The true revolutionary is guided by great feelings of love.— Che Guevara
Inspiring True Greatness quotations
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things.
He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
A true and faithful Christian does not make holy living an accidental thing.
It is his great concern. As the business of the soldier is to fight, so the business of the Christian is to be like Christ.
To make a great dream come true, the first requirement is a great capacity to dream; the second is persistence.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately.
The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being.
He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.
True motivation comes from achievement, personal development, job satisfaction, and recognition.
Real true faith is man's weakness leaning on God's strength.
A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be.
There is no difficulty that enough LOVE will not conquer, no disease that enough LOVE will not heal, no door that enough LOVE will not open, no gulf that enough LOVE will not bridge, no wall that enough LOVE will not throw down, no sin that enough LOVE will not redeem.
Friends are those rare people who ask how we are, and then wait to hear the answer.
Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.
I was brought up to believe that a person must be rescued when drowning, regardless of religion and nationality. The term ‘hero’ irritates me greatly – the opposite is true – I continue to have pangs of conscience that I did so little.
A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are. Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
The true leader is a different sort; he seeks effective activity which has a truly beneficient purpose. He inspires others to follow in his wake, and holding aloft the torch of wisdom, leads the way for society to realize its genuinely great aspirations.
At the risk of seeming ridiculous, let me say that the true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born.
Sleep sweetly, tender heart, in peace;
Sleep, holy spirit, blessed soul,While the stars burn, the moons increase,And the great ages onward roll. Sleep till the end, true soul and sweet. Nothing comes to thee new or strange. Sleep full of rest from head to feet;Lie still, dry dust, secure of change.
That Book, the Bible, accounts for the supremacy of England.
England has become great & happy by the knowledge of the true God through Jesus Christ.
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in true economy.
He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog.
You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion. Our dogs will love and admire the meanest of us, and feed our colossal vanity with their uncritical homage.
True greatness...always requires regular, consistent, small, and sometimes ordinary and mundane steps over a long period of time.
This it is to be a man of the highest type: to be and not seem;
to do and not simply to talk; to have the right ideal, the true motive and patiently to transform conduct in accordance with it.
The great want of our race is perfect educators to train new-born minds, who are infallible teachers of what is right and true.
Dreams must be heeded and accepted. For a great many of them come true.
America you are beautiful . . . and blessed . . . . The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being, but especially the weakest and most defenseless. If you want equal justice for all and true freedom and lasting peace, then America, defend life.
Be strong, but not rude; Be kind, but not weak; Be bold, but not bully; Be humble, but not timid; Be prooud, but not arrogant.
The flames of freedom which were lighted across this great land of ours in Thomas Jefferson's day have continued to burn with an intense and magnetic light for nearly 200 years. They have been fed by the spiritual fuel which abounds only in a land where an abiding faith in God and recognition of Him as the true Author of Liberty prevail.
Any great warrior is also a scholar, and a poet, and an artist.
Better to have loved and lost than to live with regret.
It is better to fail in originality, than to succeed in imitation.
He who has never failed somewhere, that man can not be great. Failure is the true test of greatness.
Take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
Integrity is the first step to true greatness.
Men love to praise, but are slow to practice it. To maintain it in high places costs self-denial; in all places it is liable to opposition, but its end is glorious, and the universe will yet do it homage.