The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
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.
It's a very close-knit family. Everyone is there for each other. Also, it's a smaller tour, so it's an honor to be chosen. I feel lucky to be on this tour.
Successful people recognize crisis as a time for change - from lesser to greater, smaller to bigger.
My mom hates to water the Christmas tree. So because I'm smaller than her, I have to crawl under the tree to water it every year.
It is hard to compare it. Most custom home builders don't build smaller than 2,200 square feet. And that is about what we top out at. So its not a true apples to apples comparison.
War will never cease until babies begin to come into the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands.
Measured in time of transport and communication, the whole round globe is now smaller than a small European country was a hundred years ago.
You know, when Republicans were in charge, we doubled the debt. But, now, our concern is the Democrats are in charge and they're tripling the debt. So, really, our concern is that we want smaller government.
It seems like all the good looking people have smaller dogs these days. Especially for the women, because they always come in with their little Chihuahuas and the guys come in with their Golden Retrievers.
I guess the line between being paranoid and being a rock star is smaller than one would expect.
Since the Columbia accident, the Russian space agency, or the Russian space program, has been literally carrying the load bringing us all the supplies we need on the Progress vehicle, smaller amounts on the Soyuz vehicles.
The more the schemata are differentiated, the smaller the gap between the new and the familiar becomes, so that novelty, instead of constituting an annoyance avoided by the subject, becomes a problem and invites searching.
Westminster Abbey, the Tower, a steeple, one church, and then another, presented themselves to our view; and we could now plainly distinguish the high round chimneys on the tops of the houses, which yet seemed to us to form an innumerable number of smaller spires, or steeples.
In independent film you tend to have stories that involve more of a community, and the smaller characters are important to the story.
For the greater beauty of the instrument, the balls representing the planets are to be of considerable bigness; but so contrived, that they may be taken off at pleasure, and others, much smaller, and fitter for some purposes, put in their places.
Most journalists now believe that a person's privacy zone gets smaller and smaller as the person becomes more and more powerful.
I am still interested in the long or serial poem, but have written a few smaller things. I may start sending to journals again in a year or so... that's about it.
Over the past decade... while many businesses have pursued what I call 'business as usual,' I have been part of a different, smaller business movement, one that tried to put idealism back on the agenda.
If I remember rightly Holland for instance has something like 45, and it's a much smaller country. In comparison we have very few and they are very badly financed.
Looking at the high cost of occupation in Iraq and the needs we have in this country, would it not have been better to have smaller tax cuts in order to keep down the deficits.
There is no need to worry about mere size. We do not necessarily respect a fat man more than a thin man. Sir Isaac Newton was very much smaller than a hippopotamus, but we do not on that account value him less.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount of knowledge but it will be of far less value than a much smaller amount if you have not thought it over for yourself.
We think there's a huge opportunity in smaller vehicles. Smaller vehicles done in an American way.
Ronald Reagan's vision of smaller government, less taxes, and a strong national defense has led to a prosperous America. As president, he rebuilt our military and reinvigorated our confidence in ourselves.