One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
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 megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history.
My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense.
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.
My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.
The great object is that every man be armed.
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.