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All right everyone, line up alphabetically according to your height.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
Bigotry and judgment are the height of insecurity.
I failed to make the chess team because of my height.
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their numbers than the greatness of a man is by his height.
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.
Whatever fortune has raised to a height, she has raised only to cast it down.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is solid.
It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The prevalence of suicide, without doubt, is a test of height in civilization; it means that the population is winding up its nervous and intellectual system to the utmost point of tension and that sometimes it snaps.
The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach.
Pliny the Elder
What I find most disturbing about Valentine's Day is, look, I get that you have to have a holiday of love, but in the height of flu season, it makes no sense.
No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Never respect men merely for their riches, but rather for their philanthropy; we do not value the sun for its height, but for its use.
Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.
You can't reason yourself back into cheerfulness any more than you can reason yourself into an extra six inches in height.
To attempt the destruction of our passions is the height of folly. What a noble aim is that of the zealot who tortures himself like a madman in order to desire nothing, love nothing, feel nothing, and who, if he succeeded, would end up a complete monster!
That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
Adlai E. Stevenson
If a man lets all of my dogs sleep in the bed with us, then that is the most romantic thing. You must love my dogs in order to love me. A man who is nice to my animals and doesn't shoo them away - well, that's the height of romance.
Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness.
A lot of times I blend in a little bit easier because I'm not like a basketball player who's going to stand out because of his height.
Tall men come down to my height when I hit 'em in the body.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Form your life humanly, and you have done enough: but you will never reach the height of art and the depth of science without something divine.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
If a hermit lives in a state of ecstasy, his lack of comfort becomes the height of comfort. He must relinquish it.
Your waist size should not be more than half your height.
I couldn't be happier that President Bush has stood up for having served in the National Guard, because I can finally put an end to all those who questioned my motives for enlisting in the Army Reserve at the height of the Vietnam War.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
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