A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Aim for the highest.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
I don't get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed up in life I would have an excuse. But right now there's no rehab for stupidity.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.