America's greatest crime against the black man was not slavery or lynching, but that he was taught to wear a mask of self-hate and self-doubt.— Malcolm X
Profound Greatest Man quotations
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself.
Become familiar with your home, but know also about your neighbors.
The young man who never went anywhere thinks his mother is the greatest cook.
It is the individual who is not interested in his fellow men who has the greatest difficulties in life and provides the greatest injury to others. It is fro+m among such individuals that all human failures spring.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
To conquer himself is the greatest victory that man can gain.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look upon his own person.
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.
Happiness is man's greatest aim in life.
Tranquility and rationality are the cornerstones of happiness.
I have always been among those who believed that the greatest freedom of speech was the greatest safety, because if a man is a fool, the best thing to do is to encourage him to advertise the fact by speaking.
The greatest flaw of human beings is to remain glued to the inventory of reason.
Reason doesn't deal with man as energy. Reason deals with instruments that create energy, but it has never seriously occurred to reason that we are better than instruments: we are organisms that create energy. We are bubbles of energy.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious.
Perhaps the greatest barrier to revival on a large scale is the fact that we are to interested in a great display. We want an exhibition; God is looking for a man who will throw himself entirely on God. Whenever self-effort, self-glory, self-seeking or self-promotion enters into the work of revival, then God leaves us to ourselves.
The wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings.
Let food be your medicine.
To be yourself in a world that in constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
In my idea General Washington is the greatest man; for I look upon him as the most virtuous.
A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do.
Our greatest glory is not in never failling but in rising every time we fall.
Let no man of us budge one step, and let slaveholders come to beat us from our country. America is more our country, than it is the whites-we have enriched it with our blood and tears. The greatest riches in all America have arisen from our blood and tears.
I would rather win souls than be the greatest king or emperor on earth;
I would rather win souls than be the greatest general that ever commanded an army; I would rather win souls than be the greatest poet, or novelist, or literary man who ever walked the earth. My one ambition in life is to win as many as possible.
He who Serves his fellows is, of all his fellows, greatest
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Man's greatest joy is to slay his enemy, plunder his riches, ride his steeds, see the tears of his loved ones and embrace his women
Hate is too great a burden to bear.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-and possibly teh bogey man.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.
If he does that, he will be the greatest man in the world.
A man's greatest moment in life is when his enemy lays vanquished, his village aflame, his herds driven before you and his weeping wives and daughters are clasped to your breast.
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine.
The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
One man loved the pilgrim soul in you, And loved the sorrows of your changing face.
Stop looking for the path of least resistance and start running down the path of greatest glory to God and good to others, because that's what Jesus, the Real Man, did.
It was the greatest honor God did to man that he made man in the image of God;
but it is the greatest dishonor man has done to God that he has made God in the image of man.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The other part of the true religion is our duty to man.
We must love our neighbour as our selves, we must be charitable to all men for charity is the greatest of graces, greater then even faith or hope & covers a multitude of sins. We must be righteous & do to all men as we would they should do to us.
I cannot prove to you that God exists, but my work has proved empirically that the pattern of God exists in every man and that this pattern in the individual has at its disposal the greatest transforming energies of which life is capable. Find this pattern in your own individual self and life is transformed.
Christians should never have a political party.
It is a huge mistake to become married to an ideology, because the greatest enemy of the gospel is ideology. Ideology is a man-made format of how the world ought to work, and Christians instead believed in the revealing truth Scripture.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
The greatest king of Israel, King David, the author of the Psalms, sent a man out to die in battle so that he could sleep with his wife.
The greatest victory a man can win is victory over himself.
It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him.
Zen opens a man's eyes to the greatest mystery as it is daily and hourly performed; it enlarges the heart to embrace eternity of time and infinity of space in its every palpitation; it makes us live in the world as if walking in the garden of Eden
I'm a Muslim. I've been a Muslim for 20 years. . . . You know me. I'm a boxer. I've been called the greatest. People recognize me for being a boxer and a man of truth. I wouldn't be here representing Islam if it were terrorist. . . . I think all people should know the truth, come to recognize the truth. Islam is peace.