Small Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old small quotes, small sayings, and small proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It is the small things in life which count; it is the inconsequential leak which empties the biggest reservoir. Charles Comiskey
A dwarf on a giant's shoulders sees further of the two. George Herbert
The spark from a tiny star can ignite the plains. Mao Zedong
Notice the small things. The rewards are inversely proportional. Liz Vassey
A man isn't tiny or giant enough to defeat anything. Yukio Mishima
A small unkindness is a great offence. Hannah More
Never be intimidated by what seems ominous, for big is only an accumulation of many smalls. Richelle E. Goodrich
The smaller the creature, the bolder its spirit. Suzy Kassem
A tiny change today brings a dramatically different tomorrow. Richard Bach
Lots of small steps equates to a giant leap. Steven Magee
A tiny step of courage is always a good place to start. Anonymous
Even the smallest person can change the course of the future. J. R. R. Tolkien
Tiny steps will get you to your goal months and months sooner. A little is better than a lot. Martha Beck
If you cannnot do great things, do small things in a great way. Napoleon Hill
The smallest task, well done, becomes a miracle of achievement. Og Mandino
If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in bed with a mosquito. Dalai Lama
No matter how tiny you look, you can lead huge men if you have what the huge men don't have. Michael Bassey Johnson
Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds. Albert Einstein
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together. Vincent Van Gogh
Small things amuse small minds. Doris Lessing
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. R. Collier
However big the whale may be, the tiny harpoon can rob him of life. Proverb
Do not forget that small daily actions do or undo character. Oscar Wilde
Big things often have small beginnings. Anonymous
The day you stop doing the small things is the day you think you're above everybody else. Kevin Hart
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. Mother Teresa
Small is big for the smaller! Mehmet Murat ildan
A great man is always willing to be little. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Even the largest avalanche is triggered by small things. Vernor Vinge
Where talent is a dwarf, self-esteem is a giant. Jean Antoine Petit-Senn