A Quote by Thomas Woodrow Wilson on life, living, greatness, and purpose

You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

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A Quote by James Cooper on greatness, character, and individual

All greatness of character is dependent on individuality. The man who has no other existence than that which he partakes in common with all around him, will never have any other than an existence of mediocrity.

James Cooper

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on greatness, change, and world

As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by Ernst Fischer on machines, greatness, and imperfection

As machines become more and more efficient and perfect, so it will become clear that imperfection is the greatness of man.

Ernst Fischer

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A Quote by Stanislaw Lem on greatness and trust

Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.

Stanislaw Lem

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A Quote by Robert F Kennedy, Jr. on greatness, history, and purpose

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.

Robert Kennedy

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A Quote by John Drinkwater on greatness, poetry, and writing

Great men are rare, poets are rarer, but the great man who is a poet, transfiguring his greatness, is the rarest of all events.

John Drinkwater (1882 - 1937)

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A Quote by Vincent Van Gogh on greatness and detail

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent van Gogh (1853 - 1890)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on greatness and chance

What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Henri Frédéric Amiel on greatness, extraordinary, and nature

Great men are true men, the men in whom nature has succeeded. They are not extraordinary - they are in the true order. It is the other species of men who are not what they ought to be.

Henri Frederic Amiel (1821 - 1881)

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