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Great passions may either bring great victories or great sorrows! In both cases, it is always a great privilege to have great passions!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great people are those who make others feel that they, too, can become great.
– Mark Twain
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.
– Fran Lebowitz
Great persecutors are recruited among martyrs whose heads haven't been cut off.
– Emil Cioran
Great photos of the great moments always give us a great joy!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great poets are great copy editors.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Great Socialist statesmen aren't made, they're still-born.
– Saki
Great speeches have always had great soundbites. The problem now is that the young technicians who put together speeches are paying attention only to the soundbite, not to the text as a whole, not realizing that all great soundbites happen by accident, which is to say, all great soundbites are yielded up inevitably, as part of the natural expression of the text. They are part of the tapestry, they aren't a little flower somebody sewed on.
– Peggy Noonan
Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.
– Albert Einstein, quoted in New York Times, March 13, 1940
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
– Albert Einstein
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
– Albert Einstein
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.
– C. G. Jung
Great things are accomplished by talented people who believe they will accomplish them.
– Warren Bennis
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
– Vincent Van Gogh
Great things are done by a seris of small things brought together.
– Vincent Van Gogh
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
– Vincent van Gogh
Great thoughts always come from the heart.
– Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues
Great thoughts cannot remain silent. They are born to scream!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Great wisdom is generous petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
– Chuang-tzu
Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
– Chuang-tzu, On Leveling All Things
Great wits are sure to madness near allied And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
– John Dryden
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
– James Henry Leigh Hunt
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
– Samuel Johnson
Great writing is a submission to a creative force that seems to use the writer as an instrument. The writer finds that the words stream out, almost as if someone else were producing them. Writing becomes a process of discovery.
– S. O'Brien

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