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Goodness does not consist in greatness, but greatness in goodness. - Athenaeus


Believe that you possess a basic goodness, which is the foundation for the greatness you can ultimately achieve. - Les Brown


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. - Khalil Gibran


The path to greatness is along with others. - Baltasar Gracian Y Morales


If we study the lives of great men and women carefully and unemotionally we find that, invariably, greatness was developed, tested and revealed through the darker periods of their lives. One of the largest tributaries of the RIVER OF GREATNESS is always the STREAM OF ADVERSITY. - Joan Rivers


The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is. - Phillips Brooks


It takes a certain courage and a certain greatness to be truly base. - Jean Anouilh Ardele


The first element of greatness is fundamental humbleness (this should not be confused with servility); the second is freedom from self; the third is intrepid courage, which, taken in its widest interpretation, generally goes with truth; and the fourth, the power to love, although I have put it last, is the rarest. - Lady Emma Alice Margaret 'Margot' Asquith


If a man has any greatness in him, it comes to light, not in one flamboyant hour, but in the ledger of his daily work. - Beryl Markham