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Topic Cloudaction age America argument belief change church and state creation death democracy destiny ego evil faith fear freedom future God government history honesty humanity integrity justice law leadership liberty life love morality perspective politics poverty power religion science silence success truth tyranny virtue war wealth wisdom writing
- I've only been adding topics/tags since 2014, so not all quotes have been given one. Full topic list.
The hero is known for achievements; the celebrity for well-knownness. The hero reveals the possibilities of human nature. The celebrity reveals the possibilities of the press and media. Celebrities are people who make news, but heroes are people who make history. Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04