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I didn't and don't go to Internet for any business purposes. The book sales for me by this point are way beyond any influence I might have, positively, or others might have, negatively.
~By R. A. Salvatore ~


When I was starting to write, the great influence was T.S. Eliot and after that William Butler Yeats.
~By Howard Nemerov ~


I would like the Medical Society to be one of the resources for information about the influences that have an impact on our patients and our practices.
~By Samuel Wilson ~


The woman who can't influence her husband to vote the way she wants ought to be ashamed of herself.
~By E. M. Forster ~


Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


However, I think, first of all, that what's happening in Sierra Leone is going to have the great influence on those governments who will be asked to provide forces to the Congo. Second, of course, the Security Council has no professional military advice organized in any way.
~By Alex Morrison ~


I spent two years in the Army. And my older brother, who was also a great positive influence on me, encouraged me to think about law school, and I said - well, I didn't have any money.
~By George J. Mitchell ~


I suppose, counting back, if the Beatles had been influenced by music in the same length of time ago - you'd have to put that into better English for me, thank you - they would have been like a banjo orchestra. They would have been doing show tunes.
~By Jonny Greenwood ~


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.
~By William Ellery Channing ~


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.
~By Josiah Strong ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence.
~By Bernadette Devlin ~


My parents always saw me as an artist, and that greatly influenced me.
~By Meredith Brooks ~


I just want to be told a story, and I want to believe I'm living that story, and I don't give a thought to influences or method or any other writerly concerns.
~By Anne Tyler ~


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 ~


The industry does have some influence on who gets other awards. With the Mercury Prize, they don't. Jon comes from the business, but his heart is still very much in the music. Currently, we have about 12 major names that have said they want to be a part of MUDDA.
~By Peter Gabriel ~


In the early part of the '60s I was influenced by the Ventures.
~By Carl Wilson ~


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 ~


Although Alchemy has now fallen into contempt, and is even considered a thing of the past, the physicain should not be influenced by such judgements.
~By Paracelsus ~


My current mantra is that sometimes we need teachers in our lives. I never had that in my life, parents and stuff like that; I tried to stay on the outside of them or anybody that had that kind of influence.
~By Taylor Dayne ~


I was the first person to come into New York with a Latin American point of view which was also very much influenced by political happenings in Latin America.
~By Ruben Blades ~


My biggest musical influences are probably my parents.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


It is needless to say how great has been the influence of the doctrine of Evolution, or rather perhaps of the method of investigation to which it has given birth, upon the study of history, especially the history of institutions.
~By Goldwin Smith ~


According to the scientific naturalist version of cosmic history, nature is a permanently closed system of material effects that can never be influenced by something from outside - like God, for example.
~By Phillip E. Johnson ~


A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule. A woman's influence ought to be entirely concealed.
~By Honore De Balzac ~


One always hopes that you're going to have influence and staying power, but you never know.
~By Chris Frantz ~


Public opinion is a permeating influence, and it exacts obedience to itself; it requires us to drink other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits.
~By Walter Bagehot ~


The people who influence you are the people who believe in you.
~By Henry Drummond ~


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 ~


I don't have traceable literary models because I haven't had great literary influences in my life.
~By Manuel Puig ~


We weren't afraid to mix some crazy styles into the standard rockabilly look. We also took a lot of different musical influences that were part of that era.
~By Brian Setzer ~


I think the fact that I created something and had an enormous influence is indisputable.
~By La Monte Young ~


In 1995 the whole political situation was very complicated. I was the first deputy prime minister, and at the same time I had very low influence in the government.
~By Anatoly Chubais ~


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


I just have a lot off different influences.
~By Mose Allison ~


When I began writing, I didn't read any other children's poets... I didn't want to be influenced until I'd found my own voice. Now I read them all.
~By Jack Prelutsky ~


As a songwriter, I was influenced by David Bowie - a great writer. A class above everybody in so many ways. Lennon and McCartney, of course. Class stuff. David Cousins was my favorite lyricist.
~By Rick Wakeman ~


A return to first principles in a republic is sometimes caused by the simple virtues of one man. His good example has such an influence that the good men strive to imitate him, and the wicked are ashamed to lead a life so contrary to his example.
~By Niccolo Machiavelli ~


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 ~


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 ~


We are always going to be influenced by America... I watched the word 'bum' go out and 'butt' come in. And part of me says, oh that's a shame, but Aussie boys are still Aussie boys.
~By Bryan Brown ~


As a people, we know what we can do, we know how to do it, and we just want to get on with it. How? By ensuring that Canada's place in the world is one of influence and pride.
~By Paul Martin ~


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


Billy Wilder is really is a heavy influence on Bound. We felt that film noir was a genre where you could create a really contained story. We wanted to be on a set as much as we could to get the kind of style level we were looking for.
~By Larry Wachowski ~


That's one of the things about the Tea Party people. They think corporations have too much influence in American life and they do.
~By Howard Dean ~


However, it does seem now that the international community, more importantly the powers that have influence, and, even more importantly, Afghanistan's neighbors realize that it is high time that they work together, and not against one another.
~By Lakhdar Brahimi ~


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


The most profound, tangible influence in my life has been my wife, Monique. I don't know that I would even be alive were it not for her, and I certainly would not be the person that I am today.
~By Edgar Winter ~


You may be pulling from different influences because of different things that are going on in your life, different people that are around you and more experiences to pull from.
~By Zac Hanson ~


I am so far as I am aware not at all influenced by dramatists, expect for Shakespeare, who I have to say, it is impossible not to be influenced by if you hold language to be the major element of theatre.
~By Howard Barker ~


One of the things that's influenced me musically was my experience at Brown University. I was surrounded by musicians that I really admired, and felt challenged to come up with music, lyrics, and recordings that stood up to the expectations of those musicians and myself.
~By Lisa Loeb ~


I brought samples in, because I didn't have any comic book samples, and I brought all these illustrations that I had influenced by Norman Rockwell and a couple of the other big boys. That's all I had, that's all I brought.
~By Dan DeCarlo ~


Generally, my writing is influenced by living, by absorbing everything that happens to me and my actions.
~By Graham Nash ~


I did not support any more New York. I lived 10 years there, and after September 11, I felt very European. I did not share the opinion of people in the street, who were deeply influenced by what they heard in the media.
~By Yannick Noah ~


There were a whole lot, I bought every blues record I could find, it wasn't just one or two people. My vocal influences were Ray Charles and Bobby Blue Bland.
~By Johnny Winter ~


Discipline strengthens the mind so that it becomes impervious to the corroding influence of fear.
~By Bernard Law Montgomery ~


I think my uncle was probably the biggest influence in my life. We grew up in the same house, and he was just a really great, hard-working, honest, ethical person.
~By Catherine Bell ~


The most important influence in my childhood was my father.
~By DeForest Kelley ~


I never consciously do any work directly influenced from any movie, unless I'm doing a parody.
~By Ted Rall ~


I understand that postmodern literature probably means people like DeLillo, The Fiction Collective, but I don't get it that those writers are really influenced by postmodern theorists.
~By Kathy Acker ~


The first movie I saw - and I don't know if it influenced me - was Ben Hur. We watched it outside in a corn field, and it ran backwards, so the first movie I ever saw was Ben Hur backwards.
~By Roberto Benigni ~


The Bee Gees were always heavily influenced by black music. As a songwriter, it's never been difficult to pick up on the changing styles of music out there, and soul has always been my favourite genre.
~By Robin Gibb ~


Whoever wants peace among nations must seek to limit the state and its influence most strictly.
~By Ludwig von Mises ~


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


There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


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


I, talking about my children, of course I wanted them to succeed in life, they have to choose whatever job or occupation that they want, I will not try to influence.
~By Abdullah Ahmad Badawi ~


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 ~


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 ~


And very often the influence exerted on a person's character by the amount of his income is hardly less, if it is less, than that exerted by the way in which it is earned.
~By Alfred Marshall ~


In fact, an awful lot of N.F.L. club owners have practically no influence on their players at all, simply because they're not full-time working owners.
~By Pete Rozelle ~


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 ~


It's pretty hard to measure influence of written or visual material.
~By Ben Shahn ~


To this day the Arab influence is evident in southern Italy, northern Africa and, above all, in Spain.
~By Carroll Quigley ~


The most powerful moral influence is example.
~By Huston Smith ~


T-Bone Walker was a big influence on just about every guitar player around.
~By Johnny Winter ~


Perseverance is an active principle, and cannot continue to operate but under the influence of desire.
~By William Godwin ~


It was both necessary and desirable for us to be so strong at sea that no Sea Power could attack us without risk, so that we might be free to protect our oversea interests, independently of the influence and the choice of other Sea Powers.
~By Bernhard von Bulow ~


Influence is like a savings account. The less you use it, the more you've got.
~By Andrew Young ~


The other writer who had a very important early influence on me when I was about 17 was C.S. Lewis.
~By Tanith Lee ~


People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult.
~By Keith Henson ~


The piece that had a large influence on me was Turangalila.
~By Harrison Birtwistle ~


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'm not aware that I was consciously influenced by any director, though these things often happen unnoticed, submerged in the unconscious.
~By William Peter Blatty ~


The intercourse between the Mediterranean and the North or between the Atlantic and Central Europe was never purely economic or political; it also meant the exchange of knowledge and ideas and the influence of social institutions and artistic and literary forms.
~By Christopher Dawson ~


Men like me, who merely wish to establish political freedom, will in such circumstances lose all their influence, and others will get influence who may become dangerous to all established interests whatsoever.
~By Lajos Kossuth ~


The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by five hundred readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the five hundred, he reaches the five hundred thousand.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


Each member of the band has varied influences, and the same diversity is reflected in our fanbase.
~By Daisy Berkowitz ~


I can't say I feel influenced by today's guitar players.
~By Robin Trower ~


I read very widely, both non-fiction and fiction, so I don't think there's a single writer who influences me.
~By Peter Benchley ~


My father had retained an emotional affection for the ceremonial of his parental home, without allowing it to influence his intellectual freedom.
~By Franz Boas ~


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


The forbidden things were a great influence on my life. I was forbidden from reading A Catcher in the Rye.
~By Amy Tan ~


The way I was brought up by my parents and guided through my football life by the influences of various managers means that in some ways I am black and white.
~By Stuart Pearce ~


Whatever I'm reading at the moment seems to influence whatever I'm writing.
~By John Sladek ~


The influence of Paris, for instance, is now minimal. Yet a lot is written about Paris fashion.
~By Geoffrey Beene ~


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 have the feeling it will influence my future writing to the extent that without any material worries I could develop a greater ease, even lightheartedness, in my writing.
~By Elfriede Jelinek ~

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January 22 ,2021
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