Quotes 1 till 3 of 3.
English preacher and writer 1608-16610
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.
Marquis de Sade
French nobleman, revolutionary politician, philosopher, and writer 1740-18140
The more defects a man may have, the older he is, the less lovable, the more resounding his success.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-17990
What I do not like about our definitions of genius is that there is in them nothing of the day of judgment, nothing of resounding through eternity and nothing of the footsteps of the Almighty.