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|Woman to Woman...Heart to Heart Lisa Hammond. “If we weren't all crazy, we'd |
just go insane.” Jimmy Buffett. singer, songwriter “The world thinks eccentricity in
great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.” Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton, ...
|Bulwer-Lytton, Edward G. We should so provide for old age that it may have no |
urgent wants of this world to absorb it from ... Bulwer-Lytton, Edward G. The world
thinks eccentricity in great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.
|The present is bright, but it is nothing to the brilliancy of the future; and all the |
delightful feelings of our nature unfold ... Our mind. once filled only with soft
dreams and undisturbed affections, is now thronged with spectral doubts and
fierce and ... crazy with the \ influence of a morbid imagination, plunges into the
unfathomable abyss ofmetaphysical conjecture. ... The world considers
eccentricity, in great things, genius; in small things, folly. ... The reason is, we
think, sufficiently obvious.
|The world considers eccentricity, in great things, genius; in small things, folly. |
Remember that none but those whose courage is unquestionable can venture to
be efletninate. It was only in the field that the Lacedemonians were accustomed
|"The Call of Cthulhu" is a story by American writer H. P. Lovecraft. The story is presented as a manuscript "found among the papers of the late Francis Wayland Thurston, of Boston".|
|History has yet to record a class of normal and equally balanced minds who are |
put down in the roll of the world's noted geniuses. ... What are commonly spoken
of as “the eccentricities of genius” bear directly upon this point. ... Such persons
view life from only one standpoint—the standpoint of the particular “daemon”
which possesses them. ... God and pope of science,” said: “Madness is nothing
else but great exaltation of soul, and this great exalta. tion is necessary to do
|But I think it was more than just rebellion. I think there was a genuine kernel of |
eccentricity, of craziness.2 In a similar vein, Marty Grosz recalled: I remember
playing at Nola Studios ... in groups. They would have eight, nine musicians . . .
and Wellstood was always doing puckish things. ... He'd solo with "Apple Honey"
or whatever crazy thing. ... He was always doing these little things that were
going against the grain.3 Dick Sudhalter, who played with Dick later in life, had a
|"The story of DHL co-founder and billionaire Larry Hillblom, who disappeared, leaving behind an international fiasco that's still unraveling today"--|
|Here is Roald Dahl's original novel of a little girl with extraordinary powers. This much-loved story has recently been made into a wonderful new musical, adapted by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.|
|But when I had to design for them, I pretended I was one and tried to think what I'|
d like." "Genius!" said Mr. Wynant. "But you should have told me. Then I would
have understood — eccentricities of genius — stories about ties and things .
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