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"A villain must be a thing of power, handled with delicacy and grace. He must be wicked enough to excite our aversion, strong enough to arouse our fear, human enough to awaken some transient gleam of sympathy. We must triumph in his downfall, yet not barbarously nor with contempt, and the close of his career must be in harmony with all its previous development." Agnes Repplier
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Alfred Hitchcock

"In the old days villains had moustaches and kicked the dog. Audiences are smarter today. They don't want their villain to be thrown at them with green limelight on his face. They want an ordinary human being with failings." Alfred Hitchcock
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George Bernard Shaw

"When it comes to the point, really bad men are just as rare as really good ones." George Bernard Shaw
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Joakim Noah

"We know we're the villains." Joakim Noah
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

"As there is a use in medicine for poisons, so the world cannot move without rogues." Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Winston Churchill
Birth: 1874-11-30 Death: 1965-01-24

"Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry."

The Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II, Sir Winston Churchill rose to power after serving in different posts in liberal and conservative governments for more than three decades. The son of Lord Randolph Churchill and an American mother, Churchill remained Prime Minister and Minister of Defence until 1945, then returned to the position in 1951 until his resignation in 1954. In addition to being a world leader, Churchill was an established author, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953. His memoirs of WWII ran six large volumes alone and his speeches continue to b…



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