Great Quotes

Our conscience, which is a great ledger book, wherein are written all our offenses...grinds our souls with the remembrance of some precedent sins, makes us reflect upon, accuse and condemn ourselves.

Robert Burton

All men can do great things, if they know what great things are.

Samuel Butler

Like great works, deep feelings always mean more than they are conscious of saying.

Albert Camus

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.

Nelson Mandela

Education is the great equalizer, and shouldnt be limited to the wealthiest few.

James Enos (Jim) Clyburn

Capitalism is a great idea in theory, but in practice it just doesn't work.

Jeremy Hardy

Our rich texture of racial, religious and political diversity will be a Godsend in the 21st century. Great rewards will come to those who can live together, learn together, work together, forge new ties that bind together.

William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton

All things are from God; and above all, reason and imagination and the great gifts of the mind. They are good in themselves; and we must not altogether forget their origin even in their perversion.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Mountains appear more lofty the nearer they are approached, but great men resemble them not in this particular.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

The fool has one great advantage over a man of sense he is always satisfied with himself.

Napolon Bonaparte

Goodness consists not in the outward things we do, but in the inward thing we are. To be is the great thing.

Edwin Hubbell Chapin

A great portrait is always more a portrait of the painter than of the painted.

Samuel Butler

Money is the greatest concern for small characters, but is nothing but the smallest for great characters.

Nicolas Chamfort

Adversity, if a man is set down to it by degrees, is more supportable with equanimity by most people than any great prosperity arrived at in a single lifetime.

Samuel Butler

Great persons are able to do great kindnesses.

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

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