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Monomaniac Quotes By Aldous Huxley

The consistent thinker, the consistently moral man, is either a walking mummy or else, if he has not succeeded in stifling all his vitality, a fanatical monomaniac. — Aldous Huxley

Monomaniac Quotes By Peter Drucker

Whenever anything is being accomplished, it is being done, I have learned, by a monomaniac with a mission. — Peter Drucker

Monomaniac Quotes By Peter Drucker

The monomaniac is unlikely to succeed. Most leave only their bleached bones in the roadless desert. But the rest of us, with our multiple interests instead of a single mission, are certain to fail and have no impact at all. — Peter Drucker

Monomaniac Quotes By Clive Sinclair

Back in 1948, a monomaniac called Korczak resolved to impose Crazy Horse's likeness upon a mountain. It took 50 years to complete the head, which measures 90ft from crown to chin. By comparison, the four presidents at Mt Rushmore seem modest. — Clive Sinclair

Monomaniac Quotes By Robert Rankin

Neville flexed his nostrils, he didn't like the smell of this. The young man was clearly a monomaniacRobert Rankin

Monomaniac Quotes By Jaco Van Dormael

If you're not compulsively a monomaniac, you'll never make a film. It's like taking the same chewing gum, every morning, and saying, "Okay, it has a lot of taste," and continuing to chew it. — Jaco Van Dormael

Monomaniac Quotes By Peter Drucker

Any time I have seen someone accomplishing something magnificent, they have been a monomaniac with a mission. A single-minded individual with a passion. — Peter Drucker

Monomaniac Quotes By Charles Dickens

A curious monomaniac,' said Eugene. 'The man seems to believe that everybody was acquainted with his mother! — Charles Dickens

Monomaniac Quotes By Albert Einstein

Only a monomaniac gets anything done. — Albert Einstein

Monomaniac Quotes By Herman Melville

Small reason was there to doubt, then, that ever since that almost fatal encounter, Ahab had cherished a wild vindictiveness against the whale, all the more fell for that in his frantic morbidness he at last came to identify with him, not only all his bodily woes, but all his intellectual and spiritual exasperations. The White Whale swam before him as the monomaniac incarnation of all those malicious agencies which some deep men feel eating in them, till they are left living on with half a heart and half a lung. — Herman Melville

Monomaniac Quotes By Stephen Hawking

I believe there are no questions that science can't answer about a physical universe. — Stephen Hawking

Monomaniac Quotes By Arthur Koestler

I am not sure whether ethical absolutes exist. But I am sure that we have to act as if they existed or civilization perishes. — Arthur Koestler

Monomaniac Quotes By Adam Christopher

Over two days, the remaining superheroic population of the Earth had heeded the call--by ship, teleport, magical portal, elemental transduction...the H-Man, Pangolin the Protector, Glass Tambourine, Omega-Mur, Hammer and Sickle, Jackdaw, the Infinite Wisdom, Doctor Mandragora, Czar and Tzar and Star, Kalamari Karl, Lightening Dancer, Doctor Chlorophyll, Jack Viking, Monomaniac, the Gin Fairy, the Holy Ghanta, the Bandolier, the Nuclear Atom, the Mysterious Flame, Moonstalker, Cataclysm and Inferno, the Skyguard II, Your Imaginary Pal, Dark Storm, the Hate Witch, Psychofire, Rabid, Riot, Fox and Hound, Hydrolad, Captain Fuji, Captain Cape Town, Captain Australia, Captain...Jeannie lost count, one uniform and one costume blurring into another. — Adam Christopher

Monomaniac Quotes By Herman Melville

As the wind howled on, and the sea leaped, and the ship groaned and dived, and yet steadfastedly shot her red hell further and further into the blackness of the sea and the night, and scornfully champed the white bone in her mouth, and viciously spat round her on all sides; then the rushing Pequod, freighted with savages, and laden with fire, and burning a corpse, and plunging into that blackness of darkness seemed the material counterpart of her monomaniac commander's soul. — Herman Melville

Monomaniac Quotes By Theodore Dalrymple

No man was more sensitive than Zweig to the destructive effects upon individual liberty of the demands of large or strident collectivities. He would have viewed with horror the cacophony of monomanias - sexual, racial, social, egalitarian - that marks the intellectual life of our societies, each monomaniac demanding legislative restriction on the freedom of others in the name of a supposed greater, collective good. — Theodore Dalrymple

Monomaniac Quotes By Emile Durkheim

A monomaniac is a sick person whose mentality is perfectly healthy in all respects but one; he has a single flaw, clearly localized. At times, for example, he has an unreasonable and absurd desire to drink or steal or use abusive language; but all his other acts and all his other thoughts are strictly correct. — Emile Durkheim

Monomaniac Quotes By Herman Melville

The White Whale swam before him as the monomaniac incarnation of all those malicious agencies which some deep men feel eating them, till they are left living with half a heart and half a lung. — Herman Melville

Monomaniac Quotes By Frank Miller

When I'm writing a comic book, I'm thinking about a character that I'm going to be drawing on the page. I've never drawn a character to look like who I want to cast in a movie because I don't think that way. I'm a real monomaniac. I do one thing at a time. — Frank Miller

Monomaniac Quotes By Sam Wyly

I'm a monomaniac with one goal: clean air from clean energy. — Sam Wyly

Monomaniac Quotes By AJ Michalka

I don't really have control over my path - only the Lord does - but I do have control over my decisions. — AJ Michalka

Monomaniac Quotes By Elizabeth Burgoyne Corbett

There are times when the one thing you haven't counts more than all the riches that may be yours. — Elizabeth Burgoyne Corbett

Monomaniac Quotes By Pauline Kael

There is, in any art, a tendency to turn one's own preferences into a monomaniac theory. — Pauline Kael

Monomaniac Quotes By Ric Flair

It's much more casual than it was, but my clothes and my ring attire - I thought up half of what I brought to the show. — Ric Flair

Monomaniac Quotes By Jodi Meadows

I wanted to value life, all life, regardless of how despicable some of it could be. — Jodi Meadows

Monomaniac Quotes By Haruki Murakami

The thing I'm most afraid of is me. Of not knowing what I'm going to do. Of not knowing what I'm doing right now — Haruki Murakami