Quotations that match 'influence'.

Influenced by him, and probably even more so by my brother Theodore (a year older than me), I soon became interested in biology and developed a respect for the importance of science and the scientific method. Frederick Sanger
[ Became Biology Brother Developed Even Him Importance Influenced Interested Method More Older Probably Respect Science Scientific Soon Than Theodore Year]
It costs a great deal of money to do a musical, and the more money involved, the more big business influences the artform. Hal Price
[ Artform Big Business Costs Deal Great Influences Involved Money More Musical]
In exchange for power, influence, command and a place in history, a president gives up the bulk of his privacy. Roger Mudd
[ Bulk Command Exchange Gives His History Influence Place Power President Privacy Up]
As we've seen, our constitutional system requires limits on copyright as a way to assure that copyright holders do not too heavily influence the development and distribution of our culture. Lawrence Lessig
[ Assure Constitutional Copyright Culture Development Distribution Heavily Holders Influence Limits Our Requires Seen System Too Way]
Bondage is - subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes. W. Clement Stone
[ Attitudes Bondage External Influences Internal Negative Subjection Thoughts]
It wasn't so much that I had to leave to make it in the music business as I was curious to be out on my own and sort of explore. I never felt that where I was ever influenced my songwriting. Matthew Sweet
[ Business Curious Ever Explore Felt Had Influenced Leave Make Much Music Never Out Own Songwriting Sort Where]
A person needs at intervals to separate himself from family and companions and go to new places. He must go without his familiars in order to be open to influences, to change. Katharine Butler Hathaway
[ Change Companions Family Go Himself His Influences Intervals Must Needs New Open Order Person Places Separate Without]
It would be difficult to exaggerate the degree to which we are influenced by those we influence. Eric Hoffer
[ Degree Difficult Exaggerate Influence Influenced Those Which Would]
I'm a writer who likes to be influenced. Kenneth Koch
[ Influenced Likes Writer]
I find it greatly disturbing that the Bush administration has used political and religious ideologies to influence national policy on science and medicine. Tammy Baldwin
[ Administration Bush Disturbing Find Greatly Ideologies Influence Medicine National Policy Political Religious Science Used]
The intercourse between the Mediterranean and the North or between the Atlantic and Central Europe was never purely economic or political; it also meant the exchange of knowledge and ideas and the influence of social institutions and artistic and literary forms. Christopher Dawson
[ Also Artistic Atlantic Between Central Economic Europe Exchange Forms Ideas Influence Institutions Intercourse Knowledge Literary Meant Mediterranean Never North Political Purely Social]
The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years. Deepak Chopra Health
[ Behave Eat Influence Life Think Way Years Your]
Manners are one of the greatest engines of influence ever given to man. Richard Whately
[ Engines Ever Given Greatest Influence Man Manners]
Punk rock really influenced me, the basic metal bands, Zeppelin, Stones and Floyd, and Southern rock bands. I think I was pretty well-rounded. Al Jourgensen
[ Bands Basic Floyd Influenced Metal Pretty Punk Really Rock Southern Stones Think Well-Rounded Zeppelin]
In this culture, where entertainers and athletes wield such power, it seems only right to me that they try to make their influence a good one. Pat Boone
[ Athletes Culture Entertainers Good Influence Make Only Power Right Seems Such Their Try Where Wield]
In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Acquisition Against Complex Councils Disastrous Exists Government Guard Influence Military-Industrial Misplaced Must Persist Potential Power Rise Sought Unsought Unwarranted Whether Will]
Influence is a very unpleasant subject and I deal with it in a maybe irresponsible way, which is to really ignore it. It would be a nightmare if we started to really think about it; it would tie our hands, it would tie everyone else's hands. Rem Koolhaas
[ Deal Else Everyone Hands Ignore Influence Irresponsible Maybe Nightmare Our Really Started Subject Think Tie Unpleasant Very Way Which Would]
Dying before dying has two important consequences: It liberates the individual from the fear of death and influences the actual experience of dying at the time of biological demise. Stanislav Grof
[ Actual Before Biological Consequences Death Demise Dying Experience Fear Important Individual Influences Liberates Time Two]
By a great man, however, we mean a man who, because of his spiritual gifts, his character, and other qualities, deserves to be called great and who as a result earns the power to influence others. Fredrik Bajer
[ Because Called Character Deserves Earns Gifts Great His However Influence Man Mean Other Others Power Qualities Result Spiritual]
You may be pulling from different influences because of different things that are going on in your life, different people that are around you and more experiences to pull from. Zac Hanson
[ Around Because Different Experiences Going Influences Life May More Pull Pulling Things Your]
To begin with myself, then, the utterances of men concerning me will differ widely, since in passing judgment almost every one is influenced not so much by truth as by preference, and good and evil report alike know no bounds. Petrarch
[ Alike Almost Begin Bounds Concerning Differ Every Evil Good Influenced Judgment Know Men Much Myself Passing Preference Report Since Then Truth Utterances Widely Will]
The piece that had a large influence on me was Turangalila. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Had Influence Large Piece]
If you examine this, I think that you will find that it's the mechanics of Japanese architecture that have been thought of as the direct influence upon our architecture. Minoru Yamasaki
[ Architecture Been Direct Examine Find Influence Japanese Mechanics Our Think Thought Upon Will]
There is incredible power in the arts to inspire and influence. Julie Taymor
[ Arts Incredible Influence Inspire Power]
Oh, yeah, I've always thought of covering some of my influences like Billy Joel, Elton John, Stevie Wonder. Jon Secada
[ Always Billy Covering Elton Influences Joel John Oh Some Stevie Thought Wonder Yeah]
Man cannot influence in this respect the atomic forces of Nature. Frederick Soddy
[ Atomic Cannot Forces Influence Man Nature Respect]
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior. Marshall McLuhan
[ Behavior Everybody Experience Experiences Far Influences More Rather Than Understanding Understands Yet]
To suggest that Quebecers willingly give up the chance to exercise fully their influence within the federal government would be to betray the historical role Quebec has always played in Confederation, and to undermine the legitimacy of their pride and ambitions. Kim Campbell
[ Always Ambitions Betray Chance Confederation Exercise Federal Fully Give Government Historical Influence Legitimacy Played Pride Quebec Role Suggest Their Undermine Up Willingly Within Would]
I've never been able to say I've been influenced by a list of artists I like because I like thousands and thousands and I've been influenced in some way by all of them. Jack Nicholson
[ Able Artists Because Been Influenced List Never Say Some Them Thousands Way]
The industry does have some influence on who gets other awards. With the Mercury Prize, they don't. Jon comes from the business, but his heart is still very much in the music. Currently, we have about 12 major names that have said they want to be a part of MUDDA. Peter Gabriel
[ Awards Business Comes Currently Does Gets Heart His Industry Influence Jon Major Mercury Much Music Names Other Part Prize Said Some Still Very Want]
My whole life experience feeds into my writing. I think that must be true for every writer. Clearly the Army and combat were major influences; just the same, you need to understand that many of the writers we have now couldn't load a revolver. Gene Wolfe
[ Army Clearly Combat Every Experience Feeds Influences Into Just Life Load Major Many Must Need Now Same Think True Understand Were Whole Writer Writers Writing]
Most books, like their authors, are born to die; of only a few books can it be said that death has no dominion over them; they live, and their influence lives forever. William Styron
[ Authors Books Born Death Die Dominion Few Forever Influence Live Lives Most Only Over Said Their Them]
I am deeply interested in the progress and elevation of journalism, having spent my life in that profession, regarding it as a noble profession and one of unequaled importance for its influence upon the minds and morals of the people. Joseph Pulitzer
[ Am Deeply Elevation Having Importance Influence Interested Journalism Life Minds Morals Noble Profession Progress Regarding Spent Upon]
That's one of the things about the Tea Party people. They think corporations have too much influence in American life and they do. Howard Dean
[ American Corporations Influence Life Much Party Tea Things Think Too]
For since it is impossible for a created monad to have a physical influence on the inner nature of another, this is the only way in which one can be dependent on another. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Another Created Dependent Impossible Influence Inner Monad Nature Only Physical Since Way Which]
Perseverance is an active principle, and cannot continue to operate but under the influence of desire. William Godwin
[ Active Cannot Continue Desire Influence Operate Perseverance Principle Under]
Is it experimental to have been influenced by the Bible? By Saint Augustine? Marguerite Young
[ Augustine Been Bible Experimental Influenced Saint]
Obviously we're a consumer nation and you have the power to influence these big corporations who are running the world right now through what you chose to, or not to, purchase. Daryl Hannah
[ Big Chose Consumer Corporations Influence Nation Now Obviously Power Purchase Right Running These Through World]
On a scale of the United States, the Hollywood influence on what comes out, that's not the majority views of across the country. What we read in Us Weekly or People magazine, or Entertainment Tonight, it's not what the majority of the country is thinking. Kid Rock
[ Across Comes Country Entertainment Hollywood Influence Magazine Majority Out Read Scale States Thinking Tonight United Us Views Weekly]
The eventual place the American army should take on the western front was to a large extent influenced by the vital question of communication and supply. Kelly Miller
[ American Army Communication Eventual Extent Front Influenced Large Place Question Should Supply Take Vital Western]
The only reason we make good role models is because you guys look up to athletes and we can influence you in positive ways. But the real role models should be your parents and teachers! Dante Hall
[ Athletes Because Good Guys Influence Look Make Models Only Parents Positive Real Reason Role Should Teachers Up Ways Your]
Canada remains alienated from its allies, shut out of the reconstruction process to some degree, unable to influence events. There is no upside to the position Canada took. Stephen Harper
[ Alienated Allies Canada Degree Events Influence Out Position Process Reconstruction Remains Shut Some Took Unable Upside]
And you know, almost in a perverse way, I wish it had been undue influence because we know how to correct that. We get rid of the people who, in fact, were exercising that. David Kay
[ Almost Because Been Correct Exercising Fact Get Had How Influence Know Perverse Rid Undue Way Were Wish]
The concentration in my book on Marie Antoinette's childhood and on her family influences. It is surprising how some books actually start with her arrival in France! Antonia Fraser
[ Actually Antoinette Arrival Book Books Childhood Concentration Family France Her How Influences Marie Some Start Surprising]
Where I live, nobody who's fourteen is having sex and doing major drugs. And I think if you see it in the movies, you may be influenced by it. I think it's so important to preserve your innocence. Natalie Portman
[ Doing Fourteen Having Important Influenced Innocence Live Major May Movies Nobody Preserve See Sex Think Where Your]
When Hegel later became a man of influence' he insisted that the Jews should be granted equal rights because civic rights belong to man because he is a man and not on account of his ethnic origins or his religion. Walter Kaufmann
[ Account Became Because Belong Civic Equal Ethnic Granted Hegel His Influence Insisted Jews Later Man Origins Religion Rights Should]
And my generation in Brazil was influenced by Cinema Novo. So we're echoing what's been done way in the past. Walter Salles
[ Been Brazil Cinema Done Echoing Generation Influenced Past Way]
To the extent that the United States has, I don't like the word hegemony, the United States has influence around the world, I don't think that's based on to any significant degree on the fact that countries use the dollar as their major reserve. Robert C. Solomon
[ Any Around Based Countries Degree Dollar Extent Fact Hegemony Influence Major Reserve Significant States Their Think United Use Word World]
Latin music has many international influences - pop, rock, country, Brazilian sounds, and alternative styles. Ednita Nazario
[ Alternative Brazilian Country Influences International Latin Many Music Pop Rock Sounds Styles]
I'm constantly being influenced by the soul that's directly in front of me. Dick Dale
[ Being Constantly Directly Front Influenced Soul]
In my opinion, Lenny Bruce was more of an influence on Zappa's satirical lyric's than anyone that I know of. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Anyone Bruce Influence Know Lenny Lyric More Opinion Satirical Than Zappa]
There were a whole lot, I bought every blues record I could find, it wasn't just one or two people. My vocal influences were Ray Charles and Bobby Blue Bland. Johnny Winter
[ Bland Blue Blues Bobby Bought Charles Could Every Find Influences Just Lot Ray Record Two Vocal Were Whole]
I was very strongly influenced by women's magazines and I really believed tha a woman could not be married and raise a family and have a successful career all at the same time. Helen Reddy
[ Believed Career Could Family Influenced Magazines Married Raise Really Same Strongly Successful Time Very Woman Women]
My fiction has been influenced by the visual arts, though not in obvious ways, it seems to me. I don't offer tremendous amounts of visual information in my work. Jonathan Lethem
[ Amounts Arts Been Fiction Influenced Information Obvious Offer Seems Though Tremendous Visual Ways Work]
Time control directly influences the quality of play. Boris Spassky
[ Control Directly Influences Play Quality Time]
I think the fact that I created something and had an enormous influence is indisputable. La Monte Young
[ Created Enormous Fact Had Indisputable Influence Something Think]
I think the main influence has been living in New York City. Aside from all the crap around 9/11, I find it very demanding to think amid all the noise and visual pollution. George Murray
[ Amid Around Aside Been City Crap Demanding Find Influence Living Main New Noise Pollution Think Very Visual York]
I think my Buddhist practice has a profound influence on my life and encompasses my creative projects. Duncan Sheik
[ Buddhist Creative Encompasses Influence Life Practice Profound Projects Think]
I don't really have a favorite bass player. I listen to a lot of bluegrass. But then again, I'm not a typical bluegrass bass player. I was really into the Grateful Dead, and I still am - I don't listen to them too much, but for me they are a big influence. Mike Gordon
[ Again Am Bass Big Bluegrass Dead Favorite Grateful Influence Into Listen Lot Much Player Really Still Them Then Too Typical]
I would like the Medical Society to be one of the resources for information about the influences that have an impact on our patients and our practices. Samuel Wilson
[ Impact Influences Information Medical Our Patients Practices Resources Society Would]
But I'm more interested in why people are frightened by Jaws and why Jaws was such a hit than saying Spielberg's my main influence. Damien Hirst
[ Frightened Hit Influence Interested Jaws Main More Saying Spielberg Such Than Why]
Working lives are for the state to influence. Unemployment makes people unhappy. So does instability. Polly Toynbee
[ Does Influence Instability Lives Makes State Unemployment Unhappy Working]
I see plainly how external images influence the image that I call my body: they transmit movement to it. Henri Bergson
[ Body Call External How Image Images Influence Movement Plainly See Transmit]
Every life is a profession of faith, and exercises an inevitable and silent influence. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Every Exercises Faith Inevitable Influence Life Profession Silent]
More and more people in my country recognise the dangers of having their governors appointed by Putin and having no influence in parliament because Parliament today is also following instructions from Kremlin and no longer represents its people. Garry Kasparov
[ Also Appointed Because Country Dangers Following Governors Having Influence Instructions Kremlin Longer More Parliament Putin Recognise Represents Their Today]
One of the things that's influenced me musically was my experience at Brown University. I was surrounded by musicians that I really admired, and felt challenged to come up with music, lyrics, and recordings that stood up to the expectations of those musicians and myself. Lisa Loeb
[ Admired Brown Challenged Come Expectations Experience Felt Influenced Lyrics Music Musically Musicians Myself Really Recordings Stood Surrounded Things Those University Up]
Envy, my son, wears herself away, and droops like a lamb under the influence of the evil eye. Jacopo Sannazaro
[ Away Envy Evil Eye Herself Influence Lamb Son Under Wears]
It is a question of fact, whether the influence of motives be fixed by laws of nature, so that they shall always have the same effect in the same circumstances. Thomas Reid
[ Always Circumstances Effect Fact Fixed Influence Laws Motives Nature Question Same Shall Whether]
While growing up in Birmingham around a lot of West Indian people, reggae and calypso were big influences early on but Otis Redding was the one person who made me wanna sing myself. Roland Gift
[ Around Big Birmingham Early Growing Indian Influences Lot Made Myself Otis Person Redding Reggae Sing Up Wanna Were West While]
How far the existence of the Academy has influenced French literature, either for good or for evil, is an extremely dubious question. Lytton Strachey
[ Academy Dubious Either Evil Existence Extremely Far French Good How Influenced Literature Question]
It's pretty hard to measure influence of written or visual material. Ben Shahn
[ Hard Influence Material Measure Pretty Visual Written]
Parents don't need government to raise their kids. That's their job. But government can help them protect their children from influences they may not want their kids exposed to. Rod Blagojevich
[ Children Exposed Government Help Influences Job Kids May Need Parents Protect Raise Their Them Want]
I was on Oprah's show recently talking about the people who impacted me the most. One was a teacher and one was my soccer coach. I didn't even go into my family, who had the most influence. Andrew Shue
[ Coach Even Family Go Had Impacted Influence Into Most Oprah Recently Show Soccer Talking Teacher]
It's the clothes that influence the music I'm going to play. Graham Coxon
[ Clothes Going Influence Music Play]
Obviously, all of us have been influenced by those around us. Tom G. Palmer
[ Around Been Influenced Obviously Those Us]
I have opposed the Communist cold war line ever since, both by public utterance and by private help to trade unionists breaking free from the Communist influence. Earl Browder
[ Both Breaking Cold Communist Ever Free Help Influence Line Opposed Private Public Since Trade Unionists Utterance War]
I'm definitely more influenced by European writers than I am by American writers, there's no doubt about that. Anne Rice
[ Am American Definitely Doubt European Influenced More Than Writers]
What I used to play was rhythm guitar before I saw Jack Bruce. I said, That's what I want to do in life. He was definitely the main influence. Geezer Butler
[ Before Bruce Definitely Guitar Influence Jack Life Main Play Rhythm Said Saw Used Want]
We were a Western civilisation, an English speaking civilisation, both NZ and Australia, and we had all these influences coming from both Great Britain and America to us; sending us their culture in the shape and form of movies and television. Richard O'Brien
[ America Australia Both Britain Civilisation Coming Culture English Form Great Had Influences Movies Sending Shape Speaking Television Their These Us Were Western]
I think it's silly for anyone to think you could write under the influence, but if they'd like to think that, I'd like to keep the legend alive. Maybe I was under the influence when I wrote Jesus' Son and I just didn't know it. Denis Johnson
[ Alive Anyone Could Influence Jesus Just Keep Know Legend Maybe Silly Son Think Under Write Wrote]
If, however, the success of a politician is to be measured by the degree in which he is able personally to influence the course of politics, and attach to himself a school of political thought, then Mr. Mill, in the best meaning of the words, has succeeded. Millicent Fawcett
[ Able Attach Best Course Degree Himself However Influence Meaning Measured Mill Mr Personally Political Politician Politics School Succeeded Success Then Thought Which Words]
The writer is the person who stands outside society, independent of affiliation and independent of influence. Don DeLillo
[ Affiliation Independent Influence Outside Person Society Stands Writer]
The influences in my life were all kind of politically, socially implanted. And then there was Watergate. Tobe Hooper
[ Implanted Influences Kind Life Politically Socially Then Watergate Were]
I think there's a point at which money, influence, and power become so blinding that people believe they control the world. Iris Sawyer
[ Become Believe Blinding Control Influence Money Point Power Think Which World]
I am so far as I am aware not at all influenced by dramatists, expect for Shakespeare, who I have to say, it is impossible not to be influenced by if you hold language to be the major element of theatre. Howard Barker
[ Am Aware Dramatists Element Expect Far Hold Impossible Influenced Language Major Say Shakespeare Theatre]
In 1995 the whole political situation was very complicated. I was the first deputy prime minister, and at the same time I had very low influence in the government. Anatoly Chubais
[ Complicated Deputy First Government Had Influence Low Minister Political Prime Same Situation Time Very Whole]
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life. Margot Asquith
[ Characters Easier Influence Life Strong Than Weak]
The most important influence in my childhood was my father. DeForest Kelley Dad
[ Childhood Father Important Influence Most]
I have been trying to point out that in our lives chance may have an astonishing influence and, if I may offer advice to the young laboratory worker, it would be this - never to neglect an extraordinary appearance or happening. Alexander Fleming
[ Advice Appearance Astonishing Been Chance Extraordinary Happening Influence Laboratory Lives May Neglect Never Offer Our Out Point Trying Worker Would Young]
My biggest musical influences are probably my parents. Bobby McFerrin
[ Biggest Influences Musical Parents Probably]
People always ask about my influences, and they cite a bunch of people I've never heard of. Norton Juster
[ Always Ask Bunch Cite Heard Influences Never]
Public opinion is a permeating influence, and it exacts obedience to itself; it requires us to drink other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits. Walter Bagehot
[ Drink Exacts Follow Habits Influence Itself Men Obedience Opinion Other Permeating Public Requires Speak Thoughts Us Words]
The openness of rural Nebraska certainly influenced me. That openness, in a way, fosters the imagination. But growing up, Lincoln wasn't a small town. It was a college town. It had record stores and was a liberal place. Matthew Sweet
[ Certainly College Fosters Growing Had Imagination Influenced Liberal Lincoln Nebraska Openness Place Record Rural Small Stores Town Up Way]
My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors. Tracey Ullman
[ Actors British Character Great Influences Peter Sellers Were]
Mantovani was a great influence on me. Brian May
[ Great Influence]
I think maybe the rural influence in my life helped me in a sense, of knowing how to get close to people and talk to them and get my work done. Gordon Parks
[ Close Done Get Helped How Influence Knowing Life Maybe Rural Sense Talk Them Think Work]
The orbs create feedback loops that can influence either personal of employee behavior. David Rose
[ Behavior Create Either Employee Feedback Influence Loops Personal]
I am fairly certain that my abortion position hurt me, because in a Democratic primary, where turnout is relatively low, liberal voters turn out in disproportionately large numbers and thus exercise a disproportionate influence on the outcome. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Am Because Certain Democratic Disproportionate Disproportionately Exercise Fairly Hurt Influence Large Liberal Low Numbers Out Outcome Position Primary Relatively Thus Turn Turnout Voters Where]
There was a widespread indignation in the American media. They were saying, 'How can you make a movie during an election that's about politics? What are you doing? Are you trying to influence people's lives?' To which my response was, 'Well, I hope so.' John Sayles
[ American Doing During Election Hope How Indignation Influence Lives Make Media Movie Politics Response Saying Trying Well Were Which Widespread]
I was influenced a lot by those around me - there was a lot of singing that went on in the cotton fields. Willie Nelson
[ Around Cotton Fields Influenced Lot Singing Those Went]
When I listen to what I did under the influence - 10 years of work - I don't think it either enhanced or impaired me. It didn't have that much to do with it. Keith Richards
[ Did Either Enhanced Impaired Influence Listen Much Think Under Work Years]
The songs are not necessarily autobiographical. A lot of songs are a combination of influences. It might be some part of my life, or something I've felt, or something somebody's told me. It all comes together. Tracy Chapman
[ Autobiographical Combination Comes Felt Influences Life Lot Might Necessarily Part Some Somebody Something Songs Together Told]
I went through a big Alice Cooper phase, which was probably a major influence on my writing style later, especially after Plastic Surgery Disasters. Jello Biafra
[ After Alice Big Cooper Disasters Especially Influence Later Major Phase Plastic Probably Style Surgery Through Went Which Writing]
It's definitely an influence, I mean how can you not say you are influenced to play rock. Mike Lowry
[ Definitely How Influence Influenced Mean Play Rock Say]
One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics. Henri Poincare
[ Completely Constant Desire Development Forgotten Had Happiest History Influence Know Mathematics Most Nature Remember Science Would]
As a confirmed individualist I certainly do not wish to underrate the influence of the individual, for the masses do not lead the individual; rather, in the individual is vested the capacity to lead the masses. Gustav Stresemann
[ Capacity Certainly Confirmed Individual Individualist Influence Lead Masses Rather Underrate Vested Wish]
I definitely get affected by new stuff. There's a lot of older influences, but there's also newer stuff too. Nuno Bettencourt
[ Affected Also Definitely Get Influences Lot New Newer Older Stuff Too]
OUR history begins before we are born. We represent the hereditary influences of our race, and our ancestors virtually live in us. James Nasmyth
[ Ancestors Before Begins Born Hereditary History Influences Live Our Race Represent Us Virtually]
I wanted the influence. In the end I wasn't very good at being a president. I looked out of the window and thought that the man cutting the lawn actually seemed to have more control over what he was doing. Warren Bennis
[ Actually Being Control Cutting Doing End Good Influence Lawn Looked Man More Out Over President Seemed Thought Very Wanted Window]
I was influenced by surrealist poetry and painting as were thousands of other people, and it seems to me to have become a part of the way I write, but it's not. Kenneth Koch
[ Become Influenced Other Painting Part Poetry Seems Surrealist Thousands Way Were Write]
I'm not gonna say that I hate it, because I really respect Usher and I was influenced by him. But so many people compare me to him, and I don't think it'll ever stop. I just want to be my own artist. Chris Brown
[ Artist Because Compare Ever Gonna Hate Him Influenced Just Many Own Really Respect Say Stop Think Usher Want]
Matthew being a constant attendant on our Lord, his history is an account of what he saw and heard; and, being influenced by the Holy Spirit, his history is entitled to the utmost degree of credibility. Adam Clarke
[ Account Attendant Being Constant Credibility Degree Entitled Heard His History Holy Influenced Lord Matthew Our Saw Spirit Utmost]
Well I had my kids so young that I kind of feel that I'm a kid too and am growing up with them. The things they're interested in tend to really influence me. Reese Witherspoon
[ Am Feel Growing Had Influence Interested Kid Kids Kind Really Tend Them Things Too Up Well Young]
Every war results from the struggle for markets and spheres of influence, and every war is sold to the public by professional liars and totally sincere religious maniacs, as a Holy Crusade to save God and Goodness from Satan and Evil. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Crusade Every Evil God Goodness Holy Influence Liars Maniacs Markets Professional Public Religious Results Satan Save Sincere Sold Spheres Struggle Totally War]
I must admit to being greatly influenced by Joseph Campbell's The Hero With a Thousand Faces. Norman Spinrad
[ Admit Being Campbell Faces Greatly Hero Influenced Joseph Must Thousand]
I was mostly surprised by the rap artists, actually, that were influenced by Sabbath. That was a surprise. But it's very nice and I'm very honored. It's nice to know after 27 years now that what I said in the first place has stuck, and that was the belief in it. Tony Iommi
[ Actually After Artists Belief First Honored Influenced Know Mostly Nice Now Place Rap Sabbath Said Stuck Surprise Surprised Very Were Years]
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time. John Knox
[ Antagonize Cannot Influence Same Time]
My explanation remains the same: It was an attempt to make the point that anyone who opposed the war can achieve their objective by working within their sphere of influence, whether their political party or community of faith. James P. Moran
[ Achieve Anyone Attempt Community Explanation Faith Influence Make Objective Opposed Party Point Political Remains Same Sphere Their War Whether Within Working]
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination. Edmund Burke Imagination
[ Act Boundary Feelings Imagination Influence Men None Passions Under]
The Gospel having spread itself into Persia, the pagan priests, who worshipped the sun, were greatly alarmed, and dreaded the loss of that influence they had hitherto maintained over the people's minds and properties. John Foxe
[ Alarmed Dreaded Gospel Greatly Had Having Hitherto Influence Into Itself Loss Maintained Minds Over Pagan Persia Priests Properties Spread Sun Were Worshipped]
The things that concern us during the day are going to influence what we experience during the night. Henry Reed
[ Concern Day During Experience Going Influence Night Things Us]
We love the ability of the people to influence the actions of decision-makers, of lawmakers and presidents to be removed from or elevated to office by the will of voters, and of the community to connect amongst diverse populations through the ballot box. Charles Rangel
[ Ability Actions Amongst Ballot Box Community Connect Diverse Elevated Influence Lawmakers Love Office Populations Presidents Removed Through Voters Will]
I met my wife Anne who was a sociology student, and her influence together with activities associated with the student movement of the time opened up my interests amongst other things into the theatre, art, music, politics and philosophy. Paul Nurse
[ Activities Amongst Anne Art Associated Her Influence Interests Into Met Movement Music Opened Other Philosophy Politics Sociology Student Theatre Things Time Together Up Wife]
The Stuart sovereigns of England steadily attempted to strengthen their power, and the resistance to that effort caused an immense growth of Parliamentary influence. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Attempted Caused Effort England Growth Immense Influence Parliamentary Power Resistance Sovereigns Steadily Strengthen Stuart Their]
A lot of people have gotten into comedy because of certain influences in their lives or events that were painful, and I really have wracked my brain to figure it out. I pretty much have had a normal childhood. Maybe it was too normal. Will Ferrell
[ Because Brain Certain Childhood Comedy Events Figure Gotten Had Influences Into Lives Lot Maybe Much Normal Out Painful Pretty Really Their Too Were]
It was both necessary and desirable for us to be so strong at sea that no Sea Power could attack us without risk, so that we might be free to protect our oversea interests, independently of the influence and the choice of other Sea Powers. Bernhard von Bulow
[ Attack Both Choice Could Desirable Free Independently Influence Interests Might Necessary Other Our Power Powers Protect Risk Sea Strong Us Without]
Modern Western thought will pass into history and be incorporated in it, will have its influence and its place, just as our body will pass into the composition of grass, of sheep, of cutlets, and of men. Alexander Herzen
[ Body Composition Grass History Incorporated Influence Into Just Men Modern Our Pass Place Sheep Thought Western Will]
Billions of people have seen and been influenced by movies in the short history of this industry. Conrad Hall
[ Been Billions History Industry Influenced Movies Seen Short]
I'm mostly influenced by life, what's around me, and my own childhood. Jack Prelutsky
[ Around Childhood Influenced Life Mostly Own]
I assure this committee that, if I am confirmed, I will be strictly independent of all political influences... essential to that institution's ability to function effectively and achieve its mandated objectives. Ben Bernanke
[ Ability Achieve Am Assure Committee Confirmed Effectively Essential Function Independent Influences Institution Mandated Objectives Political Strictly Will]
I guess everything having to do with your background has some influence on how you tell stories but it's hard to parse how growing up in a Jewish community in Minnesota really affected it. Joel Coen
[ Affected Background Community Everything Growing Guess Hard Having How Influence Jewish Minnesota Parse Really Some Stories Tell Up Your]
The Grateful Dead were an influence on our music but they weren't by a long shot the biggest influence. Jon Fishman
[ Biggest Dead Grateful Influence Long Music Our Shot Were Weren]
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another. George Eliot
[ Another Blessed Human Influence Loving Soul True]
Ted Turner is still a leader. And he sets a great example. His ability financially has been reduced, but his influence and his example still is an important asset to the whole environmental movement. Maurice Strong
[ Ability Asset Been Environmental Example Financially Great His Important Influence Leader Movement Reduced Sets Still Ted Turner Whole]
Every drummer that had a name, had a name because of his individual playing. He didn't sound like anybody else, So everybody that I ever listened to, in some form, influenced my taste. Buddy Rich
[ Anybody Because Drummer Else Ever Every Everybody Form Had His Individual Influenced Listened Name Playing Some Sound Taste]
For many my behavior has been a major disappointment, my behavior has caused considerable worry to my business partners, and everyone involved in my business, but most importantly to the young people we influence, I apologize. Tiger Woods
[ Apologize Been Behavior Business Caused Considerable Disappointment Everyone Importantly Influence Involved Major Many Most Partners Worry Young]
But, I would be naive not to recognize the number of musicians who tell me they have been influenced by me and sight me - as well as Alex and Neil - as a musician who has been a positive influence on their playing. Geddy Lee
[ Alex Been Influence Influenced Musician Musicians Naive Neil Number Playing Positive Recognize Sight Tell Their Well Would]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher. David Soul
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
Mystery Science Theater is really a postmodern show, it's really derived of many influences. Joel Hodgson
[ Derived Influences Many Mystery Postmodern Really Science Show Theater]
We believe that the United States and the rest of the international community can play a useful role by exerting influence on Pakistan to put a permanent and visible end to cross-border terrorism against India. Atal Bihari Vajpayee
[ Against Believe Community End Exerting India Influence International Pakistan Permanent Play Put Rest Role States Terrorism United Useful Visible]
Major League Baseball has always recognized the influence that our stars can have on the youth of America. As such, we are concerned that recent revelations and allegations of steroid use have been sending a terrible message to young people. Bud Selig
[ Allegations Always America Baseball Been Concerned Influence League Major Message Our Recent Recognized Revelations Sending Stars Steroid Such Terrible Use Young Youth]
I don't have any influences, any heroes, it's just me. GG Allin
[ Any Heroes Influences Just]
I was influenced when I was younger by the cartoon movies that Disney put out, like Cinderella and what not. I watched those movies over and over when I was younger and the music is ingrained into my head. Nowadays, I'm still humming the tunes. It taught me the fundamentals. Zac Efron
[ Cartoon Cinderella Disney Fundamentals Head Humming Influenced Ingrained Into Movies Music Nowadays Out Over Put Still Taught Those Tunes Watched Younger]
That's the trouble with trying to influence an undecided voter. First you have to find one. Pat Sajak
[ Find First Influence Trouble Trying Undecided Voter]
I think people tend to live, whether they like it or not, influenced by what's next door to them. Campbell Scott
[ Door Influenced Live Next Tend Them Think Whether]
I think that's given inspiration to other musicians. I know, particularly through the 90s, a lot of bands would cite Rush as an influence. I don't think it was so much our music, but more the way we really stuck to our guns. Alex Lifeson
[ Bands Cite Given Guns Influence Inspiration Know Lot More Much Music Musicians Other Our Particularly Really Rush Stuck Think Through Way Would]
The quality of what is said inevitably influences the way in which it is said, however inexperienced the writer. Robertson Davies
[ However Inevitably Inexperienced Influences Quality Said Way Which Writer]
As our language wanes and dies, the golden legends of the far-off centuries fade and pass away. No one sees their influence upon culture; no one sees their educational power. Douglas Hyde
[ Away Centuries Culture Dies Educational Fade Far-Off Golden Influence Language Legends Our Pass Power Sees Their Upon]
The thing about influence is that any composer worth anything will give you the same names. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Any Anything Composer Give Influence Names Same Thing Will Worth]
However, I think, first of all, that what's happening in Sierra Leone is going to have the great influence on those governments who will be asked to provide forces to the Congo. Second, of course, the Security Council has no professional military advice organized in any way. Alex Morrison
[ Advice Any Asked Congo Council Course First Forces Going Governments Great Happening However Influence Leone Leone Military Organized Professional Provide Second Security Sierra Think Those Way Will]
Leadership is influence. John C. Maxwell
[ Influence Leadership]
Children are easily influenced, and I always want to do things I can be proud to show my kids someday. Faith Hill
[ Always Children Easily Influenced Kids Proud Show Someday Things Want]
I often think you bring unhappiness on yourself, because if you don't like yourself very much, you allow yourself to be influenced by people who reinforce that. Lynn Johnston
[ Allow Because Bring Influenced Much Often Reinforce Think Unhappiness Very Yourself]
I understand that postmodern literature probably means people like DeLillo, The Fiction Collective, but I don't get it that those writers are really influenced by postmodern theorists. Kathy Acker
[ Collective Fiction Get Influenced Literature Means Postmodern Probably Really Theorists Those Understand Writers]
Whenever it's suggested that our sponsors have some kind of influence or control of what we cover in some kind of censorship through financial pressure, it's rubbish. That's never happened. Morley Safer
[ Censorship Control Cover Financial Happened Influence Kind Never Our Pressure Rubbish Some Sponsors Suggested Through Whenever]
I'm from the Bob Wills and the Little Richard school of music. Bob Wills did what the hell he thought, Little Richard did what he thought, and those were my big influences. Buck Owens
[ Big Bob Did Hell Influences Little Music Richard School Those Thought Were Wills]
Ask everyone whether they're an actor or a doctor or a teacher or whatever is entitled to his or her opinion. But unfortunately, because actors are in the public eye, whether we want it or not, sometimes our opinions carry more weight or influence than they deserve. Debra Messing
[ Actor Actors Ask Because Carry Deserve Doctor Entitled Everyone Eye Her His Influence More Opinion Opinions Our Public Sometimes Teacher Than Unfortunately Want Weight Whatever Whether]
I was not influenced by composers as much as by natural objects and physical phenomena. Edgard Varese
[ Composers Influenced Much Natural Objects Phenomena Physical]
I read books like mad, but I am careful to to let anything I read influence me. Michael Caine
[ Am Anything Books Careful Influence Mad Read]
Children have in the past and continue to influence policy makers. Carol Bellamy
[ Children Continue Influence Makers Past Policy]
Diplomacy means all the wicked devices of the Old World, spheres of influence, balances of power, secret treaties, triple alliances, and, during the interim period, appeasement of Fascism. Barbara Tuchman
[ Alliances Appeasement Balances Devices Diplomacy During Fascism Influence Interim Means Old Period Power Secret Spheres Treaties Triple Wicked World]
When you look at our world, the truth is that we're all under the influence of politics. Roland Joffe
[ Influence Look Our Politics Truth Under World]
A lasting solution to this problem will have an exceptionally positive influence foremost on the peoples of Palestine and Israel, as well as on the region and the international community. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Community Exceptionally Foremost Influence International Israel Lasting Palestine Peoples Positive Problem Region Solution Well Will]
I think more than writers, the major influences on me have been European movies, jazz, and Abstract Expressionism. Don DeLillo
[ Abstract Been European Expressionism Influences Jazz Major More Movies Than Think Writers]
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life. Charles de Gaulle
[ Ask Been Digested Influenced Lambs Life Lion Made Reading Up]
You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me. Scott Adams
[ Aware Even Fact Influence Influential Life Most Person Probably Taught Things]
If slavery, limited as it yet is, now threatens to subvert the Constitution, how can we as wise and prudent statesmen, enlarge its boundaries and increase its influence, and thus increase already impending dangers? William H. Seward
[ Already Boundaries Constitution Dangers Enlarge How Impending Increase Influence Limited Now Prudent Slavery Statesmen Subvert Threatens Thus Wise Yet]
I haven't really met anyone else who has influenced me, but you never know, it could happen next year or next month. I just like to go with the spur of the moment. Robin Gibb
[ Anyone Could Else Go Happen Haven Influenced Just Know Met Moment Month Never Next Really Spur Year]
The problem is that when government controls the economy, those who can influence government keep winning, and everybody else just stays the same. Marco Rubio
[ Controls Economy Else Everybody Government Influence Just Keep Problem Same Stays Those Winning]
In the early part of the '60s I was influenced by the Ventures. Carl Wilson
[ Early Influenced Part Ventures]
English policy may not yet have made the definite decision to attack us; but it doubtless wishes, by all and every means, even the most extreme, to hinder every further expansion of German international influence and of German maritime power. Bernhard von Bulow
[ Attack Decision Definite Doubtless English Even Every Expansion Extreme Further German Hinder Influence International Made Maritime May Means Most Policy Power Us Wishes Yet]
Anything you read can influence your work, so I try to read good stuff. S. E. Hinton
[ Anything Good Influence Read Stuff Try Work Your]
That's what I so admired about Johnny Cash and June Carter. Their music wasn't a big influence on me. It was their character, their individual styles, what they were like as people. They weren't afraid to stick out. Shelby Lynne
[ Admired Afraid Big Carter Cash Character Individual Influence Johnny June Music Out Stick Styles Their Were Weren]
Robert Crumb is an influence on how I draw, but not on the subject matter I take or my approach. One thing I do like about Crumb is that he's chronicled his age, his times, and I think that is what artists should do. Joe Sacco
[ Age Approach Artists Crumb Draw His How Influence Matter Robert Should Subject Take Thing Think Times]
I was just going more for what I've always been influenced by, European music. Kip Winger
[ Always Been European Going Influenced Just More Music]
Influence, people think about it as someone you like but influence is also what you're revolted by. In fact, often it's what you're running away from. Marc Ribot
[ Also Away Fact Influence Often Revolted Running Someone Think]
My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation. Niklaus Wirth
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
The Mole had long wanted to make the I acquaintance of the Badger. He seemed, by all accounts, to be such an important personage and, though rarely visible, to make his unseen influence felt by everybody about the place. Kenneth Grahame
[ Accounts Acquaintance Badger Everybody Felt Had His Important Influence Long Make Mole Personage Place Rarely Seemed Such Though Unseen Visible Wanted]
I think my uncle was probably the biggest influence in my life. We grew up in the same house, and he was just a really great, hard-working, honest, ethical person. Catherine Bell
[ Biggest Ethical Great Grew Hard-Working Honest House Influence Just Life Person Probably Really Same Think Uncle Up]
I was influenced by every comedian I ever saw work. That's the only way you learn how to do it. Bob Newhart
[ Comedian Ever Every How Influenced Learn Only Saw Way Work]
Generally, my writing is influenced by living, by absorbing everything that happens to me and my actions. Graham Nash
[ Absorbing Actions Everything Generally Happens Influenced Living Writing]
Also, people are not often aware of the way the United States' policies influence what happens in places like Haiti or El Salvador or Nicaragua. Or in Columbia right now. Edwidge Danticat
[ Also Aware Columbia El Haiti Happens Influence Nicaragua Now Often Places Policies Right Salvador States United Way]
Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something. Josh Billings
[ Especially Influence Powerful She Something Wants Woman]
The big battle at the end of DW isn't drawn from history, but it's influenced by history, certainly. Walter Jon Williams
[ Battle Big Certainly Drawn End History Influenced]
The evidence that things are changing fast can be seen in the dramatic increase in the influence of blogging. We should be collecting emails as we used to collect telephone numbers and using them to better communicate our message to key voters. Adam Rickitt
[ Better Blogging Changing Collect Collecting Communicate Dramatic Emails Evidence Fast Increase Influence Key Message Numbers Our Seen Should Telephone Them Things Used Using Voters]
The most powerful moral influence is example. Huston Smith
[ Example Influence Moral Most Powerful]
I was much influenced by Jean-Paul Sartre. Thom Gunn
[ Influenced Much Sartre]
If you met my dad, I think a lot of things would be put to rest. Because my pops is a pretty silly guy. But, Coldcut, they're based in the U.K. I'm a big fan of jazz music, so American music has had a big influence on what I listen to. Eric San
[ American Based Because Big Dad Fan Guy Had Influence Jazz Listen Lot Met Music Pops Pretty Put Rest Silly Things Think Would]
The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority. Ken Blanchard
[ Authority Influence Key Leadership Successful Today]
I did not support any more New York. I lived 10 years there, and after September 11, I felt very European. I did not share the opinion of people in the street, who were deeply influenced by what they heard in the media. Yannick Noah
[ After Any Deeply Did European Felt Heard Influenced Lived Media More New Opinion September Share Street Support Very Were Years York]
The crowd may be influenced easily, largely because it is a crowd. Ivor Novello
[ Because Crowd Easily Influenced Largely May]
House was the first film where I had no influence on the script. I had to buy the script with the game rights. Uwe Boll
[ Buy Film First Game Had House Influence Rights Script Where]
People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult. Keith Henson
[ Accounts Addicts Anything Bank Behaviour Both Children Cult Cults Destroying Draining Except Family Includes Influence Interest Losing Neglecting Observe Relations Similar Typical Under]
Any idea can be brought into the classroom if the point is to inquire into its structure, history, influence and so forth. But no idea belongs in the classroom if the point of introducing it is to recruit your students for the political agenda it may be thought to imply. Stanley Fish
[ Agenda Any Belongs Brought Classroom Forth History Idea Imply Influence Inquire Into Introducing May Point Political Recruit Structure Students Thought Your]
And I also see how this body influences external images: it gives back movement to them. Henri Bergson
[ Also Back Body External Gives How Images Influences Movement See Them]
The free market economy is supposed to be the only path leading to the happiness of humanity by promoting wealth and prosperity, power and influence of nations. Omar Bongo
[ Economy Free Happiness Humanity Influence Leading Market Nations Only Path Power Promoting Prosperity Supposed Wealth]
I was a jazz major in high school, in an all-jazz band. No matter what I do, it features my musical influences. Wyclef Jean
[ Band Features High Influences Jazz Major Matter Musical School]
So the Negro race has continued, and today is the day of the Negro as far as the world is concerned. They have influenced the generations of time; they have mixed their blood with many peoples, until there are many peoples not able to hold the priesthood. Warren Jeffs
[ Able Blood Concerned Continued Day Far Generations Hold Influenced Many Mixed Negro Peoples Priesthood Race Their Time Today Until World]
I think that my vampires in general were influenced by my being allowed to watch the Hammer vampire films. Vampire Circus, also shown as Circus of Fear, was one of those movies. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Allowed Also Being Circus Fear Films General Hammer Influenced Movies Shown Think Those Vampire Vampires Watch Were]
In fact, the history of North America has been perhaps more profoundly influenced by man's inheritance from his past homes than by the physical features of his present home. Ellsworth Huntington
[ America Been Fact Features His History Home Homes Influenced Inheritance Man More North Past Perhaps Physical Present Profoundly Than]
We are certainly influenced by role models, and if we are surrounded by images of beautiful rich people, we will start to think that to be beautiful and rich is very important - just as in the Middle Ages, people were surrounded by images of religious piety. Alain de Botton
[ Ages Beautiful Certainly Images Important Influenced Just Middle Models Piety Religious Rich Role Start Surrounded Think Very Were Will]
I'm quite influenced in this by one of my heroes, Montaigne, who thought a man's real task was to render as honest an account of himself as he could. Robert Sheckley
[ Account Could Heroes Himself Honest Influenced Man Quite Real Render Task Thought]
There were speeches made in Congress in the very last session before the outbreak of the Rebellion, so ferocious as to show that their authors were under the influence of a real frenzy. Edward Everett
[ Authors Before Congress Ferocious Frenzy Influence Last Made Outbreak Real Rebellion Session Show Speeches Their Under Very Were]
I have learned that trying to guess what the boss or the client wants is the most debilitating of all influences in the creation of good advertising. Leo Burnett
[ Advertising Boss Client Creation Debilitating Good Guess Influences Learned Most Trying Wants]
And if this House is to be scared, by whatever influences, from its duty, to receive and hear the petitions of the People, then I shall send my voice beyond the walls of this Capitol for redress. Caleb Cushing
[ Beyond Capitol Duty Hear House Influences Petitions Receive Redress Scared Send Shall Then Voice Walls Whatever]
In these negotiations we are not a helpless object, although great world powers are involved. We play an active role and try to influence our destiny; we have our own trump cards and we use them. Alija Izetbegovic
[ Active Although Cards Destiny Great Helpless Influence Involved Negotiations Object Our Own Play Powers Role Them These Trump Try Use World]
The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and the great welcome them out of vanity or need. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Great Herd Influence Need Out Sake Seek Their Them Vanity Welcome]
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. Henry Adams
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us. Wilma Rudolph
[ Dreams Each Greatness Human Influence Lives Never Notion Potential Power Same Spirit Underestimate Us Within]
There the union of Church and State tends strongly to paralyze some of the members of the body of Christ. Here there is no such influence to destroy spiritual life and power. Josiah Strong
[ Body Christ Church Destroy Here Influence Life Members Paralyze Power Some Spiritual State Strongly Such Tends Union]
There are works of literature whose influence is strong but indirect because it is mediated through the whole of the culture rather than immediately through imitation. Wordsworth is the case that comes to mind. J. M. Coetzee
[ Because Case Comes Culture Imitation Immediately Indirect Influence Literature Mind Rather Strong Than Through Whole Whose Wordsworth Works]
In fact, an awful lot of N.F.L. club owners have practically no influence on their players at all, simply because they're not full-time working owners. Pete Rozelle
[ Awful Because Club Fact Full-Time Influence Lot Owners Players Practically Simply Their Working]
I'm more prone to his '70s material, which is what I was around for and watched a lot. I listen to a lot of that stuff. It probably influenced me quite a bit. I'm more drawn to the darker, sadder songs. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Around Bit Darker Drawn His Influenced Listen Lot Material More Probably Prone Quite Sadder Songs Stuff Watched Which]
Sinatra was the biggest influence on my life, my singing career. And rightly so. I mean he was the best singer ever. James Darren
[ Best Biggest Career Ever Influence Life Mean Rightly Sinatra Singer Singing]
And very often the influence exerted on a person's character by the amount of his income is hardly less, if it is less, than that exerted by the way in which it is earned. Alfred Marshall
[ Amount Character Earned Exerted Hardly His Income Influence Less Often Person Than Very Way Which]
I'm very influenced by landscapes, not so much the way places look as the way the names sound. In this country we've got so many cultures, and the place names - the Spanish names and the Indian names, which are so incredibly musical. Emmylou Harris
[ Country Cultures Got Incredibly Indian Influenced Landscapes Look Many Much Musical Names Place Places Sound Spanish Very Way Which]
There were influences in my life that were more important than journalism, such as comic strips and radio. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Comic Important Influences Journalism Life More Radio Strips Such Than Were]
Whoever wants peace among nations must seek to limit the state and its influence most strictly. Ludwig von Mises
[ Among Influence Limit Most Must Nations Peace Seek State Strictly Wants Whoever]
Even the contemporary horror authors who have seriously influenced me are a disparate bunch. George Stephen
[ Authors Bunch Contemporary Disparate Even Horror Influenced Seriously]
Anybody is influenced by where and how he lives. Imogen Cunningham
[ Anybody How Influenced Lives Where]
Every existence above a certain rank has its singular points; the higher the rank the more of them. At these points, influences whose physical magnitude is too small to be taken account of by a finite being may produce results of the greatest importance. James C. Maxwell
[ Above Account Being Certain Every Existence Finite Greatest Higher Importance Influences Magnitude May More Physical Points Produce Rank Results Singular Small Taken Them These Too Whose]
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach. William Ellery Channing
[ Abroad Being Carry Conscience Duties Every Exert His Human Influence Own Peculiarly Perform Teach Which Within Work]
There are just hundreds of people that have inspired and influenced me in a number of different ways. First of all, you can't forget your parents and all they've done to help you to get here. Michael P. Anderson
[ Different Done First Forget Get Help Here Hundreds Influenced Inspired Just Number Parents Ways Your]
No, generally I think influence is used as a nice word for plagiarism. Gilbert Gottfried
[ Generally Influence Nice Plagiarism Think Used Word]
The only compensation, gained through the influence of nongovernmental organizations, consisted in slightly broadening for private individuals the possibility of access and appeal to the agencies enforcing the Covenant concerned with civil and political rights. Rene Cassin
[ Access Agencies Appeal Broadening Civil Compensation Concerned Consisted Covenant Enforcing Gained Individuals Influence Only Organizations Political Possibility Private Rights Slightly Through]
Certainly my parents were a huge influence. They always expected the most out of all of us. And expected us to do our very best. I'm thankful to them for allowing me to do what I wanted to do. Laurel Clark
[ Allowing Always Best Certainly Expected Huge Influence Most Our Out Parents Thankful Them Us Very Wanted Were]
In jazz, there is a lot of European influence harmonically. Dexter Gordon
[ European Influence Jazz Lot]
I was always influenced by language. Helen Dunmore
[ Always Influenced Language]
It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives. Clint Eastwood
[ Control Discipline Influence Lives Other Over Power Takes Tremendous]
T-Bone Walker was a big influence on just about every guitar player around. Johnny Winter
[ Around Big Every Guitar Influence Just Player Walker]
When I was 18 I went to college for two years and didn't work for a year which was essential for me, because my identity had been so influenced by my being an actor and I think I just needed to discover what it was to be myself, divorced from all that responsibility. Claire Danes
[ Actor Because Been Being College Discover Divorced Essential Had Identity Influenced Just Myself Needed Responsibility Think Two Went Which Work Year Years]
The staff at the Institute will present an analysis on how asset price fluctuations and subsequent structural adjustments influence sustained economic growth, based on Japan's experience since the second half of the 1980s. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Adjustments Analysis Asset Based Economic Experience Fluctuations Growth Half How Influence Institute Japan Present Price Second Since Staff Structural Subsequent Sustained Will]
I was lucky. I had a lot of really good influences. Brad Dourif
[ Good Had Influences Lot Lucky Really]
My father had retained an emotional affection for the ceremonial of his parental home, without allowing it to influence his intellectual freedom. Franz Boas
[ Affection Allowing Ceremonial Emotional Father Freedom Had His Home Influence Intellectual Parental Retained Without]
I know at my church a lot of the times we sung from hymn books and as we got older we started to change with time. I can honestly say that I was never influenced to write for the church. Charles King
[ Books Change Church Got Honestly Hymn Influenced Know Lot Never Older Say Started Sung Time Times Write]
In France, for instance, one magazine writer was convinced that On The Road had been a huge influence on Lost Souls and was crushed to learn that I hadn't read the one until after I'd written the other. Poppy Z. Brite
[ After Been Convinced Crushed France Had Hadn Huge Influence Instance Learn Lost Magazine Other Read Road Souls Until Writer Written]
Every performer who ever performed in rock and roll or even close to it is lying if they tell you that they weren't influenced in some way or another by Elvis Presley. He turned the world around. Mac Davis
[ Another Around Close Elvis Even Ever Every Influenced Lying Performed Performer Presley Rock Roll Some Tell Turned Way Weren World]
I belong to the middle class that grew up very influenced by the Catholic church. The people of the novel are from a more pagan and practical world in which the Christianity is just a veneer. John McGahern
[ Belong Catholic Christianity Church Class Grew Influenced Just Middle More Novel Pagan Practical Up Veneer Very Which World]
How can a coach have any influence over a player that's making over five times more than he is? Hayden Fry
[ Any Coach Five How Influence Making More Over Player Than Times]
My primary influences were the best jazz players from the 50's and 60's and later some of the pop people from the same time period along with the better of the well known blues musicians. Walter Becker
[ Along Best Better Blues Influences Jazz Known Later Musicians Period Players Pop Primary Same Some Time Well Were]
When we first began and I was 14, my influences were the stuff that was in my parent's record collection like Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin. Daniel Johns
[ Began Collection Deep First Influences Led Parent Purple Record Stuff Were Zeppelin]
Most of the confidence which I appear to feel, especially when influenced by noon wine, is only a pretense. Tennessee Williams
[ Appear Confidence Especially Feel Influenced Most Noon Only Pretense Which Wine]
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear. Bertrand Russell
[ Act Crowd Fear Great Influence Man Nation Neither Nor Sanely Think Trusted Under]
Syrian influence has not ended yet. It is going to be a very long path. Walid Jumblatt
[ Ended Going Influence Long Path Syrian Very Yet]
The interests of the United States are better served by demanding reform and seeing that reform takes place than by removing our influence from the UN. Jesse Helms
[ Better Demanding Influence Interests Our Place Reform Removing Seeing Served States Takes Than Un United]
The good news is that parents are the leading influence on kids' decision not to drink alcohol. Xavier Becerra
[ Alcohol Decision Drink Good Influence Kids Leading News Parents]
Poor air quality, which can be influenced by a variety of fumes, chemicals and allergens, is arguably the leading cause of triggers for most asthmatics in urban areas. Ian Smith
[ Air Areas Arguably Cause Chemicals Fumes Influenced Leading Most Poor Quality Triggers Urban Variety Which]
Picasso once remarked I do not care who it is that has or does influence me as long as it is not myself. Gertrude Stein
[ Care Does Influence Long Myself Once Picasso Remarked]
Religion united its influence with those of loyalty and love, and the order of knighthood, endowed with all the sanctity and religious awe that attended the priesthood, became an object of ambition to the greatest sovereigns. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Ambition Attended Awe Became Endowed Greatest Influence Knighthood Love Loyalty Object Order Priesthood Religion Religious Sanctity Sovereigns Those United]
But the Committee for Industrial Organizations is here. It is now henceforth a definite instrumentality, destined greatly to influence the lives of our people and the internal and external course of the republic. John L. Lewis
[ Committee Course Definite Destined External Greatly Henceforth Here Industrial Influence Internal Lives Now Organizations Our Republic]
The big turning point, really, was the Beatles' influence on American folk music, and then Roger took it to the next step, and then along came the Lovin' Spoonful and everybody else. Barry McGuire
[ Along American Beatles Big Came Else Everybody Folk Influence Music Next Point Really Roger Spoonful Step Then Took Turning]
In the latter half of the last century the impact of the expanding influence of Western culture and economic system brought about in China a severe conflict. Chen Ning Yang
[ Brought Century China Conflict Culture Economic Expanding Half Impact Influence Last Latter Severe System Western]
The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence as early as Chaucer's time: but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth. George Saintsbury
[ Atmosphere Begun Chaucer Circumstances Early Exercise Growth Had Influence Italian Prose Tale Time Were Yet]
Time perspective is one of the most powerful influences on all of human behavior. We're trying to show how people become biased to being exclusively past-, present- or future-oriented. Philip Zimbardo
[ Become Behavior Being Biased Exclusively How Human Influences Most Perspective Powerful Show Time Trying]
The movies that influenced me were movies that told their stories through pictures more than words. Sam Mendes
[ Influenced More Movies Pictures Stories Than Their Through Told Were Words]
Our analysis of truth and falsehood, or of the nature of judgment, is not very likely to be influenced by our hopes and fears. Charles D. Broad
[ Analysis Falsehood Fears Hopes Influenced Judgment Likely Nature Our Truth Very]
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stops. Henry B. Adams
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Against Defends His Influences Own Personal Students Teacher True]
I feel more influenced in my own work by dreams than I do by other writers' works in a way. Or by popular culture, movies - what else is there to write about than love and loss? Alice Hoffman
[ Culture Dreams Else Feel Influenced Loss Love More Movies Other Own Popular Than Way Work Works Write Writers]
It is needless to say how great has been the influence of the doctrine of Evolution, or rather perhaps of the method of investigation to which it has given birth, upon the study of history, especially the history of institutions. Goldwin Smith
[ Been Birth Doctrine Especially Evolution Given Great History How Influence Institutions Investigation Method Needless Perhaps Rather Say Study Upon Which]
Research shows that parents are the single biggest influence on children - if you are worried about your teen and drugs, talk to them. John Walters
[ Biggest Children Influence Parents Research Shows Single Talk Teen Them Worried Your]
I felt Joyce was an influence on my fiction, but in a very general way, as a kind of inspiration and a model for the beauty of language. Don DeLillo
[ Beauty Felt Fiction General Influence Inspiration Joyce Kind Language Model Very Way]
I don't like to think about being an influence. It's embarrassing. Bruce Nauman
[ Being Embarrassing Influence Think]
My earliest influences were things I heard in my household. Boz Scaggs
[ Earliest Heard Household Influences Things Were]
I don't think that I'm over his influence but they probably don't look like Picassos; Picasso himself would probably have thrown up looking at my pictures. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Himself His Influence Look Looking Over Picasso Pictures Probably Think Thrown Up Would]
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents. Richard M. Nixon
[ Chief Direction Had Influence Justices Lasting More Most Nation Our Presidents Probably Profound Than Their Times]
Nor is it that truly a belief at all which has not some influence upon the actions of him who holds it. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Actions Belief Him Holds Influence Nor Some Truly Upon Which]
The fact that Stravinsky used the classics as a major influence is obvious. What is interesting is how he used them, how he turned Bach into Stravinsky. Lukas Foss
[ Bach Classics Fact How Influence Interesting Into Major Obvious Stravinsky Them Turned Used]
The institutional investor remains the bigger influence on individual trades simply because the institutional investor has more money to support the order and that will have more of an impact on the stock. Maria Bartiromo
[ Because Bigger Impact Individual Influence Institutional Investor Money More Order Remains Simply Stock Support Trades Will]
Another cause for the increase in alienation and cynicism is a feeling that too many policy decisions that affect individuals have been taken out of any system that has accountability or that they can influence. Robert Teeter
[ Accountability Affect Alienation Another Any Been Cause Cynicism Decisions Feeling Increase Individuals Influence Many Out Policy System Taken Too]
My mother was the total influence. My father was what we call a nomadic person; he was a wanderer. Danny Aiello
[ Call Father Influence Mother Nomadic Person Total Wanderer]
Instead, there were a variety of controls of which some could be influenced by bankers, some could be influenced by the government, and some could hardly be influenced by either. Carroll Quigley
[ Bankers Controls Could Either Government Hardly Influenced Instead Some Variety Were Which]
I think Stalin was afraid of Roosevelt. Whenever Roosevelt spoke, he sort of watched him with a certain awe. He was afraid of Roosevelt's influence in the world. W. Averell Harriman
[ Afraid Awe Certain Him Influence Roosevelt Sort Spoke Stalin Think Watched Whenever World]
The radio was my big influence. Comedy came from the instinctual feel I had for language. Dominic Chianese
[ Big Came Comedy Feel Had Influence Instinctual Language Radio]
Nothing changes more constantly than the past; for the past that influences our lives does not consist of what actually happened, but of what men believe happened. Gerald W. Johnson
[ Actually Believe Changes Consist Constantly Does Happened Influences Lives Men More Nothing Our Past Than]
I not only urge you to vote that ticket yourself, but I beg that you will persuade others to do so. Personal effort can accomplish a great deal, and I beg that you will use your personal influence with your friends to get them to go with you to save the boys. Thomas Jordan Jarvis
[ Accomplish Beg Boys Deal Effort Friends Get Go Great Influence Only Others Personal Persuade Save Them Ticket Urge Use Vote Will Your Yourself]
The fact that so many of your people are today residents and citizens of the United States, lending their influence to our civic and economic life, which has meant so much to our development. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Citizens Civic Development Economic Fact Influence Lending Life Many Meant Much Our Residents States Their Today United Which Your]
This also is a part of the teaching of the Church, that there are certain angels of God, and certain good influences, which are His servants in accomplishing the salvation of men. Origen
[ Accomplishing Also Angels Certain Church God Good His Influences Men Part Salvation Servants Teaching Which]
I really learned the power of the tube on Sesame Street and how it can influence a very young mind. Ruth Buzzi
[ How Influence Learned Mind Power Really Sesame Street Tube Very Young]
Russia's biggest problem is organized crime and its leaders are influenced by the Russian mafia. But it's not right to call it a Russian mafia, it's a Jewish mafia. David Duke
[ Biggest Call Crime Influenced Jewish Leaders Mafia Organized Problem Right Russia Russian]
It is manifestly vital to the success of the anti-slavery cause, that the authority and influence of proslavery, especially of slaveholding, ministers should be destroyed. Gerrit Smith
[ Authority Cause Destroyed Especially Influence Manifestly Ministers Should Success Vital]
Being a kid growing up with Kurosawa films and watching Sergio Leone movies just made me love what it could do to you, and how it could influence you - make you dream. Antoine Fuqua
[ Being Could Dream Films Growing How Influence Just Kid Kurosawa Leone Leone Love Made Make Movies Sergio Up Watching]
It seemed to me you could do anything in comics. So I started doing my thing, which is mainly influenced by novelists, stand-up comedians, that sort of thing. Harvey Pekar
[ Anything Comedians Comics Could Doing Influenced Mainly Novelists Seemed Sort Stand-Up Started Thing Which]
He knows I rip him off every day. He's the godfather for me. Nobody can say they aren't influenced by what Stevie Wonder has done. Brian McKnight
[ Day Done Every Godfather Him Influenced Knows Nobody Off Rip Say Stevie Wonder]
A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes. Joseph Addison
[ Blessings Cloudy Constitutions Day Great Influence Little Many Misfortunes Most Recent Sunshine]
It's inevitable your environment will influence what you do. Duncan Sheik
[ Environment Inevitable Influence Will Your]
The proper time to influence the character of a child is about a hundred years before he is born. Dean Inge
[ Before Born Character Child Hundred Influence Proper Time Years]
It is no exaggeration to say that the English Bible is, next to Shakespeare, the greatest work in English literature, and that it will have much more influence than even Shakespeare upon the written and spoken language of the English race. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Bible English Even Exaggeration Greatest Influence Language Literature More Much Next Race Say Shakespeare Spoken Than Upon Will Work Written]
The older I grow the more I see the influence of my family on my life. I didn't always see it. It was up to our parents to see that we had our education in a town that hadn't yet realized what racial prejudice was but actually knew and practiced it on occasion. Katherine Dunham
[ Actually Always Education Family Grow Had Hadn Influence Knew Life More Occasion Older Our Parents Practiced Prejudice Racial Realized See Town Up Yet]
Each social formation, through each of its material activities, exerts its influence upon the civic whole; and each of its ideas and ideals wins also its place and power. Patrick Geddes
[ Activities Also Civic Each Exerts Formation Ideals Ideas Influence Material Place Power Social Through Upon Whole Wins]
That U.N. Security Council resolution requires getting Syrian troops and intelligence officials out of Lebanon so that the Lebanese can have elections here this spring that are free and fair and free of outside influence. Stephen Hadley
[ Council Elections Fair Free Getting Here Influence Intelligence Lebanese Lebanon Officials Out Outside Requires Resolution Security Spring Syrian Troops]
I'm proud of my mentors. Ray Charles is the strongest influence on me as a singer. Michael Bolton
[ Charles Influence Mentors Proud Ray Singer Strongest]
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent. William Ellery Channing
[ Condition Consent Depress Down Hardship Influence Keep Knowledge Own Power Society Virtue Your]
Let no man imagine that he has no influence. Whoever he may be, and wherever he may be placed, the man who thinks becomes a light and a power. Henry George
[ Becomes Imagine Influence Light Man May Placed Power Thinks Wherever Whoever]
The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions. John Hancock
[ Ability Actions Along Business Get Greatest Influence Others Their]
I read very widely, both non-fiction and fiction, so I don't think there's a single writer who influences me. Peter Benchley
[ Both Fiction Influences Non-Fiction Read Single Think Very Widely Writer]
We must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Acquisition Against Complex Guard Influence Military-Industrial Must Sought Unsought Unwarranted Whether]
I influenced the BG style by not being able to draw perspective. The BG artists developed cool graphic painting styles to make my bad backgrounds look like they were that way on purpose. John Kricfalusi
[ Able Artists Backgrounds Bad Being Cool Developed Draw Graphic Influenced Look Make Painting Perspective Purpose Style Styles Way Were]
Everything that you read is an influence on everything you write, and you want to draw as many elements into your work as you can. Walter Jon Williams
[ Draw Elements Everything Influence Into Many Read Want Work Write Your]
I don't flatter myself with much dependence upon the present disposition of the Eastern Indians, who are many ways liable to be drawn into a rupture with us by the artifices of the French, their own weakness and the influence which the French Missionary Priests have over them. William Shirley
[ Artifices Dependence Disposition Drawn Eastern Flatter French Indians Influence Into Liable Many Missionary Much Myself Over Own Present Priests Their Them Upon Us Ways Weakness Which]
I love writers all across the board, but one who influenced me very directly at the beginning was Mary Renault. Tanith Lee
[ Across Beginning Board Directly Influenced Love Mary Very Writers]
I'm a big fan of '70s records where artists could draw on whatever influences they wanted. Deana Carter
[ Artists Big Could Draw Fan Influences Records Wanted Whatever Where]
People feel that decisions about their jobs, the way their children are educated, how their church functions, and products they buy are made by someone and some place so distant that they can't find anybody to talk to that has any influence over them. Robert Teeter
[ Any Anybody Buy Children Church Decisions Distant Educated Feel Find Functions How Influence Jobs Made Over Place Products Some Someone Talk Their Them Way]
While there are many influences on gas prices in America, I believe the passage of a national energy bill will help relieve this burden on our country. Paul Gillmor
[ America Believe Bill Burden Country Energy Gas Help Influences Many National Our Passage Prices Relieve While Will]
What we call soul has been around a long time. It comes out of a particular culture that is African in origin, but influenced by 250 years of slavery, as well as other forms of racial oppression. Roy Ayers
[ African Around Been Call Comes Culture Forms Influenced Long Oppression Origin Other Out Particular Racial Slavery Soul Time Well Years]
There is no power on earth that can neutralize the influence of a high, simple and useful life. Booker T. Washington Power
[ Earth High Influence Life Neutralize Power Simple Useful]
You can never really live anyone else's life, not even your child's. The influence you exert is through your own life, and what you've become yourself. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Anyone Become Child Else Even Exert Influence Life Live Never Own Really Through Your Yourself]
We cannot observe external things without some degree of Thought; nor can we reflect upon our Thoughts, without being influenced in the course of our reflection by the Things which we have observed. William Whewell
[ Being Cannot Course Degree External Influenced Nor Observe Observed Our Reflect Reflection Some Things Thought Thoughts Upon Which Without]
Again, I was influenced by my father, who was very much an atheist and took pride in combating the traditional or orthodox forms of Judaism, which his parents and which my mother's parents were very steeped in. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Again Atheist Combating Father Forms His Influenced Judaism Mother Much Orthodox Parents Pride Steeped Took Traditional Very Were Which]
Bud Powell's probably the biggest influence on my piano playing. Matthew Shipp
[ Biggest Bud Influence Piano Playing Powell Probably]
Any ground subtracts its own hue from the colors which it carries and therefore influences. Josef Albers
[ Any Carries Colors Ground Hue Influences Own Therefore Which]
That the state of knowledge in any country will exert a directive influence on the general system of instruction adopted in it, is a principle too obvious to require investigation. Charles Babbage
[ Adopted Any Country Directive Exert General Influence Instruction Investigation Knowledge Obvious Principle Require State System Too Will]
The biggest influence? I've had several at different times - but the biggest for me was Bob Dylan, who was a guy that came along when I was twelve or thirteen and just changed all the rules about what it meant to write songs. Jackson Browne
[ Along Biggest Bob Came Changed Different Dylan Guy Had Influence Just Meant Rules Several Songs Thirteen Times Twelve Write]
Do it now. It is not safe to leave a generous feeling to the cooling influences of the world. Thomas Guthrie
[ Cooling Feeling Generous Influences Leave Now Safe World]
My personal influence in the Revolutionary Governing Council is such that the dictatorship of the proletariat is firmly established, since the masses are backing me. Bela Kun
[ Backing Council Dictatorship Established Firmly Governing Influence Masses Personal Proletariat Revolutionary Since Such]
I just have a lot off different influences. Mose Allison
[ Different Influences Just Lot Off]
The papers reveal that in several key abortion cases, justices were keenly interested in the perceived public reaction to their rulings - indicating that courts can be influenced by public sentiment. Lee Greenwood
[ Abortion Cases Courts Indicating Influenced Interested Justices Keenly Key Papers Perceived Public Reaction Reveal Sentiment Several Their Were]
My two biggest influences are Archie comics and Dennis the Menace. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Archie Biggest Comics Dennis Influences Menace Two]
I just want to be told a story, and I want to believe I'm living that story, and I don't give a thought to influences or method or any other writerly concerns. Anne Tyler
[ Any Believe Concerns Give Influences Just Living Method Other Story Thought Told Want]
Well, obviously I wanted it to sound as original as possible. I suppose the influences that we had were probably from the actual power point of view we wanted to be like the Who. Vocally we wanted to be like the Beach Boys, whatever was good at the time. Roy Wood
[ Actual Beach Boys Good Had Influences Obviously Original Point Possible Power Probably Sound Suppose Time View Vocally Wanted Well Were Whatever]
Beginning with adolescence, my political formation was oriented in the ideological direction of Marxism. It was natural, being that my thinking was influenced by an atmosphere of active critical resistance. That was the way it was during all of the dictatorship and up to the Revolution of 1974. Jose Saramago
[ Active Adolescence Atmosphere Beginning Being Critical Dictatorship Direction During Formation Ideological Influenced Marxism Natural Oriented Political Resistance Revolution Thinking Up Way]
If we cannot by reason, by influence, by example, by strenuous effort, and by personal sacrifice, mend the bad places of civilization, we certainly cannot do it by force. Auberon Herbert
[ Bad Cannot Certainly Civilization Effort Example Force Influence Mend Personal Places Reason Sacrifice Strenuous]
I feel I have a lot to learn from English football and I am completely open to good influences in my way of thinking football. But I also have things to give them. Jose Mourinho
[ Also Am Completely English Feel Football Give Good Influences Learn Lot Open Them Things Thinking Way]
Yes, influences are enriching, and they can be found in every work of art, even the most original. Lukas Foss
[ Art Enriching Even Every Found Influences Most Original Work Yes]
Growing up in northern California has had a big influence on my love and respect for the outdoors. When I lived in Oakland, we would think nothing of driving to Half Moon Bay and Santa Cruz one day and then driving to the foothills of the Sierras the next day. Tom Hanks
[ Bay Big California Cruz Day Driving Foothills Growing Had Half Influence Lived Love Moon Next Northern Nothing Oakland Outdoors Respect Santa Then Think Up Would]
I was very influenced by The Magic Mountain. It's a book that had a huge impact on me. I loved that as a shape for a novel: put a bunch of people in a beautiful place, give them all tuberculosis, make them all stay in a fur sleeping bag for several years and see what happens. Ann Patchett
[ Bag Beautiful Book Bunch Fur Give Had Happens Huge Impact Influenced Loved Magic Make Mountain Novel Place Put See Several Shape Sleeping Stay Them Tuberculosis Very Years]
My grandmother sang, too, and she was really loud. It was this wild kind of singing. I count her among my influences. Cassandra Wilson
[ Among Count Grandmother Her Influences Kind Loud Really Sang She Singing Too Wild]
Only let the North exert as much moral influence over the South, as the South has exerted demoralizing influence over the North, and slavery would die amid the flame of Christian remonstrance, and faithful rebuke, and holy indignation. Angelina Grimke
[ Amid Christian Demoralizing Die Exert Exerted Faithful Flame Holy Indignation Influence Moral Much North Only Over Rebuke Slavery South Would]
Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, and a lot of American artists were my greatest influences. Gordon Waller
[ American Artists Brothers Elvis Everly Greatest Influences Lot Presley Were]
I buy records from all across the board. I get kind of a hybrid of influences in my own music. Jason Mraz
[ Across Board Buy Get Hybrid Influences Kind Music Own Records]
Venom was a band that strongly influenced the image and the idea behind Slayer. Tom Araya
[ Band Behind Idea Image Influenced Slayer Strongly Venom]
Acting is the most personal of our crafts. The make-up of a human being - his physical, mental and emotional habits - influence his acting to a much greater extent than commonly recognized. Lee Strasberg
[ Acting Being Commonly Crafts Emotional Extent Greater Habits His Human Influence Make-Up Mental Most Much Our Personal Physical Recognized Than]
This was totally influenced by me and the direction that I am writing about and the stuff that I am writing about. There is just no way that you can be as intense as what I have been through in my life over a drum beat machine, sample, or loop; it's just not going to happen. Vanilla Ice
[ Am Beat Been Direction Drum Going Happen Influenced Intense Just Life Loop Machine Over Sample Stuff Through Totally Way Writing]
I don't know how much influence we really had, because we never put our pictures on the albums or anything and we never really promoted the Talking Heads connection, because we wanted to keep it separate from Talking Heads. Chris Frantz
[ Albums Anything Because Connection Had Heads How Influence Keep Know Much Never Our Pictures Promoted Put Really Separate Talking Wanted]
The restriction of studies of human intellect and character to studies of conscious states was not without influence on a scientific studies of animal psychology. Edward Thorndike
[ Animal Character Conscious Human Influence Intellect Psychology Restriction Scientific States Studies Without]
Each member of the band has varied influences, and the same diversity is reflected in our fanbase. Daisy Berkowitz
[ Band Diversity Each Influences Member Our Reflected Same Varied]
Under the influence of fear, which always leads men to take a pessimistic view of things, they magnified their enemies' resources, and minimized their own. Titus Livius
[ Always Enemies Fear Influence Leads Magnified Men Minimized Own Pessimistic Resources Take Their Things Under View Which]
People are naming it the Third Wave, the Information Age, etc. but I would say those are basically technological descriptions, and this next shift is not about technology - although obviously it will be influenced and in some cases expressed by technologies. Paul Hawken
[ Age Although Basically Cases Descriptions Etc Expressed Influenced Information Naming Next Obviously Say Shift Some Technological Technologies Technology Third Those Wave Will Would]
We know that communication must be hampered, and its form largely determined, by the unconscious but inevitable influence of a transmitting mechanism, whether that be of a merely mechanical or of a physiological character. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Character Communication Determined Form Hampered Inevitable Influence Know Largely Mechanical Mechanism Merely Must Physiological Transmitting Unconscious Whether]
My family... always had the value of the family table and these cultural influences of growing up. Emeril Lagasse
[ Always Cultural Family Growing Had Influences Table These Up Value]
I'm not going to rule out running for a second term. But, I think you have to be psychologically prepared to walk away from the job after four years. It's the only way that you cannot be influenced by those special interests. Dick Murphy
[ After Away Cannot Four Going Influenced Interests Job Only Out Prepared Psychologically Rule Running Second Special Term Think Those Walk Way Years]
By liberty I mean the assurance that every man shall be protected in doing what he believes is his duty against the influence of authority and majorities, custom and opinion. John Acton
[ Against Assurance Authority Believes Custom Doing Duty Every His Influence Liberty Majorities Man Mean Opinion Protected Shall]
I love Tina Turner. I'm one of Tina Turner's biggest fans. Tina Turner was a big influence on me to become a singer. A role model and in a way she gave me back my confidence in choosing my material. Bonnie Tyler
[ Back Become Big Biggest Choosing Confidence Fans Gave Influence Love Material Model Role She Singer Tina Turner Way]
Janis Joplin is definitely one of my biggest influences. She taught me how to feel music, and I don't think there's anyone like her that could bring such pain and emotion to a song. LeAnn Rimes
[ Anyone Biggest Bring Could Definitely Emotion Feel Her How Influences Janis Joplin Music Pain She Song Such Taught Think]
I loved nearly all my teachers; but it was not till I went home to live at Oxford, in 1867, that I awoke intellectually to a hundred interests and influences that begin much earlier nowadays to affect any clever child. Mary A. Ward
[ Affect Any Awoke Begin Child Clever Earlier Home Hundred Influences Intellectually Interests Live Loved Much Nearly Nowadays Oxford Teachers Till Went]
The chief benefit, which results from philosophy, arises in an indirect manner, and proceeds more from its secret, insensible influence, than from its immediate application. David Hume
[ Application Arises Benefit Chief Immediate Indirect Influence Insensible Manner More Philosophy Proceeds Results Secret Than Which]
I didn't and don't go to Internet for any business purposes. The book sales for me by this point are way beyond any influence I might have, positively, or others might have, negatively. R. A. Salvatore
[ Any Beyond Book Business Go Influence Internet Might Negatively Others Point Positively Purposes Sales Way]
To this day the Arab influence is evident in southern Italy, northern Africa and, above all, in Spain. Carroll Quigley
[ Above Africa Arab Day Evident Influence Italy Northern Southern Spain]
You don't try to get influenced by everything that's going on with all the other music around you. You don't listen to the radio - I mean, I don't. When I get ready to do an album, I don't listen to anybody else; I don't wanna be influenced. Tim McGraw
[ Album Anybody Around Else Everything Get Going Influenced Listen Mean Music Other Radio Ready Try Wanna]
The first movie I saw - and I don't know if it influenced me - was Ben Hur. We watched it outside in a corn field, and it ran backwards, so the first movie I ever saw was Ben Hur backwards. Roberto Benigni
[ Backwards Ben Corn Ever Field First Influenced Know Movie Outside Ran Saw Watched]
Seek always for the answer within. Be not influenced by those around you, by their thoughts or their words. Eileen Caddy
[ Always Answer Around Influenced Seek Their Those Thoughts Within Words]
When Picasso painted in Paris, was he a Spanish or a French painter? It does not matter, he was Picasso, whatever the influences surrounding him. He simply chose Paris because it was the ideal place for him to sell his creation. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Because Chose Creation Does French Him His Ideal Influences Matter Painted Painter Paris Picasso Place Sell Simply Spanish Surrounding Whatever]
I'm more influenced by my own interests than anyone else's. Writers have to entertain themselves, or they can't entertain anyone else. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Anyone Else Entertain Influenced Interests More Own Than Themselves Writers]
People ask 'do you make a conscious effort not to swear?' - if you're doing silly stuff you're not tempted to put swearing in. All the comics from my childhood, who were funny without swearing, were the people that influenced me. What I do is quite traditional anyway. Tim Vine
[ Anyway Ask Childhood Comics Conscious Doing Effort Funny Influenced Make Put Quite Silly Stuff Swear Swearing Tempted Traditional Were Without]
The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret. Salvador Dali
[ Always Been Influence Remained Secret]
In addition to their power over government based on government financing and personal influence, bankers could steer governments in ways they wished them to go by other pressures. Carroll Quigley
[ Addition Bankers Based Could Financing Go Government Governments Influence Other Over Personal Power Pressures Steer Their Them Ways Wished]
By gold all good faith has been banished; by gold our rights are abused; the law itself is influenced by gold, and soon there will be an end of every modest restraint. Sextus Propertius
[ Abused Banished Been End Every Faith Gold Good Influenced Itself Law Modest Our Restraint Rights Soon Will]
I'm really influenced by so many different things. Alex Winter
[ Different Influenced Many Really Things]
The strongest influences in my life and my work are always whomever I love. Whomever I love and am with most of the time, or whomever I remember most vividly. I think that's true of everyone, don't you? Tennessee Williams
[ Always Am Everyone Influences Life Love Most Remember Strongest Think Time True Vividly Whomever Work]
Today America lost a great elder statesman, a committed public servant, and leader of the Senate. And today I lost a treasured friend. Ted Kennedy was an iconic, larger than life United States senator whose influence cannot be overstated. Many have come before, and many will come after, but Ted Kennedy's name will always be remembered as someone who lived and breathed the United States Senate and the work completed within its chamber. Orrin Hatch
[ After Always America Before Breathed Cannot Chamber Come Committed Completed Elder Friend Great Iconic Influence Kennedy Larger Leader Life Lived Lost Many Name Overstated Public Remembered Senate Senator Servant Someone Stat]
We have to withdraw from this undemocratic institution and ensure that these people no longer have any influence on British affairs. We would like to see other European nations do the same thing. I think that will happen. Steve Blake
[ Affairs Any British Ensure European Happen Influence Institution Longer Nations Other Same See These Thing Think Undemocratic Will Withdraw Would]
As such people achieve influence within the organization, whenever there is a conflict between their own interest and the interest of the organization, their interests will win out. Robert Shea
[ Achieve Between Conflict Influence Interest Interests Organization Out Own Such Their Whenever Will Win Within]
An artist's sphere of influence is the world. Carl Maria von Weber
[ Artist Influence Sphere World]
Gene Autry was the most. It may sound like a joke - Go and have a look in my bedroom, It's covered with Gene Autry posters. He was my first musical influence. Ringo Starr
[ Autry Bedroom Covered First Gene Go Influence Joke Look May Most Musical Posters Sound]
I have more influence now than when I had the power. Gough Whitlam
[ Had Influence More Now Power Than]
Men like me, who merely wish to establish political freedom, will in such circumstances lose all their influence, and others will get influence who may become dangerous to all established interests whatsoever. Lajos Kossuth
[ Become Circumstances Dangerous Establish Established Freedom Get Influence Interests Lose May Men Merely Others Political Such Their Whatsoever Will Wish]
The influence of blogging is overall a very positive force in the media. Garrett M. Graff
[ Blogging Force Influence Media Overall Positive Very]
Irish is the prominent nationality in the family, but beyond that, I really don't know. I see a lot of artistic or creative influence coming through on my mother's side. William Wiley
[ Artistic Beyond Coming Creative Family Influence Irish Know Lot Mother Nationality Prominent Really See Side Through]
We are always going to be influenced by America... I watched the word 'bum' go out and 'butt' come in. And part of me says, oh that's a shame, but Aussie boys are still Aussie boys. Bryan Brown
[ Always America Aussie Boys Bum Come Go Going Influenced Oh Out Part Says Shame Still Watched Word]
Dreams have as much influence as actions. Stephane Mallarme
[ Actions Dreams Influence Much]
Music has always been transnational; people pick up whatever interests them, and certainly a lot of classical music has absorbed influences from all over the world. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Absorbed Always Been Certainly Classical Influences Interests Lot Music Over Pick Them Transnational Up Whatever World]
The U.S. along with China, Japan, South Korea and Russia has an important role to play in containing North Korea's nuclear ambitions and exerting all the influence we can possibly exert. Zach Wamp
[ Along Ambitions China Containing Exert Exerting Important Influence Japan Korea North Nuclear Play Possibly Role Russia South]
For both reasons, owing to the thermal motion and to the working together of various wavelengths, factors arise which, in a similar manner to the structural factor, exert some influence upon the brightness of the interference points but not upon their location. Max von Laue
[ Arise Both Brightness Exert Factor Factors Influence Interference Location Manner Motion Owing Points Reasons Similar Some Structural Their Thermal Together Upon Various Wavelengths Which Working]
But, for instance, when I was awfully young, I read all the Oz books. They were an enormous influence on me. Jack Vance
[ Awfully Books Enormous Influence Instance Oz Read Were Young]
On the other hand, at some level the mass of unresolved issues in Northern Ireland does influence the fact that there are so many good writers in the place. Paul Muldoon
[ Does Fact Good Hand Influence Ireland Issues Level Many Mass Northern Other Place Some Unresolved Writers]
People hear the soul, black influence in my voice. I grew up listening to CKLW and all the black stations like WLBS. Madonna Ciccone
[ Black Grew Hear Influence Listening Soul Stations Up Voice]
My life would have been different without Paul Stanley or Ace Frehley. They would have to be the greatest on my list as an influence to my life at 11 years old. Mike McCready
[ Ace Been Different Greatest Influence Life List Old Paul Stanley Without Would Years]
When I was starting to write, the great influence was T.S. Eliot and after that William Butler Yeats. Howard Nemerov
[ After Butler Eliot Great Influence Starting William Write Yeats]
Advertising reflects the mores of society, but it does not influence them. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Does Influence Mores Reflects Society Them]
The failure of Christianity in the areas west from Sicily was even greater, and was increased by the spread of Arab outlooks and influence to that area, and especially to Spain. Carroll Quigley
[ Arab Area Areas Christianity Especially Even Failure Greater Increased Influence Sicily Spain Spread West]
News is important information that may influence your investments. Noise is talk or buzz or some headline that prevents you from seeing a story clearly. News is useful. Noise is a distraction. Calling what's noise and news after the fact is easy. Maria Bartiromo
[ After Buzz Calling Clearly Distraction Easy Fact Headline Important Influence Information Investments May News Noise Prevents Seeing Some Story Talk Useful Your]
When you see all of these bands citing you as influences, it makes you feel relevant. Geezer Butler
[ Bands Citing Feel Influences Makes Relevant See These]
But in simple substances the influence of one monad over another is ideal only. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Another Ideal Influence Monad Only Over Simple Substances]
Cocteau is someone who has made such a profound impression on me that there's no doubt he's influenced every one of my films. Jacques Rivette
[ Doubt Every Films Impression Influenced Made Profound Someone Such]
Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears. Arthur Koestler
[ Actions Courage Fears Influenced Never Your]
My Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic. Spike Milligan Funny
[ Father Had Influence Lunatic Profound]
The myth that the founding of American Republic was based on the philosophy of John Locke could only have been maintained, because the history of Leibniz's influence was suppressed. Robert Trout
[ American Based Because Been Could Founding History Influence John Leibniz Locke Maintained Myth Only Philosophy Republic Suppressed]
Even with Extreme, I don't think you have a choice but to sort of have somewhat of an influence of the times. Nuno Bettencourt
[ Choice Even Extreme Influence Somewhat Sort Think Times]
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill. Buddha
[ Care Chosen Good Hear Ill Influenced Should Them Utter Whatever Will Words]
I think when you're blessed with great influences, you need to spread it. Edward Moore
[ Blessed Great Influences Need Spread Think]
These are the influences that everybody has. Some individuals might stand out because of one thing or another, but whether one's perception as a child of what was important or not is accurate, I don't know. John Hume
[ Accurate Another Because Child Everybody Important Individuals Influences Know Might Out Perception Some Stand These Thing Whether]
Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan had tremendous influence on generations of American because, even if people disagreed with them, they admired them because they made very strong commitments to things they believed in. Phil Crane
[ Admired American Barry Because Believed Commitments Disagreed Even Generations Goldwater Had Influence Made Reagan Ronald Strong Them Things Tremendous Very]
Do not be misled by what you see around you, or be influenced by what you see. You live in a world which is a playground of illusion, full of false paths, false values and false ideals. But you are not part of that world. Sai Baba
[ Around False Full Ideals Illusion Influenced Live Misled Part Paths Playground See Values Which World]
When I began writing, I didn't read any other children's poets... I didn't want to be influenced until I'd found my own voice. Now I read them all. Jack Prelutsky
[ Any Began Children Found Influenced Now Other Own Poets Read Them Until Voice Want Writing]
As a great man's influence never ends, so also there is not definite finality, no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries, ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs of a growing population and an enlarging domain. Cleveland Abbe
[ Along Also Centuries Definite Domain End Ends Enlarging Ever Finality Great Growing Increasing Influence Man Needs Never Population Responsive Runs Strain Survey]
Only God Himself fully appreciates the influence of a Christian mother in the molding of character in her children. Billy Graham Mom
[ Appreciates Character Children Christian Fully God Her Himself Influence Molding Mother Only]
There was a writer in the '20s called Christopher Morley, who I remember a little bit of, who had some influence on me, but I couldn't tell you what it was. Jack Vance
[ Bit Called Christopher Had Influence Little Remember Some Tell Writer]
The Jews must realize that their influence in Germany has disappeared for all time. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Disappeared Germany Influence Jews Must Realize Their Time]
My early influences were the Shadows, who were an English instrumental band. They basically got me into playing and later on I got into blues and jazz players. I liked Clapton when he was with John Mayall. I really liked that period. Tony Iommi
[ Band Basically Blues Clapton Early English Got Influences Instrumental Into Jazz John Later Liked Period Players Playing Really Shadows Were]
Life is made too easy. Mankind's moral fibre is giving way under the softening influence of luxury. Johan Huizinga
[ Easy Giving Influence Life Luxury Made Mankind Moral Softening Too Under Way]
I don't want to be influenced by outside opinion. Harold H. Greene
[ Influenced Opinion Outside Want]
However, it does seem now that the international community, more importantly the powers that have influence, and, even more importantly, Afghanistan's neighbors realize that it is high time that they work together, and not against one another. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Afghanistan Against Another Community Does Even High However Importantly Influence International More Neighbors Now Powers Realize Seem Time Together Work]
Every artistic expression is either influenced by or adds something to politics. Dario Fo
[ Adds Artistic Either Every Expression Influenced Politics Something]
I've been asked a great deal about the influence I've had with my work and it's impossible to say, you know. Ben Shahn
[ Asked Been Deal Great Had Impossible Influence Know Say Work]
It is difficult to imagine how any behavior in the presence of another person can avoid being a communication of one's own view of the nature of one's relationship with that person and how it can fail to influence that person. Paul Watzlawick
[ Another Any Avoid Behavior Being Communication Difficult Fail How Imagine Influence Nature Own Person Presence Relationship View]
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Against Defends Disciple Eyes Guides Him Himself His Influence Inspires Own Personal Pupils Spirit Teacher Their True Will]
When I started out, I preferred to watch my films without music, as its presence tends to mask the underlying pace of the film. I felt I could feel the rhythm of the film better without music to influence me. Paul Hirsch
[ Better Could Feel Felt Film Films Influence Mask Music Out Pace Preferred Presence Rhythm Started Tends Underlying Watch Without]
My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever. Andy Partridge Mom
[ Especially Influence Mother Parents Were Whatsoever]
The Bee Gees were always heavily influenced by black music. As a songwriter, it's never been difficult to pick up on the changing styles of music out there, and soul has always been my favourite genre. Robin Gibb
[ Always Bee Been Black Changing Difficult Favourite Gees Genre Heavily Influenced Music Never Out Pick Songwriter Soul Styles Up Were]
Without the connotation good or bad, bin Laden's a great man in the sense that he's influenced the course of history. Michael Scheuer
[ Bad Bin Connotation Course Good Great History Influenced Laden Man Sense Without]
The most profound, tangible influence in my life has been my wife, Monique. I don't know that I would even be alive were it not for her, and I certainly would not be the person that I am today. Edgar Winter
[ Alive Am Been Certainly Even Her Influence Know Life Most Person Profound Tangible Today Were Wife Would]
We weren't afraid to mix some crazy styles into the standard rockabilly look. We also took a lot of different musical influences that were part of that era. Brian Setzer
[ Afraid Also Crazy Different Era Influences Into Look Lot Mix Musical Part Rockabilly Some Standard Styles Took Were Weren]
Whatever I'm reading at the moment seems to influence whatever I'm writing. John Sladek
[ Influence Moment Reading Seems Whatever Writing]
In order to influence a child, one must be careful not to be that child's parent or grandparent. Don Marquis
[ Careful Child Grandparent Influence Must Order Parent]
Postman is a media analyst and his theory is that television doesn't influence our culture, but that it is our culture and the presidency and anything that relies on television. Val Kilmer
[ Analyst Anything Culture His Influence Media Our Postman Presidency Relies Television Theory]
When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist. Akhenaton Beauty
[ Beautiful Brighter Charms Enlighten Heaven Her Influence Lustre Modesty Power Resist Stars Than Vain Virtue Woman]
I'm not, by nature, a collaborator. My biggest influences were people like painters and poets. These are solitary workers. Robert Wyatt
[ Biggest Collaborator Influences Nature Painters Poets Solitary These Were Workers]
The importance and influence of books on me has been cumulative: the result of hearing and reading lots of stories about interesting people and places. Louise Brown
[ Been Books Cumulative Hearing Importance Influence Interesting Lots Places Reading Result Stories]
The way I was brought up by my parents and guided through my football life by the influences of various managers means that in some ways I am black and white. Stuart Pearce
[ Am Black Brought Football Guided Influences Life Managers Means Parents Some Through Up Various Way Ways White]
Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections. Daniel Boone
[ Affections Curiosity Influence Interesting Man Natural Objects Our Powerful Soul]
I was very influenced by Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix, both of whom I had the pleasure of playing with and becoming friends with. Mick Taylor
[ Becoming Both Clapton Eric Friends Had Hendrix Influenced Jimi Playing Pleasure Very Whom]
A short exposure to the convention convinced me that the Internet may save the Democracy in that it is a way for the people, for the citizens, to have some direct influence on the government. John Jay Hooker
[ Citizens Convention Convinced Democracy Direct Exposure Government Influence Internet May Save Short Some Way]
I've been as bad an influence on American literature as anyone I can think of. Dashiell Hammett
[ American Anyone Bad Been Influence Literature Think]
Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another. Napoleon Hill
[ Another Because Before Either Failure Influence Mind Plant Seed Speak Success Think Twice Will Words Your]
Blake has always been a favorite, the lyrics, not so much the prophetic books, but I suppose Yeats influenced me more as a young poet, and the American, Robert Frost. Anne Stevenson
[ Always American Been Blake Books Favorite Frost Influenced Lyrics More Much Poet Prophetic Robert Suppose Yeats Young]
A comprehensive national energy policy is critical to our nation's economy and our national security. Energy expenditures account for about 7% percent of our total economy and influence pricing in the much of the rest of the economy. Heather Wilson
[ Account Comprehensive Critical Economy Energy Expenditures Influence Much Nation National Our Percent Policy Pricing Rest Security Total]
My father influenced by his very life, his very example and the environment that I was brought up in. But, he did not encourage or discourage any of us. He let us make up our own minds. Juliet Mills
[ Any Brought Did Discourage Encourage Environment Example Father His Influenced Life Make Minds Our Own Up Us Very]
The people who influenced me most were the people who said I would never make it. They gave me a thirst for revenge. Colin Mochrie
[ Gave Influenced Make Most Never Revenge Said Thirst Were Would]
From blood banking to the modern subway, from jazz to social justice, the contributions of African Americans have shaped and molded and influenced our national culture and our national character. Bill Frist
[ African Americans Banking Blood Character Contributions Culture Influenced Jazz Justice Modern Molded National Our Shaped Social Subway]
Obviously, the person who had most influence on my career was Ken Thompson. Dennis Ritchie
[ Career Had Influence Ken Most Obviously Person Thompson]
Chick Corea was a great influence on me, musically, as I was growing up. Debra Wilson
[ Chick Corea Great Growing Influence Musically Up]
Green Day was more of the influence than Blink. Deryck Whibley
[ Blink Day Green Influence More Than]
It's not just for its influence on us, but to know that we can play a part in it, to understand the influence that we have outside our own existence. Siobhan Davies
[ Existence Influence Just Know Our Outside Own Part Play Understand Us]
Today's youth cannot miss something they have never known, but I fear that there are no current fictional characters whose impact and influence will last with such abiding affection into their 'sore and yellow' as this splendid man's creations have in mine! Peter Cushing
[ Abiding Affection Cannot Characters Creations Current Fear Fictional Impact Influence Into Known Last Man Mine Miss Never Something Sore Splendid Such Their Today Whose Will Yellow Youth]
Affluence means influence. Jack London
[ Affluence Influence Means]
I always sang when I was little and my father, who was a great influence on me, also had a wonderful voice. He and my mother really encouraged me to sing and play the piano. They were always very supportive. Judy Collins
[ Also Always Encouraged Father Great Had Influence Little Mother Piano Play Really Sang Sing Supportive Very Voice Were Wonderful]
Generally, I've got to say that all sounds, musics, noises since conception are bound to have influenced me. Hugh Hopper
[ Bound Conception Generally Got Influenced Musics Noises Say Since Sounds]
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue. Henri Matisse
[ Armchair Art Balance Calming Depressing Devoid Dream Fatigue Good Influence Matter Mind Physical Provides Purity Rather Relaxation Serenity Soothing Subject Troubling Which]
But in the life of every man there are influences of a far more real and penetrating character than those which come through the medium of schools or teachers. Frederic William Farrar
[ Character Come Every Far Influences Life Man Medium More Penetrating Real Schools Teachers Than Those Through Which]
I say that democracy can never prove itself beyond cavil, until it founds and luxuriantly grows its own forms of art, poems, schools, theology, displacing all that exists, or that has been produced anywhere in the past, under opposite influences. Walt Whitman
[ Anywhere Art Been Beyond Democracy Displacing Exists Forms Grows Influences Itself Never Opposite Own Past Poems Produced Prove Say Schools Theology Under Until]
There is an atmosphere about the picture theatre that speaks of entertainment and relaxation. The charming surroundings, good music, and the fact that each visitor is determined to enjoy a few hours of holiday all exert an influence on the mind. Ivor Novello
[ Atmosphere Charming Determined Each Enjoy Entertainment Exert Fact Few Good Holiday Hours Influence Mind Music Picture Relaxation Speaks Surroundings Theatre Visitor]
Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence. Bernadette Devlin
[ Among Been Best Church Conservatism Equality Ever Force Freedom Had Her Influence Ireland Massive Mother Obstacle Off Own Path Ranks Security She Threats Top Traitors Very Ward]
The Egyptian tomb was the outcome of the Mesopotamian influence and followed from the religious crisis the country had undergone. Stephen Gardiner
[ Country Crisis Egyptian Followed Had Influence Outcome Religious Tomb Undergone]
In fact, even the current administration now is releasing recent reports indicating that climate change is real, that global warming is occurring, that it is heavily influenced by man-made objects and that it is something we cannot ignore any longer. Ron Kind
[ Administration Any Cannot Change Climate Current Even Fact Global Heavily Ignore Indicating Influenced Longer Man-Made Now Objects Occurring Real Recent Releasing Reports Something Warming]
The offhand decision of some commonplace mind high in office at a critical moment influences the course of events for a hundred years. Thomas Hardy
[ Commonplace Course Critical Decision Events High Hundred Influences Mind Moment Offhand Office Some Years]
It follows from what we have just said, that the natural changes of monads come from an internal principle, since an external cause would be unable to influence their inner being. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Being Cause Changes Come External Follows Influence Inner Internal Just Natural Principle Said Since Their Unable Would]
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell, where his influence stops. Henry Brooks Adams
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
I, talking about my children, of course I wanted them to succeed in life, they have to choose whatever job or occupation that they want, I will not try to influence. Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
[ Children Choose Course Influence Job Life Occupation Succeed Talking Them Try Want Wanted Whatever Will]
After all is said that can be said upon the liquor traffic, its influence is degrading upon the individual, the family, politics and business, and upon everything that you touch in this old world. Billy Sunday
[ After Business Degrading Everything Family Individual Influence Liquor Old Politics Said Touch Traffic Upon World]
Well, I wouldn't say that this experience had any influence on my decision to do this film about Andy, because Andy was apolitical. Andy was never political. Milos Forman
[ Andy Any Apolitical Because Decision Experience Film Had Influence Never Political Say Well]
I know how easy it is for some minds to glide along with the current of popular opinion, where influence, respectability, and all those motives which tend to seduce the human heart are brought to bear. Benjamin F. Wade
[ Along Bear Brought Current Easy Glide Heart How Human Influence Know Minds Motives Opinion Popular Respectability Seduce Some Tend Those Where Which]
New Orleans may well have been the most liberal Deep South city in 1954 because of its large Creole population, the influence of the French, and its cosmopolitan atmosphere. Constance Baker Motley
[ Atmosphere Because Been City Cosmopolitan Creole Deep French Influence Large Liberal May Most New Orleans Population South Well]
I have the feeling it will influence my future writing to the extent that without any material worries I could develop a greater ease, even lightheartedness, in my writing. Elfriede Jelinek
[ Any Could Develop Ease Even Extent Feeling Future Greater Influence Material Will Without Worries Writing]
Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence. David Hume
[ Company Death Friend His Influence Much Nothing Pleasure Powerful Sorrow]
I hope we can keep doing it this way - making music and art that are pure products of our influences while not really having to let the whole celebrity side of it get in the way. Then maybe more virtual bands will come out and do the same thing. Damon Albarn
[ Art Bands Celebrity Come Doing Get Having Hope Influences Keep Making Maybe More Music Our Out Products Pure Really Same Side Then Thing Virtual Way While Whole Will]
If you are given a chance to be a role model, I think you should always take it because you can influence a person's life in a positive light, and that's what I want to do. That's what it's all about. Tiger Woods
[ Always Because Chance Given Influence Life Light Model Person Positive Role Should Take Think Want]
The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses. Ernst Mach
[ Blindness Creation Deafness Everyday Experience Familiar Him His Influenced Knows Look Man Never Occurs Plain Regard Senses Things Whole World]
We speculate as to what is in store for us. But we not only undergo events, we in part cause them or at least influence their course. We have not only to study them but to act. Emily Greene Balch
[ Act Cause Course Events Influence Least Only Part Speculate Store Study Their Them Undergo Us]
I always wanted my music to influence the life you were living emotionally - with your family, your lover, your wife, and, at a certain point, with your children. Bruce Springsteen
[ Always Certain Children Emotionally Family Influence Life Living Lover Music Point Wanted Were Wife Your]
The other writer who had a very important early influence on me when I was about 17 was C.S. Lewis. Tanith Lee
[ Early Had Important Influence Lewis Other Very Writer]
Outside of advertising, the person who's influenced me most is quite possibly Frank Gehry. Jay Chiat
[ Advertising Frank Influenced Most Outside Person Possibly Quite]
That is, we are bombarded by all kinds of images and influences and we have to fend some of them off if we're to take in any of them, or to carry through just our ordinary day's work, or really deepen whatever we have to do or say. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Any Bombarded Carry Day Deepen Fend Images Influences Just Kinds Off Ordinary Our Really Say Some Take Them Through Whatever Work]
We can influence who we will be tomorrow, for tomorrow can only be built on today. Anne Wilson Schaef
[ Built Influence Only Today Tomorrow Will]
There is an immutable conflict at work in life and in business, a constant battle between peace and chaos. Neither can be mastered, but both can be influenced. How you go about that is the key to success. Philip Knight
[ Battle Between Both Business Chaos Conflict Constant Go How Immutable Influenced Key Life Mastered Neither Peace Success Work]
I was the first person to come into New York with a Latin American point of view which was also very much influenced by political happenings in Latin America. Ruben Blades
[ Also America American Come First Happenings Influenced Into Latin Much New Person Point Political Very View Which York]
People writing about me have said that I've influenced a lot of people, and there are some artists who have credited me with influencing them. Harvey Pekar
[ Artists Credited Influenced Influencing Lot Said Some Them Writing]
I'm a child of the 70's; influenced mostly by albums that had a wide variety of style. Kip Winger
[ Albums Child Had Influenced Mostly Style Variety Wide]
Nat King Cole was a really big influence. Bryan White
[ Big Cole Influence King Nat Really]
There would never have been a British Ballet without Diaghilev. He had a wonderful influence. Ninette de Valois
[ Ballet Been British Had Influence Never Without Wonderful Would]
The arrival of a good clown exercises a more beneficial influence upon the health of a town than of twenty asses laden with drugs. Thomas Sydenham
[ Arrival Asses Beneficial Clown Exercises Good Health Influence Laden More Than Town Twenty Upon]
Make no mistake about it: Next to parents and families, our teachers are the most important influence in our children's lives. Kenny Guinn
[ Children Families Important Influence Lives Make Mistake Most Next Our Parents Teachers]
As a songwriter, I was influenced by David Bowie - a great writer. A class above everybody in so many ways. Lennon and McCartney, of course. Class stuff. David Cousins was my favorite lyricist. Rick Wakeman
[ Above Bowie Class Course Cousins David Everybody Favorite Great Influenced Lennon Lyricist Many Mccartney Songwriter Stuff Ways Writer]
Everything I experience influences everything I do. Mandy Patinkin
[ Everything Experience Influences]
My older kids are fantastic people. It can't be the result of my influence on them. Harrison Ford
[ Fantastic Influence Kids Older Result Them]
I think I started learning lessons about being a good person long before I ever knew what basketball was. And that starts in the home, it starts with the parental influence. Julius Erving
[ Basketball Before Being Ever Good Home Influence Knew Learning Lessons Long Parental Person Started Starts Think]
Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Bible Book Civilization Fast Future Guide Hold Indebted Influence Look Made Must Our Progress True]
The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe. Jean Paul
[ Atmosphere Breathe Children Conscience Evil Formed Good Influences Moral Notions Result Surround Their Them]
Well, I think the president is going to do well in terms of his influence for positive change here in the Congress, making sure that we don't overspend, making sure that we spend for only those programs that are justified. Thad Cochran
[ Change Congress Going Here His Influence Justified Making Only Positive President Programs Spend Sure Terms Think Those Well]
I felt that I had been influenced by being in the city enough and I wanted to go off by myself to see what was going on. I remember going out there and looking in the mirror and thinking I wasn't anything. Roscoe Mitchell
[ Anything Been Being City Enough Felt Go Going Had Influenced Looking Mirror Myself Off Out Remember See Thinking Wanted]
Whatever we do or fail to do will influence the course of history. Arthur Henderson
[ Course Fail History Influence Whatever Will]
I came from a broken home, so my mom was a major influence in my life. Julius Erving
[ Broken Came Home Influence Life Major Mom]
Money motivates neither the best people, nor the best in people. It can move the body and influence the mind, but it cannot touch the heart or move the spirit; that is reserved for belief, principle, and morality. Dee Hock
[ Belief Best Body Cannot Heart Influence Mind Money Morality Motivates Move Neither Nor Principle Reserved Spirit Touch]
A return to first principles in a republic is sometimes caused by the simple virtues of one man. His good example has such an influence that the good men strive to imitate him, and the wicked are ashamed to lead a life so contrary to his example. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Ashamed Caused Contrary Example First Good Him His Imitate Influence Lead Life Man Men Principles Republic Return Simple Sometimes Strive Such Virtues Wicked]
Whatever things may have been in their origin, they are what they are, both in themselves and in regard to their indications respecting other beings or influences the existence of which may be implied in theirs. Goldwin Smith
[ Been Beings Both Existence Implied Indications Influences May Origin Other Regard Respecting Their Theirs Themselves Things Whatever Which]
I discovered the 7th art at home when I was kid, through Charlie Chaplin's movies and those of my father who shot documentaries. He was my biggest influence. So I took his camera and started shooting. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Art Biggest Camera Chaplin Charlie Discovered Documentaries Father His Home Influence Kid Movies Shooting Shot Started Those Through Took]
My main influences have always been the classic jazz players who sang, like Louis Armstrong and Nat King Cole and Jack Teagarden. Mose Allison
[ Always Armstrong Been Classic Cole Influences Jack Jazz King Louis Main Nat Players Sang]
Any poet, if he is to survive beyond his 25th year, must alter; he must seek new literary influences; he will have different emotions to express. T. S. Eliot
[ Alter Any Beyond Different Emotions Express His Influences Literary Must New Poet Seek Survive Will Year]
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by its kind. William Ellery Channing
[ Covers Extent Influence Kind Measured Surface]
I have always thought that my ear is also very influenced by my eyes. Emanuel Ax
[ Also Always Ear Eyes Influenced Thought Very]
I always thought it hadn't influenced me very much, but I heard from many people from England that many motives from German fairytales are to be found in my books. Cornelia Funke
[ Always Books England Fairytales Found German Hadn Heard Influenced Many Motives Much Thought Very]
The satiric ethos of Mad was a much bigger childhood influence. Alison Bechdel
[ Bigger Childhood Ethos Influence Mad Much]
As far as spiritual influences in Christian music, I would say Crystal Lewis - a lot of her songs especially. The ministry she has through her songs has really hit me. Stacie Orrico
[ Christian Crystal Especially Far Her Hit Influences Lewis Lot Ministry Music Really Say She Songs Spiritual Through Would]
And, well of course, Count Basie, and I think all of the black bands of the late thirties and early forties, bands with real players. They had an influence on everybody, not just drummers. Buddy Rich
[ Bands Basie Black Count Course Drummers Early Everybody Forties Had Influence Just Late Players Real Think Thirties Well]
What is true of Mr. Mill's influence on the women's-suffrage question is true also of the other political movements in which he took an active interest. Millicent Fawcett
[ Active Also Influence Interest Mill Movements Mr Other Political Question Took True Which Women]
Marriage cannot be severed from its cultural, religious and natural roots without weakening the good influence of society. Jack Kingston Society
[ Cannot Cultural Good Influence Marriage Natural Religious Roots Severed Society Weakening Without]
It is exceedingly improbable that the identical action of the corresponding parts of the two retina is the result of a certain habituation, or of the influence of the mind. Johannes P. Muller
[ Action Certain Corresponding Exceedingly Habituation Identical Improbable Influence Mind Parts Result Retina Two]
Today, Academies of Science use their influence around the world in support of human rights. John Charles Polanyi
[ Academies Around Human Influence Rights Science Support Their Today Use World]
You can't stop what comes into a country, you can be influenced, but you can't stop it, you shouldn't, because it makes all the others interesting, we all get muddled up together, and produce something that belongs to everyone. Ninette de Valois
[ Because Belongs Comes Country Everyone Get Influenced Interesting Into Makes Muddled Others Produce Something Stop Together Up]
There is no influence like the influence of habit. Gilbert Parker
[ Habit Influence]
Situational variables can exert powerful influences over human behavior, more so that we recognize or acknowledge. Philip Zimbardo
[ Acknowledge Behavior Exert Human Influences More Over Powerful Recognize Situational Variables]
The other great development has been in photography, but that too was influenced by Conceptual art. Sol LeWitt
[ Art Been Conceptual Development Great Influenced Other Photography Too]
Today, children are watching more and more television, and are bombarded over and over with images and content that have the potential to dramatically influence their behavior. Tim Murphy
[ Behavior Bombarded Children Content Dramatically Images Influence More Over Potential Television Their Today Watching]
If I may take the liberty to speak for science at least, today his name and his prizes are without a peer in the world. He not only elevates science but he influences it as well. Melvin Calvin
[ Elevates His Influences Least Liberty May Name Only Peer Prizes Science Speak Take Today Well Without World]
The influence of Paris, for instance, is now minimal. Yet a lot is written about Paris fashion. Geoffrey Beene
[ Fashion Influence Instance Lot Minimal Now Paris Written Yet]
It's like this - these five members have been influenced of course by other groups, because that's where this generation's groups came from - an environment like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Yardbirds, and The Who. People like that. Alice Cooper
[ Beatles Because Been Came Course Environment Five Generation Groups Influenced Members Other Rolling Stones These Where]
A lot of people give in to those pressures and let others influence the process on their second albums because they want to achieve the success they had with their first again, but they don't know how to do it. Vanessa Carlton
[ Achieve Again Albums Because First Give Had How Influence Know Lot Others Pressures Process Second Success Their Those Want]
As a people, we know what we can do, we know how to do it, and we just want to get on with it. How? By ensuring that Canada's place in the world is one of influence and pride. Paul Martin
[ Canada Ensuring Get How Influence Just Know Place Pride Want World]
Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me. Lena Horne
[ Angry Big Exerted Had Heart His Influence Made Malcolm Needed Peace Strong Time Understand Very]
She had a womanly instinct that clothes possess an influence more powerful over many than the worth of character or the magic of manners. Louisa May Alcott
[ Character Clothes Had Influence Instinct Magic Manners Many More Over Possess Powerful She Than Womanly Worth]
I'm a businesswoman. I am a music lover. I like for people to like my music. When you listen to top 40 radio, you hear pop stuff. You hear rock stuff. You hear all these different influences. Lee Ann Womack
[ Am Businesswoman Different Hear Influences Listen Lover Music Pop Radio Rock Stuff These Top]
My family has always been there to support me along the way. My coach, John Nicks, is a great influence. Sasha Cohen
[ Along Always Been Coach Family Great Influence John Support Way]
According to the scientific naturalist version of cosmic history, nature is a permanently closed system of material effects that can never be influenced by something from outside - like God, for example. Phillip E. Johnson
[ According Closed Cosmic Effects Example God History Influenced Material Naturalist Nature Never Outside Permanently Scientific Something System Version]
I'm concerned about the insidious influence of the media's bad messages that undermine the lessons parents try to instill in their sons and daughters. John Ratzenberger
[ Bad Concerned Daughters Influence Insidious Instill Lessons Media Messages Parents Sons Their Try Undermine]
I think some people would love to be able to make the clothes I make - and of course, I do influence them, but they keep simplifying, and minimalism doesn't quite work. Vivienne Westwood
[ Able Clothes Course Influence Keep Love Make Minimalism Quite Some Them Think Work Would]
I found college useful for a lot of other reasons. It exposed me to a great many influences I wouldn't otherwise have encountered, and gave me a lot of time with some very intelligent people whose thoughts are still with me. Walter Jon Williams
[ College Encountered Exposed Found Gave Great Influences Intelligent Lot Many Other Otherwise Reasons Some Still Thoughts Time Useful Very Whose]
Kennedy lied and lied about his health while he was alive, even using his father's influence to get into the Navy without ever taking a medical examination. Richard Reeves
[ Alive Even Ever Examination Father Get Health His Influence Into Kennedy Lied Medical Navy Taking Using While Without]
My major influence was my ten years older sister. Willa Ford
[ Influence Major Older Sister Ten Years]
Benny Goodman was one of the big influences as a clarinet player. That's why I wanted the clarinet. Lee Konitz
[ Benny Big Clarinet Goodman Influences Player Wanted Why]
A guy called Arthur Brown... was a big influence of mine... and also Ian Anderson from Jethro Tull. Bruce Dickinson
[ Also Anderson Arthur Big Brown Called Guy Ian Influence Jethro Mine Tull]
I suppose more than anything, it's the way of life in this part of the country that influences my writing. In Eastern North Carolina, with the exception of Wilmington, most people live in small towns. Nicholas Sparks
[ Anything Carolina Country Eastern Exception Influences Life Live More Most North Part Small Suppose Than Towns Way Wilmington Writing]
Peter Ustinov was the first really positive influence in my career. He was real and he bore witness to it. The things he said to you, he lived them. Terence Stamp
[ Bore Career First Influence Lived Peter Positive Real Really Said Them Things Witness]
But that was war. Just about all he could find in its favor was that it paid well and liberated children from the pernicious influence of their parents. Joseph Heller
[ Children Could Favor Find Influence Just Liberated Paid Parents Pernicious Their War Well]
Geez, I wish I could tell you I had a whole bunch of '80s hair bands, you know something you really wouldn't expect, but I don't know that the music police would be that surprised, because most of the stuff that I am influenced by is in evidence in the music. John Sebastian
[ Am Bands Because Bunch Could Evidence Expect Geez Had Hair Influenced Know Most Music Police Really Something Stuff Surprised Tell Whole Wish Would]
Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth. By simply not mentioning certain subjects... totalitarian propagandists have influenced opinion much more effectively than they could have by the most eloquent denunciations. Aldous Huxley
[ Certain Could Effectively Eloquent Great Greater Influenced Mentioning More Most Much Opinion Point Practical Propagandists Silence Simply Still Subjects Than Totalitarian Truth View]
The future will be determined in part by happenings that it is impossible to foresee; it will also be influenced by trends that are now existent and observable. Emily Greene Balch
[ Also Determined Existent Foresee Future Happenings Impossible Influenced Now Observable Part Trends Will]
I'd pick a young white guy over an old white guy for president anytime because the younger guy is more likely to have been influenced by the great social changes of the '60s and '70s. D. L. Hughley
[ Anytime Because Been Changes Great Guy Influenced Likely More Old Over Pick President Social White Young Younger]
I never consciously do any work directly influenced from any movie, unless I'm doing a parody. Ted Rall
[ Any Consciously Directly Doing Influenced Movie Never Parody Unless Work]
The religious superstitions of women perpetuate their bondage more than all other adverse influences. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Adverse Bondage Influences More Other Perpetuate Religious Superstitions Than Their Women]
No, I feel like my personality probably influenced the character, more than the character influenced me. Sara Gilbert
[ Character Feel Influenced More Personality Probably Than]
I think we'll always have newspapers, but they'll lose influence. Will McDonough
[ Always Influence Lose Newspapers Think]
I'd begun reading Crumb shortly before that, and other underground stuff, so that was an influence to some degree. Of course the Marvel and DC comics, they had been my main interests in my teenage years. Chester Brown
[ Been Before Begun Comics Course Crumb Dc Degree Had Influence Interests Main Marvel Other Reading Shortly Some Stuff Teenage Underground Years]
When the state or federal government control the education of all of our children, they have the dangerous and illegitimate monopoly to control and influence the thought process of our citizens. Michael Badnarik
[ Children Citizens Control Dangerous Education Federal Government Illegitimate Influence Monopoly Our Process State Thought]
In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking on a tightrope. Henri Matisse
[ Able Before Beginning Firmly Ground Influence Must Nature Start Subject Tightrope Walk Walking Yourself]
It is not at all clear how much the media influences public opinion and how much public opinion influences the media. Bruce Jackson
[ Clear How Influences Media Much Opinion Public]
I really do believe in the influence of your surroundings. Matt Sharp
[ Believe Influence Really Surroundings Your]
No faction is better or worse than any other. All come from the same mould; they are all products of capitalist influence in the working class movement. And they are a poison that destroys our Party and the working class movement in Korea. Kim Jong Il
[ Any Better Capitalist Class Come Destroys Faction Influence Korea Mould Movement Other Our Party Poison Products Same Than Working Worse]
The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by 500 readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the 500, he reaches the five hundred thousand. Brooks Adams
[ Author Difference Five Hundred Influence Reaches Read Readers Select Slight Thousand Whether]
It's not the money. It's not the fame. It's the influence. Clay Aiken
[ Fame Influence Money]
The humblest individual exerts some influence, either for good or evil, upon others. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Either Evil Exerts Good Humblest Individual Influence Others Some Upon]
Sergio Leone was a big influence on me because of the spaghetti westerns. Quentin Tarantino
[ Because Big Influence Leone Leone Sergio Spaghetti Westerns]
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Change Function God Influence Nature Prayer Prays Rather]
It's valid that the Strokes and the Pleased have been influenced by some of the same bands. But it's invalid in the sense that we listen to the Strokes and try to sounds like them. I think that they are a good band. Joanna Newsom
[ Band Bands Been Good Influenced Invalid Listen Pleased Same Sense Some Sounds Strokes Them Think Try Valid]
None of my own experiences ever finds its way into my work. However, the stages of my life - motherhood, middle age, etc. - often influence my subject matter. Anne Tyler
[ Age Etc Ever Experiences Finds However Influence Into Life Matter Middle Motherhood None Often Own Stages Subject Way Work]
This familiarity with a respected physician and my appreciation of his work, or the tragedy I experienced with the long, tormented agony and death of my mother might have influenced me in wanting to study medicine. It was not the case. Albert Claude
[ Agony Appreciation Case Death Experienced Familiarity His Influenced Long Medicine Might Mother Physician Respected Study Tormented Tragedy Wanting Work]
I've always been the first to admit that Jimi was a very big influence on my early stuff. Robin Trower
[ Admit Always Been Big Early First Influence Jimi Stuff Very]
The jet stream is the controlling influence over the world's weather systems. Michael Fish
[ Controlling Influence Jet Over Stream Systems Weather World]
My current mantra is that sometimes we need teachers in our lives. I never had that in my life, parents and stuff like that; I tried to stay on the outside of them or anybody that had that kind of influence. Taylor Dayne
[ Anybody Current Had Influence Kind Life Lives Mantra Need Never Our Outside Parents Sometimes Stay Stuff Teachers Them Tried]
Mom was the greatest influence of my childhood. She wanted to save me from the vice, lust, and drinking that was all about me. Ethel Waters
[ Childhood Drinking Greatest Influence Lust Mom Save She Vice Wanted]
The only real influence I've ever had was myself. Edward Hopper
[ Ever Had Influence Myself Only Real]
There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives. Barbara Kruger
[ Importantly Influence Lives Many Moments Most Movies Music Our Profound Tv Us Works]
I was influenced by European movies, old Fellini, old Kurosawa - any sort of foreign film. Ted Demme
[ Any European Fellini Film Foreign Influenced Kurosawa Movies Old Sort]
Some of the best times in my life happened under the influence of drugs... I'd still be doing it if I could make good judgement calls. I'd still be doing it if I didn't blow up to the size of an aircraft hangar, because it was a great time. Robbie Williams
[ Aircraft Because Best Blow Calls Could Doing Good Great Happened Influence Judgement Life Make Size Some Still Time Times Under Up]
Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Believe Civilization Country Cuba Every Exercise Give Great Humanity Independence Influence Island Liberty More Now Once Our Peace Put Raging Should Standing Stands States Stop United War Which]
You know, this is really a way of cooking. It's not my way. I'm deeply influenced by the Mediterranean way of being. I've spent a lot of time there. And I've sort of translated it; I've tried to make it available to people in this country to whom it might not be familiar. Sally Schneider
[ Available Being Cooking Country Deeply Familiar Influenced Know Lot Make Mediterranean Might Really Sort Spent Time Translated Tried Way Whom]
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education. John H. Johnson Parenting
[ Believed Education Faith Great Had Hard Influence Justice Life Mother Passionately She Strong Triumph Ultimate Work]
If the union between England and America is a powerful factor in the cause of peace, a new Triple Alliance between the Teutonic race and the two branches of the Anglo-Saxon race will be a still more potent influence in the future of the world. Edward Grey
[ Alliance America Anglo-Saxon Between Branches Cause England Factor Future Influence More New Peace Potent Powerful Race Still Triple Two Union Will World]
Although Alchemy has now fallen into contempt, and is even considered a thing of the past, the physicain should not be influenced by such judgements. Paracelsus
[ Alchemy Although Considered Contempt Even Fallen Influenced Into Judgements Now Past Should Such Thing]
The advent of electronically synthesized sound after World War II has unquestionably had enormous influence on music in general. George Crumb
[ Advent After Electronically Enormous General Had Ii Influence Music Sound Synthesized Unquestionably War World]
Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance. It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events. Barbara Olson
[ Ability Attention Attract Authority Events Himself His Influence Just Kind Obsessed Own Pardon Perks Power Presidential Significance Someone Special Would]
I listened to my record and hear lots of influences. And it's very rich... it's got a wide spectrum. Chantal Kreviazuk
[ Got Hear Influences Listened Lots Record Rich Spectrum Very Wide]
I'm a Mommy's Girl - the strongest influence in my young life was my mom. Susie Bright Mom
[ Girl Influence Life Mom Mommy Strongest Young]
I put together the influences of my life in as clear a way as I possibly can, in the same way that Beethoven or Schoenberg or Bach put their influences together. John Zorn
[ Bach Beethoven Clear Influences Life Possibly Put Same Their Together Way]
I mean I think that Blondie's influence is a little bit in a way more eclectic than those bands. Debbie Harry
[ Bands Bit Blondie Eclectic Influence Little Mean More Than Think Those Way]
As soon as I was old enough to drive, I got a job at a local newspaper. There was someone who influenced me. He wrote a column for The Guardian from this tiny village in India. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ Column Drive Enough Got Guardian India Influenced Job Local Newspaper Old Someone Soon Tiny Village Wrote]
But why should I run for office and lose what little influence I have? Ron Silver
[ Influence Little Lose Office Run Should Why]
Billy Wilder is really is a heavy influence on Bound. We felt that film noir was a genre where you could create a really contained story. We wanted to be on a set as much as we could to get the kind of style level we were looking for. Larry Wachowski
[ Billy Bound Contained Could Create Felt Film Genre Get Heavy Influence Kind Level Looking Much Noir Really Set Story Style Wanted Were Where Wilder]
I've been influenced by poets as diverse as Dylan Thomas, Lewis Carroll, and Edgar Allan Poe. Jack Prelutsky
[ Allan Been Diverse Dylan Edgar Influenced Lewis Poe Poets Thomas]
The films that influenced me were so disparate that there's almost no pattern. James Cameron
[ Almost Disparate Films Influenced Pattern Were]
There is something that falls short of perfection in every book, without exception, something influenced by the age, even something ridiculous; just like everyone, without exception, has weaknesses. Josef Skvorecky
[ Age Book Even Every Everyone Exception Falls Influenced Just Perfection Ridiculous Short Something Weaknesses Without]
I think that one of the things that influences me most as a composer is to what extent I can deconstruct and reconstruct the material that I'm working with. Fred Frith
[ Composer Extent Influences Material Most Reconstruct Things Think Working]
I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company. Walt Disney
[ Am Any Company Fashions Influenced Motion Other Picture Techniques]
Don't ask who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life. Giorgos Seferis
[ Ask Been Digested Influenced Lambs Life Lion Made Reading Up]
The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and influence their actions. A chip on the shoulder is too heavy a piece of baggage to carry through life. John Hannah
[ Ability Actions Along Baggage Business Carry Chip Get Greatest Heavy Influence Life Others Piece Shoulder Their Through Too]
I suppose, counting back, if the Beatles had been influenced by music in the same length of time ago - you'd have to put that into better English for me, thank you - they would have been like a banjo orchestra. They would have been doing show tunes. Jonny Greenwood
[ Ago Back Banjo Beatles Been Better Counting Doing English Had Influenced Into Length Music Orchestra Put Same Show Suppose Thank Time Tunes Would]
The United States form a young republic, a confederacy which ought ever to be cemented by a union of interests and affection, under the influence of those principles which obtained their independence. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Affection Cemented Confederacy Ever Form Independence Influence Interests Obtained Ought Principles Republic States Their Those Under Union United Which Young]
Furthermore, the study of the present surroundings is insufficient: the history of the people, the influence of the regions through which it has passed on its migrations, and the people with whom it came into contact, must be considered. Franz Boas
[ Came Considered Contact Furthermore History Influence Insufficient Into Migrations Must Passed Present Regions Study Surroundings Through Which Whom]
I've probably had my day in the sun. I think I've influenced a lot of comic book writers. Harvey Pekar
[ Book Comic Day Had Influenced Lot Probably Sun Think Writers]
What has influenced my life more than any other single thing has been my stammer. Had I not stammered I would probably... have gone to Cambridge as my brothers did, perhaps have become a don and every now and then published a dreary book about French literature. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Any Become Been Book Brothers Cambridge Did Dreary Every French Gone Had Influenced Life Literature More Now Other Perhaps Probably Published Single Stammer Than Then Thing Would]
I had furthermore spoken on the assumption that Russia would mobilize, whereas the assumption of the German Government had hitherto been, officially, that Serbia would receive no support; and what I had said must influence the German Government to take the matter seriously. Edward Grey
[ Assumption Been Furthermore German Government Had Hitherto Influence Matter Mobilize Must Officially Receive Russia Said Serbia Seriously Spoken Support Take Whereas Would]
It is tough to say what has influenced me the most because I know that Mozart makes me think better, but you cannot beat Dave Matthews for feeling good! Mackenzie Astin
[ Beat Because Better Cannot Dave Feeling Good Influenced Know Makes Matthews Most Mozart Say Think Tough]
Meanwhile the Church more and more provided for the doctrine of the Holy Spirit, by practically chaining His influence to the hierarchy and the sacraments. Robert Rainy
[ Church Doctrine Hierarchy His Holy Influence Meanwhile More Practically Provided Sacraments Spirit]
Influence is like a savings account. The less you use it, the more you've got. Andrew Young
[ Account Got Influence Less More Savings Use]
But you'd have a job to find many of my poems which would seem to be very influenced by a particular person. Norman MacCaig
[ Find Influenced Job Many Particular Person Poems Seem Very Which Would]
We hope and we've made clear that the forces need to come out. It needs to be full and complete withdrawal. Our position is it needs to be done as soon as possible so that the elections can be free, fair and free of outside influence. Stephen Hadley
[ Clear Come Complete Done Elections Fair Forces Free Full Hope Influence Made Need Needs Our Out Outside Position Possible Soon Withdrawal]
What I believe in touches many aspects of religious and spiritual thought. Mainly I'm influenced and inspired by the eastern yogi's aspect of mysticism, Which is, I think, the future. Dave Davies
[ Aspect Aspects Believe Eastern Future Influenced Inspired Mainly Many Mysticism Religious Spiritual Think Thought Touches Which Yogi]
So, influenced by these advisors and this hope, I have at length allowed my friends to publish the work, as they had long besought me to do. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Advisors Allowed Friends Had Hope Influenced Length Long Publish These Work]
I strongly suggest that we play down basics like who influenced whom, and instead study the way the influence is transformed, in other words: how the artist made it his own. Lukas Foss
[ Artist Basics Down His How Influence Influenced Instead Made Other Own Play Strongly Study Suggest Transformed Way Whom Words]
So in Asia I want to make - I want to succeed to make a model of what success, practicing democracy, and market economy. Then that will give a good influence over Asian countries. Kim Dae Jung
[ Asia Asian Countries Democracy Economy Give Good Influence Make Market Model Over Practicing Succeed Success Then Want Will]
My parents always saw me as an artist, and that greatly influenced me. Meredith Brooks
[ Always Artist Greatly Influenced Parents Saw]
I'm as much influenced by Joseph Smith and the Mormons as I am, more so, than by Eliot. Actually, I'm much more influenced by the poetry of the Mormons. Marguerite Young
[ Actually Am Eliot Influenced Joseph More Mormons Much Poetry Smith Than]
Because everything we say and do is the length and shadow of our own souls, our influence is determined by the quality of our being. Dale Turner
[ Because Being Determined Everything Influence Length Our Own Quality Say Shadow Souls]
In every religion there is an element of the supernatural, varying with the influence of pure reason over its devotees. Charles Eastman
[ Element Every Influence Over Pure Reason Religion Supernatural Varying]
Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful. Charles Simmons
[ Also Attention Delightful Duty Easy Energy Favorable Form Fortune Good Habit Influence Little Make Manners Only Part Reputation Usefulness Will]
I can't tell you any more than any other writer can tell you why they write, and I don't know what my influences are. Jean M. Auel
[ Any Influences Know More Other Tell Than Why Write Writer]
The orchestration of press, radio and television to create a continuous, lasting and total environment renders the influence of propaganda virtually unnoticed precisely because it creates a constant environment. Jacques Ellul
[ Because Constant Continuous Create Creates Environment Influence Lasting Orchestration Precisely Press Propaganda Radio Renders Television Total Unnoticed Virtually]
I think Henry Miller has had huge influence not because he wrote about sex, but because the memoir or the nonfiction novel has become such a monumental force in American publishing, if not in literature. Leslie Fiedler
[ American Because Become Force Had Henry Huge Influence Literature Memoir Miller Monumental Nonfiction Novel Publishing Sex Such Think Wrote]
As Erykah Badu, it has nothing to do with me, the way I look, my hair wrap, my style, it's about you and what you feel for my music. If I can make you feel like the way that people who influenced me made me feel, that's completion. Erykah Badu
[ Completion Feel Hair Influenced Look Made Make Music Nothing Style Way Wrap]
I suppose I'm most influenced by any good, commercial writer. I learn from everyone. Nicholas Sparks
[ Any Commercial Everyone Good Influenced Learn Most Suppose Writer]
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom. James Allen
[ Beautiful Becomes Calmness Good Greater His Influence Jewels Man Mind More Power Success Tranquil Wisdom]
So as far as Serbia is concerned, it does not have the right to influence the privatization or to claim any property, because Kosovo is a former member of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Ibrahim Rugova
[ Any Because Claim Concerned Does Far Federal Former Influence Kosovo Member Privatization Property Republic Right Serbia Yugoslavia]
I would say seeing the original Yardbirds with Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page at the old Fillmore was a pretty powerful influence on me. Ronnie Montrose
[ Beck Fillmore Influence Jeff Jimmy Old Original Page Powerful Pretty Say Seeing Would]
Oasis are not just influenced by the Beatles; they actually take stuff. Then they get praised. Lenny Kravitz
[ Actually Beatles Get Influenced Just Oasis Praised Stuff Take Then]
As a coach you can influence the diet of your players. You can point out what is wrong. Arsene Wenger
[ Coach Diet Influence Out Players Point Wrong Your]
We believed that growth through Local Government, and perhaps through some special machinery for bringing the wishes and influence of women of all classes to bear on Parliament, other than the Parliamentary vote, was the real line of progress. Mary A. Ward
[ Bear Believed Bringing Classes Government Growth Influence Line Local Machinery Other Parliament Parliamentary Perhaps Progress Real Some Special Than Through Vote Wishes Women]
There are a couple of teachers I have had without whose influence I would not be as happy with who I am. Mackenzie Astin
[ Am Couple Had Happy Influence Teachers Whose Without Would]
Picasso's always been such a huge influence that I thought when I started the cartoon paintings that I was getting away from Picasso, and even my cartoons of Picasso were done almost to rid myself of his influence. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Almost Always Away Been Cartoon Cartoons Done Even Getting His Huge Influence Myself Paintings Picasso Rid Started Such Thought Were]
But Italy can only have any real influence on world affairs if it carries weight in Europe. Romano Prodi
[ Affairs Any Carries Europe Influence Italy Only Real Weight World]
If we can get kids talking about conservation and doing it, they can have a great influence on their parents by lecturing them and pointing the finger. Kevin Richardson
[ Conservation Doing Finger Get Great Influence Kids Parents Pointing Talking Their Them]
I can't say I feel influenced by today's guitar players. Robin Trower
[ Feel Guitar Influenced Players Say Today]
Movies have influenced all writers, not just thriller writers. Ken Follett
[ Influenced Just Movies Thriller Writers]
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it. Simone Weil
[ Always Because Compulsions Conscious Crowd Dynamic Fabric History Imagination Indirect Influence Interests Life Materials Needs Never Real Social]
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Beautifully Goose Indirectly Influenced Mother Stravinsky Used Very]
Writers write to influence their readers, their preachers, their auditors, but always, at bottom, to be more themselves. Aldous Huxley
[ Always Auditors Bottom Influence More Preachers Readers Their Themselves Write Writers]
One of my great influences was Don Knotts as Barney Fife. Martin Short
[ Barney Fife Great Influences]
Most of my influences are turn-of-the-century. George Crumb
[ Influences Most]
Aggression is the most common behavior used by many organizations, a nearly invisible medium that influences all decisions and actions. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Actions Aggression Behavior Common Decisions Influences Invisible Many Medium Most Nearly Organizations Used]
Christians who have influence in political life must feel as individuals responsibility in front of their own faith. And the duty of encouraging laws that are not in contradiction with the Commandments comes within the mission of the Church. Karl Lehmann
[ Christians Church Comes Commandments Contradiction Duty Encouraging Faith Feel Front Individuals Influence Laws Life Mission Must Own Political Responsibility Their Within]
The stated mission at the time was simply to use the influence of the entertainment industry to do an accurate portrayal of drug and alcohol abuse. We all admit that we're not trying to censor anybody. Gerald McRaney
[ Abuse Accurate Admit Alcohol Anybody Censor Entertainment Industry Influence Mission Portrayal Simply Stated Time Trying Use]
The people who influence you are the people who believe in you. Henry Drummond
[ Believe Influence]
I herewith commission you to carry out all preparations with regard to... a total solution of the Jewish question in those territories of Europe which are under German influence. Hermann Goering
[ Carry Commission Europe German Influence Jewish Out Preparations Question Regard Solution Territories Those Total Under Which]
Alliances and international organizations should be understood as opportunities for leadership and a means to expand our influence, not as constraints on our power. Chuck Hagel
[ Alliances Constraints Expand Influence International Leadership Means Opportunities Organizations Our Power Should Understood]
There are a lot of people who influenced me, nurtured me, helped me along the way. But I can just recall looking back, the first time I got my baseball glove. Put it on the wrong hand, all those kind of things. Dave Winfield
[ Along Back Baseball First Glove Got Hand Helped Influenced Just Kind Looking Lot Nurtured Put Recall Things Those Time Way Wrong]
One always hopes that you're going to have influence and staying power, but you never know. Chris Frantz
[ Always Going Hopes Influence Know Never Power Staying]
Be influenced by nothing but your clients' interests. Tell them the truth. Arthur C. Nielsen
[ Clients Influenced Interests Nothing Tell Them Truth Your]
During this period, I became interested in how the new techniques of cloning and sequencing DNA could influence the study of genetics and I was an early and active proponent of the Human Genome Sequencing Project. Sydney Brenner
[ Active Became Cloning Could Dna During Early Genetics Genome How Human Influence Interested New Period Project Proponent Sequencing Study Techniques]
Public influence is the real government of the world. Josiah Warren
[ Government Influence Public Real World]
I brought samples in, because I didn't have any comic book samples, and I brought all these illustrations that I had influenced by Norman Rockwell and a couple of the other big boys. That's all I had, that's all I brought. Dan DeCarlo
[ Any Because Big Book Boys Brought Comic Couple Had Illustrations Influenced Norman Other Rockwell Samples These]
The honorable William Penn, late governor of Pennsylvania, was chosen agent to the Court of Britain, and directed to deliver the petition to the King himself and to endeavor by his personal influence to procure a favorable reception to this last address. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Address Agent Britain Chosen Court Deliver Directed Endeavor Favorable Governor Himself His Honorable Influence King Last Late Penn Pennsylvania Personal Petition Procure Reception William]
I don't think I'm really so unique. If every black person looked at their life they would quickly discover that they have been influenced by every type of music prevalent in America. Roy Ayers
[ America Been Black Discover Every Influenced Life Looked Music Person Prevalent Quickly Really Their Think Type Unique Would]
Don Knotts was a really big influence, especially on the Steve Allen show. I mean, look at the guy, his entire life is in his face. Tim Conway
[ Allen Big Entire Especially Face Guy His Influence Life Look Mean Really Show Steve]
I am constantly being told that I have been a big influence for many people, including other musicians. Joan Armatrading
[ Am Been Being Big Constantly Including Influence Many Musicians Other Told]
Who knows what would have become of me, if my parents had not had their influence on me. Otto Schily
[ Become Had Influence Knows Parents Their Would]
Since the age of 12, all my musical thinking has been influenced by Afro-American music. Alexis Korner
[ Age Been Influenced Music Musical Since Thinking]
I don't have traceable literary models because I haven't had great literary influences in my life. Manuel Puig
[ Because Great Had Haven Influences Life Literary Models Traceable]
This was the period when I used all the influence I had to get the British to abandon their export trade, and as much as possible convert all of their manufacturing facilities to the immediate needs of the war, including civilian, as well as military requirements. W. Averell Harriman
[ Abandon British Civilian Convert Export Facilities Get Had Immediate Including Influence Manufacturing Military Much Needs Period Possible Requirements Their Trade Used War Well]
The most hateful human misfortune is for a wise man to have no influence. Herodotus
[ Hateful Human Influence Man Misfortune Most Wise]
The essential attribute of a new sense is, not the perception of external objects or influences which ordinarily do not act upon the senses, but that external causes should excite in it a new and peculiar kind of sensation different from all the sensations of our five senses. Johannes P. Muller
[ Act Attribute Causes Different Essential Excite External Five Influences Kind New Objects Ordinarily Our Peculiar Perception Sensation Sensations Sense Senses Should Upon Which]
I wanted to pay tribute to my musical influences: Buffalo Springfield, Lightfoot, the Beatles, the Hollies. Dan Fogelberg
[ Beatles Buffalo Influences Musical Pay Springfield Tribute Wanted]
The final upshot of thinking is the exercise of volition, and of this thought no longer forms a part; but belief is only a stadium of mental action, an effect upon our nature due to thought, which will influence future thinking. Charles Sanders Peirce
[ Action Belief Due Effect Exercise Final Forms Future Influence Longer Mental Nature Only Our Part Stadium Thinking Thought Upon Volition Which Will]
We were very influenced by The Beatles, no question. Barry Gibb
[ Beatles Influenced Question Very Were]
But in terms of satire and comedy, our biggest and earliest influence was Mad magazine. Jerry Zucker
[ Biggest Comedy Earliest Influence Mad Magazine Our Satire Terms]
Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom. Friedrich Schiller Inspirational
[ Beauty Form Freedom Grace Influence Under]
As the society has gotten larger and more complex, individuals have lost their ability to influence any of the institutions that affect their lives. Robert Teeter
[ Ability Affect Any Complex Gotten Individuals Influence Institutions Larger Lives Lost More Society Their]
I could start with Mandelstam, who was a huge influence on my early writing. Helen Dunmore
[ Could Early Huge Influence Start Writing]
For when we talk about the spreading power and influence of globalization, aren't we really referring to the spreading economic and military might of the US? Fredric Jameson
[ Economic Globalization Influence Might Military Power Really Referring Spreading Talk Us]
Their films would probably be better if they'd seen a few more films, which runs counter to this idiotic theory that you run the risk of being influenced if you see too much. Jacques Rivette
[ Being Better Counter Few Films Idiotic Influenced More Much Probably Risk Run Runs See Seen Their Theory Too Which Would]
I'm a spiritual person, I'm an America, I'm a Jew, and all of those things influence every breath I take, everywhere I go. Mandy Patinkin
[ America Breath Every Everywhere Go Influence Jew Person Spiritual Take Things Those]
I love painting and music, of course. I don't know nearly as much about them as I know about poetry. I've certainly been influenced by fiction. I was overwhelmed by War and Peace when I read it, and I didn't read it until I was in my late 20s. Kenneth Koch
[ Been Certainly Course Fiction Influenced Know Late Love Much Music Nearly Overwhelmed Painting Peace Poetry Read Them Until War]
I think clearly the United States, as well as other western nations, should stand by their commitments to human rights and democracy and should try to influence other countries to move in that direction. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Clearly Commitments Countries Democracy Direction Human Influence Move Nations Other Rights Should Stand States Their Think Try United Well Western]
Every soldier must know, before he goes into battle, how the little battle he is to fight fits into the larger picture, and how the success of his fighting will influence the battle as a whole. Bernard Law Montgomery
[ Battle Before Every Fight Fighting Fits Goes His How Influence Into Know Larger Little Must Picture Soldier Success Whole Will]
I would be very proud to have influenced anyone that I know or don't know to quit smoking. Christy Turlington
[ Anyone Influenced Know Proud Quit Smoking Very Would]
Elvis was a big influence to my music, but Loretta Lynn was, as well. Tanya Tucker
[ Big Elvis Influence Lynn Music Well]
The films that have influenced me and the films that have motivated me and inspired me were films that resonated, films that made me think after I saw them. Eriq La Salle
[ After Films Influenced Inspired Made Motivated Resonated Saw Them Think Were]
I spent two years in the Army. And my older brother, who was also a great positive influence on me, encouraged me to think about law school, and I said - well, I didn't have any money. George J. Mitchell
[ Also Any Army Brother Encouraged Great Influence Law Money Older Positive Said School Spent Think Two Well Years]
I'm not aware that I was consciously influenced by any director, though these things often happen unnoticed, submerged in the unconscious. William Peter Blatty
[ Any Aware Consciously Director Happen Influenced Often Submerged These Things Though Unconscious Unnoticed]
To listen well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well. John Marshall
[ Communication Influence Listen Means Powerful Talk Well]
Discipline strengthens the mind so that it becomes impervious to the corroding influence of fear. Bernard Law Montgomery
[ Becomes Discipline Fear Impervious Influence Mind Strengthens]
I should think just about every young writer - which I was at the time - would be influenced by HPL. As an American writer of weird fiction, he was at the top of the class. Brian Lumley
[ American Class Every Fiction Influenced Just Should Think Time Top Weird Which Would Writer Young]
I could have done a hundred songs, really. It was hard to narrow them down, because I tried to pick songs for the most part that actually did have some effect on me or influenced me in the past. Alan Jackson
[ Actually Because Could Did Done Down Effect Hard Hundred Influenced Most Narrow Part Past Pick Really Some Songs Them Tried]
The woman who can't influence her husband to vote the way she wants ought to be ashamed of herself. E. M. Forster
[ Ashamed Her Herself Husband Influence Ought She Vote Wants Way Woman]
I've had my moments of insanity. But there is a certain responsibility to set proper examples for your children, and that influences your choices in every aspect of your life. Andy Garcia
[ Aspect Certain Children Choices Every Examples Had Influences Insanity Life Moments Proper Responsibility Set Your]
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Absences Bright Delicate Good Influence Keep Love]
I don't think that artists of any kind would or could sacrifice their artistic freedom by being more responsible with their influence on people, especially young people. Christy Turlington
[ Any Artistic Artists Being Could Especially Freedom Influence Kind More Responsible Sacrifice Their Think Would Young]
That's it really, at the moment I wouldn't say I was influenced by any one thing in particular. Peter Hook
[ Any Influenced Moment Particular Really Say Thing]
The forbidden things were a great influence on my life. I was forbidden from reading A Catcher in the Rye. Amy Tan
[ Catcher Forbidden Great Influence Life Reading Rye Things Were]
The idea is that there is a kind of memory in nature. Each kind of thing has a collective memory. So, take a squirrel living in New York now. That squirrel is being influenced by all past squirrels. Rupert Sheldrake
[ Being Collective Each Idea Influenced Kind Living Memory Nature New Now Past Squirrel Squirrels Take Thing York]
I consider every drummer that ever played before me an influence, in every way. Buddy Rich
[ Before Consider Drummer Ever Every Influence Played Way]
We influence singing but never really songwriting. Charles King
[ Influence Never Really Singing Songwriting]
The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by five hundred readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the five hundred, he reaches the five hundred thousand. Henry B. Adams
[ Author Difference Five Hundred Influence Reaches Read Readers Select Slight Thousand Whether]
For me, having come to study and understand some of the Bible and finally getting saved made a huge difference in me, because my wife was a big influence on that. I saw in her, when I first met her, a person's soul at peace with everything and everybody around her. Randy Travis
[ Around Because Bible Big Come Difference Everybody Everything Finally First Getting Having Her Huge Influence Made Met Peace Person Saved Saw Some Soul Study Understand Wife]
Did people think I sounded black? Totally, but that was a marketing tool as well, but also this is how I grew up and these are my influences. Taylor Dayne
[ Also Black Did Grew How Influences Marketing Sounded These Think Tool Totally Up Well]
I knew I could not maintain that leadership in open struggle against Moscow influence. Only two Communist leaders in history ever succeeded in doing this - Tito and Mao Tse-tung. Earl Browder
[ Against Communist Could Doing Ever History Influence Knew Leaders Leadership Maintain Mao Moscow Only Open Struggle Succeeded Two]
The only books that influence us are those for which we are ready, and which have gone a little farther down our particular path than we have yet got ourselves. E. M. Forster
[ Books Down Farther Gone Got Influence Little Only Our Ourselves Particular Path Ready Than Those Us Which Yet]
I've never felt influenced by Ernest Hemingway though I suppose there is something inevitable there. Jim Harrison
[ Ernest Felt Hemingway Inevitable Influenced Never Something Suppose Though]
The Chicago Economics Department was in intellectual ferment, although the central issues of the 1930's were very different from those in later times. I had never before encountered minds of that quality at close quarters and they influenced me strongly. George Stigler
[ Although Before Central Chicago Close Department Different Economics Encountered Ferment Had Influenced Intellectual Issues Later Minds Never Quality Quarters Strongly Those Times Very Were]
True as this is, it is also true that for one who won through there were many who gained nothing, and it was, and is, the sheer weight of numbers of those who failed of this that has made their influence on the modern life as pervasive and controlling as it is. Ralph A. Cram
[ Also Controlling Failed Gained Influence Life Made Many Modern Nothing Numbers Pervasive Sheer Their Those Through True Weight Were Won]
Things get so sloppy when you're under the influence. Tatum O'Neal
[ Get Influence Sloppy Things Under]
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood. Walt Disney Movies
[ Adulthood Entertainment Ideals Influence Lives Movies Normal Objectives Realm Shaping Towards Tremendous Young]
Until MTV, television had not been a huge influence on music. To compete with MTV, the country music moguls felt they had to appeal to the same young audience and do it the way MTV did. Charley Pride
[ Appeal Audience Been Compete Country Did Felt Had Huge Influence Moguls Mtv Music Same Television Until Way Young]
The tourist who moves about to see and hear and open himself to all the influences of the places which condense centuries of human greatness is only a man in search of excellence. Max Lerner
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One of the great bands we opened up for was Priest back in '89. That was really great because at that time we had never met them, never toured with them before. They were a big influence on Slayer, so to open up for them was really cool. Dave Lombardo
[ Back Bands Because Before Big Cool Great Had Influence Met Never Open Opened Priest Really Slayer Them Time Toured Up Were]
First of all, many human diseases are influenced by, if not caused by mutations in genes. Daniel Nathans
[ Caused Diseases First Genes Human Influenced Many Mutations]
I think there are influences that you open the door to, and influences that come under the door. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Come Door Influences Open Think Under]
It's hard for me to show work while I'm writing, because other people's comments will influence what happens. Donna Tartt
[ Because Comments Happens Hard Influence Other Show While Will Work Writing]
During the Fifties, political and military activities in Vietnam were heavily influenced by the French, who as recent colonial masters, made all-important decisions. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Activities Colonial Decisions During Fifties French Heavily Influenced Made Masters Military Political Recent Vietnam Were]
Our alliances should be understood as a means to expand our influence, not as a constraint on our power. The expansion of democracy and freedom in the world should be a shared interest and value with all na