One hundred percent of our earnings are reinvested in the company, and a great deal of that goes to research.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in the morning.
Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
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.
The human race is the basis on which heaven is founded, is because man was last created, and that which is last created is the basis of all that precedes.
Within the sacred precints the profane is transcended. On the most archaic levels of culture this posibility of transcendence is expressed by various "images of an opening"; here, in the sacred enclosure, communication with gods is made possible; hence there must be a door to the world above, by which the gods cand descend to earth and man can symbolically ascend to heaven.
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Now that the House of Commons is trying to become useful, it does a great deal of harm.
Man, of all the animals, is probably the only one to regard himself as a great delicacy.
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.
I've talked about sex a great deal in my music for a great while now. I feel very comfortable with it.
I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.
To vilify a great man is the readiest way in which a little man can himself attain greatness.
Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart.
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude tolive after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowdkeeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal.
You see many stars at night in the sky but find them not when the sun rises; can you say that there are no stars in the heaven of day? So, O man! because you behold not God in the days of your ignorance, say not that there is no God.
When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.