Great Quotes

The news that Osama Bin Laden is dead will bring great relief to people across the world.

UK Prime Minister David Cameron

What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness; second, their imagination, and third, their industry.

Salman Rushdie

When death, the great reconciler, has come, it is never our tenderness that we repent of, but our severity.

T.S. Eliot

They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

The feeling of mistrust is always the last which a great mind acquires.

Jean Baptiste Racine

One of the great privileges of being a part of the Senate, it being the greatest deliberative body in the world, is out of the discussions of ideas, hopefully truth can ultimately be achieved.

Bill Nelson

There is no more respected or influential forum in the field of journalism than the New York Times. I look forward, with great anticipation, to contributing to its op-ed page.

Ted Koppel

Every brilliant experiment, like every great work of art, starts with an act of imagination.

Jonah Lehrer

We cannot all do great things, but we can do small things with great love. -We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.

Mother Theresa

Silence is as full of potential wisdom and wit as the unhewn marble of great sculpture.

Aldous Huxley

Silence is as full of potential wisdom and wit as the unshown marble of great sculpture. The silent bear no witness against themselves.

Aldous Huxley

As the bull market goes on, people who take great risks achieve great rewards, seemingly without punishment. It's like crime without punishment or sex without sin.

Ron Chernow

An understanding of the natural world and what's in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment.

David Attenborough

A great power has to have the discipline not only to go when necessary but to know when not to go. Getting involved in ethnic, religious civil wars is a recipe for disaster.

John Kasich

Moral and spiritual decay have brought about the demise of more great nations (empires) than any invading enemy force, plague, famine and nature disasters combined

Joseph P. Martino

Commercial distress in any great business center will the more surely create widespread disaster.

Josiah Strong

In the past, people worked together only when some great disaster threatened.

Walter Ulbricht

There is something great and terrible about suicide.

Honoré De Balzac

All great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction.

Marya Mannes

Do not underestimate the power of SILENCE in a negotiation. Silence is a great tool of the skilled negotiator.

Dr. Jim Hennig

You must be fully prepared to lose a great deal in order to make a great deal.

Unknown

One of the greatest resources people cannot mobilize themselves is that they try to accomplish great things. Most worthwhile achievements are the result of many little things done in a single direction.

Nido Qubein

The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Each of us is a part of a great family - the human family, sons and daughters of God, and therefore brothers and sisters. We must work harder to build mutual respect, an attitude of tolerance with forbearance one for anoter regardless of the doctrines and philosophies we may espouse individually. Concerning these, you and I may disagree, but we can do so with respect and civility.

Gordon B. Hinckley

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