Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Out of Ireland have we come, great hatred, little room, maimed us at the start. I carry from my mother's womb a fanatic heart.
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
When I played Robin Hood, I knew the great role was Alan Rickman's and it didn't bother me. I always think that leading actors should be called the best supporting actors.
I lived in a small town. It was 2,000 people in Canada. A little river that went through it and we swam in the - you know, there was a lot of water around. Niagara Falls was about four or five miles away.
Fishes live in the sea, as men do on land: the great ones eat up the little ones.
Verily, great grace may go with a little gift; and precious are all things that come from a friend.
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
There's never going to be a great misunderstanding of me. I think I'm a little whacked.
The creations of a great writer are little more than the moods and passions of his own heart, given surnames and Christian names, and sent to walk the earth.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
I am little concerned with beauty or perfection. I don't care for the great centuries. All I care about is life, struggle, intensity.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
Fishes live in the sea, as men do a-land; the great ones eat up the little ones.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
I actually thought that it would be a little confusing during the same period of your life to be in one meeting when you're trying to make money, and then go to another meeting where you're giving it away.
New York now leads the world's great cities in the number of people around whom you shouldn't make a sudden move.
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be contrary to it. Oppositions of colors contrast; but there are also colors contrary to each other, that is, which produce an ill effect because they shock the eye when brought very near it.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
To vilify a great man is the readiest way in which a little man can himself attain greatness.
I did not like leaving them when they were little or big. You have to have priorities regarding what you will allow to take you away from your kid.