Only great men may have great faults.
Great men have big hearts.
The Irish forgive their great men when they are safely buried.
The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great men.
Great hopes make great men.
It does not take great men to do great things; it only takes consecrated men.
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
I don't believe in the Great Man theory of science or history. There are no great men, just men standing on the shoulders of other men and what they have done.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.
I jump out of perfectly good airplanes, and it's a great thrill and it allows me to share in the dangers that our great men and women in uniform share in on a regular basis.
Whoever walk with great people will be great. But those who dare read the history of great men and women will be greater.
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.
Why do great men fall? Great men fall because they can not manage success".
Great men must go through great pain The strongest storms The hardest rain The toughest climbs The roughest terrain Great men must go through great pain
Great men are not born great, they grow great . . .
Great men lose somewhat of their greatness by being near us; ordinary men gain much.
Great men are rare, poets are rarer, but the great man who is a poet, transfiguring his greatness, is the rarest of all events.
Darkest times, great men evolve.
Great men don't strive for greatness, they simply do great works.
Great men have great discipline.
I think my best work has been in France with great men. It's been my great fortune to work with really great men - with Olivier Assayas, Raoul Ruiz, Jacques Rivette. I am tutored by them.