Henri-Frederic Amiel

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