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.
He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense.
The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things.
Admire a small ship, but put your freight in a large one; for the larger the load, the greater will be the profit upon profit.
Greater than scene is situation. Greater than situation is implication. Greater than all of these is a single, entire human being, who will never be confined in any frame.
The greater the effort, the greater the glory.
The gods loves to punish whatever is greater than the rest.
The power of community to create health is far greater than any physician, clinic or hospital.
The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
Nothing so soothes our vanity as a display of greater vanity in others; it make us vain, in fact, of our modesty.
I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
My travels led me to where I am today. Sometimes these steps have felt painful, difficult, but led me to greater happiness and opportunites.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
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.