"Every man of action has a strong dose of egoism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be regarded as high qualities if he can make them the means to achieve great ends."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Giorgos Seferis on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Giorgos Seferis on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Giorgos Seferis on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Giorgos Seferis on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Giorgos Seferis on Winston Churchill
"For poetry there exists neither large countries nor small. Its domain is in the heart of all men."