Gratefulness will make you great.
Great artists are people who find the way to be themselves in their art. Any sort of pretension induces mediocrity in art and life alike.
Dreams must be heeded and accepted. For a great many of them come true.
And my dad, you're a great actor but you're a better father.
M. Scott Peck
The great awareness comes slowly, piece by piece. The path of spiritual growth is a path of lifelong learning. The experience of spiritual power is basically a joyful one.
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
Edgar Allan Poe
I have great faith in fools self-confidence my friends call it.
Presents don't really mean much to me. I don't want to sound mawkish, but - it was the realization that I have a great many people in my life who really love me, and who I really love.
I have tried to know absolutely nothing about a great many things, and I have succeeded fairly well.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We can be thankful to a friend for a few acres, or a little money and yet for the freedom and command of the whole earth, and for the great benefits of our being, our life, health, and reason, we look upon ourselves as under no obligation.
Humility is a great quality of leadership which derives respect and not just fear or hatred.
Florence Scovel Shinn
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness.
Honore de Balzac
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.
I was a great student at a great school, Wharton School of Finance.
We are persuaded that good Christians will always be good citizens, and that where righteousness prevails among individuals the Nation will be great and happy. Thus while just government protects all in their religious rights, true religion affords to government it's surest support.
If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful.
Frank Lloyd Wright
God is the great mysterious motivator of what we call nature, and it has often been said by philosophers, that nature is the will of God. And I prefer to say that nature is the only body of God that we shall ever see.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
Faith, there hath been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them.
People in tough times - it doesn't mean they don't have a great attitude.
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.