highest quotes

Character is better than ancestry, and personal conduct is of more importance than the highest.Thomas John Barnardo

A corollary is that, when laws are out of touch with the people, those laws can and should be changed - from the most simple local regulations to the highest law of the land, our federal Constitution.Adrian Cronauer

We are constantly working towards the highest level of compliance possible.Mike Davidson

Imagine a civilisation that's way in advance of us wants to communicate with us, and assist us in our development. The information we provide to them must reflect our highest aspirations and ideals, and not just be some crazy person's bizarre politics or religion.Paul Davies

Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before. It is of the highest importance, therefore, not to have useless facts elbowing out the useful ones.Arthur Conan Doyle

To take an analogy: if we say that a democratic government is the best kind of government, we mean that it most completely fulfills the highest function of a government - the realisation of the will of the people.John Drinkwater

I've experienced the highest of highs and lowest of lows. I think to really appreciate anything you have to be at both ends of the spectrum.John Elway

Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life.Epicurus

I believe that love is the choice we make to raise ourselves and others to the highest planes of existence.Richard Paul Evans

Being a singer is a natural gift. It means I'm using to the highest degree possible the gift that God gave me to use. I'm happy with that.Aretha Franklin

The drive to create music that is pure is my highest priority. Sometimes I'll get extremely technical, and other times I'll just kind of go with the gods of music.John Frusciante

The highest of distinctions is service to others.King George VI

Marriage is not simply a romantic union between two people; it's also a political and economic contract of the highest order.Elizabeth Gilbert

Under President Barack Obama, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus has been invited into the White House and given a seat at the table. Hispanics are serving in unprecedented numbers at the highest levels of this administration, including in the Cabinet.Charlie Gonzalez

The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.Wayne Gretzky

Ontario wood prices are among the highest in the world.John Harrison

One could write a history of science in reverse by assembling the solemn pronouncements of highest authority about what could not be done and could never happen.Robert A. Heinlein

The role of the teacher remains the highest calling of a free people. To the teacher, America entrusts her most precious resource, her children; and asks that they be prepared... to face the rigors of individual participation in a democratic society.Shirley Hufstedler

I won at every level - all the way since I started playing the game of basketball at nine. I've won at every level, won championships at every level. And, you know, it won't be fulfilled until I win at the highest level.LeBron James

To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity.Samuel Johnson