Influence Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Influence

Read This: Homesickness Quotes And Sayings

Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
~By Walt Disney ~


Most of the confidence which I appear to feel, especially when influenced by noon wine, is only a pretense.
~By Tennessee Williams ~


When I started out, I preferred to watch my films without music, as its presence tends to mask the underlying pace of the film. I felt I could feel the rhythm of the film better without music to influence me.
~By Paul Hirsch ~


It follows from what we have just said, that the natural changes of monads come from an internal principle, since an external cause would be unable to influence their inner being.
~By Gottfried Leibniz ~


To suggest that Quebecers willingly give up the chance to exercise fully their influence within the federal government would be to betray the historical role Quebec has always played in Confederation, and to undermine the legitimacy of their pride and ambitions.
~By Kim Campbell ~


Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.
~By Ulysses S. Grant ~


The stated mission at the time was simply to use the influence of the entertainment industry to do an accurate portrayal of drug and alcohol abuse. We all admit that we're not trying to censor anybody.
~By Gerald McRaney ~


The Gospel having spread itself into Persia, the pagan priests, who worshipped the sun, were greatly alarmed, and dreaded the loss of that influence they had hitherto maintained over the people's minds and properties.
~By John Foxe ~


Also, people are not often aware of the way the United States' policies influence what happens in places like Haiti or El Salvador or Nicaragua. Or in Columbia right now.
~By Edwidge Danticat ~


Music has always been transnational; people pick up whatever interests them, and certainly a lot of classical music has absorbed influences from all over the world.
~By Yo-Yo Ma ~


The big battle at the end of DW isn't drawn from history, but it's influenced by history, certainly.
~By Walter Jon Williams ~


Influenced by him, and probably even more so by my brother Theodore (a year older than me), I soon became interested in biology and developed a respect for the importance of science and the scientific method.
~By Frederick Sanger ~


There is an immutable conflict at work in life and in business, a constant battle between peace and chaos. Neither can be mastered, but both can be influenced. How you go about that is the key to success.
~By Philip Knight ~


There is incredible power in the arts to inspire and influence.
~By Julie Taymor ~


Today's youth cannot miss something they have never known, but I fear that there are no current fictional characters whose impact and influence will last with such abiding affection into their 'sore and yellow' as this splendid man's creations have in mine!
~By Peter Cushing ~


I often think you bring unhappiness on yourself, because if you don't like yourself very much, you allow yourself to be influenced by people who reinforce that.
~By Lynn Johnston ~


I've been asked a great deal about the influence I've had with my work and it's impossible to say, you know.
~By Ben Shahn ~


For since it is impossible for a created monad to have a physical influence on the inner nature of another, this is the only way in which one can be dependent on another.
~By Gottfried Leibniz ~


In this culture, where entertainers and athletes wield such power, it seems only right to me that they try to make their influence a good one.
~By Pat Boone ~


Canada remains alienated from its allies, shut out of the reconstruction process to some degree, unable to influence events. There is no upside to the position Canada took.
~By Stephen Harper ~


The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.
~By Deepak Chopra ~


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.
~By James Allen ~


Influence, people think about it as someone you like but influence is also what you're revolted by. In fact, often it's what you're running away from.
~By Marc Ribot ~


I'm a child of the 70's; influenced mostly by albums that had a wide variety of style.
~By Kip Winger ~


If we cannot by reason, by influence, by example, by strenuous effort, and by personal sacrifice, mend the bad places of civilization, we certainly cannot do it by force.
~By Auberon Herbert ~


For me, having come to study and understand some of the Bible and finally getting saved made a huge difference in me, because my wife was a big influence on that. I saw in her, when I first met her, a person's soul at peace with everything and everybody around her.
~By Randy Travis ~


A comprehensive national energy policy is critical to our nation's economy and our national security. Energy expenditures account for about 7% percent of our total economy and influence pricing in the much of the rest of the economy.
~By Heather Wilson ~


Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan had tremendous influence on generations of American because, even if people disagreed with them, they admired them because they made very strong commitments to things they believed in.
~By Phil Crane ~


It costs a great deal of money to do a musical, and the more money involved, the more big business influences the artform.
~By Hal Price ~


I've had my moments of insanity. But there is a certain responsibility to set proper examples for your children, and that influences your choices in every aspect of your life.
~By Andy Garcia ~


I think that my vampires in general were influenced by my being allowed to watch the Hammer vampire films. Vampire Circus, also shown as Circus of Fear, was one of those movies.
~By Laurell K. Hamilton ~


The future influences the present just as much as the past.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


The films that influenced me were so disparate that there's almost no pattern.
~By James Cameron ~


Because everything we say and do is the length and shadow of our own souls, our influence is determined by the quality of our being.
~By Dale Turner ~


It wasn't so much that I had to leave to make it in the music business as I was curious to be out on my own and sort of explore. I never felt that where I was ever influenced my songwriting.
~By Matthew Sweet ~


As Erykah Badu, it has nothing to do with me, the way I look, my hair wrap, my style, it's about you and what you feel for my music. If I can make you feel like the way that people who influenced me made me feel, that's completion.
~By Erykah Badu ~


One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics.
~By Henri Poincare ~


I'd pick a young white guy over an old white guy for president anytime because the younger guy is more likely to have been influenced by the great social changes of the '60s and '70s.
~By D. L. Hughley ~


I'm a businesswoman. I am a music lover. I like for people to like my music. When you listen to top 40 radio, you hear pop stuff. You hear rock stuff. You hear all these different influences.
~By Lee Ann Womack ~


I was influenced by surrealist poetry and painting as were thousands of other people, and it seems to me to have become a part of the way I write, but it's not.
~By Kenneth Koch ~


This was totally influenced by me and the direction that I am writing about and the stuff that I am writing about. There is just no way that you can be as intense as what I have been through in my life over a drum beat machine, sample, or loop; it's just not going to happen.
~By Vanilla Ice ~


My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors.
~By Tracey Ullman ~


During the Fifties, political and military activities in Vietnam were heavily influenced by the French, who as recent colonial masters, made all-important decisions.
~By Nguyen Cao Ky ~


I guess everything having to do with your background has some influence on how you tell stories but it's hard to parse how growing up in a Jewish community in Minnesota really affected it.
~By Joel Coen ~


It seemed to me you could do anything in comics. So I started doing my thing, which is mainly influenced by novelists, stand-up comedians, that sort of thing.
~By Harvey Pekar ~


Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
~By Friedrich Schiller ~


I love painting and music, of course. I don't know nearly as much about them as I know about poetry. I've certainly been influenced by fiction. I was overwhelmed by War and Peace when I read it, and I didn't read it until I was in my late 20s.
~By Kenneth Koch ~


By a great man, however, we mean a man who, because of his spiritual gifts, his character, and other qualities, deserves to be called great and who as a result earns the power to influence others.
~By Fredrik Bajer ~


The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.
~By Amos Bronson Alcott ~


I've always been the first to admit that Jimi was a very big influence on my early stuff.
~By Robin Trower ~


The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.
~By Ken Blanchard ~


The orchestration of press, radio and television to create a continuous, lasting and total environment renders the influence of propaganda virtually unnoticed precisely because it creates a constant environment.
~By Jacques Ellul ~


Seek always for the answer within. Be not influenced by those around you, by their thoughts or their words.
~By Eileen Caddy ~


Did people think I sounded black? Totally, but that was a marketing tool as well, but also this is how I grew up and these are my influences.
~By Taylor Dayne ~


The final upshot of thinking is the exercise of volition, and of this thought no longer forms a part; but belief is only a stadium of mental action, an effect upon our nature due to thought, which will influence future thinking.
~By Charles Sanders Peirce ~


I don't think I'm really so unique. If every black person looked at their life they would quickly discover that they have been influenced by every type of music prevalent in America.
~By Roy Ayers ~


Even the contemporary horror authors who have seriously influenced me are a disparate bunch.
~By George Stephen ~


The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses.
~By Ernst Mach ~


I was mainly influenced by the Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, Loretta Lynn, Merle Haggard, and others like Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash.
~By Iris DeMent ~


And I also see how this body influences external images: it gives back movement to them.
~By Henri Bergson ~


My older kids are fantastic people. It can't be the result of my influence on them.
~By Harrison Ford ~


You can't stop what comes into a country, you can be influenced, but you can't stop it, you shouldn't, because it makes all the others interesting, we all get muddled up together, and produce something that belongs to everyone.
~By Ninette de Valois ~


House was the first film where I had no influence on the script. I had to buy the script with the game rights.
~By Uwe Boll ~


Working lives are for the state to influence. Unemployment makes people unhappy. So does instability.
~By Polly Toynbee ~


I've never felt influenced by Ernest Hemingway though I suppose there is something inevitable there.
~By Jim Harrison ~


I suppose I'm most influenced by any good, commercial writer. I learn from everyone.
~By Nicholas Sparks ~


In my opinion, Lenny Bruce was more of an influence on Zappa's satirical lyric's than anyone that I know of.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~


My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher.
~By David Soul ~


A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.
~By Joseph Addison ~


I think church and state should remain entirely separate at all costs, and that the decision of religious marriage should be of each faith to debate and decide free of political influence.
~By Adam Rickitt ~


Affluence means influence.
~By Jack London ~


My whole life experience feeds into my writing. I think that must be true for every writer. Clearly the Army and combat were major influences; just the same, you need to understand that many of the writers we have now couldn't load a revolver.
~By Gene Wolfe ~


Advertising reflects the mores of society, but it does not influence them.
~By David Ogilvy ~


Janis Joplin is definitely one of my biggest influences. She taught me how to feel music, and I don't think there's anyone like her that could bring such pain and emotion to a song.
~By LeAnn Rimes ~


As such people achieve influence within the organization, whenever there is a conflict between their own interest and the interest of the organization, their interests will win out.
~By Robert Shea ~


Picasso once remarked I do not care who it is that has or does influence me as long as it is not myself.
~By Gertrude Stein ~


Mom was the greatest influence of my childhood. She wanted to save me from the vice, lust, and drinking that was all about me.
~By Ethel Waters ~


A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
~By Henry Adams ~


Be influenced by nothing but your clients' interests. Tell them the truth.
~By Arthur C. Nielsen ~


Chick Corea was a great influence on me, musically, as I was growing up.
~By Debra Wilson ~


I find it greatly disturbing that the Bush administration has used political and religious ideologies to influence national policy on science and medicine.
~By Tammy Baldwin ~


Nor is it that truly a belief at all which has not some influence upon the actions of him who holds it.
~By William Kingdon Clifford ~


Children have in the past and continue to influence policy makers.
~By Carol Bellamy ~


Alliances and international organizations should be understood as opportunities for leadership and a means to expand our influence, not as constraints on our power.
~By Chuck Hagel ~


Beginning with adolescence, my political formation was oriented in the ideological direction of Marxism. It was natural, being that my thinking was influenced by an atmosphere of active critical resistance. That was the way it was during all of the dictatorship and up to the Revolution of 1974.
~By Jose Saramago ~


A lasting solution to this problem will have an exceptionally positive influence foremost on the peoples of Palestine and Israel, as well as on the region and the international community.
~By Recep Tayyip Erdogan ~


Another cause for the increase in alienation and cynicism is a feeling that too many policy decisions that affect individuals have been taken out of any system that has accountability or that they can influence.
~By Robert Teeter ~


Our analysis of truth and falsehood, or of the nature of judgment, is not very likely to be influenced by our hopes and fears.
~By Charles D. Broad ~


I'm not, by nature, a collaborator. My biggest influences were people like painters and poets. These are solitary workers.
~By Robert Wyatt ~


The staff at the Institute will present an analysis on how asset price fluctuations and subsequent structural adjustments influence sustained economic growth, based on Japan's experience since the second half of the 1980s.
~By Toshihiko Fukui ~


Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth. By simply not mentioning certain subjects... totalitarian propagandists have influenced opinion much more effectively than they could have by the most eloquent denunciations.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


An artist's sphere of influence is the world.
~By Carl Maria von Weber ~


In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.
~By Dwight D. Eisenhower ~


The writer is the person who stands outside society, independent of affiliation and independent of influence.
~By Don DeLillo ~


As a great man's influence never ends, so also there is not definite finality, no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries, ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs of a growing population and an enlarging domain.
~By Cleveland Abbe ~


I had furthermore spoken on the assumption that Russia would mobilize, whereas the assumption of the German Government had hitherto been, officially, that Serbia would receive no support; and what I had said must influence the German Government to take the matter seriously.
~By Edward Grey ~


But in simple substances the influence of one monad over another is ideal only.
~By Gottfried Leibniz ~


Manners are one of the greatest engines of influence ever given to man.
~By Richard Whately ~


Nothing changes more constantly than the past; for the past that influences our lives does not consist of what actually happened, but of what men believe happened.
~By Gerald W. Johnson ~


Even with Extreme, I don't think you have a choice but to sort of have somewhat of an influence of the times.
~By Nuno Bettencourt ~

Read This: Friendship Quotes And Sayings
July 27 ,2021
All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Peace Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Peace
Decisions Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Decisions
Possibilities Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Possibilities
Dating Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Dating
Talk Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Talk