Seek not greater wealth, but simpler pleasure; not higher fortune, but deeper felicity.
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Times of great calamity and confusion have been productive for the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace. The brightest thunder-bolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
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Difficulties are made to be overcome ~ Miss Felicity Lemon, Agatha Christie's Poirot: The Plymouth Express
He's attracted to the smell of manure," Felicity says. "You might wallow in the stables to bring out the full flower of his love.
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Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce.
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The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
Elicit Greatness Humanity Into Leadership