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Some men are like pyramids, which are very broad where they touch the ground, but grow narrow as they reach the sky. - Henry Ward Beecher

I am so convinced of the advantages of looking at mankind instead of reading about them, and of the bitter effects of staying at home with all the narrow prejudices of an Islander, that I think there should be a law amongst us to set our young men abroad for a term among the few allies our wars have left us. - Lord Byron

If you can't have faith in what is held up to you for faith, you must find things to believe in yourself, for a life without faith in something is too narrow a space to live. - George Edward Woodberry

It's just as possible to live to the full in a narrow corner as it is in bigness. - Sylvia Ashton-Warner

Hatred is the vice of narrow souls; they feed it with all their littleness, and make it the pretext of base tyrannies. - Honore de Balzac

I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him. - Booker T. Washington

It looks to me to be narrow and pedantic to apply the ordinary ideas of criminal justice to this great public contest. I do not know the method of drawing up an indictment against a whole people. - Edmund Burke

In sight of peace, from the Narrow Seas O'er half the world to run, With a cheated crew, to league anew With the Goth and the shameless Hun. - Joseph Rudyard Kipling

One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit. - Alexander Pope