How do you define the term "greatness"? What people come to mind when you hear this term?
Well since I am a hockey fan - the great one comes to mind and his name is Wayne Gretsky
I'm not catholic, but I still think Mother Teresa was one of the greatest people of our time.
Often, when I hear that term associated to any particular person, it usually means they have made an effort, which is also usually the distinguishing factor between being great or not.
Paul Newman was a great person. Not only did he follow his dreams, he valued giving back to help others. He also valued his marriage.
I think you are the greatest person in the world, (key words), towards yourself.
I am the greatest person in the world for me.
That's why everyone can be God rather than fighting who has the best one and only God. I don't even have a one and only girlfriend, just worship them one at a time and move on to the next.
True greatness stems from being true to one's own decency.
Greatness for me would be he that suffered then died on the cross so that mankind would not vanish forever.
by BakerRambles 7 years ago
In my views, I would have to state that the top 5 civilizations of all time would be:1). Persia (Expansion, Tribute System)2). Egypt. (Cultural Diversity)3). Rome. (Citizen Soldiers, Road Infrastructure)4). Great Britain. (Industrial Revolution)5). Greece/Macedonia. (Rise of Hellenism, Sharing of...
by topgunjager 2 years ago
Why is God great? Where do we base God's greatness?Do we base his greatness because we believe that he created everything? Or is he great based on his results as a supreme leader? What are his results?
by Grace Marguerite Williams 11 months ago
What ways is America the greatest country in the world? Or do you contend that America isn't the greatest country in the world-why? Why not?
by Pranshu Kumar Chaudhary 5 years ago
Are Greatness and Popularity poles apart?Is it really necessary that all great people be popular and everyone who's popular be Great enough.......
by G. Diane Nelson Trotter 22 months ago
America was greatest when.....Have you wondered when America was greatest? Great Depression? Great flood? When Columbus discovered America? When do you think America was greatest?
by alexandriaruthk 3 years ago
Is Tom Brady the greatest quarterback now that he has four Super Bowl rings?Yes or no.
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