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
When a person acts without knowledge of what he thinks, feels, needs or wants, he does not yet have the option of choosing to act differently.
~ Clark Moustakas
I have stretched ropes from steeple to steeple; garlands from window to window; golden chains from star to star, and I dance.
~ Arthur Rimbaud (October 20, 1854 - October 11, 1891)
Quotes on: France, Poetry
Waves: Art, Fav Quotes, life, Running, Self
Whatever your life's work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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