Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it.
In our society those who are in reality superior in intelligence can be accepted by their fellows only if they pretend they are not.
In my stars I am above thee, but be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness ;thrust upon em.
None think the great unhappy, but the great.
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
A great man stands on God. A small man on a great man.
After a fellow gets famous it does not take long for someone to bob up that used to sit next to him in school.
You know, sometimes, when they say you're ahead of your time, it's just a polite way of saying you have a real bad sense of timing.