Great men are meteors that burn so that the earth may be lighted.
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I tell you Wellington is a bad general, the English are bad soldiers we will settle this matter by lunch time.
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Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits and values.
Arthur M. Schlesinger