- n the property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence
- n unusual largeness in size or extent or number
- Tragically, Mao's belief in restoring China's greatness and achieving modernity was inextricably intertwined with his ideological desire to transform China into a socialist and .
- Greatness is a compliment generally conferred in retrospect.
- Much like yourself, the Emmy voters chose not to acknowledge greatness.
News & Articles
- Mario Kart 8 Embraces Its Glorious History [Wii U]
It's all right to recognize greatness, even when a franchise doesn't change much through the years.
June 12, 2013 - GameSpot
- Berkman searching for answers at plate in 15th season
Is he still capable of greatness? That's the question Lance Berkman occasionally asks himself.
June 12, 2013 - Major League Baseball
- D.J. Chark Commits to LSU: What Stud WR Brings to Tigers
LSU continues to set itself up for greatness on the 2014 recruiting trail, as D.J. Chark , 3-star wide receiver, becomes the next recruit to commit to Les Miles ' class . ESPN.com's Sam Khan Jr. reports on LSU's latest commitment, who hails from Alexandria, La.: LSU was a dream school for Alexandria (La.) Senior High School receiver D.J. Chark growing up. So when the 2014 prospect got the ...
June 11, 2013 - Bleacher Report
- Thomas Jefferson in Bahama Islands Info
Speaking on Independence Day to a group of Americans, he said, "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...
- Barack Obama in Bloomberg
Obama said his former pastor expressed views that "denigrate both the greatness and the goodness of our nation; that rightly offend white and black alike."
- John McCain in New York Times
I don't seek the presidency on the presumption that I am blessed with such personal greatness,Mr. McCain said. "That history has anointed me to save my country in its hour of need."