The greatness of a man’s power is the measure of his surrender.
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
Man’s greatness lies in his power of thought.
Greatness is a spiritual condition worthy to excite love, interest, and admiration; and the outward proof of possessing greatness is that we excite love, interest and admiration.
Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery – courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards and respectable ways of doing things.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
Greatness and goodness are not means, but ends.
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.
Great men lose somewhat of their greatness by being near us; ordinary men gain much.