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"Only in our easy, simple, spontaneous actions are we strong."  (Ralph Waldo Emerson)

"Some of the worlds greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible. unattributed"  (Anonymous)

"Talent does what it can; genius does what it must."  (Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton)

"The great man fights the elements in his time that hinder his own greatness, in other words his own freedom and sincerity."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

"The overman ... Who has organized the chaos of his passions, given style to his character, and become creative. Aware of life's terrors, he affirms life without resentment."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

"The price of greatness is responsibility."  (Sir Winston Churchill, 1874-1965)

"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man."  (George Bernard Shaw)

"The reward of a thing well done is having done it."  (Ralph Waldo Emerson)

"There is a melancholy that stems from greatness."  (Sébastien-Roch Nicolas Chamfort, 1740/41-1794)

"To be great is to be misunderstood."  (Ralph Waldo Emerson)

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