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The truly powerful feed ideology to the masses like fast food while they dine on the most rarified delicacy of all: impunity.
~By Naomi Klein ~


The Architect is just one of a series of works which examine the confrontation of innocence and experience, illustrating the complex ethics of power that exist between reader and writer, critic and artist, the human and the divine.
~By John Scott ~


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.
~By Justin Guarini ~


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.
~By Julia Margaret Cameron ~


I think we have a good team, but soccer fans will know that we're in a really tough group. The three teams in our group are really strong. The Czech Republic is a very good team, Italy is traditionally a powerhouse, and Ghana is one of the best teams in Africa.
~By Claudio Reyna ~


Men are strong so long as they represent a strong idea they become powerless when they oppose it.
~By Sigmund Freud ~


She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The world of learning is so broad, and the human soul is so limited in power!
~By Maria Mitchell ~


There is a major ingredient missing from our perception of how changes are brought about; that ingredient is power.
~By Paul Wellstone ~


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.
~By Maria Bartiromo ~


This House cannot function without an open, accountable, and independent ethics process; and the molestation of that process by the majority is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
~By Louise Slaughter ~


With the people, especially a people seized of property, resides the aggregate of original power.
~By Ezra Stiles ~


I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you've done.
~By Robert Downey, Jr. ~


Tis a sort of duty to be rich, that it may be in one's power to do good, riches being another word for power.
~By Mary Wortley ~


I personally believe that those who are leaders with political power over the world will be forced some day, sooner or later, to give way to common sense and the will of the people.
~By Alva Myrdal ~


But we both came to the decision that the powerful thing is to go into your fear, walk in there with it, don't walk away from it, and to try to be true to it.
~By Lee Tergesen ~


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.
~By Russ Feingold ~


It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self.
~By Francis Bacon ~


Just as he who gives his life to serve a great idea is admirable, he who avails himself of a great idea to serve his personal hopes of glory and power is abominable, even if he too risks his life.
~By Jose Marti ~


My mom is this liberal, feminist, Mormon powerhouse. I just love her to death.
~By Eliza Dushku ~


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.
~By Gale Norton ~


The goal of this Nation, I so strongly believe, is to be a preeminent world power. We have to understand what comes with that: The responsibility to be strong.
~By Jeff Sessions ~


What they will try to do is get symbolic victories. Symbolism is important to them. They have little else. But they will strike, I believe, at centers of media, of financial, of American power, of American culture; and that is where we should place our bet.
~By James T. Walsh ~


What is public history but a register of the successes and disappointments, the vices, the follies and the quarrels of those who engage in contention for power.
~By William S. Paley ~


Therefore God is one, if that which admits of so great power can be nothing else: and yet those who deem that there are many gods, say that they have divided their functions among themselves; but we will discuss all these matters at their proper places.
~By Lactantius ~


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 ~


Any powerful technology can be abused.
~By K. Eric Drexler ~


Unless someone truly has the power to say no, they never truly have the power to say yes.
~By Dan Millman ~


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.
~By Henry George ~


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.
~By Dick Thornburgh ~


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


We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
~By Albert Einstein ~


As attorney general, I can either look into it or I can ignore it because they're a bunch of powerful legislators... and I'm afraid they're going to cut my budget.
~By Ben Chandler ~


Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


The vigor and power and comfort of our spiritual life depends on our mortification of deeds of the flesh.
~By John Owen ~


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.
~By Al Gore ~


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.
~By Douglas Wood ~


Some people suggest that the problem is the separation of powers. If you had a parliamentary system, the struggle for power would not result in such complex peace treaties that empower so many different people to pursue so many contradictory aims.
~By James Q. Wilson ~


The power of the white world is threatened whenever a black man refuses to accept the white world's definitions.
~By James A. Baldwin ~


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.
~By Katherine Dunn ~


Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


There's a power in women being women. There's a role for men, but we don't have to be men, because we're women. I think that representing that on television is a cool thing.
~By Jenna Elfman ~


And then, when I thought about joining the Air Force, flying seemed like a natural extension of the motorcycling experience. You're going faster, higher. You're operating a machine that's a lot more powerful than you are.
~By Duane G. Carey ~


Clairvoyant, n.: A person, commonly a woman, who has the power of seeing that which is invisible to her patron - namely, that he is a blockhead.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


Women are a sisterhood. They make common cause in behalf of the sex; and, indeed, this is natural enough, when we consider the vast power that the law gives us over them.
~By William Cobbett ~


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.
~By Robert Trout ~


Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.
~By Robert Lynd ~


We hate those in power in Washington D.C. and anything bad that happens to them is good for us.
~By Tom Metzger ~


I think I believe a little bit in the power of people to really cast a bad energy on you if they want to. If the bad mojo wants to come your way, look out.
~By Dileep Rao ~


Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
~By John Adams ~


Women don't realize how powerful they are.
~By Judith Light ~


There are two ways of attaining an important end, force and perseverance; the silent power of the latter grows irresistible with time.
~By Anne Sophie Swetchine ~


But the cause for which we fought was higher; our thought wider... That thought was our power.
~By Joshua Chamberlain ~


Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success; for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles.
~By Samuel Smiles ~


I love Ruth Brown, not just her singing, but Ruth Brown has more girl power than anyone, because she fought hard against people who ripped her off and then helped other artists through the Rhythm and Blues Foundation.
~By Ronnie Spector ~


My main aim has always been to do good quality films with roles that have some substance. With Power and Beauty there were loads of things that I liked about the movie, which made me opt for it.
~By Natasha Henstridge ~


For the victor peace means the preservation of the position of power which he has secured. For the vanquished it means resigning himself to the position left to him.
~By Gustav Stresemann ~


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 ~


The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
~By Colin Wilson ~


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.
~By Jeffrey Jones ~


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.
~By Charlotte Rae ~


I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
~By Robert Fulghum ~


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 ~


Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate the subject matters.
~By Pope Paul VI ~


Defining marriage is a power that should be left to the states. Moreover, no state should be forced to recognize a marriage that is not within its own laws, Constitution, and legal precedents.
~By John Sununu ~


Words and pictures can work together to communicate more powerfully than either alone.
~By William Albert Allard ~


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.
~By Erno Rubik ~


I am not unconscious of the persuasive power exerted by these considerations to drag men along in the current; but I am not at liberty to travel that road.
~By Benjamin F. Wade ~


A horse is the projection of peoples' dreams about themselves - strong, powerful, beautiful - and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.
~By Pam Brown ~


Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind, none is greater than that of competition.
~By Henry Clay ~


I've had more of an opportunity to work with Katie Holmes, which is incredibly enjoyable. I think she is really one of the best actresses on the market right now. She forces you to bring your best stuff to the table, because if you don't, she just completely overpowers you.
~By Joshua Jackson ~


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.
~By Leonard Orr ~


But the relationship of morality and power is a very subtle one. Because ultimately power without morality is no longer power.
~By James Baldwin ~


For the state by its nature claims sovereignty, the right to an unlimited development of power, determined only by self-interest. It is by nature anarchistic.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


I'm challenged by people like Russell Crowe and Sean Penn who come in with such incredible discipline and power.
~By Josh Lucas ~


Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together.
~By Edgar Winter ~


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.
~By John Ruskin ~


All the idols made by man, however terrifying they may be, are in point of fact subordinate to him, and that is why he will always have it in his power to destroy them.
~By Simone de Beauvoir ~


I like power and I like to use it.
~By Sam Rayburn ~


It was in our power to cause the Arab governments to renounce the policy of strength toward Israel by turning it into a demonstration of weakness.
~By Moshe Dayan ~


It is not short of amazing, the power of a great idea to weld men together. There was in it a peculiar, intense, vital spirit if you will, that I have never felt before in any strike.
~By Ray Stannard Baker ~


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.
~By John W. Thompson ~


The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.
~By Lao Tzu ~


We do not take away the powers of surveillance. We do not take away the right and the power of the government to go after those who would do us wrong.
~By Larry Craig ~


The sea - this truth must be confessed - has no generosity. No display of manly qualities - courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulness - has ever been known to touch its irresponsible consciousness of power.
~By Joseph Conrad ~


One of the most powerful defences the media can offer for controversial actions is, of course, public interest.
~By Rowan D. Williams ~


I have the power of my height. Growing up, it was a total drawback. There was nothing good about it at all.
~By Allison Janney ~


If absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure?
~By Harry Shearer ~


My sense is that we're ready for another industrial revolution in this country. The great minds and innovators of Silicon Valley would come through China and say, The pipeline is full of ideas - there's personalized medicine, biotechnology, new forms to power ourselves, clean energy, etc., etc.
~By Jon Huntsman, Jr. ~


Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
~By Lord Acton ~


But what is after all the happiness of mere power? There is a greater happiness possible than to be lord of heaven and earth; that is the happiness of being truly loved.
~By Lafcadio Hearn ~


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.
~By Charles Stanley ~


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.
~By John Fogerty ~


The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing.
~By Herodotus ~


Now is the time for all Alaskans to come together and reach out with our core message of taking power from the federal government and bringing it back home to the people.
~By Joe Miller ~


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.
~By William Godwin ~


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.
~By Maimonides ~


The empowerment of black women constitutes the empowerment of our entire community.
~By Kimberly Crenshaw ~


Robert Moses wasn't elected to anything. We're taught that in a democracy power comes from being elected. He had more power than anyone, and he held it for 48 years.
~By Robert Caro ~


The measure of a man is what he does with power.
~By Plato ~

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