Top 505 Than Quotes

In this post, you will find great Than Quotes from famous people, such as Margaret Thatcher, Dante Alighieri, Simon Sinek, Maximilien Robespierre, Charles Lamb. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery.
Dante Alighieri
More information is always better than less. When people know the reason things are happening, even if it’s bad news, they can adjust their expectations and react accordingly. Keeping people in the dark only serves to stir negative emotions.
Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country.
Maximilien Robespierre
Here cometh April again, and as far as I can see the world hath more fools in it than ever.
Surround yourself with smart, dedicated people – to build something isn’t a one-man show. It’s more important to have smart people who really believe in what you’re doing than really experienced people who may not share your dream.
You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
The only think I like better than talking about Food is eating.
John Walters
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
I am a Republican, a black, dyed in the wool Republican, and I never intend to belong to any other party than the party of freedom and progress.
Socialism states that you owe me something simply because I exist. Capitalism, by contrast, results in a sort of reality-forced altruism: I may not want to help you, I may dislike you, but if I don’t give you a product or service you want, I will starve. Voluntary exchange is more moral than forced redistribution.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
If I am more fortunate than others I need to build a longer table not a taller fence.
It is much more secure to be feared than to be loved.
Mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed.
No trait is more justified than revenge in the right time and place.
O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars.
Christopher Marlowe
To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
No alliance in history has done more to prevent war, and no alliance is more rooted in the values America champions, than NATO.
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing.
Love is when the other person‘s happiness is more important than your own.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. This myth asserts that people simply either have certain charismatic qualities or not. That’s nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born.
The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life than the greatest of things without it.
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
I soothe my conscience now with the thought that it is

I soothe my conscience now with the thought that it is better for hard words to be on paper than that Mummy should carry them in her heart.
Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons, and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.
There’s nothing better than a cold beer.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Ozzy Osbourne
Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now.
I’d rather have a full bottle in front of me than a full frontal lobotomy.
Drones overall will be more impactful than I think people recognize, in positive ways to help society.
Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.
I disagree with people who think you learn more from getting beat up than you do from winning.
Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.
Always say ‘yes’ to the present momentSurrender to what is. Say ‘yes’ to life – and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
The price of inaction is far greater than the cost of making a mistake.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
It has never been, and never will be easy work! But the road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveler than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination.
Marion Zimmer Bradley
I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it’s marked by the blood of those who died defending it.
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous.
Your children need your presence more than your presents.
I believe that each person is more than the worst thing they’ve ever done.
Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people are right more than half of the time.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
People tend to dwell more on negative things than on good things. So the mind then becomes obsessed with negative things, with judgments, guilt and anxiety produced by thoughts about the future and so on.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society.
The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.
I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.
You can’t please everyone. When you’re too focused on living up to other people’s standards, you aren’t spending enough time raising your own. Some people may whisper, complain and judge. But for the most part, it’s all in your head. People care less about your actions than you think. Why? They have their own problems!
I'd rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach t

I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance.
e. e. cummings
There’s nothing better than live music. It’s raw energy, and raw energy feeds the soul.
Older women know who they are, and that makes them more beautiful than younger ones. I like to see a face with some character. I want to see lines. I want to see wrinkles.
You learn more from losing than winning. You learn how to keep going.
Morgan Wootten
Personality is more important than beauty, but imagination is more important than both of them.
Laurette Taylor
You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.
Rarely do we find men who willingly engage in hard, solid thinking. There is an almost universal quest for easy answers and half-baked solutions. Nothing pains some people more than having to think.
Better to fight for something than live for nothing.
Better to trust the man who is frequently in error than the one who is never in doubt.
Eric Sevareid
Nowhere so busy a man as he than he, and yet he seemed busier than he was.
Geoffrey Chaucer
The most important thing about global warming is this. Whether humans are responsible for the bulk of climate change is going to be left to the scientists, but it’s all of our responsibility to leave this planet in better shape for the future generations than we found it.
People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone.
Just do the best you can. No one can do more than that.
I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.
Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.
Celerity is never more admired than by the negligent.
Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often.
Spending money is much more difficult than making money.
I was never less alone than when by myself.
A stereotype may be negative or positive, but even positive stereotypes present two problems: They are cliches, and they present a human being as far more simple and uniform than any human being actually is.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
This Metaverse is going to be far more pervasive and powerful than anything else. If one central company gains control of this, they will become more powerful than any government and be a god on Earth.
Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
Bruce Lee
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
There is no greater education than one that is self-driven.
At the end of the day it’s better to be an unpleasant winner than a nice loser.
The garden of love is green without limit and yields many fruits other than sorrow or joy. Love is beyond either condition: without spring, without autumn, it is always fresh.
If you can do what you do best and be happy, you're fur

If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.
There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.
The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes rebellion.
For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the danger of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of ‘crackpot’ than the stigma of conformity.
Thomas J. Watson
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
The American Dream is a term that is often used but also often misunderstood. It isn’t really about becoming rich or famous. It is about things much simpler and more fundamental than that.
Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current; no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.
An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
And malt does more than Milton can to justify God’s ways to man.
A. E. Housman
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Thankfully, I have other skills than just standing there and looking cute.
An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.
As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.
Julius Caesar
Try and leave this world a little better than you found it, and when your turn comes to die, you can die happy in feeling that at any rate, you have not wasted your time but have done your best.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.
To simply wake up every morning a better person than when I went to bed.
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people’s efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler’s bidding.
I can’t imagine anything more important than air, water, soil, energy and biodiversity. These are the things that keep us alive.
Your idol is shattered in the dust to prove that God’s dust is greater than your idol.
You come into the world alone and you go out of the world alone yet it seems to me you are more alone while living than even going and coming.
Emily Carr
There are too many mediocre things in life to deal with. Love shouldn’t be one of them. Anything less than extraordinary is a waste of my time.
Jill Robinson
O solitude, where are the charms That sages have seen in thy face? Better dwell in the midst of alarms, Than reign in this horrible place.
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one’s weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
There is nothing better than a proper breakfast.
The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic than to love others.
We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize.
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
Do more than you are being paid to do, and you'll event

Do more than you are being paid to do, and you’ll eventually be paid more for what you do.
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals.
Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.
There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts.
The power of community to create health is far greater than any physician, clinic or hospital.
The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will of its majority, to bind themselves, but none to bind the succeeding generation, more than the inhabitants of another country.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it.
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.
They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice… that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in the world to which every man has a more unassailable title than to his own life and person.
The glory is being happy. The glory is not winning here or winning there. The glory is enjoying practicing, enjoy every day, enjoying to work hard, trying to be a better player than before.
I write for those women who do not speak, for those who do not have a voice because they were so terrified, because we are taught to respect fear more than ourselves. We’ve been taught that silence would save us, but it won’t.
There’s no more important consumer product today than a cell phone.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.
The remedy is worse than the disease.
Work harder than anybody you’ve ever seen. That’s what I believe.
True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind; the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not; he knoweth all things but his own ignorance.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Deep and simple are far, far more important than shallow and complicated and fancy.
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated; far more difficult to sacrifice skill and easy execution in the proper place, than to expand both indiscriminately.
We are bombarded on all sides by a vast number of messages we don’t want or need. More information is generated in a single day than we can absorb in a lifetime. To fully enjoy life, all of us must find our own breathing space and peace of mind.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it‘ when things are tough.
I would rather have a cup of tea than sex.
I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family – and I don’t think I could ask for anything more than that, actually.
We all fly. Once you leave the ground, you fly. Some pe

We all fly. Once you leave the ground, you fly. Some people fly longer than others.
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
Claudia Black
Maybe my fairy tale has a different ending than I dreamed it would. But that’s OK.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
You know you’re getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
Bob Hope
I have always believed that process is more important than results.
I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome.
Julius Caesar
To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
There is not a more repulsive spectacle than on old man who will not forsake the world, which has already forsaken him.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
Emiliano Zapata
The next generation has always been and will be better than the previous one. If it is not, then the world would not be moving forward.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
It takes a mighty good man to be better than no man at all.
Dixie Carter
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.
Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.
There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.
True patriotism is better than the wrong kind of piety.
Relationships are eternal. The ‘separation‘ is another chapter in the relationship. Often, letting go of the old form of the relationship becomes a lesson in pure love much deeper than any would have learned had the couple stayed together.
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed?
Genius ain’t anything more than elegant common sense.
Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.
The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul.
Johann Sebastian Bach
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Jules Renard
Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.
I’m much more confident with crypto than with banks or fiat currency because I can actually control it, and the money supply is transparent, stated up front. It makes online shopping a lot easier and a lot safer.
History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the r

In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.
I think, to me, reality is better than being fake.
It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
Julius Caesar
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
I have so much chaos in my life, it’s become normal. You become used to it. You have to just relax, calm down, take a deep breath and try to see how you can make things work rather than complain about how they’re wrong.
Tom Welling
A man’s worth is no greater than his ambitions.
There is no greater glory than love, nor any greater punishment than jealousy.
Lope de Vega
Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense.
Amelia Earhart
Nothing is more precious than independence and liberty.
Ho Chi Minh
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong.
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person.
Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.
Silence is better than unmeaning words.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed we possessed.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war.
The truth is more important than the facts.
The only thing better than singing is more singing.
Ella Fitzgerald
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
John Lubbock
In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.
Alfred Stieglitz
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
As far as Saddam Hussein being a great military strategist, he is neither a strategist, nor is he schooled in the operational arts, nor is he a tactician, nor is he a general, nor is he a soldier. Other than that, he’s a great military man, I want you to know that.
There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
It is better to know some of the questions than all of

It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.
I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
I’ve often said there’s nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.
A well-ordered life is like climbing a tower; the view halfway up is better than the view from the base, and it steadily becomes finer as the horizon expands.
William Lyon Phelps
I’d much rather play the psycho than the pretty girl in hot pants.
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature’s way.
I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.
Prevention is better than cure.
I’d rather be optimistic and wrong than pessimistic and right.
The Great Depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement rather than by any inherent instability of the private economy.
Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible – it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
Do more than is required. What is the distance between someone who achieves their goals consistently and those who spend their lives and careers merely following? The extra mile.
Gary Ryan Blair
I’d rather have money and be broken-hearted than be broke and broken-hearted.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value.
Charles Dudley Warner
Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds. I may be given credit for having blazed the trail, but when I look at the subsequent developments I feel the credit is due to others rather than to myself.
Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods?
Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.
Smile from your heart; nothing is more beautiful than a woman who is happy to be herself.
It’s easier to put on slippers than to carpet the whole world.
There’s nothing more romantic than Italian food.
It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
I think people who are creative are the luckiest people on earth. I know that there are no shortcuts, but you must keep your faith in something Greater than You, and keep doing what you love. Do what you love, and you will find the way to get it out to the world.
All the best performers bring to their role something more, something different than what the author put on paper. That’s what makes theatre live. That’s why it persists.
It is much more important to know what sort of a patient has a disease than what sort of a disease a patient has.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Ficti

Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.
Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life – a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are.
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blind-folded fear.
Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
A good society is characterised not just by liberty but by mutual respect and responsibility. When this breaks down it takes a lot more than police officers to put things right.
Science may never come up with a better office communication system than the coffee break.
Earl Wilson
Love is something far more than desire for sexual intercourse; it is the principal means of escape from the loneliness which afflicts most men and women throughout the greater part of their lives.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
Joseph Stalin
Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve ever done before.
Bonnie Blair
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
On a motorcycle, you can’t really think about more than where you are. There’s a freedom that comes with that – from stress, worry, sweating the small stuff.
It’s easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.
Nothing puzzles me more than the time and space; and yet nothing troubles me less.
Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
If your political views define who you are as a human, and you can’t stand to have friends that have different views than you, than you need to reevaluate, my friend.
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one.
Marcus Porcius Cato
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
You’ve got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.
Arthur Ashe
To me – old age is always ten years older than I am.
Everything happening around me is very random. I am enjoying the phase, as the journey is far more enjoyable than the destination.
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there’s a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen than reciting the pledge or raising a flag.
When President Obama entered the White House, the economy was in a free-fall. The auto industry: on its back. The banks: frozen up. More than three million Americans had already lost their jobs. And America’s bravest, our men and women in uniform, were fighting what would soon be the longest wars in our history.
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it.
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.
Booker T. Washington
It is better to look good than to feel good.
Fernando Lamas
A woman’s guess is much more accurate than a man’s certainty.
The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be

The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does.
The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason.
There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
I seek truth over a lie; I seek justice over injustice; I seek righteousness over the rewards of evildoers, and I love Allah more than I love the state.
A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.
I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think.
Niels Bohr
He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish.
Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.
Man has no greater enemy than himself.
Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
Life is always going to be stranger than fiction, because fiction has to be convincing, and life doesn’t.
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.
Running taught me valuable lessons. In cross-country competition, training counted more than intrinsic ability, and I could compensate for a lack of natural aptitude with diligence and discipline. I applied this in everything I did.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Pak-China friendship is higher than Himalayas, deeper than ocean, sweeter than honey, and stronger than steel.
Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.
There’s nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street.
It’s no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.
There is nothing more important than a good, safe, secure home.
Nothing is more wretched than the mind of a man conscious of guilt.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
Life isn’t fair. It’s just fairer than death, that’s all.
William Goldman
Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.
I don’t get out of bed for less than $10,000 a day.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.
Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be.
The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to live and fare badly.
It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Be as smart as you can, but remember that it is always better to be wise than to be smart.
Rather go to bed without dinner than to rise in debt.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Fitness is not about being better than someone else… It’s about being better than you used to be.
I am what time, circumstance, history, have made of me, certainly, but I am also, much more than that. So are we all.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
Don’t buy a single vote more than necessary. I’ll be damned if I’m going to pay for a landslide.
Joseph P. Kennedy
There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is no greater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greater satisfaction than to have done it well.
Walter Reuther
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong.
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.
Well, Art is Art, isn’t it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Elizabeth Appell
The person who dumps garbage into your mind will do you considerably more harm than the person who dumps garbage on your floor, because each load of mind garbage negatively impacts your possibilities and lowers your expectations.
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.
Arnold H. Glasow
So a good teacher always makes you do something a little bit more than you thought that you could do.
The way positive reinforcement is carried out is more important than the amount.
Empathy, humanity and support for each other is more important than revenue, than growth.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience.
Most of the successful people I’ve known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
In mathematics the art of proposing a question must be held of higher value than solving it.
Georg Cantor
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
The only thing worse than a liar is a liar that’s also a hypocrite!
I’d rather entrust the government of the United States to the first 400 people listed in the Boston telephone directory than to the faculty of Harvard University.
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge.

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
Winning or losing of the election is less important than strengthening the country.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Science is built up of facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
There’s beauty everywhere. There are amazing things happening everywhere, you just have to be able to open your eyes and witness it. Some days, that’s harder than others.
Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure.
Gary Ryan Blair
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
I don’t think I am a workaholic. I prefer to keep busy. It is better than the alternative.
Religious wars are not caused by the fact that there is more than one religion, but by the spirit of intolerance… the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason.
Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.
Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as final assembly.
I am more afraid of my own heart than of the pope and all his cardinals. I have within me the great pope, Self.
Allah says in the Qur’an not to despise one another. So the criterion in Islam is not color or social status. It’s who is most righteous. If I go to a mosque – and I’m a basketball player with money and prestige – if I go to a mosque and see an imam, I feel inferior. He’s better than me. It’s about knowledge.
Hakeem Olajuwon
People should pursue what they’re passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
That the sun will not rise tomorrow is no less intelligible a proposition, and implies no more contradiction, than the affirmation, that it will rise.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion.
Arthur Koestler
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul.
The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.
Christopher McCandless
God is more interested in your future and your relationships than you are.
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.
Sacha Guitry
It is even better to act quickly and err than to hesitate until the time of action is past.
Carl von Clausewitz
It is often easier to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.
Grace Hopper
We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginning of all wars – yes, an end to this brutal, inhuman and thoroughly impractical method of settling the differences between governments.
The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.
Everyone loves to fly, and flying underwater is even be

Everyone loves to fly, and flying underwater is even better than flying in air because there are things around you.
Graham Hawkes
Having knowledge but lacking the power to express it clearly is no better than never having any ideas at all.
Know your worth! People always act like they’re doing more for you than you’re doing for them.
The finest clothing made is a person’s own skin, but, of course, society demands something more than this.
I’d always rather be lucky than smart.
Donald Luskin
In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance.
Joseph Stalin
A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push.
Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.
Patricia Neal
Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.
Come away, O human child: To the waters and the wild with a fairy, hand in hand, For the world’s more full of weeping than you can understand.
He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
A bad peace is even worse than war.
Silence speaks so much louder than screaming tantrums. Never give anyone an excuse to say that you’re crazy.
It’s better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else.
I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?
Public service must be more than doing a job efficiently and honestly. It must be a complete dedication to the people and to the nation.
Margaret Chase Smith
The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
A man can no more diminish God’s glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, ‘darkness‘ on the walls of his cell.
It’s a dialogue, not a monologue, and some people don’t understand that. Social media is more like a telephone than a television.
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
If we only wanted to be happy, it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, and that is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are.
A scam is a scam. A fraud is a fraud. Different rules don’t apply in the City than they do for you and me.
Attitudes are more important than facts.
George MacDonald
Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truths than merely to contemplate.
There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
It’s better to burn out, than to fade away.
It is more difficult to stay on top than to get there.
Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a cert

Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.
Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him?
Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
Royalty is completely different than celebrity. Royalty has a magic all its own.
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
Find fault with thyself rather than with others.
Tokugawa Ieyasu
My story is going to be completely different than someone else’s story in terms of hard work. What I might feel like is hard work, another person is dying to do.
Balanced budget requirements seem more likely to produce accounting ingenuity than genuinely balanced budgets.
You think I am a fool, but you are a greater fool than I am.
You know, I looked at my face in the mirror this morning, and I like being old. My face has more content and when I train in the gym now, I am not training to be strong or handsome – just better than I was yesterday. These days the race is just against myself.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Smile, for everyone lacks self-confidence and more than any other one thing a smile reassures them.
Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.
You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.
Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
I have an impact and people look up to me now. It’s more than the money.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
I don’t care what I look like; it’s how people think of me. And I do care how people think of me. I want people to say, ‘Oh, she’s nice,’ rather than, ‘Oh, she’s so pretty.’
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
I am a generous man, by nature, and far more trusting than I should be. Indeed. The real world is risky territory for people with generosity of spirit. Beware.
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
Girls are capable of doing everything men are capable of doing. Sometimes they have more imagination than men.
Katherine Johnson
There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn’t there.
I always want to say to people who want to be rich and famous: ‘try being rich first’. See if that doesn’t cover most of it. There’s not much downside to being rich, other than paying taxes and having your relatives ask you for money. But when you become famous, you end up with a 24-hour job.
Grow in the root of all grace, which is faith. Believe

Grow in the root of all grace, which is faith. Believe God’s promises more firmly than ever. Allow your faith to increase in its fullness, firmness, and simplicity.
No kingdom has shed more blood than the kingdom of Christ.
Passion is the evil in adultery. If a man has no opportunity of living with another man‘s wife, but if it is obvious for some reason that he would like to do so, and would do so if he could, he is no less guilty than if he was caught in the act.
Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.
There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing a happy and smiling child. I always help in any way I can, even if it’s just by signing an autograph. A child’s smile is worth more than all the money in the world.
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.
Marcel Pagnol
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
I can very well do without God both in my life and in my painting, but I cannot, suffering as I am, do without something which is greater than I am, which is my life, the power to create.
Making a donation is the ultimate sign of solidarity. Actions speak louder than words.
The Web as I envisaged it, we have not seen it yet. The future is still so much bigger than the past.
You don’t have to carry a designer bag that costs more than a car to look cool.
Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
Has this world been so kind to you that you should leave with regret? There are better things ahead than any we leave behind.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
To give anything less than your best, is to sacrifice the gift.
Good words cool more than cold water.
John Ray
There is more that unites us than divides us.
There is no better way of exercising the imagination than the study of law. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets the truth.
I’m thankful for the work that feminists like Gloria Steinem have done. I am a feminist, but the geography for women today is vastly different than it was in the ’60s.
I’d rather be lucky than good.
Lefty Gomez
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Bruce Lee
I don’t tell people, ‘You’re okay the way that you are.’ That’s not the right story. The right story is, ‘You’re way less than you could be.’
Something is better than nothing. Doin’ anything for a man, there’s investments involved, there’s time and production. It’s better to give him ten bucks and get a record out than to never record the cat.
Brownie McGhee
Happiness is dependent on self-discipline. We are the biggest obstacles to our own happiness. It is much easier to do battle with society and with others than to fight our own nature.
We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time.
There’s nothing more important than our good health – that’s our principal capital asset.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is o

A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart.
Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.
I wish I could play little league now. I’d be way better than before.
Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than the one with all the facts.
An intellectual is a person who’s found one thing that’s more interesting than sex.
There is no greater power in Heaven or on Earth than pure, unconditional love. The nature of the God force, the unseen intelligence in all things, which causes the material world and is the center of both the spiritual and physical plane, is best described as pure, unconditional love.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Mary Kay Ash
The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.
We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
‘Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.
A. C. Benson
It’s better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.
People are basically the same the world over. Everybody wants the same things – to be happy, to be healthy, to be at least reasonably prosperous, and to be secure. They want friends, peace of mind, good family relationships, and hope that tomorrow is going to be even better than today.
Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable.
There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity of mind while we live here; because life itself is but motion, and can never be without desire, nor without fear, no more than without sense.
Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated.
Nothing changes the gender equation more significantly than women’s economic freedom.
Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.
There is nothing nobler than risking your life for your country.
We dissect failure a lot more than we dissect success.
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they never kept but one; they promised to take our land, and they took it.
Red Cloud
I suppose being fierce is a very good thing, and a very cool thing. But more than fierce, I think I’m a strong person and a strong individual. And that’s what I take with me every day.
We’re our own worst enemy. You doubt yourself more than anybody else ever will. If you can get past that, you can be successful.
A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
True icons are larger than life, unforgettable with an elegance that’s mesmerizingly timeless.
Experts often possess more data than judgment.
Nothing is cooler and more attractive than a big comeba

Nothing is cooler and more attractive than a big comeback, and that’ll be me.
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.
There is nothing more helpless and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an ether binge.
Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.
Connie Stevens
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
There’s many a man has more hair than wit.
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.