Authors that match 'power'.

Frances Power Cobbe Irish Writer (1822-1904)
Tyrone Power American Actor (1958-1958)
David Powers American Politician (1912-1998)
Hiram Powers American Sculptor (1805-1873)
J. F. Powers American Novelist (1917-1999)
Richard Powers American Novelist (1957-)
Stefanie Powers American Actress (1942-)
Steve Powers American Journalist (1934-)

Quotations that match 'power'.

Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral. Paulo Freire
[ Between Conflict Hands Means Neutral Powerful Powerless Side Washing]
Today, the Muslim world is the poorest of the global powers. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Global Muslim Poorest Powers Today World]
Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers. Thomas Fuller
[ Only Power Roar Whispers Will Your]
The people are forbidden to give aid and comfort to rebels. What of a government that has the power to cut off from aid and comfort all the rebels of the South and fails to exercise it? Robert Dale Owen
[ Aid Comfort Cut Exercise Fails Forbidden Give Government Off Power Rebels South]
Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of the situation and act out of noble motives, or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can. Philip Zimbardo
[ Act Behave Demean Easily Heroes Motives Noble Others Out Power Resist Situation Somehow Those Ways]
To play safe, I prefer to accept only one type of power: the power of art over trash, the triumph of magic over the brute. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Accept Art Brute Magic Only Over Play Power Prefer Safe Trash Triumph Type]
To this day I do not know whether the power which has inspired my works is something related to religion, or is indeed religion itself. Kathe Kollwitz
[ Day Indeed Inspired Itself Know Power Related Religion Something Whether Which Works]
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Bear Despise Fatigue Great Habit Pain Power Teaches Us Wounds]
Father Fernando did every thing in his power to assist the sick; and although he arrived much reduced in flesh, he did not become ill, and is now well. Junipero Serra
[ Although Arrived Assist Become Did Every Father Fernando Flesh His Ill Much Now Power Reduced Sick Thing Well]
Power without a nation's confidence is nothing. Catherine II Power
[ Confidence Nation Nothing Power Without]
The law has no power over heroes. Charlotte Lennox Power
[ Heroes Law Over Power]
Always remember the first rule of power tactics; power is not only what you have but what the enemy thinks you have. Saul Alinsky
[ Always Enemy First Only Power Remember Rule Tactics Thinks]
The central premise behind Oslo was that if Arafat were given enough legitimacy, territory, weapons and money, he would use his power to fight terror and make peace with Israel. Natan Sharansky
[ Arafat Behind Central Enough Fight Given His Israel Legitimacy Make Money Oslo Peace Power Premise Territory Terror Use Weapons Were Would]
Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit. Ovid
[ Custom Habit More Nothing Powerful Than]
Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth-grade math, you can do it. Peter Lynch
[ Everyone Follow Made Market Math Stock Through]
Never can the innate power of a work be hidden or locked away. A work of art can be forgotten by time; it can be forbidden and rejected but the elemental will always prevail over the ephemeral. Stefan Zweig
[ Always Art Away Elemental Ephemeral Forbidden Forgotten Hidden Innate Locked Never Over Power Prevail Rejected Time Will Work]
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool. Pearl S. Buck
[ Bitterest Bravado Bravery Creature Discovers Fool Gun Hands Heaven Her His Husband Only Power Strength Under Uniform Wife]
As a result of the 'hung' election of November 1932. Hitler set in motion the first of the 9 steps he would take in the next 52 days, which would, finally, bring him absolute power. William Waller
[ Absolute Bring Days Election Finally First Him Hitler Hung Motion Next November Power Result Set Steps Take Which Would]
I thought this must be obvious to everyone else, as it seemed obvious to me; and that, if once it became apparent that we were on the edge, all the Great Powers would call a halt and recoil from the abyss. Edward Grey
[ Abyss Apparent Became Call Edge Else Everyone Great Halt Must Obvious Once Powers Recoil Seemed Thought Were Would]
Prayer is mans greatest power! W. Clement Stone
[ Greatest Mans Power Prayer]
I know My God commands, whose power no power resists. Robert Greene
[ Commands God Know Power Resists Whose]
The new Pirates! builds on that legacy delivering an even more powerful and fun experience to players... and is still unmatched in offering a blend of genres in one great game. Sid Meier
[ Blend Builds Delivering Even Experience Fun Game Genres Great Legacy More New Offering Pirates Players Powerful Still Unmatched]
Well, I have also believed in empowering the individual and believe there is a degree of inertia in big government that hampers the ability to respond to a rapidly evolving crisis. Michael Burgess
[ Ability Also Believe Believed Big Crisis Degree Empowering Evolving Government Individual Inertia Rapidly Respond Well]
It's wherever business rules, business is going to get the politicians they want because they control the money and money controls the power. Rob Walton
[ Because Business Control Controls Get Going Money Politicians Power Rules Want Wherever]
Therefore, I feel convinced that any political picture can be changed to suit the needs of the powers that be. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Any Changed Convinced Feel Needs Picture Political Powers Suit Therefore]
To achieve the mood of a warrior is not a simple matter. It is a revolution. To regard the lion and the water rats and our fellow men as equals is a magnificent act of a warrior's spirit. It takes power to do that. Carlos Castaneda
[ Achieve Act Equals Fellow Lion Magnificent Matter Men Mood Our Power Rats Regard Revolution Simple Spirit Takes Warrior Water]
The second is the structure and source of cults. They have always haunted me, and I wanted to explore the fundamental notion of giving up responsibility to an outside power. Katherine Dunn
[ Always Cults Explore Fundamental Giving Haunted Notion Outside Power Responsibility Second Source Structure Up Wanted]
Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people. John Quincy Adams
[ Any Arbitrary Bud Ever Liberties Maxim Nip Only Power Preserve Shoots Which]
Our single greatest challenge is the ability to move power to markets outside North Dakota. John Hoeven
[ Ability Challenge Dakota Greatest Markets Move North Our Outside Power Single]
The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the people; that... it is their right and duty to be at all times armed. Thomas Jefferson
[ Armed Assert Constitutions Duty Inherent Most Our Power Right States Their Times]
Well, we're trying to patch and fix and put a cast on a broken system here. You can call it what you want, but we'll continue to purchase power in a private market. Gray Davis
[ Broken Call Cast Continue Fix Here Market Patch Power Private Purchase Put System Trying Want Well]
Power acquired by violence is only a usurpation, and lasts only as long as the force of him who commands prevails over that of those who obey. Denis Diderot Power
[ Acquired Commands Force Him Lasts Long Obey Only Over Power Prevails Those Usurpation Violence]
God... a being whose only definition is that he is beyond man's power to conceive. Ayn Rand Faith
[ Being Beyond Conceive Definition God Man Only Power Whose]
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development. Kofi Annan
[ Cornerstones Democracy Development Education Foundation Freedom Human Immense Power Rest Right Sustainable Transform]
If religion cannot restrain evil, it cannot claim effective power for good. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Cannot Claim Effective Evil Good Power Religion Restrain]
The Myth of Male Power dealt much more with the political issues, the legal issues, sexual harassment, date rape, women who kill, and those issues were very much more interfaced with the agendas of feminism. Warren Farrell
[ Agendas Date Dealt Feminism Harassment Issues Kill Legal Male More Much Myth Political Power Sexual Those Very Were Women]
This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power. Joe Biden
[ Arrogance Example Nuclear Option Power Ultimately]
When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses. John F. Kennedy
[ Area Arrogance Cleanses Concern Corrupts Diversity Existence Him His Leads Limitations Man Poetry Power Reminds Richness Toward]
We do have serious energy needs for the country, we are aware that natural gas is especially in demand because of its air quality benefits: 90 percent of new power plants have been natural gas-powered. Gale Norton
[ Air Aware Because Been Benefits Country Demand Energy Especially Gas Gas-Powered Natural Needs New Percent Plants Power Quality Serious]
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands. Plato
[ Become Call Come End Hands Humanity Into Itself Kings Now Philosophers Philosophy Political Power Really Rulers Same States Those Thus Till Troubles Truly Will World]
The way of peace is the way of love. Love is the greatest power on earth. It conquers all things. Peace Pilgrim
[ Conquers Earth Greatest Love Peace Power Things Way]
I come from a generation that suffered school lessons in portacabins and crumbling hospitals. I tell you one thing, for the eighteen years they were in power the Tories did nothing to fix the roof when the sun was shining. Ed Miliband
[ Come Crumbling Did Eighteen Fix Generation Hospitals Lessons Nothing Power Roof School Shining Suffered Sun Tell Thing Tories Were Years]
The Constitution gives the president the power to appoint, upon the advice and consent of a majority of the Senate, and it plainly does not give a minority of senators any right to interfere with that process. John Jay Hooker
[ Advice Any Appoint Consent Constitution Does Give Gives Interfere Majority Minority Plainly Power President Process Right Senate Senators Upon]
Knowledge is power. Francis Bacon Power
[ Knowledge Power]
Toyota was the first to put a commercial fuel cell powered car on the road, and I have no doubt that Toyota will continue to be in the front lines in the development of competitive fuel cell vehicles. Maurice Strong
[ Car Cell Commercial Competitive Continue Development Doubt First Front Fuel Lines Powered Put Road Toyota Vehicles Will]
The phenomenon develops calmly, but it is invisible, unstoppable. One feels, one sees it born and grow steadily; and it is not in one's power to either hasten or slow it down. Leon Foucault
[ Born Calmly Develops Down Either Feels Grow Hasten Invisible Phenomenon Power Sees Slow Steadily Unstoppable]
When I came back to power, Georgia was completely isolated on the international stage. Eduard Shevardnadze
[ Back Came Completely Georgia International Isolated Power Stage]
There are only five things you can do in baseball - run, throw, catch, hit and hit with power. Leo Durocher
[ Baseball Catch Five Hit Only Power Run Things Throw]
I remembered seeing it and it was this metallic turbine and I thought it was beautiful. I had never been in a power plant before, but I felt, without being overly dramatic, compelled to make photographs of this for myself. John Sexton
[ Beautiful Been Before Being Compelled Dramatic Felt Had Make Myself Never Overly Photographs Plant Power Remembered Seeing Thought Turbine Without]
Now that our media companies and it appears are policies are traded for cash, what is there to check the continuing consolidation of power and diminishing of democracy? Joichi Ito
[ Appears Cash Check Companies Consolidation Continuing Democracy Diminishing Media Now Our Policies Power Traded]
The Western musical canon came about not merely by accumulation, but by opposition and subversion, both to the ruling powers on whom composers depended for their livelihoods and to other musics. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Accumulation Both Came Canon Composers Depended Livelihoods Merely Musical Musics Opposition Other Powers Ruling Subversion Their Western Whom]
I hoped the dramatic power of the play would rest on that tension between elegant structure - the underlying plan is that you see the first and last meeting of every couple in the play - and inelegant emotion. Patrick Marber
[ Between Couple Dramatic Elegant Emotion Every First Hoped Last Meeting Plan Play Power Rest See Structure Tension Underlying Would]
Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power. Alfred Lord Tennyson Power
[ Alone Lead Power Self-Control Self-Knowledge Sovereign These Three]
You've got to ask! Asking is, in my opinion, the world's most powerful - and neglected - secret to success and happiness. Percy Ross
[ Ask Asking Got Happiness Most Neglected Opinion Powerful Secret Success World]
The exercise of power is determined by thousands of interactions between the world of the powerful and that of the powerless, all the more so because these worlds are never divided by a sharp line: everyone has a small part of himself in both. Vaclav Havel Leadership
[ Because Between Both Determined Divided Everyone Exercise Himself Interactions Line More Never Part Power Powerful Powerless Sharp Small These Thousands World Worlds]
I don't think there is any franchise more powerful than ours around securing the consumer experience and we will not concede that to anyone including Microsoft. John W. Thompson
[ Any Anyone Around Concede Consumer Experience Franchise Including Microsoft More Ours Powerful Securing Than Think Will]
Blessing is the soveraign act of God, and the power of benediction like the power of God. John Pearson
[ Act Blessing God Power]
If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size? Sydney J. Harris Anger
[ Angry Does Indicate Make Power Size Small Something Thing Your]
We never respect those who amuse us, however we may smile at their comic powers. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Amuse Comic However May Never Powers Respect Smile Their Those Us]
The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it. Roseanne Barr
[ Gives Just Learn Nobody Power Take Thing Women Yet]
Somehow liberals have been unable to acquire from life what conservatives seem to be endowed with at birth: namely, a healthy skepticism of the powers of government agencies to do good. Daniel P. Moynihan
[ Acquire Agencies Been Birth Conservatives Endowed Good Government Healthy Liberals Life Namely Powers Seem Skepticism Somehow Unable]
The equality among all members of the League, which is provided in the statutes giving each state only one vote, cannot of course abolish the actual material inequality of the powers concerned. Hjalmar Branting
[ Abolish Actual Among Cannot Concerned Course Each Equality Giving Inequality League Material Members Only Powers Provided State Statutes Vote Which]
I don't see any kind of mirror of power, male power, that is, as a form of liberation. I don't believe in an eye for an eye. I don't believe this is truly freedom. Sandra Cisneros
[ Any Believe Eye Form Freedom Kind Liberation Male Mirror Power See Truly]
Being a mother gives you an incredible feeling of empowerment, you think if I can go through such pain and that level of sleep and still operate and not be grumpy you can do anything. It can be quite scary, you can't function your brain, forget your vocabulary. Anna Friel
[ Anything Being Brain Empowerment Feeling Forget Function Gives Go Grumpy Incredible Level Mother Operate Pain Quite Scary Sleep Still Such Think Through Vocabulary Your]
The State acquires power... and because of its insatiable lust for power it is incapable of giving up any of it. The State never abdicates. Frank Chodorov
[ Acquires Any Because Giving Incapable Insatiable Lust Never Power State Up]
They are patriotic in time of war because it is to their interest to be so, but in time of peace they follow power and the dollar wherever they may lead. Henry A. Wallace Patriotism
[ Because Dollar Follow Interest Lead May Patriotic Peace Power Their Time War Wherever]
Bureaucracies are inherently antidemocratic. Bureaucrats derive their power from their position in the structure, not from their relations with the people they are supposed to serve. The people are not masters of the bureaucracy, but its clients. Alan Keyes
[ Bureaucracies Bureaucracy Bureaucrats Clients Derive Inherently Masters Position Power Relations Serve Structure Supposed Their]
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't mean doubt of his powers or hesitation in speaking his opinion, but merely an understanding of the relationship of what he can say and what he can do. John Ruskin
[ Doubt First Great Hesitation His Humility Man Mean Merely Opinion Powers Relationship Say Speaking Test Truly Understanding]
Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions. Roger Babson
[ Always Character Conditions Demand Destroyed Good Health Judgement Knowledge Lose May Money Power Property Purchasing Under Will]
The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that. Swami Vivekananda
[ Cannot Creature Error Greatest Miserable Only Power Recognizes Say Says Sin Sinner Weak]
A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent. It has not been the devil's policy to keep the masses of mankind in ignorance; but finding that they will read, he is doing all in his power to poison their books. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Bad Been Book Books Cannot Devil Doing Finding His Ignorance Keep Mankind Masses Poison Policy Power Read Repent Their Will Worse]
Since the governments are in the pockets of businesses, who's going to control this most powerful institution? Business is more powerful than politics, and it's more powerful than religion. So it's going to have to be the vigilante consumer. Anita Roddick
[ Business Businesses Consumer Control Going Governments Institution More Most Pockets Politics Powerful Religion Since Than Vigilante]
It is not enough to show people how to live better: there is a mandate for any group with enormous powers of communication to show people how to be better. Marya Mannes
[ Any Better Communication Enormous Enough Group How Live Mandate Powers Show]
When you live under the power of terror and segregation, you can't ever start a work of art. Jeanne Moreau
[ Art Ever Live Power Segregation Start Terror Under Work]
If you wanted to dissect the structure of living cells, genetic analysis was an extremely powerful method, so my interest turned to that. Joshua Lederberg
[ Analysis Cells Dissect Extremely Genetic Interest Living Method Powerful Structure Turned Wanted]
When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty; because apprehensions may arise, lest the same monarch or senate should enact tyrannical laws, to execute them in a tyrannical manner. Charles de Secondat
[ Apprehensions Arise Because Body Enact Execute Executive Laws Legislative Lest Liberty Magistrates Manner May Monarch Person Powers Same Senate Should Them Tyrannical United]
Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Become Combine Dictionary Evil Good Hands How Innocent Knows Potent Powerless Standing Them Words]
The super power that I would choose would be compassion. Because that's what I think it takes to make it through life-an understanding, a give and take. It saves an awful lot of resentment. Craig T. Nelson
[ Awful Because Choose Compassion Give Lot Make Power Resentment Saves Super Take Takes Think Through Understanding Would]
There is also poetry written to be shouted in a square in front of an enthusiastic crowd. This occurs especially in countries where authoritarian regimes are in power. Eugenio Montale
[ Also Authoritarian Countries Crowd Enthusiastic Especially Front Occurs Poetry Power Regimes Shouted Square Where Written]
The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual. Arthur Henderson Peace
[ Deep-Seated Driving Forces Intellectual Mankind Material Moral Natural Peace Powerful Toward Unity Well]
For some men the power to destroy life becomes the equivalent to the female power to create life. Myriam Miedzian
[ Becomes Create Destroy Equivalent Female Life Men Power Some]
I will interview bigwigs if I get the chance, but you are seldom surprised by people in power - you've got to get awfully damn close to get anything new. Joe Sacco
[ Anything Awfully Chance Close Damn Get Got Interview New Power Seldom Surprised Will]
The idea that you surrender your identity when you relinquish national powers is unhelpful. No, indeed, precisely the opposite is the case: if done in an intelligent way, you attain the sovereignty to better solve national problems in cooperation with others. Ulrich Beck
[ Attain Better Case Cooperation Done Idea Identity Indeed Intelligent National Opposite Others Powers Precisely Problems Relinquish Solve Sovereignty Surrender Unhelpful Way Your]
Certainly Amadeus because it was a very powerful time for me, we filmed it in the Czech Republic at a time of lots of social and political change going on in that part of the world. Jeffrey Jones
[ Amadeus Because Certainly Change Czech Filmed Going Lots Part Political Powerful Republic Social Time Very World]
After so many cases of terror attacks related to Islamic militancy remaining unresolved in the last few years, the government has no moral authority to stay in power. Sheikh Hasina
[ After Attacks Authority Cases Few Government Islamic Last Many Militancy Moral Power Related Remaining Stay Terror Unresolved Years]
The energy released by it is enormous and it becomes quite addictive, the power between the audience and the actor. Fiona Shaw
[ Actor Addictive Audience Becomes Between Energy Enormous Power Quite Released]
The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity. Lewis Mumford
[ Art Biological Chief City Convert Creativity Culture Dead Energy Form Function Into Living Matter Power Reproduction Social Symbols]
Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers. William Wordsworth Power
[ Getting Lay Our Powers Spending Waste]
If God had sufficient wisdom and power to construct such a beautiful world as this, then we must admit that his wisdom and power are immeasurably greater than that of man, and hence he is qualified to reign as king. Orson Pratt
[ Admit Beautiful Construct God Greater Had Hence His Immeasurably King Man Must Power Qualified Reign Such Sufficient Than Then Wisdom World]
If those in charge of our society - politicians, corporate executives, and owners of press and television - can dominate our ideas, they will be secure in their power. They will not need soldiers patrolling the streets. We will control ourselves. Howard Zinn
[ Charge Control Corporate Dominate Executives Ideas Need Our Ourselves Owners Politicians Power Press Secure Society Soldiers Streets Television Their Those Will]
The secularists in Turkey haven't underestimated religion, they just made the mistake of believing they could control it with the power of the army alone. Orhan Pamuk
[ Alone Army Believing Control Could Haven Just Made Mistake Power Religion Turkey Underestimated]
What the power structure is afraid of is that we're going to learn to recognize the truth when we hear it. Daniel Keys Moran
[ Afraid Going Hear Learn Power Recognize Structure Truth]
Men who accomplish great things in the industrial world are the ones who have faith in the money producing power of ideas. Charles Fillmore
[ Accomplish Faith Great Ideas Industrial Men Money Ones Power Producing Things World]
The power of choosing good and evil is within the reach of all. Origen
[ Choosing Evil Good Power Reach Within]
Because parents have power over children. They feel they have to do what their parents say. But the love of money is the root of all evil. And this is a sweet child. And to see him turn like this, this isn't him. This is not him. Michael Jackson
[ Because Child Children Evil Feel Him Love Money Over Parents Power Root Say See Sweet Their Turn]
All children have creative power. Brenda Ueland
[ Children Creative Power]
Only we, the public, can force our representatives to reverse their abdication of the war powers that the Constitution gives exclusively to the Congress. Daniel Ellsberg
[ Congress Constitution Exclusively Force Gives Only Our Powers Public Representatives Reverse Their War]
It is only with burning anger that we can speak of this attack by counter-revolutionary reactionary elements against the capital of our country, against our people's democratic order and the power of the working class. Janos Kadar
[ Against Anger Attack Burning Capital Class Country Democratic Elements Only Order Our Power Reactionary Speak Working]
If I desired to kill the senator why did I not do it? You all admit that I had him in my power. Preston Brooks
[ Admit Desired Did Had Him Kill Power Senator Why]
It is a truism that almost any sect, cult, or religion will legislate its creed into law if it acquires the political power to do so. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Acquires Almost Any Creed Cult Into Law Legislate Political Power Religion Sect Will]
Appetite, craving for food, is a constant and powerful stimulator of the gastric glands. Ivan Pavlov
[ Appetite Constant Craving Food Gastric Glands Powerful]
With my new venture, Club Mom, we want to empower moms to feel their value and also build their collective power to make their lives better and easier. We want to bring them together as a community to share experiences and information. Andrew Shue
[ Also Better Bring Build Club Collective Community Easier Empower Experiences Feel Information Lives Make Mom Moms New Power Share Their Them Together Value Venture Want]
That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living. Charles E. Wilson
[ Daily Employee Fair Goods His Hour Living Logical Maintain Must Power Purchase Purchasing Reasonable Services Terms Work]
But he said Blanket Hill should be a national monument. And so we came out of his chambers feeling, though while we had lost to the powers of darkness, we had at least shown one Federal Judge what the right path would have been. William Kunstler
[ Been Blanket Came Chambers Darkness Federal Feeling Had Hill His Judge Least Lost Monument National Out Path Powers Right Said Should Shown Though While Would]
The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers. Benjamin Banneker
[ Colour Connected Intellectual Mind Powers Skin Strength Way]
I want the municipality to be a helping hand to the man with a desire of sympathy, to help the fallen when it is not in their power to help themselves. John Burns
[ Desire Fallen Hand Help Helping Man Municipality Power Sympathy Their Themselves Want]
Any powerful technology can be abused. K. Eric Drexler
[ Abused Any Powerful Technology]
You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty. Louisa May Alcott
[ Charm Conceit Danger Finest Genius Gifts Good Goodness Great Little Long Many Modesty Much Need Overlooked Parading Power Real Spoils Talent Them Virtues Will]
Politicians have limited power. They can't impose morality on themselves. How can they impose it on the country? Cal Thomas
[ Country How Impose Limited Morality Politicians Power Themselves]
If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind. John Stuart Mill
[ Had Justified Mankind Minus More Opinion Person Power Silencing Than Were Would]
There is something about inside information which seems to paralyse a man's reasoning powers. Bernard Baruch Power
[ Information Inside Man Powers Reasoning Seems Something Which]
Power gravitates to the man who knows how. Orison Swett Marden
[ How Knows Man Power]
But the one thing that has power completely is love, because when a man loves, he seeks no power, and therefore he has power. Alan Paton
[ Because Completely Love Loves Man Power Seeks Therefore Thing]
That's not to say Eddie's never done anything malicious. But he never grabbed power for power's sake. His position was gained only because he has that energy, and that's naturally where he ended up. Stone Gossard
[ Anything Because Done Eddie Ended Energy Gained Grabbed His Malicious Naturally Never Only Position Power Sake Say Up Where]
Another mode of accumulating power arises from lifting a weight and then allowing it to fall. Charles Babbage
[ Accumulating Allowing Another Arises Fall Lifting Mode Power Then Weight]
The ability of writers to imagine what is not the self, to familiarize the strange and mystify the familiar, is the test of their power. Toni Morrison
[ Ability Familiar Familiarize Imagine Mystify Power Self Strange Test Their Writers]
In every community, there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it. Marianne Williamson
[ Community Done Every Heal Heart Nation Power Work Wounds]
In fact when I first got my Apple II the first thing I did was turn it on and off, on and off, just because I had the power to do so, which I'd never had on a computer before. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Because Before Computer Did Fact First Got Had Ii Just Never Off Power Thing Turn Which]
There is no force so powerful as an idea whose time has come. Everett Dirksen Power
[ Come Force Idea Powerful Time Whose]
In a society where the rights and potential of women are constrained, no man can be truly free. He may have power, but he will not have freedom. Mary Robinson
[ Constrained Free Freedom Man May Potential Power Rights Society Truly Where Will Women]
Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money. Donald Trump Power
[ Almost Barred Certain Find Get Hate Him His Holds Love Man Money Much Out Power Sets Trump Wants Women]
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been. Hannah Arendt
[ Appeared Been Commission Contrary Could Crime Crimes Deterrence Emergence Enough Ever First Initial Likely More Once Possessed Power Prevent Punishment Specific Than Time Whatever]
What I fear most is power with impunity. I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse. Isabel Allende
[ Abuse Fear Impunity Most Power]
With all our mastery over the powers of Nature we have adhered to the view that the struggle for existence is a permanent and necessary condition of life. Frederick Soddy
[ Adhered Condition Existence Life Mastery Nature Necessary Our Over Permanent Powers Struggle View]
I have withstood the power of convictions a long time; and therefore I fear I shall be finally left of God. David Brainerd
[ Convictions Fear Finally God Left Long Power Shall Therefore Time]
Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness. Erica Jong Equality
[ Been Exploited Group History Idealized Into Only Powerlessness Women]
A tool is usually more simple than a machine; it is generally used with the hand, whilst a machine is frequently moved by animal or steam power. Charles Babbage
[ Animal Frequently Generally Hand Machine More Moved Power Simple Steam Than Tool Used Usually Whilst]
Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today. Robert McAfee Brown
[ Ideas Into Most Powerful Put Storytelling Today Way World]
Only he deserves power who every day justifies it. Dag Hammarskjold
[ Day Deserves Every Justifies Only Power]
My brother was a great audience, and if he liked the picture, he would laugh and laugh and laugh, and he would want to keep the picture. Making people laugh with an image I had created... what power that was! Lynn Johnston
[ Audience Brother Created Great Had Image Keep Laugh Liked Making Picture Power Want Would]
The real problem is that the way that power is given out in our society pits us against each other. Anita Hill Power
[ Against Each Given Other Our Out Pits Power Problem Real Society Us Way]
It's because it was at a time when women didn't have any power. It was so unusual for a young woman in her 20s to have power that I seized the power but tried not to flaunt it. Marlo Thomas
[ Any Because Her Power Seized Time Tried Unusual Woman Women Young]
People feel powerless and useless in the world. But they can buy something. It can give them a sense of value, of power. Daphne Zuniga
[ Buy Feel Give Power Powerless Sense Something Them Useless Value World]
I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know. Jean Houston
[ Access Accounts Artists Athletes Beings Believe Creativity Energies Exceptional Experience Extraordinary Firmly Greater Harbor Heightened Human Judging Know Life Mystical Performance Powers Than]
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past. Bryant H. McGill
[ Accumulated Conception Education Filling Minds Misconceptions Our Own Past Powers Prepare Rather Reason Should Than Use]
The functions of these elders, therefore, determine the power of the people; for a representative is one chosen by others to do in their name what they are entitled to do in their own persons; or rather to exercise the powers which radically inhere in those for whom they act. Charles Hodge
[ Act Chosen Determine Elders Entitled Exercise Functions Name Others Own Persons Power Powers Radically Rather Representative Their Therefore These Those Which Whom]
One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire. John W. Foster
[ Characteristics Fire Genius Lighting Own Power Strongest]
The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away. Aneurin Bevan Power
[ Able Away Getting Give Power Purpose]
Because of the power of television, I was visible to everybody all over the world. But there are many things in the theater that are more fulfilling and that I look forward to doing more. But really, I love it all: theater, film, television. Charlotte Rae
[ Because Doing Everybody Film Forward Fulfilling Look Love Many More Over Power Really Television Theater Things Visible World]
Only in the last week, South Carolina announced that it is seeking to become the U. S. center for hydrogen fuel cells, and BMW revealed that it will power some of its high-end model cars with hydrogen. Virgil Goode
[ Announced Become Bmw Carolina Cars Cells Center Fuel Hydrogen Last Model Only Power Revealed Seeking Some South Week Will]
A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done. Ralph Nader
[ Achieved Conviction Done Dream Energy Get Inspires Leader Power Vision]
Vision is perhaps our greatest strength... it has kept us alive to the power and continuity of thought through the centuries, it makes us peer into the future and lends shape to the unknown. Li Ka Shing
[ Alive Centuries Continuity Future Greatest Into Kept Lends Makes Our Peer Perhaps Power Shape Strength Thought Through Unknown Us Vision]
Although our inattention can contribute to our lack of total well-being, we also have the power to choose positive behaviors and responses. In that choice we change our every experience of life! Greg Anderson
[ Also Although Behaviors Change Choice Choose Contribute Every Experience Inattention Lack Life Our Positive Power Responses Total Well-Being]
No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear. Edmund Burke
[ Acting Effectually Fear Mind Passion Powers Reasoning Robs]
The power to command has never meant the power to remain mysterious. Ferdinand Foch
[ Command Meant Mysterious Never Power Remain]
I was allowed to ring the bell for five minutes until everyone was in assembly. It was the beginning of power. Jeffrey Archer
[ Allowed Assembly Beginning Bell Everyone Five Minutes Power Ring Until]
You know, this is - one can imagine how life would be different if one body of Congress was controlled by the other party, there would be subpoena power and there would be all - mechanisms to get to the bottom of all sorts of issues of controversy. Michael Isikoff
[ Body Bottom Congress Controlled Controversy Different Get How Imagine Issues Know Life Mechanisms Other Party Power Sorts Would]
I think that certainly my choices empower me. Kyra Sedgwick
[ Certainly Choices Empower Think]
And I hope America will realise, as the only superpower now, it really must use its power in a way that's going to build up the world, and to support the United Nations. George Carey
[ America Build Going Hope Must Nations Now Only Power Realise Really Superpower Support United Up Use Way Will World]
There's no doubt that Mexican men and women full of dignity, willpower and a capacity for work are doing the work that not even blacks want to do in the United States. Vicente Fox
[ Blacks Capacity Dignity Doing Doubt Even Full Men Mexican States United Want Willpower Women Work]
Ayurveda is a sister philosophy to yoga. It is the science of life or longevity and it teaches about the power and the cycles of nature, as well as the elements. Christy Turlington
[ Cycles Elements Life Longevity Nature Philosophy Power Science Sister Teaches Well Yoga]
Today the Western powers and media want to domesticate us like sheep, to keep us tame and domesticated. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Domesticated Keep Media Powers Sheep Tame Today Us Want Western]
Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions. James Madison
[ Duly Excess Faculties His Man Opinions Person Possessions Power Prevails Property Respected Safe Sort Where]
The more ignorant, reckless and thoughtless a doctor is, the higher his reputation soars even amongst powerful princes. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Amongst Doctor Even Higher His Ignorant More Powerful Princes Reckless Reputation Soars Thoughtless]
Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir. Tacitus
[ Always Hate Heir Next Power Supreme Suspect Their Those]
There is fear as to whether Japan, reduced to such a predicament, could ever manage to pay reparations to certain designated Allied Powers without shifting the burden upon the other Allied Powers. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Allied Burden Certain Could Designated Ever Fear Japan Manage Other Pay Powers Predicament Reduced Reparations Shifting Such Upon Whether Without]
If in preaching the gospel you substitute your knowledge of the way of salvation for confidence in the power of the gospel, you hinder people from getting to reality. Oswald Chambers
[ Confidence Getting Gospel Hinder Knowledge Power Preaching Reality Salvation Substitute Way Your]
The animals that depend on instinct have an inherent knowledge of the laws of economics and of how to apply them; Man, with his powers of reason, has reduced economics to the level of a farce which is at once funnier and more tragic than Tobacco Road. James Thurber
[ Animals Apply Depend Economics Farce Funnier His How Inherent Instinct Knowledge Laws Level Man More Once Powers Reason Reduced Road Than Them Tobacco Tragic Which]
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language. Martin Buber
[ Animal Eyes Great Language Power Speak]
No power on earth has a right to take our property from us without our consent. John Jay
[ Consent Earth Our Power Property Right Take Us Without]
Our educational system is appallingly poor right now. Yet, somehow we're turning out some of the most intellectual and powerful sophisticated minds in the world. I think that's because we still have the opportunity here. Malcolm Wallop
[ Because Educational Here Intellectual Minds Most Now Opportunity Our Out Poor Powerful Right Some Somehow Sophisticated Still System Think Turning World Yet]
The English Bible - a book which, if everything else in our language should perish, would alone suffice to show the whole extent of its beauty and power. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Alone Beauty Bible Book Else English Everything Extent Language Our Perish Power Should Show Suffice Which Whole Would]
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]
Woes and wonders of Power, that tonic hell, synthesis of poison and panacea. Emile M. Cioran
[ Hell Panacea Poison Power Synthesis Tonic Woes Wonders]
We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Conquerors Even Lose More Never Occasion Opportunity Powerful Prophets Should Than]
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender. William Booth
[ Greatness His Man Measure Power Surrender]
As we have more women in power, so the plays and the TV dramas are reflecting what's happening. Felicity Kendal
[ Dramas Happening More Plays Power Reflecting Tv Women]
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Conscience Even Expense Fame Few Fruition Gained Health Life Men Objects Partial Pleasure Power Social Their Too Very]
We'll make our voices heard loud and clear on the importance of cost-based power. Maria Cantwell
[ Clear Heard Importance Loud Make Our Power Voices]
There was a power outage at a department store yesterday. Twenty people were trapped on the escalators. Steven Wright
[ Department Power Store Trapped Twenty Were Yesterday]
The good man is he who rules himself as he does his own property: his autonomous being is modelled on material power. Theodor Adorno
[ Autonomous Being Does Good Himself His Man Material Modelled Own Power Property Rules]
History shows that people often do cast their votes for amorphous reasons-the most powerful among them being the need for change. Just ask Bill Clinton. Gwen Ifill
[ Among Ask Being Bill Cast Change Clinton History Just Most Need Often Powerful Shows Their Them Votes]
Then there is the worst part of Christianity, which is awful: power, corruption, manipulation... But then again, these feature are ever present in any organization. Bruce Kent
[ Again Any Awful Christianity Corruption Ever Feature Manipulation Organization Part Power Present Then These Which Worst]
Power is not only what you have but what the enemy thinks you have. Saul Alinsky
[ Enemy Only Power Thinks]
From a writing point of view, you now have teams of screenwriters working with a director. What's lost in the process is the power of that one heart, brain, gut and soul that makes something an original piece of writing. Joe Eszterhas
[ Brain Director Gut Heart Lost Makes Now Original Piece Point Power Process Something Soul Teams View Working Writing]
What we can do for another is the test of powers; what we can suffer is the test of love. Brooke Foss Westcott
[ Another Love Powers Suffer Test]
My power is the ability to control water molecules and form them into ice. Shawn Ashmore
[ Ability Control Form Ice Into Molecules Power Them Water]
Power and violence are opposites; where the one rules absolutely, the other is absent. Violence appears where power is in jeopardy, but left to its own course it ends in power's disappearance. Hannah Arendt
[ Absent Absolutely Appears Course Disappearance Ends Jeopardy Left Opposites Other Own Power Rules Violence Where]
There is a major ingredient missing from our perception of how changes are brought about; that ingredient is power. Paul Wellstone
[ Brought Changes How Ingredient Major Missing Our Perception Power]
The lecturer should give the audience full reason to believe that all his powers have been exerted for their pleasure and instruction. Michael Faraday
[ Audience Been Believe Exerted Full Give His Instruction Lecturer Pleasure Powers Reason Should Their]
Mystical references to society and its programs to help may warm the hearts of the gullible but what it really means is putting more power in the hands of bureaucrats. Thomas Sowell
[ Bureaucrats Gullible Hands Hearts Help May Means More Mystical Power Programs Putting Really References Society Warm]
Habit and routine have an unbelievable power to waste and destroy. Henri de Lubac
[ Destroy Habit Power Routine Unbelievable Waste]
I am now the target of the most powerful man in this country, with an army of aides whose major responsibility today seems to be to attack me and get rid of me. Gerald Walpin
[ Am Army Attack Country Get Major Man Most Now Powerful Responsibility Rid Seems Target Today Whose]
It's the company itself, but most of these mutual fund companies, the guy who runs the company is just a fact totem and the guy who runs the money is the power. But we really don't know who they are. Jim Cramer
[ Companies Company Fact Fund Guy Itself Just Know Money Most Mutual Power Really Runs These Totem]
We should keep silent about those in power; to speak well of them almost implies flattery; to speak ill of them while they are alive is dangerous, and when they are dead is cowardly. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Alive Almost Cowardly Dangerous Dead Flattery Ill Implies Keep Power Should Silent Speak Them Those Well While]
Truth makes many appeals, not the least of which is its power to shock. Jules Renard
[ Appeals Least Makes Many Power Shock Truth Which]
The message that I gave on the - on the steps today was that you need to stand for those things that are right and empower the individual. Believe in the power of one person. Don't believe that you can't do it. Everybody wants - everybody wants a shot. That we can all agree on. Beyond that, it becomes politics. I'm not talking politics. Glenn Beck
[ Agree Becomes Believe Beyond Empower Everybody Gave Individual Message Need Person Politics Power Right Shot Stand Steps Talking Things Those Today Wants]
The two powers which in my opinion constitute a wise man are those of bearing and forbearing. Epictetus
[ Bearing Constitute Man Opinion Powers Those Two Which Wise]
Colonialism is known in its primitive form, that is to say, by the permanent settling of repressive foreign powers, with an army, services, policies. This phase has known cruel colonial occupations which have lasted 300 years in Indonesia. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Army Colonial Colonialism Cruel Foreign Form Indonesia Known Lasted Occupations Permanent Phase Policies Powers Primitive Repressive Say Services Settling Which Years]
I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose. John F. Kennedy
[ America Country Forward Future Great Look Match Military Moral Our Power Purpose Restraint Strength Wealth Which Will Wisdom]
We're living under the illusion that we have the power to determine what to do with it. Mordecai Wyatt Johnson
[ Determine Illusion Living Power Under]
From doing Power Station, it was like, it's the same guys, but it doesn't sound like them. When we were in Duran, the labels and management wanted more Duran stuff so they could sell it. Andy Taylor
[ Could Doing Duran Guys Labels Management More Power Same Sell Sound Station Stuff Them Wanted Were]
The obligation of subjects to the sovereign is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth by which he is able to protect them. Thomas Hobbes
[ Able Last Long Longer Obligation Power Protect Sovereign Subjects Than Them Understood Which]
Power tires only those who do not have it. Giulio Andreotti
[ Only Power Those Tires]
I am getting frustrated by the fact that we have been out of office for eight years. I desperately want to lead the Conservative Party to make quicker progress back into power. Kenneth Clarke
[ Am Back Been Conservative Desperately Eight Fact Frustrated Getting Into Lead Make Office Out Party Power Progress Quicker Want Years]
At the time I belonged to the socialist party, and Hitler came to power. Douglas Sirk
[ Belonged Came Hitler Party Power Socialist Time]
There is a powerful need for people to feel that gust of hope rise up again. Cat Stevens
[ Again Feel Gust Hope Need Powerful Rise Up]
I've spent my career trying to help people without connections understand what's going on so that they have a chance of getting a fair shake from the connected and the powerful. Allan Sloan
[ Career Chance Connected Connections Fair Getting Going Help Powerful Shake Spent Trying Understand Without]
Love commingled with hate is more powerful than love. Or hate. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Hate Love More Powerful Than]
There is a spell in mediaeval Art which has had power to bewitch some people into trying, or wishing to try, or fancying that they wish to try or making believe to fancy that they wish to try, to bring back the Middle Ages. Goldwin Smith
[ Ages Art Back Believe Bring Fancy Fancying Had Into Making Middle Power Some Spell Try Trying Which Wish Wishing]
People who believe they have the power to exercise some measure of control over their lives are healthier, more effective and more successful than those who lack faith in their ability to effect changes in their lives. Albert Bandura
[ Ability Believe Changes Control Effect Effective Exercise Faith Healthier Lack Lives Measure More Over Power Some Successful Than Their Those]
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power. Mary Pickford
[ Cannot Changed Future Past Power Yet Your]
To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Act Belief Enable Entirely Fact Harm Knowledge Likely Liking Make Much Our Possess Power Processes Shape Society Us Which]
New York City is a great monument to the power of money and greed... a race for rent. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ City Great Greed Money Monument New Power Race Rent York]
Today we are in a war against war - music is our power. Michael Franti
[ Against Music Our Power Today War]
Perhaps as good a classification as any of the main types is that of the three lusts distinguished by traditional Christianity - the lust of knowledge, the lust of sensation, and the lust of power. Irving Babbitt
[ Any Christianity Classification Distinguished Good Knowledge Lust Main Perhaps Power Sensation Three Traditional Types]
Knowledge is power. Most of us agree that something has to be done to strengthen Social Security, and I believe it's irresponsible to arbitrarily dismiss any idea, Republican nor Democrat, without giving it a hard look. Conrad Bums
[ Agree Any Arbitrarily Believe Democrat Dismiss Done Giving Hard Idea Irresponsible Knowledge Look Most Nor Power Republican Security Social Something Strengthen Us Without]
I think theater is powerful. The best experiences I had in the theater are more powerful than the best experiences I had in movies. William H. Macy
[ Best Experiences Had More Movies Powerful Than Theater Think]
To be completely stripped bare of any image power or my hair. To step onstage and get the response that I got blew any problems I had about self-image out the door. Melissa Etheridge
[ Any Bare Blew Completely Door Get Got Had Hair Image Onstage Out Power Problems Response Self-Image Step Stripped]
Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Begging Earn Never Power Stand Which]
I like television. I still believe that television is the most powerful form of communication on Earth - I just hate what is being done with it. Alton Brown
[ Being Believe Communication Done Earth Form Hate Just Most Powerful Still Television]
For in 1900 all electromagnetic radiation of longer wavelengths was already known at least to the extent that one could not seek in it the more striking characteristics of X-rays such as, for example, the strong penetrating power. Max von Laue
[ Already Characteristics Could Electromagnetic Example Extent Known Least Longer More Penetrating Power Radiation Seek Striking Strong Such Wavelengths X-Rays]
The European Union, which is not directly responsible to voters, provides an irresistible opportunity for European elites to seize power in order to impose their own vision on a newly socially regimented Europe. Maggie Gallagher
[ Directly Elites Europe European Impose Irresistible Newly Opportunity Order Own Power Provides Responsible Seize Socially Their Union Vision Voters Which]
It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel. Ben Harper
[ Blind Eyes Fall Fill Gospel Hands Hate Heart Lame Leave Legs Love Make Man Mighty Nothing Power Pride Shame Weak Will Your]
In medicine, as in statecraft and propaganda, words are sometimes the most powerful drugs we can use. Sara Murray Jordan
[ Medicine Most Powerful Propaganda Sometimes Statecraft Use Words]
I rise in support of the separation of powers as established by our Founding Fathers in the Constitution. The Constitution clearly delegates the power to deal with criminal matters, like the use of drugs, to the States. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Clearly Constitution Criminal Deal Delegates Established Fathers Founding Matters Our Power Powers Rise Separation States Support Use]
I often say of George Washington that he was one of the few in the whole history of the world who was not carried away by power. Robert Frost
[ Away Carried Few George History Often Power Say Washington Whole World]
That men should live honestly, quietly, and comfortably together, it is needful that they should live under a sense of God's will, and in awe of the divine power, hoping to please God, and fearing to offend Him, by their behaviour respectively. Isaac Barrow
[ Awe Behaviour Comfortably Divine Fearing God Him Honestly Hoping Live Men Needful Offend Please Power Quietly Respectively Sense Should Their Together Under Will]
Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm... that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous. James Prescott Joule
[ Affirm Alone Annihilation Any Believing Belongs Carried Creator Demands Destroy Erroneous Force Necessarily Out Power Theory Which]
It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own. Herbert Hoover
[ Attaining Climbed Dictator Each Every Except Free His Immediately Ladder Own Paradox Power Speech Suppressed]
None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free. Pearl S. Buck
[ Always Been Fascinating Free Freedom Hope None Power Terrible Those Understand]
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power. Honore de Balzac
[ Great Power Such Talent Thing Will Without]
Every addition to true knowledge is an addition to human power. Horace Mann
[ Addition Every Human Knowledge Power True]
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers. William Blake
[ Eye Formed Man Powers Sees Such]
It's a great mistake, I think, to put children off with falsehoods and nonsense, when their growing powers of observation and discrimination excite in them a desire to know about things. Anne Sullivan Parenting
[ Children Desire Discrimination Excite Falsehoods Great Growing Know Mistake Nonsense Observation Off Powers Put Their Them Things Think]
Language exerts hidden power, like the moon on the tides. Rita Mae Brown
[ Exerts Hidden Language Moon Power Tides]
There is no limit to the power of loving. John Morton Love
[ Limit Loving Power]
The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Only Periodical Power Press Second]
Some people even went off to form another band, Power Station. Roger Andrew Taylor
[ Another Band Even Form Off Power Some Station Went]
It is a crime against the State to be powerful enough to commit one. Pierre Corneille
[ Against Commit Crime Enough Powerful State]
Utility is the great idol of the age, to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance. Friedrich Schiller
[ Age Allegiance Great Idol Must Powers Service Swear Talents Utility Which]
Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial. Susie Orbach
[ Fat Powerlessness Saying Self-Denial Way]
And luckily, therefore the good old days return. The traditional art of driving counts again, and it is all about good tactics, skills and reflexes instead of simple power. Jacky Ickx
[ Again Art Counts Days Driving Good Instead Luckily Old Power Reflexes Return Simple Skills Tactics Therefore Traditional]
This position is untenable, and there can be no pause in the agitation for full political power and responsibility until these are granted to all the women of the nation. Florence Kelley
[ Agitation Full Granted Nation Pause Political Position Power Responsibility These Untenable Until Women]
The need to help spread democracy and the ability to do that will be much greater if we break this addiction to oil, which gives the oil princes and sultans the power in the Mideast. Jay Inslee
[ Ability Addiction Break Democracy Gives Greater Help Mideast Much Need Oil Power Princes Spread Which Will]
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power. John Adams
[ According Agent Choice Implies Intellectual Liberty Metaphysics Power Thought]
The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it, the speed of his acceptance. E. B. White
[ Acceptance Adjustment Age Atom His Man New Power Speed Terror Violence]
The whole basis of the Constitution was a restriction of power, and the whole basis of the federalist system was that there was not one sovereign centralized power from which all authority flows. Roy Moore
[ Authority Basis Centralized Constitution Federalist Flows Power Restriction Sovereign System Which Whole]
If Congress does its job in this regard, the residents of Puerto Rico will be empowered to act in their own self-interest and express their future political status aspirations accordingly. Dick Thornburgh
[ Accordingly Act Aspirations Congress Does Empowered Express Future Job Own Political Puerto Regard Residents Rico Self-Interest Status Their Will]
The main peculiarity which distinguishes man from other animals is the means of his support-the power which he possesses of very greatly increasing these means. Thomas Malthus
[ Animals Distinguishes Greatly His Increasing Main Man Means Other Peculiarity Possesses Power These Very Which]
I don't want to hear again from the attorney general or anyone on this floor that this government has shown it can be trusted to use the power we give it with restraint and care. Russ Feingold
[ Again Anyone Attorney Care Floor General Give Government Hear Power Restraint Shown Trusted Use Want]
I was raised in Boston by three older brothers and a very strong and empowering single mom. Eliza Dushku
[ Boston Brothers Empowering Mom Older Raised Single Strong Three Very]
The national will is the supreme law of the Republic, and on all subjects within the limits of his constitutional powers should be faithfully obeyed by the public servant. Martin Van Buren
[ Constitutional Faithfully His Law Limits National Obeyed Powers Public Republic Servant Should Subjects Supreme Will Within]
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go through with. Marcus Aurelius
[ Any Go Happens His Nothing Person Power Through]
Appreciate the power of rumor, often malicious, no matter how preposterous, within the local populations you are seeking to help. Alvin Adams
[ Appreciate Help How Local Malicious Matter Often Populations Power Preposterous Rumor Seeking Within]
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. Kofi Annan
[ Education Every Family Information Knowledge Liberating Power Premise Progress Society]
Developments in information technology and globalised media mean that the most powerful military in the history of the world can lose a war, not on the battlefield of dust and blood, but on the battlefield of world opinion. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Battlefield Blood Developments Dust History Information Lose Mean Media Military Most Opinion Powerful Technology War World]
I'm in the civil discourse business. I think it takes all kinds. And more power to everybody. Jim Lehrer
[ Business Civil Discourse Everybody Kinds More Power Takes Think]
But again, you know, the views that we've expressed are transferring power back from the federal government to the states, giving Alaska an incredible opportunity to expand its economy, especially at a time when our federal government is coming close to bankruptcy.So that is a broad-based appeal. It's not an extreme view. Joe Miller
[ Again Alaska Appeal Back Bankruptcy Close Coming Economy Especially Expand Expressed Extreme Federal Giving Government Incredible Know Opportunity Our Power States Time Transferring View Views]
Now that judges embrace forcibly starving someone to death, Congress should use its appropriation power to starve the judicial budget. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Appropriation Budget Congress Death Embrace Forcibly Judges Judicial Now Power Should Someone Starve Starving Use]
Given Ivan's size and power, we must remain vigilant. Mike Rogers
[ Given Ivan Must Power Remain Size Vigilant]
To say, 'well done' to any bit of good work is to take hold of the powers which have made the effort and strengthen them beyond our knowledge. Phillips Brooks
[ Any Beyond Bit Done Effort Good Hold Knowledge Made Our Powers Say Strengthen Take Them Well Which Work]
That said, I should also add that I learned a great deal from being allowed in these privileged circles and am grateful for the opportunity to have worked closely with some of the most powerful and successful people in the business including Steven Spielberg and Ted Turner. Douglas Wood
[ Add Allowed Also Am Being Business Circles Closely Deal Grateful Great Including Learned Most Opportunity Powerful Privileged Said Should Some Spielberg Steven Successful Ted These Turner Worked]
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]
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. Bill Gates
[ Ahead Century Empower Into Leaders Look Next Others Those Will]
Music conveys moods and images. Even in opera, where plots deal with the structure of destiny, it's music, not words, that provides power. Marcel Marceau
[ Conveys Deal Destiny Even Images Moods Music Opera Plots Power Provides Structure Where Words]
Jewish persecution is a historical memory of the present generation and people fear it in the present day, and that's why those references are so much more powerful. I just understand that better now. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Better Day Fear Generation Historical Jewish Just Memory More Much Now Persecution Powerful Present References Those Understand Why]
It is high time to compel man by the might of right to give woman her political, legal and social rights. She will find her own sphere in accordance with her capacities, powers and tastes; and yet she will be woman still. Ernestine Rose
[ Accordance Capacities Compel Find Give Her High Legal Man Might Own Political Powers Right Rights She Social Sphere Still Tastes Time Will Woman Yet]
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]
Individual investors have become far more powerful than anyone gives them credit for. Today, 85 million Americans invest in stocks. Collectively, that kind of buying and selling power can move markets. Maria Bartiromo
[ Americans Anyone Become Buying Collectively Credit Far Gives Individual Invest Investors Kind Markets Million More Move Power Powerful Selling Stocks Than Them Today]
In the final phase of cocaine intoxication, when suicide is likely, the victim cannot save himself by an effort of will. He has lost the power. Carroll O'Connor
[ Cannot Effort Final Himself Intoxication Likely Lost Phase Power Save Suicide Victim Will]
One of the satisfactions of a genius is his will-power and obstinacy. Man Ray
[ Genius His Obstinacy Satisfactions]
I think there's a supreme power behind the whole thing, an intelligence. Look at all of the instincts of nature, both animals and plants, the very ingenious ways they survive. If you cut yourself, you don't have to think about it. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Animals Behind Both Cut Ingenious Instincts Intelligence Look Nature Plants Power Supreme Survive Thing Think Very Ways Whole Yourself]
The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter and the poet. Horace
[ Always Anything Been Conceded Daring Fancy Painter Poet Power Suggest Their]
To be sure, the response of faith to revelation, which God grants to the creature he chooses and moves with his love, occurs in such a way that it is truly the creature that provides the response, with its own nature and its natural powers of love. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Chooses Creature Faith God Grants His Love Moves Natural Nature Occurs Own Powers Provides Response Revelation Such Sure Truly Way Which]
As our federal government has grown too large and too powerful, the real loss has been the freedom of people to govern their own lives and participate fully in the American dream. Steve Forbes
[ American Been Dream Federal Freedom Fully Govern Government Grown Large Lives Loss Our Own Participate Powerful Real Their Too]
The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose. J. Martin Kohe
[ Choose Greatest Person Possesses Power]
In a market economy, however, the individual has some possibility of escaping from the power of the state. Peter L. Berger
[ Economy Escaping However Individual Market Possibility Power Some State]
If you feel rooted in your home and family, if you're active in your community, there's nothing more empowering. The best way to make a difference in the world is to start by making a difference in your own life. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Active Best Community Difference Empowering Family Feel Home Life Make Making More Nothing Own Rooted Start Way World Your]
But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing. Bryan Ferry Music
[ Get Music Powerful Thing Together Very Words]
Consumers have not been told effectively enough that they have huge power and that purchasing and shopping involve a moral choice. Anita Roddick
[ Been Choice Consumers Effectively Enough Huge Involve Moral Power Purchasing Shopping Told]
IT is mere coincidence that Cooper was born in the year which produced The Power of Sympathy and that when he died Uncle Tom's Cabin was passing through its serial stage, and yet the limits of his life mark almost exactly the first great period of American fiction. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Almost American Born Cabin Coincidence Cooper Died Exactly Fiction First Great His Life Limits Mark Mere Passing Period Power Produced Serial Stage Sympathy Through Tom Uncle Which Year Yet]
Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people. Jean de La Fontaine
[ Abuse Also Animated Anyone Entrusted Love Matter Power Prince Truth Virtue Whether Will]
FIFA's goal of making the world a better place through football cannot be achieved through our efforts alone - equally important is the power which every fan of the beautiful game has at their disposal. Sepp Blatter
[ Achieved Alone Beautiful Better Cannot Disposal Efforts Equally Every Fan Fifa Football Game Goal Important Making Our Place Power Their Through Which World]
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot of yourselves, without revelation, admit the existence within you of anything but a power unknown to you of feeling and thinking. Voltaire
[ Admit Anything Call Cannot Existence Feeling Idea Power Revelation Soul Then Thinking Unknown Within Without Your Yourselves]
The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself. Blaine Lee Business
[ Exercises Himself Honor Inside Leader Out Power Starting Will Work]
Capitalism works better from every perspective when the economic decision makers are forced to share power with those who will be affected by those decisions. Barney Frank Power
[ Affected Better Capitalism Decision Decisions Economic Every Forced Makers Perspective Power Share Those Will Works]
Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. Bertrand Russell
[ Admiration Aeroplanes Age Dams Ideology Machine Part Power Proletariat Stations]
A word after a word after a word is power. Margaret Atwood
[ After Power Word]
My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. Vin Diesel
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
We in the majority have worked hard to empower people to create opportunities, to make jobs, to do things that turn America into a place where people can achieve their dreams. Robin Hayes
[ Achieve America Create Dreams Empower Hard Into Jobs Majority Make Opportunities Place Their Things Turn Where Worked]
I grew up in Texas, but that was 20 years ago. Last year, in Fort Worth, they had hail the size of softballs. We're seeing more and more powerful storms, of all types, almost on a biblical level. Bill Paxton
[ Ago Almost Biblical Fort Grew Had Hail Last Level More Powerful Seeing Size Storms Texas Types Up Worth Year Years]
At fifteen one is first beginning to realize that everything isn't money and power in this world, and is casting about for joys that do not turn to dross in one's hands. Robert Benchley
[ Beginning Casting Dross Everything Fifteen First Hands Joys Money Power Realize Turn World]
A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool. Michael Bergin Dad
[ Disappointment Father Powerful Tool Very]
Addressing global resentment cannot be put off. If we do not learn to use our predominant power with great restraint, we will antagonize the world. Lee H. Hamilton
[ Addressing Antagonize Cannot Global Great Learn Off Our Power Predominant Put Resentment Restraint Use Will World]
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. Marcus Aurelius
[ Events Find Mind Outside Over Power Realize Strength Will Your]
Racial discrimination, South Africa's economic power, its oppression and exploitation of all the black peoples, are part and parcel of the same thing. Oliver Tambo
[ Africa Black Discrimination Economic Exploitation Oppression Parcel Part Peoples Power Racial Same South Thing]
To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective. Liz Smith
[ Deny Effective Hope Need Power Want]
He is a great simpleton who imagines that the chief power of wealth is to supply wants. In ninety-nine cases out of a hundred it creates more wants than it supplies. William Wirt
[ Cases Chief Creates Great Hundred Imagines More Ninety-Nine Out Power Supplies Supply Than Wants Wealth]
For the first time in our history, ideology and theology hold a monopoly of power in Washington. Bill Moyers
[ First History Hold Ideology Monopoly Our Power Theology Time Washington]
If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy. Thomas Aquinas
[ Convicted Death Even Heresy More Much Power Put Putting Reason Secular]
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself. Her cares are over, and she feels that she may exert all her powers of pleasing without suspicion. All is safe with a lady engaged; no harm can be done. Jane Austen
[ Agreeable Always Cares Done Engaged Exert Feels Harm Her Herself Lady May More Over Pleasing Powers Safe Satisfied She Suspicion Than Without Woman]
In order every one in our homeland learns principles of democracy and the peaceful transition of power, and in order to stabilize and develop multiple choices in democratic practice. Ali A. Saleh
[ Choices Democracy Democratic Develop Every Homeland Learns Multiple Order Our Peaceful Power Practice Principles Stabilize Transition]
Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it. Milton Friedman
[ Concentrated Create Good Harmless Intentions Power Rendered Those]
Major North has had for years complete power over these Indians and can do more with them than any man living. Buffalo Bill
[ Any Complete Had Indians Living Major Man More North Over Power Than Them These Years]
I think an Edwards-Kerry ticket would be powerful. John Edwards
[ Powerful Think Ticket Would]
We are all, in a sense, experts on secrecy. From earliest childhood we feel its mystery and attraction. We know both the power it confers and the burden it imposes. We learn how it can delight, give breathing space and protect. Sissela Bok
[ Attraction Both Breathing Burden Childhood Confers Delight Earliest Experts Feel Give How Imposes Know Learn Mystery Power Protect Secrecy Sense Space]
I have the same sense of the power and virtue of knowledge that some people get from a religious background. Walter Gilbert
[ Background Get Knowledge Power Religious Same Sense Some Virtue]
I believe we must seek God's will, never presuming to identify it with our own program or power. David E. Price
[ Believe God Identify Must Never Our Own Power Presuming Program Seek Will]
It was an argument of rare power and eloquence. William Henry Moody
[ Argument Eloquence Power Rare]
There must be room for the imagination to exercise its powers; we must conceive and apprehend a thousand things which we do not actually witness. William Godwin
[ Actually Apprehend Conceive Exercise Imagination Must Powers Room Things Thousand Which Witness]
Power and position often make a man trifle with the truth. George A. Smith Power
[ Make Man Often Position Power Trifle Truth]
There is a power in public opinion in this country - and I thank God for it: for it is the most honest and best of all powers - which will not tolerate an incompetent or unworthy man to hold in his weak or wicked hands the lives and fortunes of his fellow-citizens. Martin Van Buren
[ Best Country Fortunes God Hands His Hold Honest Incompetent Lives Man Most Opinion Power Powers Public Thank Tolerate Unworthy Weak Which Wicked Will]
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]
Prayer is commission. Out of the quietness with God, power is generated that turns the spiritual machinery of the world. When you pray, you begin to feel the sense of being sent, that the divine compulsion is upon you. E. Stanley Jones
[ Begin Being Commission Compulsion Divine Feel Generated God Machinery Out Power Pray Prayer Quietness Sense Sent Spiritual Turns Upon World]
The actor is too prone to exaggerate his powers; he wants to play Hamlet when his appearance is more suitable to King Lear. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Actor Appearance Exaggerate Hamlet His King Lear More Play Powers Prone Suitable Too Wants]
How shall I be able to rule over others, that have not full power and command of myself? Francois Rabelais
[ Able Command Full How Myself Others Over Power Rule Shall]
Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God's best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of one's self, and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another. Thomas Hughes
[ Above Another Appreciating Best Blessed Friends Gift Gifts God Going Involves Loving Making Many Noble Out Power Self Things Whatever]
The widespread diffusion of nuclear weapons would make many nations able, and in some cases also create the pressure, to aggravate an on-going crisis, or even touch off a war between two other powers for purposes of their own. Herman Kahn
[ Able Aggravate Also Between Cases Create Crisis Diffusion Even Make Many Nations Nuclear Off Other Own Powers Pressure Purposes Some Their Touch Two War Weapons Widespread Would]
I have come slowly into possession of such powers as I have. I receive the opinions of my day. I do not conceive them. But I receive them into a vivid mind. Woodrow Wilson
[ Come Conceive Day Into Mind Opinions Possession Powers Receive Slowly Such Them Vivid]
We all have an equal interest in stability and security throughout Europe. The years the OSCE has existed, and particularly this year, have given rise to great expectations and at the same time to powerful disappointments. Boris Yeltsin
[ Disappointments Equal Europe Existed Expectations Given Great Interest Particularly Powerful Rise Same Security Stability Throughout Time Year Years]
Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later. Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.
[ Adding Late Later Makes Manpower Project Software]
The Lord God, the creator of Judaism and the God of Judaism and Christianity, empowered our minds and gave us the ability to question. Michael Novak
[ Ability Christianity Creator Empowered Gave God Judaism Lord Minds Our Question Us]
When a guy can make fun of you, thats attractive. Who knew that teasing could have so much power over women! Rachel Bilson
[ Attractive Could Fun Guy Knew Make Much Over Power Thats Women]
Baseball presents a living heritage, a game poised between the powerful undertow of seasons past and the hope of next day, next week, next year. John Thorn
[ Baseball Between Day Game Heritage Hope Living Next Past Poised Powerful Presents Seasons Undertow Week Year]
In a democracy there is a centralization of governmental power in a simple majority. Robert Welch
[ Centralization Democracy Governmental Majority Power Simple]
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is assured. Stendhal
[ Assured Court Eternal Men Paying Power Ruin Think Your]
I've been spoiled by this project. I was given the script and went in to read, realizing that this was a powerful story and one that wasn't told very often. Wentworth Miller
[ Been Given Often Powerful Project Read Realizing Script Spoiled Story Told Very Went]
Poetry is a natural energy resource of our country.It has no energy crisis, possessing a potential that will last as long as the country. Its power is equal to that of any country in the world. Richard Eberhart
[ Any Country Crisis Energy Equal Last Long Natural Our Poetry Possessing Potential Power Resource Will World]
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Ambition High However Human Never Passion Powerful Reach Satisfied]
I love the idea of a woman being able to discover the idea of power this way, on such a scale. And I don't know about that, what it means - well, I guess I'd better, or my part's in trouble. Mary McDonnell
[ Able Being Better Discover Guess Idea Know Love Means Part Power Scale Such Trouble Way Well Woman]
When we tune in to an especially human way of viewing the landscape powerfully, it resonates with an audience. Galen Rowell
[ Audience Especially Human Landscape Powerfully Resonates Tune Viewing Way]
Without the power of the Industrial Union behind it, Democracy can only enter the State as the victim enters the gullet of the Serpent. James Connolly
[ Behind Democracy Enter Enters Industrial Only Power Serpent State Union Victim Without]
Sir, I am no sycophant or worshipper of power anywhere. Benjamin F. Wade Power
[ Am Anywhere Power Sir Worshipper]
Transferring our sovereignty and decisionmaking power to the WTO, to the United Nations, or any other international body is not in the long-term interests of our people. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Any Body Interests International Long-Term Nations Other Our Power Sovereignty Transferring United Wto]
Under the doctrine of separation of powers, the manner in which the president personally exercises his assigned executive powers is not subject to questioning by another branch of government. Richard M. Nixon
[ Another Assigned Branch Doctrine Executive Exercises Government His Manner Personally Powers President Questioning Separation Subject Under Which]
In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary) is a power over his will. Alexander Hamilton
[ Found His Main Man Over Power Salary Support Will]
The power I exert on the court depends on the power of my arguments, not on my gender. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Arguments Court Depends Exert Gender Power]
I love the fame and the money and the power. You have to keep working to have that. Steve Guttenberg
[ Fame Keep Love Money Power Working]
If a person studies too much and exhausts his reflective powers, he will be confused, and will not be able to apprehend even that which had been within the power of his apprehension. For the powers of the body are all alike in this respect. Maimonides
[ Able Alike Apprehend Apprehension Been Body Confused Even Exhausts Had His Much Person Power Powers Reflective Respect Studies Too Which Will Within]
Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success; for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles. Samuel Smiles
[ Companion Gift Him Hope Hopes Miracles Mother Power Success Within]
My office has been one of the most scrupulous in the country with regard to the protection of individual rights. I've been on record for years in law journals and books as championing the rights of the individual against the oppressive power of the state. Jim Garrison
[ Against Been Books Country Individual Journals Law Most Office Oppressive Power Protection Record Regard Rights Scrupulous State Years]
The man who has sufficient power over himself to wait until his nature has recovered its even balance is the truly wise man, but such beings are seldom met with. Giacomo Casanova
[ Balance Beings Even Himself His Man Met Nature Over Power Recovered Seldom Such Sufficient Truly Until Wait Wise]
There is nothing anyone can do anyway. The public has no power. The government knows I'm not a criminal. The parole board knows I'm not a criminal. The judge knows I'm not a criminal. Jack Kevorkian
[ Anyone Anyway Board Criminal Government Judge Knows Nothing Parole Power Public]
The most disastrous phenomenon of the current situation is the factor that imperialism is employing for its own ends all the powers of the proletariat, all of its institutions and weapons, which its fighting vanguard has created for its war of liberation. Clara Zetkin
[ Created Current Disastrous Employing Ends Factor Fighting Imperialism Institutions Liberation Most Own Phenomenon Powers Proletariat Situation Vanguard War Weapons Which]
The bourgeois takes economic power very seriously, and often worships it. Nicolai A. Berdyaev
[ Bourgeois Economic Often Power Seriously Takes Very Worships]
The struggle for existence holds as much in the intellectual as in the physical world. A theory is a species of thinking, and its right to exist is coextensive with its power of resisting extinction by its rivals. Thomas Huxley
[ Exist Existence Extinction Holds Intellectual Much Physical Power Resisting Right Rivals Species Struggle Theory Thinking World]
I would love to do something like Austin Powers to show off my comic timing. Uma Thurman
[ Austin Comic Love Off Powers Show Something Timing Would]
Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ According Desires Duty Our Powers Useful]
For also knowledge itself is power. Francis Bacon
[ Also Itself Knowledge Power]
The reason that I keep writing is that all my most powerful messages about the fates of wild places that I care about need to have words as well as images. Galen Rowell
[ Care Fates Images Keep Messages Most Need Places Powerful Reason Well Wild Words Writing]
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power. Jacob Bronowski
[ Corruption Immune Infection Politics Power Science]
There is also a perfection of degrees, by which a person performs all the commands of God, with the full exertion of all his powers, without the least defect. This is what the law of God requires, but what the saints cannot attain to in this life. Charles Buck
[ Also Attain Cannot Commands Defect Degrees Exertion Full God His Law Least Life Perfection Performs Person Powers Requires Saints Which Without]
Che came in 1963, shortly after I had come to power. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ After Came Che Come Had Power Shortly]
In the twilight, it was a vision of power. Upton Sinclair
[ Power Twilight Vision]
Many women have more power than they recognize, and they're very hesitant to use it, for they fear they won't be loved. Patricia Schroeder
[ Fear Hesitant Loved Many More Power Recognize Than Use Very Women Won]
All in all, the League of Nations is not inevitably bound, as some maintain from time to time, to degenerate into an impotent appendage of first one, then another of the competing great powers. Hjalmar Branting
[ Another Appendage Bound Competing Degenerate First Great Impotent Inevitably Into League Maintain Nations Powers Some Then Time]
The thing you fear most has no power. Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free. Oprah Winfrey
[ Facing Fear Free Most Power Really Set Thing Truth Will Your]
But whether the Constitution really be one thing, or another, this much is certain - that it has either authorized such a government as we have had, or has been powerless to prevent it. In either case, it is unfit to exist. Lysander Spooner
[ Another Authorized Been Case Certain Constitution Either Exist Government Had Much Powerless Prevent Really Such Thing Unfit Whether]
Religion is never the problem; it's the people who use it to gain power. Julian Casablancas
[ Gain Never Power Problem Religion Use]
There never has been a time in our history when work was so abundant or when wages were as high, whether measured by the currency in which they are paid or by their power to supply the necessaries and comforts of life. Benjamin Harrison
[ Abundant Been Comforts Currency High History Life Measured Necessaries Never Our Paid Power Supply Their Time Wages Were Whether Which Work]
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]
I had watched for many years and seen how a few rich families held much of Argentina's wealth and power in their hands. So Peron and the government brought in an eight hour working day , sickness pay and fair wages to give poor workers a fair go . Evita Peron
[ Argentina Brought Day Eight Fair Families Few Give Go Government Had Hands Held Hour How Many Much Pay Peron Poor Power Rich Seen Sickness Their Wages Watched Wealth Workers Working Years]
The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing. Herodotus
[ Insight Into Man Much Nothing Over Pain Power Suffer Worst]
The more we deny that we have a dark side, the more power it has over us. Sheryl Lee
[ Dark Deny More Over Power Side Us]
Man is a living duty, a depository of powers that he must not leave in a brute state. Man is a wing. Jose Marti
[ Brute Depository Duty Leave Living Man Must Powers State Wing]
The scum of the People are most Tyrannical when they get the Power, and treat their Betters with the greatest Insolence. Mary Astell
[ Get Greatest Insolence Most Power Scum Their Treat Tyrannical]
The world is too much with us; late and soon, getting and spending, we lay waste our powers: Little we see in Nature that is ours. William Wordsworth
[ Getting Late Lay Little Much Nature Our Ours Powers See Soon Spending Too Us Waste World]
These men ask for just the same thing, fairness, and fairness only. This, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have. Abraham Lincoln Equality
[ Ask Fairness Far Just Men Only Others Power Same Shall These Thing]
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness. George Washington
[ Abused Arbitrary Easily Established Liberty Licentiousness Most Power Ruins]
The government's objective, broadly expressed, is that all persons, whatever their level of ability, whether they live in town or country, have a right as citizens to a free education of the kind for which they are best fitted and to the fullest extent of their powers. Peter Fraser
[ Ability Best Broadly Citizens Country Education Expressed Extent Fitted Free Fullest Government Kind Level Live Objective Persons Powers Right Their Town Whatever Whether Which]
You can't trust anybody with power. Newt Gingrich Trust
[ Anybody Power Trust]
Sometimes I think the world is divided into those who have a comfortable relationship with power and those who have a naturally adversarial relationship with power. Arundhati Roy
[ Adversarial Comfortable Divided Into Naturally Power Relationship Sometimes Think Those World]
I'm aware of the mystery around us, so I write about coincidences, premonitions, emotions, dreams, the power of nature, magic. Isabel Allende
[ Around Aware Coincidences Dreams Emotions Magic Mystery Nature Power Us Write]
But with carefully chosen keyboard macros to activate it, Mass Copy is quick, convenient, and powerful. Most users who have mastered it depend heavily on it. That certainly includes me. Robert Patterson
[ Activate Carefully Certainly Chosen Convenient Copy Depend Heavily Includes Keyboard Mass Mastered Most Powerful Quick Users]
If the militarily most powerful - and least threatened - states need nuclear weapons for their security, how can one deny such security to countries that are truly insecure? The present nuclear policy is a recipe for proliferation. It is a policy for disaster. Joseph Rotblat
[ Countries Deny Disaster How Insecure Least Militarily Most Need Nuclear Policy Powerful Present Proliferation Recipe Security States Such Their Threatened Truly Weapons]
Even though mother's issues are not front page news, they touch us all personally, some more than others, and I believe passionately in the power of grassroots engagement. Joan Blades
[ Believe Engagement Even Front Grassroots Issues More Mother News Others Page Passionately Personally Power Some Than Though Touch Us]
If the technical innovations of the Impressionists led merely to a more accurate representation of nature, it was perhaps of not much value in enlarging their powers of expression. Edward Hopper
[ Accurate Enlarging Expression Impressionists Innovations Led Merely More Much Nature Perhaps Powers Representation Technical Their Value]
The only people who attain power are those who crave it. Erich Kastner
[ Attain Crave Only Power Those]
We tend to look through language and not realize how much power language has. Deborah Tannen
[ How Language Look Much Power Realize Tend Through]
The one effective method of defending one's own territory from an offensive by air is to destroy the enemy's air power with the greatest possible speed. Giulio Douhet
[ Air Defending Destroy Effective Enemy Greatest Method Offensive Own Possible Power Speed Territory]
It is within your power at this very moment not only to consumate an act of enlightened statesmanship, but, as the instrument of the Almighty, to restore to freedom a race of men. Robert Dale Owen
[ Act Almighty Enlightened Freedom Instrument Men Moment Only Power Race Restore Statesmanship Very Within Your]
The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti. Jean-Bertrand Aristide
[ Attain Black Blood Cannot Colombia Die Emerge Empower First Forefathers Haiti Helped Independence Independent Inspired Led Liberty Must Nation Once Our Rebuild Shed Solidarity Spirit States Their Today United Us Venezuela Wi]
In days of doubt, in days of dreary musings on my country's fate, you alone are my comfort and support, oh great, powerful, righteous, and free Russian language! Ivan Turgenev
[ Alone Comfort Country Days Doubt Dreary Fate Free Great Language Musings Oh Powerful Righteous Russian Support]
People were already beginning to forget, what horrible suffering the war had brought them. I did not want to cause fear and panic, but to let people know how dreadful war is and so to stimulate people's powers of resistance. Otto Dix
[ Already Beginning Brought Cause Did Dreadful Fear Forget Had Horrible How Know Panic Powers Resistance Stimulate Suffering Them Want War Were]
I welcome him like I welcome cold sores. He's from England, he's angry and he's got Mad Power Disease. Paula Abdul
[ Angry Cold Disease England Got Him Mad Power Sores Welcome]
I am the guardian of power, not its owner. Vicente Fox
[ Am Guardian Owner Power]
In Europe, it appears that in the name of democracy, elites are pursuing an autocratic, centralized power, seeking economic control and social regimentation. Maggie Gallagher
[ Appears Autocratic Centralized Control Democracy Economic Elites Europe Name Power Pursuing Seeking Social]
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. Lord Acton
[ Concentration Control Few Frequently Gangsters Get Hands History Men Mentality Power Proven Remember Too Where]
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart. Friedrich Schiller
[ Dictate Emperor Heart Power]
There were two mentalities, and both mentalities had to change. There was what I called the Afrikaner mind set of the Unionist politicians, which was holding all power in their own hands, and discriminating, and their objective was to protect their identity. John Hume
[ Both Called Change Discriminating Had Hands Holding Identity Mind Objective Own Politicians Power Protect Set Their Two Unionist Were Which]
I've been told that I have a lot of energy. The secret is that I use renewable resources. Some days I'm solar powered. Some days I'm wind powered. And some people in this room might think I'm hybrid gas-powered. You'll just have to guess which it is today. Bill Richardson
[ Been Days Energy Gas-Powered Guess Hybrid Just Lot Might Powered Renewable Resources Room Secret Solar Some Think Today Told Use Which Wind]
No matter what has happened, you too have the power to enjoy yourself. Allen Klein Power
[ Enjoy Happened Matter Power Too Yourself]
Red is one of the strongest colors, it's blood, it has a power with the eye. That's why traffic lights are red I guess, and stop signs as well... In fact I use red in all of my paintings. Keith Haring
[ Blood Colors Eye Fact Guess Lights Paintings Power Red Signs Stop Strongest Traffic Use Well Why]
If absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure? Harry Shearer
[ Absolute Absolutely Corrupts Does Make Power Powerlessness Pure]
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world. Orison Swett Marden
[ Alone Ambition Bury Destroys Else Habit Lean Leaning Never Nothing Original Others Power Somebody Stand Strong Upon Will World Your]
Thus, the forces and value systems that are most threatened by this shift are becoming the most coherent and are rising to the top as minority or plurality powers. But they do not represent either the shift, the change, or the future. Paul Hawken
[ Becoming Change Coherent Either Forces Future Minority Most Plurality Powers Represent Rising Shift Systems Threatened Thus Top Value]
I can make a scene that's not supposed to be sexy, very sexy. It's a power you're born with. It's not a physical thing, it comes from inside. It's all in the eyes. Tara Reid
[ Born Comes Eyes Inside Make Physical Power Scene Sexy Supposed Thing Very]
In our Constitution governmental power is divided among three separate branches of the national government, three separate branches of State governments, and the peoples of the several States. Robert Welch
[ Among Branches Constitution Divided Government Governmental Governments National Our Peoples Power Separate Several State States Three]
War on terrorism defines the central preoccupation of the United States in the world today, and it does reflect in my view a rather narrow and extremist vision of foreign policy of the world's first superpower, of a great democracy, with genuinely idealistic traditions. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Central Defines Democracy Does Extremist First Foreign Genuinely Great Idealistic Narrow Policy Preoccupation Rather Reflect States Superpower Terrorism Today Traditions United View Vision War World]
You all know how powerful and varied are the effects of which steam engines are capable; with them has really begun the great development of industry which has characterised our century before all others. Hermann von Helmholtz
[ Before Begun Capable Century Characterised Development Effects Engines Great How Industry Know Others Our Powerful Really Steam Them Varied Which]
People have the power to redeem the work of fools. Patti Smith
[ Fools Power Redeem Work]
The civilized world needs to think about a decision when single politicians are not allowed to stay in power. Vladimir Zhirinovsky
[ Allowed Civilized Decision Needs Politicians Power Single Stay Think World]
God works powerfully, but for the most part gently and gradually. John Newton
[ Gently God Gradually Most Part Powerfully Works]
The House of Lords, an illusion to which I have never been able to subscribe - responsibility without power, the prerogative of the eunuch throughout the ages. Tom Stoppard
[ Able Ages Been Eunuch House Illusion Lords Never Power Prerogative Responsibility Subscribe Throughout Which Without]
There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Fear Laws Nation Obeys Passion Powerful Principals Reason]
We all know here that the law is the most powerful of schools for the imagination. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets the truth. Jean Giraudoux
[ Ever Freely Here Imagination Interpreted Interprets Know Law Lawyer Most Nature Poet Powerful Schools Truth]
We are in a position of financial and social power, and we could be agents of change in our society. Without pretension, I believe we could be a nice little gardener who takes care of the garden, and hopefully our neighbor will do the same. Then, maybe we'll achieve a better world. Guy Laliberte
[ Achieve Agents Believe Better Care Change Could Financial Garden Gardener Hopefully Little Maybe Neighbor Nice Our Position Power Pretension Same Social Society Takes Then Will Without World]
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Forbid Lacks Never Power Prevent Should]
In order for a society to survive, it must generate a sufficient level of physical production both to meet its current needs, and to produce a surplus for upgrading its productive powers. Robert Trout
[ Both Current Generate Level Meet Must Needs Order Physical Powers Produce Production Productive Society Sufficient Surplus Survive Upgrading]
Today, nuclear power provides 20 percent of power in the United States. Michael Burgess
[ Nuclear Percent Power Provides States Today United]
The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot exist without mutual help. All therefore that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow-men; and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt. Walter Scott
[ Aid Ask Cannot Cease Did Each Exist Fellow-Men Granting Guilt Help Mankind Mutual Need Other Perish Power Race Refuse Right Their Therefore Without Would]
Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be. Marshall McLuhan
[ Abdicate Because Could Eventually Ever Favor Happy His Image Imagery More Much Only Politician Politics Powerful Replaced Than Too Will]
Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see. Arthur Schopenhauer Power
[ Blind Carries His Lame Man Mind Power See Shoulders Strong Will]
My second job has been to try to use my power to create institutions of a modern state that could enter the European Union, and there was very little time. The door was closing, and I wanted to get Bosnia through before it shut. Paddy Ashdown
[ Been Before Bosnia Closing Could Create Door Enter European Get Institutions Job Little Modern Power Second Shut State Through Time Try Union Use Very Wanted]
Justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyrannical. Blaise Pascal
[ Force Justice Powerless Tyrannical Without]
It is essential to an architect to know how to see: I mean to see in such a way that the vision is not overpowered by rational analysis. Luis Barragan
[ Analysis Architect Essential How Know Mean Rational See Such Vision Way]
It is from weakness that people reach for dictators and concentrated government power. Only the strong can be free. And only the productive can be strong. Wendell Willkie
[ Concentrated Dictators Free Government Only Power Productive Reach Strong Weakness]
Beauty, n: the power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband. Ambrose Bierce Beauty
[ Beauty Charms Husband Lover Power Terrifies Which Woman]
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of things without the matter, in the way in which a piece of wax takes on the impress of a signet-ring without the iron or gold. Aristotle
[ Forms Gold Impress Into Iron Itself Matter Piece Power Receiving Sense Sensible Takes Things Wax Way Which Without]
Delaware River Power Squadron is dedicated to boating safety through education and civic activities in several locations in Philadelphia while also serving the boating public throughout southern Pennsylvania, the Delaware River, and the Chesapeake Bay. Robert Brady
[ Activities Also Bay Civic Dedicated Delaware Education Locations Pennsylvania Philadelphia Power Public River Safety Serving Several Southern Squadron Through Throughout While]
The tragedy of 9/11 galvanised the American superpower into action, leaving us in Europe divided in its wake. Douglas Hurd
[ Action American Divided Europe Into Leaving Superpower Tragedy Us Wake]
A great power has to have the discipline not only to go when necessary but to know when not to go. Getting involved in ethnic, religious civil wars is a recipe for disaster. John Kasich
[ Civil Disaster Discipline Ethnic Getting Go Great Involved Know Necessary Only Power Recipe Religious Wars]
There is nothing so powerful as truth, and often nothing so strange. Daniel Webster
[ Nothing Often Powerful Strange Truth]
Digital art software has empowered both the painterly side of photographers, and the photographer side of painters. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Art Both Digital Empowered Painterly Painters Photographer Photographers Side Software]
The Sandinista government became consumed with fighting a war of survival. They were up against the biggest superpower in the world. Bianca Jagger
[ Against Became Biggest Consumed Fighting Government Sandinista Superpower Survival Up War Were World]
When any organizational entity expands beyond 21 members, the real power will be in some smaller body. C. Northcote Parkinson
[ Any Beyond Body Entity Expands Members Organizational Power Real Smaller Some Will]
Official truths are often powerful illusions. John Pilger
[ Illusions Official Often Powerful Truths]
I began to realise that film sees the world differently than the human eye, and that sometimes those differences can make a photograph more powerful than what you actually observed. Galen Rowell
[ Actually Began Differences Differently Eye Film Human Make More Observed Photograph Powerful Realise Sees Sometimes Than Those World]
Only through destroying myself can I discover the greater power of my spirit. Chuck Palahniuk
[ Destroying Discover Greater Myself Only Power Spirit Through]
I think computing power is ready to do 3D justice. It was great for shooters and racing games in the past, but I didn't think it was right for strategy games. Sid Meier
[ Computing Games Great Justice Past Power Racing Ready Right Strategy Think]
One can never speak enough of the virtues, the dangers, the power of shared laughter. Francoise Sagan
[ Dangers Enough Laughter Never Power Shared Speak Virtues]
The principle of all successful effort is to try to do not what is absolutely the best, but what is easily within our power, and suited for our temperament and condition. John Ruskin
[ Absolutely Best Condition Easily Effort Our Power Principle Successful Suited Temperament Try Within]
Filth and old age, I'm sure you will agree, are powerful wardens upon chastity. Geoffrey Chaucer
[ Age Agree Chastity Filth Old Powerful Sure Upon Wardens Will]
With the people, especially a people seized of property, resides the aggregate of original power. Ezra Stiles
[ Aggregate Especially Original Power Property Resides Seized]
I am an old, old friend of Aaron Sorkin's, who is the executive producer and writer. He had been talking about doing a political show for a long time and I had been interested in it for a long time. The moment I became available, he called me last year and asked me if I wanted to do it and then I just had to audition for the powers that be, and I got it. Bradley Whitford
[ Aaron Am Asked Audition Available Became Been Called Doing Executive Friend Got Had Interested Just Last Long Moment Old Political Powers Producer Show Talking Then Time Wanted Writer Year]
My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer. Anna Lee Dad
[ Always Been Comforted Episcopalian Father Minister Power Prayer]
The most meaningful engine of change, powerful enough to confront corporate power, may be not so much environmental quality, as the economic development and growth associated with the effort to improve it. Barry Commoner
[ Associated Change Confront Corporate Development Economic Effort Engine Enough Environmental Growth Improve May Meaningful Most Much Power Powerful Quality]
The past history of our globe must be explained by what can be seen to be happening now. No powers are to be employed that are not natural to the globe, no action to be admitted except those of which we know the principle. James Hutton
[ Action Admitted Employed Except Explained Globe Happening History Know Must Natural Now Our Past Powers Principle Seen Those Which]
And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high. Ayrton Senna
[ Bit Determination Experience Fly Further Go Happens High Instinct Limit Little Mind Power Something Suddenly Touch Very Well Your]
A man is truly free, even here in this embodied state, if he knows that God is the true agent and he by himself is powerless to do anything. Ramakrishna
[ Agent Anything Embodied Even Free God Here Himself Knows Man Powerless State True Truly]
I'm not after fame and success and fortune and power. It's mostly that I want to have a good job and have good friends; that's the good stuff in life. Drew Barrymore
[ After Fame Fortune Friends Good Job Life Mostly Power Stuff Success Want]
If they are really persuaded that the army is annually established by me, that I have the sole disposal of posts and honours, that I employ this power in the destruction of liberty and the diminution of commerce, let me awaken them from their delusion. Robert Walpole
[ Annually Army Awaken Commerce Delusion Destruction Diminution Disposal Employ Established Honours Liberty Persuaded Posts Power Really Sole Their Them]
America must be the moral leader. It is not enough to have power. Power must be used to protect freedom and give all people hope for the opportunity to see the fruit of their own labor. Jesse Helms
[ America Enough Freedom Fruit Give Hope Labor Leader Moral Must Opportunity Own Power Protect See Their Used]
American boys should not be seen dying on the nightly news. Wars should be over in three days or less, or before Congress invokes the War Powers Resolution. Evan Thomas
[ American Before Boys Congress Days Dying Invokes Less News Nightly Over Powers Resolution Seen Should Three War Wars]
He knows that you have ability and what he does is he manipulates it and sort of empowers you. Daniel Craig
[ Ability Does Empowers Knows Manipulates Sort]
The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Art Being Common Extracting Happiness Happy Lies Power Things]
The national Democratic Party has embraced abortion on demand. I believe this position is wrong in principle and out of the mainstream of our party's historic commitment to protecting the powerless. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Believe Commitment Demand Democratic Embraced Historic Mainstream National Our Out Party Position Powerless Principle Protecting Wrong]
If power made one evil, then God would be the Devil. Jonah Goldberg
[ Devil Evil God Made Power Then Would]
We want to empower our people; we want to strengthen them; we want to provide them with the kind of qualifications that will enable them to build up their own country themselves. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
[ Build Country Empower Enable Kind Our Own Provide Qualifications Strengthen Their Them Themselves Up Want Will]
What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and the Senate, but you have simply, majoritarian, absolute power on either side. And that's just not what the founders intended. Barack Obama Government
[ Absolute Chambers Either Essentially Founders House Intended Just Power Senate Side Simply Two Worry Would]
To suppose more than one supreme Source of infinite wisdom, power, and all perfections, is to assert that there is no supreme Being in existence. Adam Clarke
[ Assert Being Existence Infinite More Perfections Power Source Suppose Supreme Than Wisdom]
I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice. George Mason
[ Any Appeared Business Common Conviction Disgusted Good Inconsistent Justice Measures Much Policy Power Public Retired Thorough Very Which]
Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Both Conflict Course Debate Deep Gave Ideas Means Others Our Over Own Powerful Respect Revealing Those Through Time Truth Understanding Us]
One of the very basic ideas of Post-Modernism is rejection of arbitrary power structures. Different people are sensitive to different kinds of power structures. Larry Wall
[ Arbitrary Basic Different Ideas Kinds Post-Modernism Power Rejection Sensitive Structures Very]
What ordinary men are directly aware of and what they try to do are bounded by the private orbits in which they live; their visions and their powers are limited. C. Wright Mills
[ Aware Bounded Directly Limited Live Men Orbits Ordinary Powers Private Their Try Visions Which]
Each underestimates her own power and overestimates the other's. Deborah Tannen Power
[ Each Her Other Own Power]
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. W. H. Murray
[ Begin Boldness Dream Genius Magic Power Whatever]
Only a knowledgeable, empowered and vocal citizenry can perform well in democracy. David Brin
[ Citizenry Democracy Empowered Knowledgeable Only Perform Vocal Well]
A lot of food shows need only to tempt. Some food shows only need to inspire, to empower. And there are a lot of shows that do that. Alton Brown
[ Empower Food Inspire Lot Need Only Shows Some Tempt]
Madison Avenue is a very powerful aggression against private consciousness. A demand that you yield your private consciousness to public manipulation. Marshall McLuhan
[ Against Aggression Avenue Consciousness Demand Madison Manipulation Powerful Private Public Very Yield Your]
Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything needed for its fulfillment. Robert Collier
[ Attract Desire Everything Forms Fulfillment Itself Mind Needed Nucleus Plant Power Seed Your]
The active part of man consists of powerful instincts, some of which are gentle and continuous; others violent and short; some baser, some nobler, and all necessary. Francis W. Newman
[ Active Consists Continuous Gentle Instincts Man Necessary Nobler Others Part Powerful Short Some Violent Which]
He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense. Joseph Conrad
[ Always Argument Been Greater His Persuade Power Put Right Sense Should Sound Than Trust Wants Word]
Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life. Andrew Brown
[ Big Complete Internet Life Pointless Powerful Some Substitute]
We cannot create observers by saying 'observe,' but by giving them the power and the means for this observation and these means are procured through education of the senses. Maria Montessori
[ Cannot Create Education Giving Means Observation Observe Observers Power Procured Saying Senses Them These Through]
When the motor was completed and tested, we found that it would develop 16 horse power for a few seconds, but that the power rapidly dropped till, at the end of a minute, it was only 12 horse power. Orville Wright
[ Completed Develop Dropped End Few Found Horse Minute Motor Only Power Rapidly Seconds Tested Till Would]
God cannot approve of a system of servitude, in which the master is guilty of assuming absolute power - of assuming God's place and relation towards his fellow-men. Gerrit Smith
[ Absolute Approve Assuming Cannot Fellow-Men God Guilty His Master Place Power Relation Servitude System Towards Which]
As the power of Christianity declined through the centuries that have followed the Reformation, Calvinism played a less and less important part, while the new philosophies of mechanism and rationalism correspondingly increased. Ralph A. Cram
[ Centuries Christianity Correspondingly Declined Followed Important Increased Less Mechanism New Part Philosophies Played Power Rationalism Reformation Through While]
Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true. Napoleon Hill
[ Alone Come Dream Dreams His Into Make Man Physical Power Reality Thoughts Transform True]
Whichever party is in office, the Treasury is in power. Harold Wilson
[ Office Party Power Treasury Whichever]
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size. Virginia Woolf
[ Centuries Figure Glasses Looking Man Natural Possessing Power Reflecting Served Size These Twice Women]
One of the first rules of playing the power game is that all bad news must be accepted calmly, as if one already knew and didn't care. Michael Korda
[ Accepted Already Bad Calmly Care First Game Knew Must News Playing Power Rules]
The only real power comes out of a long rifle. Joseph Stalin
[ Comes Long Only Out Power Real Rifle]
So it was flawed in that it didn't require California to have a first claim on the power plants. It deregulated part of the market, but not all of the market. Gray Davis
[ California Claim Deregulated First Flawed Market Part Plants Power Require]
Every crisis offers you extra desired power. William Moulton Marston Power
[ Crisis Desired Every Extra Offers Power]
Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all. Annie Jump Cannon
[ Allies Also Comprehension Creation Encourages Great Him His Intelligence Lessons Man Nature Power Relatively Shows Small Sphere Teaching Unity]
Good men who exercise power are really the most fascinating of all people. John Keegan
[ Exercise Fascinating Good Men Most Power Really]
They are superpower of villains. They are superpower of Al Capone. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Al Capone Superpower Villains]
The individual has become a mere cog in an enormous organization of things and powers which tear from his hands all progress, spirituality, and value in order to transform them from their subjective form into the form of a purely objective life. Georg Simmel
[ Become Cog Enormous Form Hands His Individual Into Life Mere Objective Order Organization Powers Progress Purely Spirituality Subjective Tear Their Them Things Transform Value Which]
This persistence as private firms continued because it ensured the maximum of anonymity and secrecy to persons of tremendous public power who dreaded public knowledge of their activities as an evil almost as great as inflation. Carroll Quigley
[ Activities Almost Anonymity Because Continued Dreaded Ensured Evil Firms Great Inflation Knowledge Maximum Persistence Persons Power Private Public Secrecy Their Tremendous]
But the general welfare must restrict and regulate the exertions of the individuals, as the individuals must derive a supply of their strength from social power. Friedrich List
[ Derive Exertions General Individuals Must Power Regulate Restrict Social Strength Supply Their Welfare]
Wherever there is interest and power to do wrong, wrong will generally be done. James Madison
[ Done Generally Interest Power Wherever Will Wrong]
If this phrase of the 'balance of power' is to be always an argument for war, the pretext for war will never be wanting, and peace can never be secure. John Bright
[ Always Argument Balance Never Peace Phrase Power Pretext Secure Wanting War Will]
The once all-powerful ruler of Iraq was found in a hole, and now sits in a prison cell. George W. Bush
[ All-Powerful Cell Found Hole Iraq Now Once Prison Ruler Sits]
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support. Andrew Jackson
[ Affection Arising Burdens Confederacy Diminution Enterprise Every Furnishes Gives Happy Increased Individual Members Motives New Our Patriotic Power Public Support Taxation]
Materialist philosophies that treat human beings as machines or animals possess the high ground in our culture - academia, the most powerful media and many of our courts. Marvin Olasky
[ Academia Animals Beings Courts Culture Ground High Human Machines Many Materialist Media Most Our Philosophies Possess Powerful Treat]
Wisdom allows nothing to be good that will not be so forever; no man to be happy but he that needs no other happiness than what he has within himself; no man to be great or powerful that is not master of himself. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Allows Forever Good Great Happiness Happy Himself Man Master Needs Nothing Other Powerful Than Will Wisdom Within]
What we really need to be understanding is that all of these things matter and they all stem from the fact that certain people live with power and authority and they want to maintain it. Anita Hill
[ Authority Certain Fact Live Maintain Matter Need Power Really Stem These Things Understanding Want]
It is not in the interest of the German people or in the interest of world peace that Germany should become a pawn or a partner in a military struggle for power between the East and the West. James F. Byrnes
[ Become Between East German Germany Interest Military Partner Pawn Peace Power Should Struggle West World]
What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it. Alexander Graham Bell
[ Available Becomes Cannot Determined Exactly Exists Finds Fully Know Knows Man Mind Only Power Quit Say State Until Wants Which]
The atom bomb was no "great decision." It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness. Harry S. Truman
[ Another Arsenal Atom Bomb Decision Great Merely Powerful Righteousness Weapon]
More than anything, people want the reality of the discussion at hand. If what is going on in that building is the real thing, if the transforming love and power of Jesus Christ is being experienced, you can sit on a metal folding chair or in a plush theater seat. Bill Hybels
[ Anything Being Building Chair Christ Discussion Experienced Folding Going Hand Jesus Love Metal More Power Real Reality Seat Sit Than Theater Thing Transforming Want]
But to me nothing - the negative, the empty - is exceedingly powerful. Alan Watts Power
[ Empty Exceedingly Negative Nothing Powerful]
I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism doesn't occur from taking orders, but rather from people who through their own willpower and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Four Heroism Idea Know Lives Occur Orders Own Rather Sacrifice Strength Taking Their Through Uniform Willing Willpower Years]
I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time. Nikita Khrushchev
[ Because Change Power Stay Talk These Time Want]
I don't feel particularly comfortable about actors using whatever power they may have to push their beliefs, unless they're extremely well informed. Ralph Fiennes
[ Actors Beliefs Comfortable Extremely Feel Informed May Particularly Power Push Their Unless Using Well Whatever]
Do not allow yourself to imagine that revolutionary thinking can be propagated by governmental power. Vinoba Bhave
[ Allow Governmental Imagine Power Propagated Revolutionary Thinking Yourself]
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival. Aristotle
[ Awareness Contemplation Depends Life Mere Power Rather Survival Than Ultimate Upon Value]
When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We have allowed someone else to determine our worth, and then we are angry at being undervalued. Julia Margaret Cameron
[ Allowed Angry Being Creativity Depressed Determine Else Misplaced Our Power Someone Then Undervalued Worth]
It would be great some day to have astronauts in a rover on Mars. But just about anyone except an oil company executive would say its more important to have 50 million solar powered vehicles in the United States. Brad Sherman
[ Anyone Astronauts Company Day Except Executive Great Important Just Mars Million More Oil Powered Say Solar Some States United Vehicles Would]
There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Awe Commitment Courage Defend Indebted Islam Leader Muslim Muslims Other Powers Single States Them Today United Western]
It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts. Robert H. Schuller
[ Army Chance Entire Given Negative Positive Survive Takes Thought Thoughts Thrive]
Liberty is not the power of doing what we like, but the right to do what we ought. Lord Acton
[ Doing Liberty Ought Power Right]
We have never yet had a labor Government that knew what taking power really means; they always act like second-class citizens. Dora Russell
[ Act Always Citizens Government Had Knew Labor Means Never Power Really Second-Class Taking Yet]
The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress; therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated upon the subject and authorized such a measure. George Washington
[ After Authorized Congress Constitution Declaring Expedition Importance Measure Offensive Power Shall Subject Such Therefore Undertaken Until Upon Vests War]
Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant. Tony Robbins
[ Any Capacity Change Decision Every Excuse Get Gives Instant Life Part Past Power Using Your]
Something that has so much power must have life. Instruments have life. Laurie Anderson
[ Instruments Life Much Must Power Something]
The number one benefit of information technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. It lets people be creative. It lets people be productive. It lets people learn things they didn't think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential. Steve Ballmer
[ Before Benefit Could Creative Empowers Information Learn Lets Number Potential Productive Sense Technology Things Think Want]
Let us realize that: the privilege to work is a gift, the power to work is a blessing, the love of work is success! David O. McKay
[ Blessing Gift Love Power Privilege Realize Success Us Work]
Well, in 1947... in Europe and in Italy especially, we thought of America as all-powerful. Giovanni Agnelli
[ All-Powerful America Especially Europe Italy Thought Well]
Moral justification is a powerful disengagement mechanism. Destructive conduct is made personally and socially acceptable by portraying it in the service of moral ends. This is why most appeals against violent means usually fall on deaf ears. Albert Bandura
[ Acceptable Against Appeals Conduct Deaf Destructive Disengagement Ears Ends Fall Justification Made Means Mechanism Moral Most Personally Portraying Powerful Service Socially Usually Violent Why]
The fate of every democracy, of every government based on the sovereignty of the people, depends on the choices it makes between these opposite principles, absolute power on the one hand, and on the other the restraints of legality and the authority of tradition. John Acton
[ Absolute Authority Based Between Choices Democracy Depends Every Fate Government Hand Legality Makes Opposite Other Power Principles Restraints Sovereignty These Tradition]
I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected President but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power. Arthur C. Clarke Politics
[ Because Elected Fantasy Give Power President Refuses Ted Turner Up Want Where]
There was nothing in all Douglas's powerful effort that appealed to the higher instincts of human nature, while Lincoln always touched sympathetic cords. Lincoln's speech excited and sustained the enthusiasm of his audience to the end. Henry Villard
[ Always Appealed Audience Cords Douglas Effort End Enthusiasm Excited Higher His Human Instincts Lincoln Nature Nothing Powerful Speech Sustained Sympathetic Touched While]
It may almost be a question whether such wisdom as many of us have in our mature years has not come from the dying out of the power of temptation, rather than as the results of thought and resolution. Anthony Trollope
[ Almost Come Dying Many Mature May Our Out Power Question Rather Resolution Results Such Temptation Than Thought Us Whether Wisdom Years]
Information can bring you choices and choices bring power - educate yourself about your options and choices. Never remain in the dark of ignorance. Joy Page
[ Bring Choices Dark Educate Ignorance Information Never Options Power Remain Your Yourself]
The megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history. Bertrand Russell
[ Belong Charming Differs Fact Feared Great History Loved Lunatics Many Megalomaniac Men Most Narcissist Powerful Rather Seeks Than Type Wishes]
I shuddered to think how completely the insane were in the power of their keepers, and how one could weep and plead for release, and all of no avail, if the keepers were so minded. Nellie Bly
[ Avail Completely Could How Insane Keepers Minded Plead Power Release Their Think Weep Were]
Caring for children is a dance between setting appropriate limits as caretakers and avoiding unnecessary power struggles that result in unhappiness. Charlotte Davis Kasl
[ Appropriate Avoiding Between Caretakers Caring Children Dance Limits Power Result Setting Struggles Unhappiness Unnecessary]
Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use. Thomas J. Watson Time
[ Knowledge Our Power Proper Put Time Use Wisdom]
Never underestimate the power of a simple tool. Craig Bruce
[ Never Power Simple Tool Underestimate]
Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead. Ambrose Bierce
[ Advantages Consideration Dead Either Eulogy Person Power Praise Wealth]
We have been through a period where we see power leaching away from Washington. Who is more important in the world today: Bill Clinton or Bill Gates? I don't know. Peter Jennings
[ Away Been Bill Clinton Gates Important Know More Period Power See Through Today Washington Where World]
Threats without power are like powder without ball. Nathan Bailey
[ Ball Powder Power Threats Without]
It strikes me there's a bunch of people in power who have really strong intentions of running the world and adjusting the world to exactly how they see it. Colin Hay
[ Adjusting Bunch Exactly How Intentions Power Really Running See Strikes Strong World]
We're also far enough from the publishing power that we have no access to the politics of publishing, although there are interpersonal politics, of course. Katherine Dunn
[ Access Also Although Course Enough Far Interpersonal Politics Power Publishing]
The price of self-empowerment is what I call it. Somebody who thinks outside the box. Andrew McCarthy
[ Box Call Outside Price Somebody Thinks]
People often say that 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder,' and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves. Salma Hayek
[ Beauty Beholder Dared Empowers Eye Find Including Inside Liberating Look Most Often Others Ourselves Places Realizing Say Thing Us Where]
Too many problem-solving sessions become battlegrounds where decisions are made based on power rather than intelligence. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Based Become Decisions Intelligence Made Many Power Problem-Solving Rather Sessions Than Too Where]
People demand freedom only when they have no power. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Demand Freedom Only Power]
Hitler and Mussolini were only the primary spokesmen for the attitude of domination and craving for power that are in the heart of almost everyone. Until the source is cleared, there will always be confusion and hate, wars and class antagonisms. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Almost Always Antagonisms Attitude Class Cleared Confusion Craving Domination Everyone Hate Heart Hitler Mussolini Only Power Primary Source Spokesmen Until Wars Were Will]
The powers of government exercised locally derive from a federal law authorizing government by consent in local affairs only, unless those affairs are otherwise governed by federal law. Dick Thornburgh
[ Affairs Authorizing Consent Derive Exercised Federal Governed Government Law Local Locally Only Otherwise Powers Those Unless]
We cannot continue to rely only on our military in order to achieve the national security objectives that we've set. We've got to have a civilian national security force that's just as powerful, just as strong, just as well-funded. Barack Obama
[ Achieve Cannot Civilian Continue Force Got Just Military National Objectives Only Order Our Powerful Rely Security Set Strong]
People in positions of power and privilege have a duty to perform at a higher level. If not them, then who? Kathleen Parker
[ Duty Higher Level Perform Positions Power Privilege Them Then]
Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people. George W. Bush
[ Advance Given Great Help Just Make Name Nor Our Own Power Purposes Serve Show Use World]
You have to be very rich to afford Labour, with 66 tax rises since they came in power. John Redwood
[ Afford Came Labour Power Rich Rises Since Tax Very]
I think empathy is a beautiful thing. I think that's the power of film though. We have one of the most powerful, one of the greatest communicative tools known to man. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Beautiful Communicative Empathy Film Greatest Known Man Most Power Powerful Thing Think Though Tools]
I'm getting a lot of roles as women who are very powerful. I think that's a reflection of me as a person. Melinda Clarke
[ Getting Lot Person Powerful Reflection Roles Think Very Women]
If you're in such a position of power and your ego is such that this is not possible, then its essential to have a small cadre of very bright, committed people who are questioning, exploring and understanding these emerging concepts. Dee Hock
[ Bright Cadre Committed Concepts Ego Emerging Essential Exploring Position Possible Power Questioning Small Such Then These Understanding Very Your]
The Holocaust illustrates the consequences of prejudice, racism and stereotyping on a society. It forces us to examine the responsibilities of citizenship and confront the powerful ramifications of indifference and inaction. Tim Holden
[ Citizenship Confront Consequences Examine Forces Holocaust Illustrates Inaction Indifference Powerful Prejudice Racism Ramifications Responsibilities Society Stereotyping Us]
O my brethren, my heart is enlarge towards you. I trust I feel something of that hidden, but powerful presence of Christ, whilst I am preaching to you. George Whitefield
[ Am Brethren Christ Enlarge Feel Heart Hidden Powerful Preaching Presence Something Towards Trust Whilst]
We are the nation the most powerful, the most armed and we are supplying arms and money to the rest of the world where we are not ourselves fighting. We are eating while there is famine in the world. Dorothy Day
[ Armed Arms Eating Famine Fighting Money Most Nation Ourselves Powerful Rest Supplying Where While World]
An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, the power to destroy. Daniel Webster
[ Destroy Involves Necessarily Power Tax Unlimited]
You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well. Lewis B. Smedes Forgiveness
[ Begun Feel Forgiveness Hurt Know Power Recall Them Those Well Will Wish]
Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other. Carl Jung
[ Lacking Love Other Power Predominates Rules Shadow Where Will]
It's not that we poor men are so powerful to be able to banish the devil. It's that God gives us the power. Gabriele Nanni
[ Able Banish Devil Gives God Men Poor Power Powerful Us]
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]
A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that. Laurie Anderson
[ Critical Different Electronic Equipment Highly Lot Pieces Power Say States Technology United Using Watts Work]
The year 1915 was one of meager results, the advantages remaining on the side of the Central Powers, with this understanding, however: The Allies were growing stronger because Great Britain was making rapid progress in marshaling her resources for war. Kelly Miller
[ Advantages Allies Because Britain Central Great Growing Her However Making Meager Powers Progress Rapid Remaining Resources Results Side Stronger Understanding War Were Year]
We have every interest in seeing that the military use of nuclear power will be contained. Joschka Fischer
[ Contained Every Interest Military Nuclear Power Seeing Use Will]
Powerful indeed is the empire of habit. Publilius Syrus
[ Empire Habit Indeed Powerful]
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex supercomputer and it will take forever to completely describe how it works. Philip Emeagwali
[ Completely Complex Connection Describe Forever How Machine Most Powerful Take Will Works World]
To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man. Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole. Charles Edwards Society
[ Aid Beyond Care Every Far Give Incumbent Man Poor Power Reach Society Whole]
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A "you can do it" when things are tough. Richard M. DeVos
[ Few Hope More Optimism Positive Powerful Push Smile Than Things Tough World]
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 sure that no man can derive more pleasure from money or power than I do from seeing a pair of basketball goals in some out of the way place. James Naismith
[ Am Basketball Derive Goals Man Money More Out Pair Place Pleasure Power Seeing Some Sure Than Way]
Ironically, women who acquire power are more likely to be criticized for it than are the men who have always had it. Carolyn Heilbrun Power
[ Acquire Always Criticized Had Ironically Likely Men More Power Than Women]
If the power goes out, business stops... whether you sell roses or you're a big manufacturer. Eric Johnston
[ Big Business Goes Manufacturer Out Power Roses Sell Stops Whether]
Great nations are simply the operating fronts of behind-the-scenes, vastly ambitious individuals who had become so effectively powerful because of their ability to remain invisible while operating behind the national scenery. R. Buckminster Fuller
[ Ability Ambitious Because Become Behind Effectively Fronts Great Had Individuals Invisible National Nations Operating Powerful Remain Scenery Simply Their Vastly While]
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power. Rene Descartes
[ Absolutely Except Nothing Our Own Power Thoughts]
Welcome those big, sticky, complicated problems. In them are your most powerful opportunities. Ralph Marston
[ Big Complicated Most Opportunities Powerful Problems Sticky Them Those Welcome Your]
There can, therefore, be no doubt that Presbyterians do carry out the principle that Church power vests in the Church itself, and that the people have a right to a substantive part in its discipline and government. Charles Hodge
[ Carry Church Discipline Doubt Government Itself Out Part Power Principle Right Substantive Therefore Vests]
The first principle of a civilized state is that the power is legitimate only when it is under contract. Walter Lippmann
[ Civilized Contract First Legitimate Only Power Principle State Under]
Religion often is misused for purely power-political goals, including war. Hans Kung
[ Goals Including Misused Often Purely Religion War]
But the cause for which we fought was higher; our thought wider... That thought was our power. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Cause Fought Higher Our Power Thought Which Wider]
Revolutionaries do not make revolutions. The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and then they can pick it up. Hannah Arendt
[ Know Lying Make Pick Power Revolutionaries Revolutions Street Then Those Up]
Iraq's search for weapons of mass destruction has proven impossible to deter and we should assume that it will continue for as long as Saddam is in power. Al Gore
[ Assume Continue Destruction Deter Impossible Iraq Long Mass Power Proven Saddam Search Should Weapons Will]
To a certain extent, this tour is a celebration of individuality and that you can invent and reinvent yourself. You should have the power to be able to do that. Sexuality is a part of that. It should release you. It doesn't have to be an issue. It shouldn't box you in. Neil Tennant
[ Able Box Celebration Certain Extent Individuality Invent Issue Part Power Reinvent Release Sexuality Should Tour Yourself]
The power of the white world is threatened whenever a black man refuses to accept the white world's definitions. James A. Baldwin
[ Accept Black Definitions Man Power Refuses Threatened Whenever White World]
If you were to come to Minnesota, I could have you locked up like that. That's power. Jesse Ventura
[ Come Could Locked Minnesota Power Up Were]
The number of illegal activities were so large that one was bound to come out and lead to the uncovering of the others. Nixon was too willing to use the power of government to settle scores and get even with enemies. Bob Woodward
[ Activities Bound Come Enemies Even Get Government Illegal Large Lead Nixon Number Others Out Power Scores Settle Too Use Were Willing]
We don't know the power that's within our own bodies. Dave Brubeck
[ Bodies Know Our Own Power Within]
I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks, since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing; licks that were simple but had staying power. John Fogerty
[ Cut Doing Good Guitar Had Licks Playing Power Real Simple Since Staying Teeth Thought Were]
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. Viktor E. Frankl
[ Between Choose Freedom Growth Lies Our Power Response Space Stimulus]
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last. John F. Kennedy
[ Best Generation History Last Make Mankind Power World]
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela
[ Change Education Most Powerful Use Weapon Which World]
To have faith is to believe in truth, believe that truth confers special power on those lucky enough to get a little insight, and to know in our hearts that all these things come from God, which is why we should never get too cocky about our successes. Tony Snow
[ Believe Cocky Come Confers Enough Faith Get God Hearts Insight Know Little Lucky Never Our Power Should Special Successes These Things Those Too Truth Which Why]
I have this problem in the rebirthing community because it's so powerful sometimes, I get thrown out because people want to do things a certain way and they are just not open to new ideas, so they don't want me to come around. Leonard Orr
[ Around Because Certain Come Community Get Ideas Just New Open Out Powerful Problem Sometimes Things Thrown Want Way]
Partisans fight on familiar territory with professed political objectives to conquer power. This is what distinguishes them from terrorists. Jurgen Habermas
[ Conquer Distinguishes Familiar Fight Objectives Partisans Political Power Professed Territory Terrorists Them]
We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength. Charles Stanley
[ After Alone Bodies Emotionally Energy Find God Into Our Power Spending Strength Time Tired Weary]
Power ought to serve as a check to power. Charles de Secondat Power
[ Check Ought Power Serve]
Real art is one of the most powerful forces in the rise of mankind, and he who renders it accessible to as many people as possible is a benefactor of humanity. Zoltan Kodaly
[ Accessible Art Benefactor Forces Humanity Mankind Many Most Possible Powerful Real Renders Rise]
Power without principle is barren, but principle without power is futile. This is a party of government, and I will lead it as a party of government. Tony Blair
[ Barren Futile Government Lead Party Power Principle Will Without]
Great progress was made when arbitration treaties were concluded in which the contracting powers pledge in advance to submit all conflicts to an arbitration court, treaties which not only specify the composition of the court, but also its procedure. Ludwig Quidde
[ Advance Also Arbitration Composition Concluded Conflicts Contracting Court Great Made Only Pledge Powers Procedure Progress Specify Submit Treaties Were Which]
We have established a new basis in our country in which economic liberalization would continue to flourish alongside democratic forces and deregulated power structure. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Alongside Basis Continue Country Democratic Deregulated Economic Established Flourish Forces New Our Power Structure Which Would]
When the National Security Agency recruited me, they put me through a day of lie detector tests. They found out all my weaknesses and immediately seduced me. They used the strongest drugs in our culture, sex, power and money, to win me over. John Perkins
[ Agency Culture Day Found Immediately Lie Money National Our Out Over Power Put Recruited Security Seduced Sex Strongest Tests Through Used Weaknesses Win]
The advice would be the same for any kind of fiction. Keep writing, and keep sending things out, not to friends and relatives, but to people who have the power to buy. A lot of additional, useful tips could be added, but this is fundamental. Fred Saberhagen
[ Added Additional Advice Any Buy Could Fiction Friends Fundamental Keep Kind Lot Out Power Relatives Same Sending Things Tips Useful Would Writing]
I'm trying to learn how to tap into the power of my own being. I know it sounds corny. Lucinda Williams
[ Being Corny How Into Know Learn Own Power Sounds Tap Trying]
What is new is that environmentalism intensely illuminates the need to confront the corporate domain at its most powerful and guarded point - the exclusive right to govern the systems of production. Barry Commoner
[ Confront Corporate Domain Environmentalism Exclusive Govern Guarded Illuminates Intensely Most Need New Point Powerful Production Right Systems]
We were playing a small club in San Diego and the power had gone out in the building. Eddie had a lighter and kept us lit backstage. We became very good friends and spent a lot of time together including hearing Eddie sing in some of the bands he was in at the time. Jack Irons
[ Backstage Bands Became Building Club Diego Eddie Friends Gone Good Had Hearing Including Kept Lighter Lit Lot Out Playing Power San Sing Small Some Spent Time Together Us Very 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 nations. Chuck Hagel
[ Alliances Constraint Democracy Expand Expansion Freedom Influence Interest Means Nations Our Power Shared Should Understood Value World]
The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses. Malcom X
[ Because Control Earth Entity Guilty Innocent Make Masses Media Minds Most Power Powerful]
I am making this statement as an act of wilful defiance of military authority, because I believe that the War is being deliberately prolonged by those who have the power to end it. Siegfried Sassoon
[ Act Am Authority Because Being Believe Defiance Deliberately End Making Military Power Prolonged Statement Those War]
Being famous is having the power to really implement positive change in the world, and it gives you the power to do what you want. I'm really grateful for it because I can play music and people will listen. Sean Lennon
[ Because Being Change Famous Gives Grateful Having Implement Listen Music Play Positive Power Really Want Will World]
And since all things have been named light and night and things corresponding to their powers for each, everything is full alike of light and invisible night, both equal since nothing has a share in neither. Parmedides
[ Alike Been Both Corresponding Each Equal Everything Full Invisible Light Named Neither Night Nothing Powers Share Since Their Things]
And, not only in Budapest. I worked very closely with a very powerful government organization, which shall remain unidentified, to develop the mass marketed version of the Cube. Erno Rubik
[ Budapest Closely Cube Develop Government Marketed Mass Only Organization Powerful Remain Shall Unidentified Version Very Which Worked]
Images adorn our inner life and carry great power there. William Shirley
[ Adorn Carry Great Images Inner Life Our Power]
The chief fruit of the First World War was the Russian Revolution and the rise of Communism as a national power. Whittaker Chambers
[ Chief Communism First Fruit National Power Revolution Rise Russian War World]
The United States invented the Internet and it has been our gift to the world, paid for by our taxpayers. The U.N.'s desire to take that gift as a means of increasing its power must be stopped. John Doolittle
[ Been Desire Gift Increasing Internet Invented Means Must Our Paid Power States Stopped Take Taxpayers United World]
I strongly support European sanctions against Mugabe and his ruling clique. We must do all in our power to help the people of Zimbabwe achieve their freedom and prosperity once again. Peter Hain
[ Achieve Again Against Clique European Freedom Help His Must Once Our Power Prosperity Ruling Sanctions Strongly Support Their Zimbabwe]
Man can know his world without falling back on revelation; he can live his life without feeling his utter dependence on supernatural powers. Christopher Dawson
[ Back Dependence Falling Feeling His Know Life Live Man Powers Revelation Supernatural Utter Without World]
After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork. James Prescott Joule
[ After Aim Attributes Evidenced God Goodness Handiwork His Know Knowledge Must Next Obedience Power Something Will Wisdom]
You know, God, the power that makes life, whatever it is, had just to make two things, masculine and feminine, for all this mischief. And made them so there is this entirely different point of view about love and sex. Beatrice Wood
[ Different Entirely Feminine God Had Just Know Life Love Made Make Makes Masculine Mischief Point Power Sex Them Things Two View Whatever]
Let the message go out - a new generation has taken charge of Labour which is optimistic about our country, optimistic about our world, optimistic about the power of politics. We are optimistic and together we will change Britain. Ed Miliband
[ Britain Change Charge Country Generation Go Labour Message New Optimistic Our Out Politics Power Taken Together Which Will World]
In his state of complete powerlessness the individual perceives the time he has left to live as a brief reprieve. Theodor Adorno
[ Brief Complete His Individual Left Live Perceives Powerlessness Reprieve State Time]
There is only one thing for us to do, and that is to do our level best right where we are every day of our lives; To use our best judgment, and then to trust the rest to that Power which holds the forces of the universe in his hands. Orison Swett Marden
[ Best Day Every Forces Hands His Holds Judgment Level Lives Only Our Power Rest Right Then Thing Trust Universe Us Use Where Which]
The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful. Noam Chomsky
[ Aspects Barriers Coercion Given History Human Manipulation More Nature Nothing Powerful Principle Product Psychological Relations Removes Social Than]
The club shows are really intense and powerful, but for a shorter time, and the audiences are in close proximity than when I'm performing at The Palace Theatre. Deborah Cox
[ Audiences Close Club Intense Palace Performing Powerful Proximity Really Shorter Shows Than Theatre Time]
The two important things I did learn were that you are as powerful and strong as you allow yourself to be, and that the most difficult part of any endeavor is taking the first step, making the first decision. Robyn Davidson
[ Allow Any Decision Did Difficult Endeavor First Important Learn Making Most Part Powerful Step Strong Taking Things Two Were Yourself]
About seven years later I was given a book about the periodic table of the elements. For the first time I saw the elegance of scientific theory and its predictive power. Sidney Altman
[ Book Elegance Elements First Given Later Periodic Power Predictive Saw Scientific Seven Table Theory Time Years]
The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life. Andrew Brown Technology
[ Big Complete Internet Life Pointless Powerful Some Substitute]
We played for power and impact. John Gallagher
[ Impact Played Power]
God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture. Richard Dawkins
[ Culture Environment Exists Form God High Human Meme Only Power Provided Survival Value]
I think a responsibility comes with notoriety, but I never think of it as power. It's more like something you hold, like grains of sand. If you keep your hand closed, you can have it and possess it, but if you open your fingers in any way, you can lose it just as quickly. Diana Ross
[ Any Closed Comes Fingers Grains Hand Hold Just Keep Lose More Never Notoriety Open Possess Power Quickly Responsibility Sand Something Think Way Your]
I have more influence now than when I had the power. Gough Whitlam
[ Had Influence More Now Power Than]
Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country. Ambrose Bierce Power
[ Country Fool Freeman Himself His Instrument Make Power Symbol Vote Wreck]
Mode of providing steam power to locomotives. John Ericsson
[ Mode Power Providing Steam]
Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today. Jack Valenti
[ America Control Every Home Parent Power Programming Television Their Today Total]
I know that if the peace movement takes its message boldly to the Negro people a powerful force can be secured in pursuit of the greatest goal of all mankind. And the same is true of labor and the great democratic sections of our population. Paul Robeson
[ Boldly Democratic Force Goal Great Greatest Know Labor Mankind Message Movement Negro Our Peace Population Powerful Pursuit Same Sections Secured Takes True]
American presence is, you know, the major cause of balance of power and the stability in this region. Kim Dae Jung
[ American Balance Cause Know Major Power Presence Region Stability]
The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse. James Madison
[ Abuse Essence Ever Government Hands Human Liable Lodged Must Power Will]
Television is a powerful medium that has to be used for something better than sitcoms and police shows. On the other hand, if you don't recognize the forces that play on what people watch and what they don't then you're a fool and you should be in a different business. Roone Arledge
[ Better Business Different Fool Forces Hand Medium Other Play Police Powerful Recognize Should Shows Sitcoms Something Television Than Then Used Watch]
There is no man more dangerous, in a position of power, than he who refuses to accept as a working truth the idea that all a man does should make for rightness and soundness, that even the fixing of a tariff rate must be moral. Ida Tarbell
[ Accept Dangerous Does Even Fixing Idea Make Man Moral More Must Position Power Rate Refuses Rightness Should Soundness Tariff Than Truth Working]
What the poor, the weak, and the inarticulate desperately require is power, organization, and a sense of identity and purpose, not rarefied advice of political scientists. Paul Wellstone
[ Advice Desperately Identity Inarticulate Organization Political Poor Power Purpose Rarefied Require Scientists Sense Weak]
The superpowers often behave like two heavily armed blind men feeling their way around a room, each believing himself in mortal peril from the other, whom he assumes to have perfect vision. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Armed Around Assumes Behave Believing Blind Each Feeling Heavily Himself Men Mortal Often Other Perfect Peril Room Superpowers Their Two Vision Way Whom]
Albert Einstein when asked what he considered to be the most powerful force in the universe answered: Compound interest! What you have become is the price you paid to get what you used to want. Mignon McLaughlin
[ Albert Answered Asked Become Compound Considered Einstein Force Get Interest Most Paid Powerful Price Universe Used Want]
I have heard that the Saudi Arabians are paying Greenpeace to campaign against Nuclear Power. It wouldn't surprise me at all. James Lovelock
[ Against Arabians Campaign Greenpeace Heard Nuclear Paying Power Saudi Surprise]
I do not question the power of our weapons and the efficiency of our logistics; I cannot say these things delight me as the y seem to delight some of our officials, but they are certainly impressive. J. William Fulbright
[ Cannot Certainly Delight Efficiency Impressive Logistics Officials Our Power Question Say Seem Some These Things Weapons]
For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power. Omar Bongo
[ Aiming Been Commodity Democracy Focus Groups Human Now Point Political Power Respect Rights Rise Struggle Ten Years]
As a conservative power, the United States has a vital interest in upholding and expanding the reign of law in international relations. J. William Fulbright
[ Conservative Expanding Interest International Law Power Reign Relations States United Upholding Vital]
These rare senses and powers of reasoning were given to be used freely, but not audaciously, to discover, not to pervert the truth. William John Wills
[ Discover Freely Given Pervert Powers Rare Reasoning Senses These Truth Used Were]
I've been a rock star since you were very young. But I've never encountered anything as powerful as cancer. Melissa Etheridge
[ Anything Been Cancer Encountered Never Powerful Rock Since Star Very Were Young]
There is a fundamental difference between the Polish experience of the state and the Russian experience. In the Polish experience, the state was always a foreign power. So, to hate the state was a patriotic act. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Act Always Between Difference Experience Foreign Fundamental Hate Patriotic Polish Power Russian State]
The powerful men in my life have always believed in me: my husband, my son. Judy Collins
[ Always Believed Husband Life Men Powerful Son]
And one of the frustrating parts, but it's an inherent part of our democracy, is we have separation of powers. George Pataki
[ Democracy Frustrating Inherent Our Part Parts Powers Separation]
A community is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess. A. Philip Randolph
[ Biggest Civil Community Democratic Economic Enjoy Highest Humblest Most Only Person Possess Powerful Rights Social Weakest]
We believe, in fact, that the one act of respect has little force unless matched by the other - in balance with it... The acting out of that dual respect I would name as precisely the source of our power. Barbara Deming
[ Act Acting Balance Believe Dual Fact Force Little Matched Name Other Our Out Power Precisely Respect Source Unless Would]
We have entered an era vibrating with the din of small voices. Every citizen can be a reporter, can take on the powers that be. Matt Drudge
[ Citizen Din Entered Era Every Powers Reporter Small Take Vibrating Voices]
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]
All things by immortal power. Near of far, to each other linked are, that thou canst not stir a flower without troubling of a star. Francis Thompson
[ Canst Each Far Flower Immortal Linked Near Other Power Star Stir Things Thou Troubling Without]
I think every individual has his or her own power, and it's a matter of working, taking time and defining what that power is. Jill Scott
[ Defining Every Her His Individual Matter Own Power Taking Think Time Working]
The function of the law is not to provide justice or to preserve freedom. The function of the law is to keep those who hold power, in power. Gerry Spence
[ Freedom Function Hold Justice Keep Law Power Preserve Provide Those]
You are never given a wish without being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however. Richard Bach
[ Being Given However Make May Never Power True Wish Without Work]
I think in this movie, every time I see his work, I'm blown away by it because he, to me, he really embodied the character so powerfully and so real, so truthfully to me. Kyra Sedgwick
[ Away Because Blown Character Embodied Every His Movie Powerfully Real Really See Think Time Truthfully Work]
Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself. Gloria Steinem
[ Empowerment Given Itself Power Process Taken Taking]
Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person. Ethel Watts Mumford
[ Know Knowledge Person Power Right]
One of the most powerful defences the media can offer for controversial actions is, of course, public interest. Rowan D. Williams
[ Actions Controversial Course Interest Media Most Offer Powerful Public]
Vision without power does bring moral elevation but cannot give a lasting culture. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Bring Cannot Culture Does Elevation Give Lasting Moral Power Vision Without]
All respect for the office of the presidency aside, I assumed that the obvious and unadulterated decline of freedom and constitutional sovereignty, not to mention the efforts to curb the power of judicial review, spoke for itself. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Aside Assumed Constitutional Curb Decline Efforts Freedom Itself Judicial Mention Obvious Office Power Presidency Respect Review Sovereignty Spoke]
I think it is important to ask ourselves as citizens, not as Democrats attacking the administration, but as citizens, whether a world power can really provide global leadership on the basis of fear and anxiety? Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Administration Anxiety Ask Attacking Basis Citizens Democrats Fear Global Important Leadership Ourselves Power Provide Really Think Whether World]
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us. Sophocles
[ Accuser Conscience Dwells Powerful Terrible Us Which Within Witness]
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent. Jonathan Swift
[ Blessing Except Innocent Itself Power Protect Used]
Saddam Hussein has been tenacious in his pursuit of weapons of mass destruction and, unless he is removed from power, he will eventually harm our nation and our allies. Every moment we delay allows him to grow stronger. Richard Shelby
[ Allies Allows Been Delay Destruction Eventually Every Grow Harm Him His Hussein Mass Moment Nation Our Power Pursuit Removed Saddam Stronger Tenacious Unless Weapons Will]
I do believe in the power of prayer. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Believe Power Prayer]
Men are motivated and empowered when they feel needed. Women are motivated and empowered when they feel cherished. John Gray
[ Cherished Empowered Feel Men Motivated Needed Women]
Ideas are more powerful than people. Jim DeMint
[ Ideas More Powerful Than]
We are born to action; and whatever is capable of suggesting and guiding action has power over us from the first. Rush Limbaugh
[ Action Born Capable First Guiding Over Power Suggesting Us Whatever]
Power is poison. Its effect on Presidents had always been tragic. Henry B. Adams
[ Always Been Effect Had Poison Power Presidents Tragic]
From my time in Health I know that choice empowers people lives. John Hutton
[ Choice Empowers Health Know Lives Time]
But the basic difficulty still remains: It is the expansion of Federal power, about which I wish to express my alarm. How easily we embrace such business. Everett Dirksen
[ Alarm Basic Business Difficulty Easily Embrace Expansion Express Federal How Power Remains Still Such Which Wish]
The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism, and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians. Angelina Grimke
[ Among Any Blind Christians Civil Despotism Doctrine Ecclesiastical Human Obedience Ought Place Power Republicans Submission Unqualified Whether]
I didn't go to the right schools, didn't come from a well-known family, nor was I even remotely connected to a powerful publishing dynasty. Matt Drudge
[ Come Connected Dynasty Even Family Go Nor Powerful Publishing Remotely Right Schools Well-Known]
One of the workshop participants had shown me a single 8 X 10 photograph of a power plant where he actually was the general manager of this power cooperative. It was quite magical to me. John Sexton
[ Actually Cooperative General Had Magical Manager Participants Photograph Plant Power Quite Shown Single Where Workshop]
There is a powerful need for symbolism, and that means the architecture must have something that appeals to the human heart. There is a powerful need for symbolism, and that means the architecture must have something that appeals to the human heart. Kenzo Tange
[ Appeals Architecture Heart Human Means Must Need Powerful Something Symbolism]
There is little more powerful than when truth joins action. Bryant H. McGill
[ Action Joins Little More Powerful Than Truth]
Enormous enlargements of an object or a fragment give it a personality it never had before, and in this way, it can become a vehicle of entirely new lyric and plastic power. Fernand Leger
[ Become Before Enormous Entirely Fragment Give Had Lyric Never New Object Personality Plastic Power Vehicle Way]
At the same time it offered the hope, as it still does, that improved understanding could better the lot of mankind. For me, growing up in the 1930s, the two motivations powerfully reinforced each other. James Tobin
[ Better Could Does Each Growing Hope Improved Lot Mankind Motivations Offered Other Powerfully Reinforced Same Still Time Two Understanding Up]
Nothing stops the man who desires to achieve. Every obstacle is simply a course to develop his achievement muscle. It's a strengthening of his powers of accomplishment. Thomas Carlyle
[ Accomplishment Achieve Achievement Course Desires Develop Every His Man Muscle Nothing Obstacle Powers Simply Stops Strengthening]
And, as I have said, it's made me think twice about the imagination. If the spirits aren't external, how astonishing the mediums become! Victor Hugo said of his voices that they were like his own mental powers multiplied by five. James Merrill
[ Astonishing Become External Five His How Hugo Imagination Made Mediums Mental Multiplied Own Powers Said Spirits Think Twice Victor Voices Were]
It struck me that what I'd heard about certain celebrities was true: they had It, whatever the hell It was. Star power isn't a myth; it is tangible and forceful. Michael Bergin
[ Celebrities Certain Forceful Had Heard Hell Myth Power Star Struck Tangible True Whatever]
Dealing with backstabbers, there was one thing I learned. They're only powerful when you got your back turned. Eminem
[ Back Dealing Got Learned Only Powerful Thing Turned Your]
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything, he's no longer in your power - he's free again. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Power
[ Again Away Everything Free Long Longer Man Only Over Power Robbed Take Them Your]
I certainly know there are people in positions of power in the business who lack imagination and, perhaps as a result of that, think of me as 'David'. But I wouldn't really want to work with those people, you know? Michael C. Hall
[ Business Certainly David Imagination Know Lack Perhaps Positions Power Really Result Think Those Want Work]
You desire that which exceeds my humble powers, but I trust in the compassion and mercy of the All-powerful God. Saint Stephen
[ All-Powerful Compassion Desire Exceeds God Humble Mercy Powers Trust Which]
The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres. Bruno Bauer
[ Devotion Enchantment Family Fascinates Fiery Gives Nature Patriotism Powers Religious Sight Spirit Sweet Tie]
The coming of honor or disgrace must be a reflection of one's inner power. Xun Zi
[ Coming Disgrace Honor Inner Must Power Reflection]
President Bush spent last night calling world leaders to support the war with Iraq and it is sad when the most powerful man on earth is yelling, 'I know you're there, pick up, pick up. Craig Kilborn
[ Bush Calling Earth Iraq Know Last Leaders Man Most Night Pick Powerful President Sad Spent Support Up War World Yelling]
For the resolving powers of our scientific instruments decide, at a given moment, of the size and the vision of our Universe, and of the image we then make of ourselves. Albert Claude
[ Decide Given Image Instruments Make Moment Our Ourselves Powers Resolving Scientific Size Then Universe Vision]
Scientific progress makes moral progress a necessity; for if man's power is increased, the checks that restrain him from abusing it must be strengthened. Madame de Stael
[ Abusing Checks Him Increased Makes Man Moral Must Necessity Power Progress Restrain Scientific Strengthened]
I don't know how you can do it, if you don't recognition the media as a power center in America. Sydney Schanberg
[ America Center How Know Media Power Recognition]
The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune. William Penn
[ Ambitious Blasts Fortune Men Most Power Tallest Trees Winds]
What's different here is that we have now technologies that allow these life science companies to bypass classical breeding. That's what makes it both powerful and exciting. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Allow Both Breeding Bypass Classical Companies Different Exciting Here Life Makes Now Powerful Science Technologies These]
Power without abuse loses its charm. Paul Valery
[ Abuse Charm Loses Power Without]
Nuclear power is an important part of our domestic fuel mix. Michael Burgess
[ Domestic Fuel Important Mix Nuclear Our Part Power]
The concentration and reciprocal effect of industry and agriculture conjoin in a growth of productive powers, which increases more in geometrical than in arithmetical proportion. Friedrich List
[ Agriculture Arithmetical Concentration Effect Geometrical Growth Increases Industry More Powers Productive Proportion Reciprocal Than Which]
I really believed that the priests were acquainted with my thoughts; and often stood in great awe of them. They often told me they had power to strike me dead at any moment. Maria Monk
[ Acquainted Any Awe Believed Dead Great Had Moment Often Power Priests Really Stood Strike Them Thoughts Told Were]
I don't want to write any more for the old Man-power instruments and am handicapped by the lack of adequate electrical instruments for which I now conceive my music. Edgard Varese
[ Adequate Am Any Conceive Electrical Handicapped Instruments Lack More Music Now Old Want Which Write]
Noah and his family were the only loyal and obedient subjects to the legal power: they alone were saved. Orson Pratt
[ Alone Family His Legal Loyal Noah Obedient Only Power Saved Subjects Were]
The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish. Charlie Chaplin
[ Dictators Die Hate Liberty Long Men Never Pass Perish Power Return Took Will]
In the due exercise of your official power, in strictest accordance with law and the Constitution, you can deprive the enemy of that which, above all else, has given, and still gives him, aid and comfort. Robert Dale Owen
[ Above Accordance Aid Comfort Constitution Deprive Due Else Enemy Exercise Given Gives Him Law Official Power Still Strictest Which Your]
As I came to power peacefully, so shall I keep it. Corazon Aquino
[ Came Keep Peacefully Power Shall]
The great power the president has is that he is the most prominent person in the biggest media event on the planet. He has the attention of the nation and the world. When he speaks, everybody listens. David Frum
[ Attention Biggest Event Everybody Great Listens Media Most Nation Person Planet Power President Prominent Speaks World]
My music, my songs are 100 percent inspired by girl power. Paulina Rubio Music
[ Girl Inspired Music Percent Power Songs]
And in my own life, in my own small way, I've tried to give back to this country that has given me so much. That's why I left a job at a law firm for a career in public service, working to empower young people to volunteer in their communities. Because I believe that each of us - no matter what our age or background or walk of life - each of us has something to contribute to the life of this nation. Michelle Obama
[ Age Back Background Because Believe Career Communities Contribute Country Each Empower Firm Give Given Job Law Left Life Matter Much Nation Our Own Public Service Small Something Their Tried Us Volunteer Walk Way Why Work]
The least one can say of power is that a vocation for it is suspicious. Jean Rostand
[ Least Power Say Suspicious Vocation]
In the end, the Foreign Ministry had no power at all to do anything. Lloyd Cutler
[ Anything End Foreign Had Ministry Power]
Instead of focusing on that circumstances that you cannot change - focus strongly and powerfully on the circumstances that you can. Joy Page
[ Cannot Change Circumstances Focus Focusing Instead Powerfully Strongly]
The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant. John Stuart Mill
[ Against Any Civilized Community Either Exercised Good Harm His Member Moral Only Others Over Own Physical Power Prevent Purpose Rightfully Sufficient Warrant Which Will]
With Whitney she has such a unique sound and powerful instrument that she made those songs her own. She might as well have written them because she brought such a power and passion to them that were very unique. She has a great gift. Justin Guarini
[ Because Brought Gift Great Her Instrument Made Might Own Passion Power Powerful She Songs Sound Such Them Those Unique Very Well Were Whitney Written]
I mean simply to say that I want my characters to suggest the background in themselves, even when it is not visible. I want them to be so powerfully realized that we cannot imagine them apart from their physical and social context even when we see them in empty space. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Apart Background Cannot Characters Context Empty Even Imagine Mean Physical Powerfully Realized Say See Simply Social Space Suggest Their Them Themselves Visible Want]
You can't give the government the power to do good without also giving it the power to do bad - in fact, to do anything it wants. Harry Browne
[ Also Anything Bad Fact Give Giving Good Government Power Wants Without]
No doubt that the U.S. is a super-power capable of conquering a relatively small country, but is it able to control it? Bashar al-Assad
[ Able Capable Conquering Control Country Doubt Relatively Small]
Liberal Democrats are inexorably opposed to tax cuts, because tax cuts give people more power, and take away from the role of government. Rush Limbaugh
[ Away Because Cuts Democrats Give Government Inexorably Liberal More Opposed Power Role Take Tax]
There is no reason to have problems between country and country, between government and government, when there is a separation of powers. Ricardo Lagos
[ Between Country Government Powers Problems Reason Separation]
These rough sketches, which are born in an instant in the heat of inspiration, express the idea of their author in a few strokes, while on the other hand too much effort and diligence sometimes saps the vitality and powers of those who never know when to leave off. Giorgio Vasari
[ Author Born Diligence Effort Express Few Hand Heat Idea Inspiration Instant Know Leave Much Never Off Other Powers Rough Saps Sketches Sometimes Strokes Their These Those Too Vitality Which While]
The years between 1800 and 1825 were distinguished, so far as our domestic development was concerned, by the growth of the Western pioneer Democracy in power and self-consciousness. Herbert Croly
[ Between Concerned Democracy Development Distinguished Domestic Far Growth Our Pioneer Power Self-Consciousness Were Western Years]
It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power. Alan Cohen
[ Adventurous Change Courage Embrace Exciting Familiar Life Longer Lot Meaningful More Movement New Power Real Release Secure Security Seemingly Takes]
What is important, then, is not that the critic should possess a correct abstract definition of beauty for the intellect, but a certain kind of temperament, the power of being deeply moved by the presence of beautiful objects. Walter Pater
[ Abstract Beautiful Beauty Being Certain Correct Critic Deeply Definition Important Intellect Kind Moved Objects Possess Power Presence Should Temperament Then]
The highest proof of virtue is to possess boundless power without abusing it. Thomas Babington
[ Abusing Boundless Highest Possess Power Proof Virtue Without]