Great Quotes

One big vice in a man is apt to keep out a great many smaller ones.

Bret Harte

Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go so much further than people with vastly superior talent.

Sophia Loren

Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks on great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.


Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, / What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name?

John Milton

History, although sometimes made up of the few acts of the great, is more often shaped by the many acts of the small.

Mark Yost

I don't believe the truth will ever be known, and I have a great contempt for history.

Gen. George Meade

You must always learn to see yourself as a great advancing soul.

Wallace D. Wattles

Great men suffer hours of depression through introspection and self-doubt. That is why they are great. That is why you will find modesty and humility the characteristics of such men.

Bruce Barton

Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn

Joseph Addison

I don't think that a mutual fund that invests exclusively in biotech start-ups or invests exclusively in companies in Thailand offers any great safety or diversification.

Ron Chernow

Great Heroes are long-lived who do not die in time; sculptors of independence. Heroic Ma avar who have departed have sown the seed for the uprising of lofty liberation of our land.

Vellupillai Pirapakaran

This art of resting the mind and the power of dismissing from it all care and worry is probably one of the secrets of energy in our great men.

Captain J A Hadfield

There is a great deal of advertising that is much better than the product. When that happens, all that the good advertising will do is put you out of business faster.

Jerry Della Femina

The way you talk about yourself and your lifeyour storyhas a great deal to do with what shows up in your day-to-day experience. Your thoughts create filters through which you view your life. If you think of yourself as a Victim, you filter all that happens to you through the lens of DDT, and you find plenty of evidence to support that viewpoint. Thats why the orientation you adopt is so important: it exerts a powerful influence on your life direction.

David Emerald
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