[A Leader Is One Who, Out Of Madness Or Goodness, Volunteers To Take Upon Himself The Woe Of The People. There Are Few Men So Foolish, Hence The Erratic Quality Of Leadership In The World.]

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"Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint."

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"I like to show subjects inside a sealed veneer. Theres a sense that you cant get in."

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"I try to walk around without being noticed but I cant help attracting attention with my pink Mohawk, black clothing and steel toes, and often Im with Holly and were both tall and arrogant."

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"The idea isnt to do the impossible. The idea is to show the world that if one man can do the impossible, then maybe the rest of the world can do whats possible."

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"A radiant glow enveloped Alaura. Soft eruptions of various shades of effervescent green danced in the air and frolicked in the locks of her dark blonde hair. Whispers of yellows and blues revealed themselves near the skin, kissing the air with each leap."

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"To think you cannot fight fate is only an act of surrender."

Charles Edward Merriam Quotes

"If nothing is to be done in the given situation, he must invent plausible reasons for doing nothing; and if something must be done, he must suggest the something. The unpardonable sin is to propose nothing, when action is imperative."

Angelo Dirks Quotes

"Friendship love. This is a very special thing. Its the sort of love where you know another beings strengths and weaknesses, perfections and imperfections, and you love the whole package."

John Crowley Quotes

"And thats the last chapter of the history of the world: in which we create, through the workings of the imagination, a world that is uncreated: that is the work of no author. A world that imagination cannot thereafter alter, not in its deepest workings and its laws, but only envision in new ways; where our elder brothers and sisters, the things, suffer our childish logomantic games with them and wait for us to grow up, and know better; where we do grow up, and do know better."

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"A great way to get rid of stress is, every once in a while, do something totally different and unexpected without any prior planning."

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