An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.
You learn to rise above a lot of bad things that happen in your life. And you have to keep going.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.
When you are older you will understand how precious little things, seemingly of no value in themselves, can be loved and prized above all price when they convey the love and thoughtfulness of a good heart.
I'm going to always rise above the doubt that may exist about me.
Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average.
The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.
Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions... Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.
Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
When you look at the light bulb above you, you remember Thomas Alva Edison. When the telephone bell rings, you remember Alexander Graham Bell. Marie Curie was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize. When you see the blue sky, you think of Sir C.V. Raman.
Doubt yourself and you doubt everything you see. Judge yourself and you see judges everywhere. But if you listen to the sound of your own voice, you can rise above doubt and judgment. And you can see forever.
The healthiest competition occurs when average people win by putting above average effort.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
Above all the grace and the gifts that Christ gives to his beloved is that of overcoming self.
But I believe above all that I wanted to build the palace of my memory, because my memory is my only homeland.
Training programs shouldn't be designed to deliver competence; they must be dedicated to producing excellence. Serious organizations don't aspire to be comfortably above average.
A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
Life is not an easy matter... You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you're at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky.