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QotD: Churchill on the Creative Process

 
 To begin with, (your project) is a toy and an amusement.  Then it becomes a mistress, then it becomes a master, then it becomes a tyrant.  The last phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster and fling it to the public.
--Winston Churchill
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