There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.
I just want to make a point that it's not just great teachers that sometimes shape your life. Sometimes it's the absence of great teachers that shapes your life and being ignored can be just as good for a person as being lauded.
Every man is as heaven made him, and sometimes a great deal worse.
The great cosmic illusion is a hierophany... One is devoured by Time, not because one lives in Time, but because one believes in its reality, and therefore forgets or despises eternity.
Some mystery should be left in the revelation of character in a play, just as a great deal of mystery is always left in the revelation of character in life, even in one's own character to himself.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
We all need to take a deep breath and think about being a Bush daughter and having that cross to bear. I'd go out and have a couple of drinks too.
There is something wrong about the man who wants help. There is somewhere a deep defect, a want, in brief, a need, a crying need, somewhere about that man.
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal.
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.
Again, it may be said, that to love justice and equality the people need no great effort of virtue; it is sufficient that they love themselves.
The World Trade Center is a living symbol of man's dedication to world peace... a representation of man's belief in humanity, his need for individual dignity, his beliefs in the cooperation of men, and, through cooperation, his ability to find greatness.
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
I have a great deal of company in my house; especially in the morning, when nobody calls.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point.
Now that the House of Commons is trying to become useful, it does a great deal of harm.
Nobody, I think, ought to read poetry, or look at pictures or statues, who cannot find a great deal more in them than the poet or artist has actually expressed. Their highest merit is suggestiveness.
Three-quarters of the sicknesses of intelligent people come from their intelligence. They need at least a doctor who can understand this sickness.
I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when nobody calls.
To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.
The game of golf would lose a great deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.