It is rarely that the pleasures of the imagination will compensate for the pain of sleeplessness,
As soon as she could discern the outline of the house, it had all its old effect upon Tess's imagination. Part of her body and life it ever seemed to be; the slope of its dormers, the finish of its gables, the broken courses of brick which topped the chimney, all had something in common with her personal character.
And Troy's deformities lay deep down from a woman's vision, whilst his embellishments were upon the very surface thus contrasting with homely Oak, whose defects were patent to the blindest, and whose virtues were as metals in a mine.
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.
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