He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
~ Niccolo Machiavelli (May 03, 1469 - June 21, 1527)
Waves: Interesting, Live, Politics, war, Wise Words
I can no longer obey; I have tasted command, and I cannot give it up.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte (August 15, 1769 - May 05, 1821)
Waves: Leadership, life, My Funny Quotes, My quotes about life, The First
He alone is great and happy who requires neither to command nor to obey in order to secure his being of some importance in this world
~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (August 28, 1749 - March 22, 1832)
Waves: Courage, Feelings, misc, My quotes about life, Thoughts
Rest in this - it is His business to lead, command, impel, send, call or whatever you want to call it. It is your business to obey, follow, move, respond, or what have you.
~ Jim Elliot (October 08, 1927 - January 08, 1956)
Waves: Christian, Miscellaneous, stuff, Theology, Wisdom
Oh while I live, to be the ruler of life, not a slave, to meet life as a powerful conqueror, and nothing exterior to me will ever take command of me.
~ Walt Whitman (May 31, 1819 - March 26, 1892)
Waves: life, My quotes about life, Poets, Quotes, Richard Bach
If we use no ceremony toward others, we shall be treated without any. People are soon tired of paying trifling attentions to those who receive them with coldness, and return them with neglect.
~ William Hazlitt (April 10, 1778 - September 18, 1830)
I learned as a politician that perception is reality for someone until they learn different, and we just need to continue to work hard to be sure we get the message out about our changes.
~ Judy Mendenhall
It's not what's happening to you now or what has happened in your past that determines who you become. Rather, it's your decisions about what to focus on, what things mean to you, and what you're going to do about them that will determine your ultimate destiny.
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