I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
What greater reassurance can the weak have than that they are like anyone else?
Our frustration is greater when we have much and want more than when we have nothing and want some. We are less dissatisfied when we lack many things than when we seem to lack but one thing.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Music is the voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows.
“The greater your capacity to love, the greater your capacity to feel the pain.”
You can have no dominion greater or less than that over yourself.
One unerring mark of the love of truth is not entertaining any proposition with greater assurance than the proofs it is built upon will warrant.
There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.
The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.
Lenience will operate with greater force, in some instances than rigor. It is therefore my first wish to have all of my conduct distinguished by it.
We do not hate as long as we still attach a lesser value, but only when we attach an equal or a greater value.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Man tends to increase at a greater rate than his means of subsistence.
The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.