The writer Richard Manning has argued that 'the most destructive force in the American West is its commanding views, because they foster the illusion that we command.
Find out the reason that commands you to write; see whether it has spread its roots into the very depth of your heart; confess to yourself you would have to die if you were forbidden to write.
When trouble arises and things look bad, there is always one individual who perceives a solution and is willing to take command. Very often, that individual is crazy.
Being in command means making tough decisions. Not being in command means shutting up and doing what you're told.
I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information.
Information Command Thoroughly
Cool,” I said. “You can IM with the Council from campus. Maybe you can command people to do your homework.
rose-hathaway Sacrifice last-sacrifice
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
You seem to think you have a choice," Cam said. "But you have it backwards. Love chooses you. The shadow moves as the sun commands.
Shut up, Julius! I mean, quiet a moment, Commander.
I'm not threatening you. I'm just informing you of police procedure. If you continue to obstruct me, I remove the obstruction, in this case you, and proceed to the next command.
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
Actually Feel You
Do not wait: the time will never be 'just right'. Start where you stand, and work whatever tools you may have at your command and better tools will be found as you go along.
Inspirational action time