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  1. Picture quote by Plato about victory

    The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself. ⏤ Plato

  2. Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

    Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous. ⏤ Sayings

  3. Picture quote by Roy Bennett about motivational

    Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end. ⏤ Roy Bennett

  4. Picture quote by Henry Rollins about inspirational

    You need a little bit of insanity to do great things. ⏤ Henry Rollins

  5. Picture quote by Bruce Lee about motivational

    Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail. ⏤ Bruce Lee

  6. Picture quote by Sayings about attitude

    No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is. ⏤ Sayings

  7. Picture quote by Sayings about religion

    Nothing happens by accident. God is preparing you for great things. ⏤ Sayings

  8. Picture quote about doubt

    There is no higher truth, no greater knowledge, than never doubting who you are.

  9. Picture quote by Kara Goucher about inspirational

    Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great. ⏤ Kara Goucher

  10. Picture quote by Amy Poehler about action

    Great people do things before they are ready. ⏤ Amy Poehler

  11. Picture quote by Steve Jobs about inspirational

    The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. s with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. ⏤ Steve Jobs

  12. Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

    If you want to achieve greatness stop asking for permission. ⏤ Sayings

  13. Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

    If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from inside. ⏤ Sayings

  14. Picture quote by Kobe Bryant about inspire

    The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be great in whatever they want to do. ⏤ Kobe Bryant

  15. Picture quote by Mark Twain about people

    Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, by the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. ⏤ Mark Twain

  16. Picture quote by Washington Irving about mind

    Great minds have purposes; others have wishes. ⏤ Washington Irving

  17. Picture quote about responsibility

    Responsibility is the price of greatness.

  18. Picture quote by Seneca about motivational

    It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness. ⏤ Seneca

  19. Picture quote by Ranal Currie about choice

    We bury the greatness inside us when we choose to be average. ⏤ Ranal Currie

  20. Picture quote by Samuel Johnson about perseverance

    Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. ⏤ Samuel Johnson

  21. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about mind

    Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  22. Picture quote by Vincent Van Gogh about achievement

    Great things are done by a series of small things, brought together. ⏤ Vincent Van Gogh

  23. Picture quote by Mandy Hale about attitude

    A great attitude becomes a great day which becomes a great month which becomes a great year which becomes a great life. ⏤ Mandy Hale

  24. Picture quote by Chinese Proverbs about control

    Laws control a lesser person, right conduct controls a greater one. ⏤ Chinese Proverbs

  25. Picture quote by Winston Churchill about responsibility

    Show the path from the front. The price of greatness is responsibility. ⏤ Winston Churchill

What are the best great quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about great of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best great quotations. Top great sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.

William James

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.

Steve Jobs

Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk.

Dalai Lama

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more luck I have.

Thomas Jefferson

A great man shows his greatness by the way he treats little men.

Thomas Carlyle

The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.

Leonardo da Vinci

You can’t be great if you don’t feel great. Make exceptional health your priority.

Robin S. Sharma

Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Madame de Stael

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

You only get one life. You might as well spend it working on something great.

Paul Graham

Great achievers are driven, not so much by the pursuit of success, but by the fear of failure.

Larry Ellison

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

Nelson Mandela

Great minds have purposes, little minds have wishes.

Washington Irving

You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

Small opportunities are often the beginnings of great enterprises.


All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Great vision without great people is irrelevant.

Jim Collins

Great things are not something accidental, but must certainly be willed.

Vincent Van Gogh

Mastery is great,but even that is not enough. You have to be able to change course without a bead of sweat, or remorse.

Tom Peters

Great leaders encourage and enable others to become great.

Susan McCann

To walk around with an ego is a bad thing. To have confidence in yourself is a great thing.

Fred Durst

A great leader's courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.

John Maxwell

If your leadership is ample, you will be a great example.

Daniel Evans

Whatever you are, be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

The first step toward greatness is to be honest.


No great thing is created suddenly.


Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.

Ray Charles

You don't have to be great to get started, but you do have to get started to be great.

Lee J. Colan

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

There is no greatness where simplicity, goodness and truth are absent.

Leo Tolstoy

The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.


A great person is one who affects the mind of their generation.

Benjamin Disraeli

Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.

G. W. F. Hegel

Great people are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force, that thoughts rule the world.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.

Arthur Schopenhauer

To achieve greatness one should live as if they will never die.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.

Albert Camus

They're only truly great who are truly good.

George Chapman

The essence of greatness is the perception that virtue is enough.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Not he is great who can alter matter, but he who can alter my state of mind.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do not despise the bottom rungs in the ascent to greatness.

Publilius Syrus

I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in the morning.

Jonathan Swift

A great man stands on God. A small man on a great man.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness

William Cullen Bryant

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.


Man is only truly great when he acts from his passions.

Benjamin Disraeli

Greatness is a spiritual condition.

Matthew Arnold

No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great people are meteors designed to burn so that the earth may be lighted.

Napoleon Bonaparte

All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.

Alexis Carrel

Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation the source of strength is one's self. When one prays he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Chiang Kai-shek

Great men are not always wise.


If you would attain greatness, think no little thoughts.


No one ever became great by imitation.

Samuel Johnson

The measure of a master is his success in bringing all men around to his opinion twenty years later.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Well, I wouldn't say that I was in the great class, but I had a great time while I was trying to be great.

Harry S Truman

No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.

William Hazlitt

It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.


To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted by no difficulty; to keep heart when all have lost it -- who can say this is not greatness?

William Makepeace Thackeray

He was dull in a new way, and that made many think him great.

Samuel Johnson

The superiority of some men is merely local. They are great because their associates are little.

Samuel Johnson

There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those.

Mother Theresa

To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it.


Let us never forget that the greatest man is never more than an animal disguised as a god.

Francis Picabia

Neither wealth or greatness render us happy.

Jean De La Fontaine

Great and good are seldom the same man.

Thomas Fuller

The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.

Thomas Carlyle

The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.

William Booth

Nature's great masterpiece, an elephant;the only harmless great thing.

John Donne

There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.


Greatness does not approach him who is forever looking down.


I do myself a greater injury in lying than I do him of whom I tell a lie.

Michel de Montaigne

There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.

Benjamin Franklin

He is great who is what he is from nature, and who never reminds us of others.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great men are the guideposts and landmarks in the state.

Edmund Burke

Great men hallow a whole people, and lift up all who live in their time.

Sydney Smith

There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has done so itself.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don't really matter.

Francis Chan

A great man's greatest good luck is to die at the right time.

Eric Hoffer

The qualities of a great man are vision, integrity, courage, understanding, the power of articulation, and profundity of character.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Being too good is apt to be uninteresting.

Harry S Truman

A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it without effort.

John Ruskin

Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the security of a god.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

There would be no great men if there were no little ones.

George Herbert

Selflessness = Greatness

Ogunlela Olu

The greatest men of a nation are those it puts to death.

Ernest Renan

Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.

Leigh Hunt

The essence of greatness is neglect of the self.

James A. Froude

A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person less.

Jean De La Bruyere

There are no great men, only great challenges that ordinary men are forced by circumstances to meet.

William F. Halsey

Great men always pay deference to greater.

Walter Savage Landor

Sighing that Nature formed but one such man, and broke the die.

Lord Byron

After a fellow gets famous it does not take long for someone to bob up that used to sit next to him in school.

Kin Hubbard

There is nothing as special as watching greatness.

Sean Astin

It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.

Charles Dickens

Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Th abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power.

William Shakespeare

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