Great men are little men expanded; great lives are ordinary lives intensified.
— Wilferd A. Peterson

Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with the delicious near-by freedom of death.
Walt Whitman expanded quote

Extended empires are like expanded gold, exchanging solid strength for feeble splendor.
— Samuel Johnson

The analytical geometry of Descartes and the calculus of Newton and Leibniz have expanded into the marvelous mathematical method
— Nicholas Murray Butler

I never took hallucinogenic drugs because I never wanted my consciousness expanded one unnecessary iota.
— expanded quotation by Fran Lebowitz