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Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.
~By Irving Berlin ~


I'm a normal person and I don't have superpowers! I do normal things, too.
~By Larisa Oleynik ~


I think in the corridors of power these dangerous kinds of orders are issued in a much more vague way, passed down two or three levels of command before they're given to the assassin.
~By Eddie Campbell ~


Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Traditions are the guideposts driven deep in our subconscious minds. The most powerful ones are those we can't even describe, aren't even aware of.
~By Ellen Goodman ~


Sony could have $50 million and a sound stage and A-list actors and never make the same film. The constraints on this film became the essence of this film, became the power of this film.
~By Joshua Leonard ~


I think, certainly in the more civilized societies, women's roles are growing in power all of the time.
~By Sally Quinn ~


If I desired to kill the senator why did I not do it? You all admit that I had him in my power.
~By Preston Brooks ~


Apart altogether from our own vital interests, we cannot and must not desert those other nations who have already gone through so much tragedy and suffering to defeat the evil designs of the Axis powers.
~By Stafford Cripps ~


Lenin, the greatest theorist of them all, did not know what he was going to do after he had got the power.
~By Garet Garrett ~


We kind of agree with Mao that political power comes largely from the barrel of a gun. And we get it that if you want a friend you should get a dog.
~By Ron Bloom ~


Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship.
~By George Orwell ~


I was ecstatic they re-named 'French Fries' as 'Freedom Fries'. Grown men and women in positions of power in the U.S. government showing themselves as idiots.
~By Johnny Depp ~


The present in New York is so powerful that the past is lost.
~By John Jay Chapman ~


Goodness, armed with power, is corrupted; and pure love without power is destroyed.
~By Reinhold Niebuhr ~


Conflicting commercial regulations of the different States shackled and diminished both foreign and domestic trade; hence the power to regulate commerce was conferred.
~By Robert Toombs ~


Guns will make us powerful; butter will only make us fat.
~By Hermann Goering ~


Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today.
~By Jack Valenti ~


The humblest is the peer of the most powerful.
~By John Marshall Harlan ~


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.
~By Richard Eberhart ~


Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
~By Kofi Annan ~


Using the power you derive from the discovery of the truth about racism in South Africa, you will help us to remake our part of the world into a corner of the globe on which all - of which all of humanity can be proud.
~By Oliver Tambo ~


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.
~By Sepp Blatter ~


We are born to action; and whatever is capable of suggesting and guiding action has power over us from the first.
~By Rush Limbaugh ~


I have the same sense of the power and virtue of knowledge that some people get from a religious background.
~By Walter Gilbert ~


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.
~By Drew Barrymore ~


The power of the harasser, the abuser, the rapist depends above all on the silence of women.
~By Ursula K. LeGuin ~


The greatly increased consumption of alcoholic beverages is very largely a direct result of the increased purchasing power created by wartime expenditures.
~By William Lyon Mackenzie King ~


Body language is a very powerful tool. We had body language before we had speech, and apparently, 80% of what you understand in a conversation is read through the body, not the words.
~By Deborah Bull ~


I know that I haven't powers enough to divide myself into one who earns and one who creates.
~By Tillie Olsen ~


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.
~By Voltaire ~


Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.
~By Charles Simmons ~


I believe - though I may be wrong, because I'm no expert - that this war is about what most wars are about: hegemony, money, power and oil.
~By Dustin Hoffman ~


Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.
~By Quentin Crisp ~


Personal faith can be a powerful force for public good.
~By David E. Price ~


My trust in a higher power that wants me to survive and have love in my life, is what keeps me moving forward.
~By Kenny Loggins ~


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.
~By Nellie Bly ~


A city that outdistances man's walking powers is a trap for man.
~By Arnold J. Toynbee ~


It is in the power of every individual to do that which the community as a whole is powerless to effect.
~By William Thomas Stead ~


At a time when science plays such a powerful role in the life of society, when the destiny of the whole of mankind may hinge on the results of scientific research, it is incumbent on all scientists to be fully conscious of that role, and conduct themselves accordingly.
~By Joseph Rotblat ~


In medicine, as in statecraft and propaganda, words are sometimes the most powerful drugs we can use.
~By Sara Murray Jordan ~


Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who posses it; and this I know, my lords: that where law ends, tyranny begins.
~By William Pitt ~


Desire creates the power.
~By Raymond Holliwell ~


I feel that all good art is powerful and simple.
~By Aulis Sallinen ~


Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
~By James Allen ~


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.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


With our work at Kazaa, we began seeing growing broadband connections and more powerful computers and more streaming multimedia, and we saw that the traditional way of communicating by phone no longer made a lot of sense.
~By Niklas Zennstrom ~


Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
~By Maggie Kuhn ~


In this most powerful nation in the world, lack of access to health care should not force local and state governments, companies and workers into bankruptcy, while causing unnecessary illness and hospitalization.
~By John Conyers ~


Politicians are there to try to deal with stuff, but sometimes it's both fortunate and unfortunate that people like us have more... not involvement, but more power in the stuff that we say.
~By Thierry Henry ~


For anyone who works in front of an audience there is no thrill quite like that of feeling and hearing the evidence of the audience members' enjoyment. Laughter and applause really are powerful.
~By Randy West ~


The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
~By Albert Einstein ~


Power, after love, is the first source of happiness.
~By Stendhal ~


No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
~By Edmund Burke ~


At this time, my work on the SPS power supplies had just come to an end; I joined a study group on the pp project and an experimental team studying cooling in a small ring (ICE).
~By Simon van der Meer ~


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.
~By Melissa Etheridge ~


I believe that the will of the people is resolved by a strong leadership. Even in a democratic society, events depend on a strong leadership with a strong power of persuasion, and not on the opinion of the masses.
~By Yitzhak Shamir ~


Far too many executives have become more concerned with the "four P's" - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders.
~By T. Boone Pickens ~


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 .
~By Evita Peron ~


To that movement, consecrated by religious principle, sustained by an awful sense of justice, and cheered by the brightest hopes of future good, all our powers, talents, and attainments are devoted.
~By George Ripley ~


My children are 10 and three, and the longing and the need for them is incredibly powerful.
~By Treat Williams ~


From a very early age I had imbibed the opinion that it was every man's duty to do all that lay in his power to leave his country as good as he had found it.
~By William Cobbett ~


The motive power of democracy is love.
~By Henri Bergson ~


What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
~By Elizabeth Barrett Browning ~


Martin Luther King Jr. really understood the role of the churches when he said, 'The church is not meant to be the master of the state.' We don't sort of take power and grab the levers of government and impose our agenda down people's throats.
~By Jim Wallis ~


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.
~By Arundhati Roy ~


The California crunch really is the result of not enough power-generating plants and then not enough power to power the power of generating plants.
~By George W. Bush ~


It's interesting to note that all revolutionary literature was written by pastors. These guys were involved in a revolution against the mightiest power that the world had ever seen.
~By Randall Terry ~


Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun.
~By Mao Tse Tung ~


Music is the most powerful thing on this earth, and it's hard to be angry when you are listening to music.
~By Jerry Reed ~


There is something about inside information which seems to paralyse a man's reasoning powers.
~By Bernard Baruch ~


The great awareness comes slowly, piece by piece. The path of spiritual growth is a path of lifelong learning. The experience of spiritual power is basically a joyful one.
~By M. Scott Peck ~


The people are the government, administering it by their agents; they are the government, the sovereign power.
~By Andrew Jackson ~


What I fear most is power with impunity. I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse.
~By Isabel Allende ~


And, if we have any evidence that the wisdom which formed the plan is in the man, we have the very same evidence, that the power which executed it is in him also.
~By Thomas Reid ~


What we're doing is making sure that we have a safe and secure border region from San Diego all the way to Brownsville. And that means manpower, it means technology, it means infrastructure, it means interior enforcement. All, you know, kind of layered in appropriate ways, and making sure, like I said before, the border is safe and secure.
~By Janet Napolitano ~


This radical transformation of world power relationships reflects primarily in the case of both the USA and the USSR the growth of the productive forces.
~By Earl Browder ~


I have gone from being a 21-year-old with wide eyes to a 24-year-old woman. With success comes a lot of responsibility and power.
~By Vanessa Carlton ~


I suppose you all grant that woman is a human being. If she has a right to life she has a right to earn a support for that life. If a human being, she has a right to have her powers and faculties as a human being developed. If developed, she has a right to exercise them.
~By Ernestine L. Rose ~


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


When you poll all of the economists, uh, across America that I think are intellectually honest they would all, or maybe not all, but 95% of them 96% of them would say you know we really have got a powerful economy.
~By Donald Evans ~


Not even girls want to be girls so long as our feminine archetype lacks force, strength, and power.
~By William Moulton Marston ~


Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
~By Michel Foucault ~


We as Americans assume that big companies are bad, and big power companies are even worse.
~By Frank Luntz ~


It was in our power to set high price for our blood, a price too high for the Arab community, the Arab army, or the Arab governments to think it worth paying.
~By Moshe Dayan ~


Look, we know we screwed up when we were in the majority. We fell in love with power. We spent way too much money - especially on earmarks. There was too much corruption when we ran this place. We were guilty. And that's why we lost.
~By Eric Cantor ~


The more you are talked about the less powerful you are.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


To achieve, you need thought. You have to know what you are doing and that's real power.
~By Ayn Rand ~


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.
~By Madame de Stael ~


The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power.
~By John Stuart Mill ~


Well, the first thing is that truth and power for me form an antithesis, an antagonism, which will hardly ever be resolved. I can define in fact, can simplify the history of human society, the evolution of human society, as a contest between power and freedom.
~By Wole Soyinka ~


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.
~By Carroll Quigley ~


The individual who signs the check has the ultimate power.
~By Jerry Rubin ~


People in the U.K. cannot understand whether Blair has lost his mind or whether his ambition to be the second-most-powerful man in the world made him lose his mind.
~By Bianca Jagger ~


The power to question is the basis of all human progress.
~By Indira Gandhi ~


The province was surrounded by powerful tribes of Indians who watched the white settlers with an eager hostility, and seized every occasion to molest them by secret inroad, and often by open assault.
~By John P. Kennedy ~


I try to deal with the complexities of power and social life, but as far as the visual presentation goes I purposely avoid a high degree of difficulty.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


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.
~By Gerrit Smith ~


Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.
~By Leonardo da Vinci ~


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.
~By Roy Moore ~

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