Found 184 quotes starting with GR:

Grab reality by the balls and squeeze.
– Janet MorrisRate it:
Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.
– Zora Neale HurstonRate it:
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
– William HazlittRate it:
Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.
– Johathan EdwardsRate it:
Grace is not against good works It simply does not bless on the basis of good works. We receive blessing from God based solely on the merits of His Son--blessings freely given to us in Christ and nowhere else. The completeness that is in Christ mean deliverance from trying to 'be good' and 'do right' in order to be accepted by God.
– Richard JordanRate it:
Grace is simply, a free and unmerited favour from God. Permit me to tell you that, grace is synonymous with destiny. In the sense that, it's also a God-given gift and which is meant to be realized and utilized within a given period of time just like destiny otherwise, it will surely elapse/decline/subside or even lost outrightly. Oh! Yes, God's grace is just for a while and never forever. So, you've got to acknowledge/appreciate/utilize/maximize it (God's grace) to the fullest. Unless you want it to be withdrawn/taken away from you sooner than you even expect it. And mind you, if/when God's grace is taken away/withdrawn from you. Believe me or don't, you're as good as done for, until it's restored back to you. Because, living without God's grace is like trying to live/survive without God himself. And I guess, you know what that entails don't you?
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Grace is when your kindness and your character are radiant through your action
– Athena AthenaRate it:
Grace of God in a nutshell, is God doing for us what we can never do for ourselves and what we don't deserve for life. I mean, what God's grace does for us is, what we can't do for ourselves and not at all what we can do for ourselves. Now, that's why you do have weaknesses but God is ever strong. Moreover, you do have shortcomings, but God's grace does overtake them. You equally fail or fall sometimes or rather you are sometimes unfaithful. But, God is infallible and ever faithful unlike you. Anyway, I don't know about you. I personally really need more and more grace. Until God's grace becomes abundant and fully noticeable in my life or rather, until I'm saved wholly by his grace. In case you don't know, no human has been saved and no human will be saved eventually by his or her works. Yes! you heard me right, we all are meant to be saved by God's grace and nothing more or less.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Grace Oh, he's very popular Ed. The sportos, the motorheads, geeks, sluts, bloods, waistoids, dweebies, dickheads--they all adore him. They think he's a righteous dude.
– Ferris Bueller's Day OffRate it:
Grace under Pressure.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Grade school is the snooze button on the clock-radio of life.
– John RogersRate it:
Gradualness, gradualness, and gradualness. From the very beginning of your work, school yourself to severe gradualness in the accumulation of knowledge.
– Ivon Petrovich PavlovRate it:
Graham See what you have to ask yourself is what kind of person are you Are you the kind that sees signs, sees miracles Or do you believe that people just get lucky Or, look at the question this way Is it possible that there are no coincidences
– SignsRate it:
Graham Swing away Merrill. Merrill... swing away.
– SignsRate it:
Grammar and logic free language from being at the mercy of the tone of voice. Grammar protects us against misunderstanding the sound of an uttered name; logic protects us against what we say have double meaning.
– Rosenstock-HuessyRate it:
Grammar school never taught me anything about grammar.
– Isaac GoldbergRate it:
Grant me some wild expressions, Heavens, or I shall burst.
– George FarquharRate it:
Grant me the treasure of sublime poverty: permit the distinctive sign of our order to be that it does not possess anything of its own beneath the sun, for the glory of your name, and that it have no other patrimony than begging.
– Francis of AssisiRate it:
Grant me thirty years of equal division of inheritances and a free press, and I will provide you with a republic.
– Alexis de TocquevilleRate it:
Grant that I may not pray alone with the mouth help me that I may pray from the depths of my heart.
– Martin LutherRate it:
Grant us a brief delay impulse in everything is but a worthless servant.
– Caecilius StatiusRate it:
Grant us a brief delay; impulse in everything is but a worthless servant.
– Caecilius StatiusRate it:
Grant, Lord, that we might overcome our enemies by transforming them into friends. Make them and make us conscious of those deep inward reaches whereby every heart is rooted in our world's deep common life.
– Jewish PrayerRate it:
Graphic design is a big fucking club with spikes in it, and I want to wield it.
– James VictoreRate it:
Graphic expression is the artist's impression...
– Jerzy van UytrechtRate it:
Graphic is a expression of the impression. So make the best of it!
– Jerzy van UytrechtRate it:
Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
– Cato the ElderRate it:
Gratitude helps you to grow and expands; gratitude brings you and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you.
– Eileen CaddyRate it:
Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs."
– Josef StalinRate it:
Gratitude is a sickness, suffered by dogs.
– Joseph StalinRate it:
Gratitude is born in hearts that take time to count up past mercies.
– Charles E. JeffersonRate it:
Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
– CiceroRate it:
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
– Marcus Tullius CiceroRate it:
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.
– Felix FrankfurterRate it:
Gratitude is our most direct line to God and the angels. If we take the time, no matter how crazy and troubled we feel, we can find something to be thankful for.
– Terry Lynn TaylorRate it:
Gratitude is our most direct line to God and the angels. The more we seek gratitude, the more reason the angels will give us for gratitude and joy to exist in our lives.
– Terry Lynn TaylorRate it:
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
– Henry van DykeRate it:
Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
– Saint Mary Euphrasia (Rose Virginie Pelletier)Rate it:
Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.
– Jacques MaritainRate it:
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
– AesopRate it:
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
– Melody BeattieRate it:
Gratitude, like love, is never a dependable international emotion.
– Joseph AlsopRate it:
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Gravity is a habit that is hard to shake off.
– Terry Pratchett, "Small Gods" (1992)Rate it:
Gravity. It keeps you rooted to the ground. In space, there's not any gravity. You just kind of leave your feet and go floating around. Is that what being in love is like
– John and Brand, Josh FalseyRate it:
Gray hair is a sign of age, not wisdom.
– Greek ProverbRate it:
Gray skies are just clouds passing over.
– Duke EllingtonRate it:
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
– Baltasar GracianRate it:
Great and unexpected successes are often the cause of foolish rushing into acts of extravagance.
– DemosthenesRate it:
Great anger is more destructive than the sword
– Tamil ProverbRate it:
Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.
– George Jean NathanRate it:
Great artists have no country.
– Alfred du MassetRate it:
Great causes and little men go ill together.
– Jawaharlal NehruRate it:
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 LopezRate it:
Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion.
– Martha GrahamRate it:
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
– HerodotusRate it:
Great doubts deep wisdom, small doubts little wisdom.
– ProverbRate it:
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, 1848Rate it:
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by fiction.
– Heinrich HeineRate it:
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
Great habits sharpen our thoughts and make us great.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Great ideas behave like the Sun. Even in the middle of nowhere, they find people and shine on them!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.
– C. D. JacksonRate it:
Great ideas originate in the muscles.
– Thomas Alva EdisonRate it:
Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven.
– I ChingRate it:
Great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
– Henry Wadsworth LongfellowRate it:
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
– Thomas FullerRate it:
Great is truth, and all powerful.
– VulgateRate it:
Great leaders desire to serve, not to be served
– Bob ReishRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Great men always pay deference to greater.
– Walter Savage LandorRate it:
Great men are not always idiots
– Karen Elizabeth GordonRate it:
Great men are not always wise.
– Biblical ProverbRate it:
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force, that thoughts rule the world.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
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 AmielRate it:
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-Frédéric AmielRate it:
Great men honour intelligence, little men honour stupidity.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Great men of action ... never mind on occasion being ridiculous in a sense it is part of their job, and at times they all are. A prophet or an achiever must never mind an occasional absurdity, it is an occupational risk.
– Oswald MosleyRate it:
Great minds are to make others great. Their superiority is to be used, not to break the multitude to intellectual vassalage, not to establish over them a spiritual tyranny, but to rouse them from lethargy, and to aidthem to judge for themselves.
– William Ellery ChanningRate it:
Great minds discuss ideas Average minds discuss events Small minds discuss people.
– UnknownRate it:
Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
– Eleanor RooseveltRate it:
Great minds have purposes, little minds have wishes.
– Washington IrvingRate it:
Great minds have purposes, others have wishes.
– Washington IrvingRate it:
Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
– Washington IrvingRate it:
Great minds think alike, and fools seldom differ.
– AnonymousRate it:
Great minds think alike.
– AnonymousRate it:
Great minds think independently, not alike.
– UnknownRate it:
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts--the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
– John RuskinRate it:
Great necessities call forth great leaders.
– Abigail AdamsRate it:
Great necessities call out great virtues.
– Abigail AdamsRate it:
Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.
– Sally KochRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Great people are those who make others feel that they, too, can become great.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.
– Fran LebowitzRate it:
Great persecutors are recruited among martyrs whose heads haven't been cut off.
– Emil CioranRate it:
Great photos of the great moments always give us a great joy!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Great poets are great copy editors.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
Great Socialist statesmen aren't made, they're still-born.
– SakiRate it:
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 NoonanRate it:
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, 1940Rate it:
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
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 EinsteinRate it:
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. JungRate it:
Great tests often precede greatness. Oh! yes, every great man or woman right here or out there has been tested and then toughened with diverse challenges, confrontations, failures, uncertaintities and things like that. ~Emeasoba George.
Great things are accomplished by talented people who believe they will accomplish them.
– Warren BennisRate it:
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
– Vincent Van GoghRate it:
Great things are done by a seris of small things brought together.
– Vincent Van GoghRate it:
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
– Vincent van GoghRate it:
Great things happen in small places. Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Jesse Jackson was born in Greenville.
– Jesse JacksonRate it:
Great thoughts always come from the heart.
– Luc de Clapiers, marquis de VauvenarguesRate it:
Great thoughts cannot remain silent. They are born to scream!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Great victories are always preceded by great tests.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
Great wisdom is generous petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
– Chuang-tzuRate it:
Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
– Chuang-tzu, On Leveling All ThingsRate it:
Great wits are sure to madness near allied And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
– John DrydenRate it:
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
– James Henry Leigh HuntRate it:
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
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'BrienRate it:
Greater cane does not make greater humans. (Une plus grande canne - N'agrandit l'homme.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Greater is our terror of the unknown.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
– JesusRate it:
Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his friends for his life.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Greatest fools are the most often satisfied.
– Nicolas Boileau-DespréauxRate it:
greatest knight that ever lived
– Stephen LangtonRate it:
Greatness consists in trying to be great. There is no other way.
– Albert CamusRate it:
Greatness demands great courage.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Greatness is great power, producing great effects. It is not enough that a man has great power in himself, he must shew it to all the world in a way that cannot be hid or gainsaid.
– William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of HatingRate it:
Greatness is more than potential. It is the execution of that potential. Beyond the raw talent. You need the appropriate training. You need the discipline. You need the inspiration. You need the drive.
– Eric A. Burns, Gossamer Commons, 08-12-05Rate it:
Greatness is never a will-o'-the-wisp i.e. it's not a difficult thing to achieve. For, seed of greatness is already in you. But, you've got to spring it up, by taking a leap of faith and calculated risks.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Greatness is never a will-o'-the-wisp i.e. it's not a difficult thing to achieve. For, seed of greatness is already in you. But, you've got to spring it up.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Greatness is not in were we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind, and somtimes agaisnt it - but sail we must. And not drift, nor lie at anchor.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age.
– Alfred Victor VignyRate it:
Greatness is the flower of great adversity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Greatness is to stay humble when the whole world calls you great!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Greatness is when people impersonate rather than outperform you!!!!
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Greedy eaters dig their graves with their teeth.
– French ProverbRate it:
Green Goblin The itsy bitsy spider climbed up the water spout. Down came the Goblin and took the spider out.
– Spider-ManRate it:
Green Goblin We are who we choose to be... now, CHOOSE.
– Spider-ManRate it:
Green tea by day, Red wine by night. -Johnny The Walker
– Johnny WowkRate it:
Greenspun's Tenth Rule of Programming: any sufficiently complicated C or Fortran program contains an ad hoc informally-specified bug-ridden slow implementation of half of Common Lisp.
– Philip GreenspunRate it:
Greetings on this most exceedingly beautiful spring morning. A morning swollen with new life, a morning on which, if I had the voice, I would let loose with song. It's hard to believe just a few short weeks ago we were eating our cornflakes in the wintery dark. Now, well it's still kind of dim out there, but I can see the golden glow of Apollo's chariot waiting in the wings, about to make its entrance. Winter's on the lam, no doubt.
– Andrew SchneiderRate it:
Greetings, I am pleased to see that we are different. May we together become greater than the sum of both of us.
– Leonard NimoyRate it:
Grief and tragedy and hatred are only for a time. Goodness, remembrance and love have no end.
– George W. BushRate it:
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Grief can't be shared. Everyone carries it alone, his own burdens, his own way.
– Anne Spencer Morrow LindberghRate it:
Grief can't be shared. Everyone carries it alone. His own burden in his own way.
– Anne Morrow LindberghRate it:
Grief is a normal healthy response to loss
– The Omani ShedRate it:
Grief is a reminder of our physical existence and its inevitable end. Letting go is a whisper that We Are Eternal.
– Gordana BiernatRate it:
Grief is a species of idleness.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Grief is the agony of an instant, the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys.
– Alphonse Marie Louis de LamartineRate it:
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys.
– Alphonse de LamartineRate it:
Grief shared is half grief; Joy shared is double joy.
– Honduran ProverbRate it:
Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver.
– SophoclesRate it:
Grief that is dazed and speechless is out of fashion: the modern woman mourns her husband loudly and tells you the whole story of his death, which distresses her so much that she forgets not the slightest detail about it.
– Jean de La BruyèreRate it:
Grief, after all, is like smoking in a damp country — what was at first a necessity becomes afterwards an indulgence.
– Letitia Elizabeth LandonRate it:
Grief, and an estate, is joy understood,
– Gregory NunnRate it:
Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?
– Lady Flora Hastings, “Swan Song”Rate it:
Gross ignorance produces a dogmatic spirit. He who knows nothing thinks he can teach others what he has himself just been learning. He who knows much scarcely believes that what he is saying is unknown to others, and consequently speaks with more hesitation.
– La Bruy?reRate it:
Gross National Happiness is more important than Gross National Product.
– Jigme Khesar Namgyel WangchuckRate it:
Grossness is not difficult to define: it is obtrusive and objectionable pleasantry.
– TheophrastusRate it:
Grow into your ideals so that life cannot rob you of them.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Grow old along with me The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made Our times are in his hand who saith, A whole I planned, Youth shows but half trust God See all, nor be afraid
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Grow on your strengths; not on others' weakness
– Dr. Shreenivas R. DeshpandeRate it:
Growing old is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
– Jack BennyRate it:
Growing up female in America. What a liability! You grew up with your ears full of cosmetic ads, love songs, advice columns, whoreoscopes, Hollywood gossip, and moral dilemmas on the level of TV soap operas. What litanies the advertisers of the good life chanted at you! What curious catechisms!
– Erica JongRate it:
Growing up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, I was fascinated by mechanical and electrical gadgets—anything with a cord, a plug, a battery, a light, a motor.
– George KravisRate it:
Grown men can learn from very little children for the hearts of little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.
– Black ElkRate it:
Grown ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
– Antoine de Saint-ExuperyRate it:
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
– Antoine De Saint-ExuperyRate it:
Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.
– Gail SheehyRate it:
Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.
– Edward AbbeyRate it:
Growth is the only evidence of life.
– John Henry NewmanRate it:
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
– Pearl Sydenstricker BuckRate it:
Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown.
– George ShinnRate it:
Grub first, then ethics.
– Bertolt BrechtRate it:
Grubb goes back, back... He's under the warning track and makes the play.
– Jerry ColemanRate it:

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