Take those chances and you can achieve greatness, whereas if you go conservative, you'll never know. I truly believe what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Even if you fail, learning and moving on is sometimes the best thing.
Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
The first step toward greatness is to be honest.
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
We must remember that, within each difficulty, the seed for its solution is stored, and quite possibly the seed of greatness is there, too, just waiting to be found.
A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility. It is a foundation for the development of such virtues as prayer, faith, courage, contentment, happiness, love, and well-being.
The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment.
I'm not the greatest; I'm the double greatest. Not only do I knock 'em out, I pick the round.
"Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. you only need a heart full of grace. a soul generated by love."
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.
Feelings could cause us to do the unexpected in life. However, they should never be considered negative since they could motivate us into doing some great things.
There is greatness in the fear of God, contentment in faith of God, and honour in humility.
Sighing that Nature formed but one such man, and broke the die....
It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and the great welcome them out of vanity or need.
Greatness after all, ion spite of its name, appears to be not so much a certain size as a certain quality in human lives. It may be present in lives whose range is very small.
To think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted.
To be simple is to be great.
There are no great men, only great challenges that ordinary men are forced by circumstances to meet.
“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.”
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.
“If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.”