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The power of unarmed nonviolence is any day far superior to that of armed force.
Art is animated by invisible forces that rule the universe.
Out of sight, out of mind' applies with even greater force to entertainers than to lovers.
Wisdom is a state of stability and unconcern. It is a balanced confidence based on stable reasons. Wisdom is not a talent or power sourced at your birth. It is the power of ruling over all the other powers you have born with.
The Americans stabbed in the back the forces that worked to bring about the collapse of Saddam's regime and wanted to keep Iraq a sovereign country.
William H. Seward
It is an irrepressible conflict between opposing and enduring forces.
Frustration is a great driving force. You can never improve till you are frustrated from your current lifestyle!
The Bible was so revolutionary and against all that came before it. It was a force for siding with the oppressed and a rebellion against hierarchical, ancient societies. Now it's institutionalized and all the life has been sucked out of it.
Peace can only be secured by justice; never by force of arms.
A more diverse force is a stronger force. A more diverse mindset makes you a stronger force. If you have the same outlook, if you have the same mindset, you don't get much innovation.
I suppose listening to a double album is kind of like going to the chiropractor... It's pretty good for you but you can't force it on anyone else.
In our life as a civilized person in the industrial age, we are invaded by objects; how could an object have a "force" when it no longer has individuality?
Thank you, Yoda. Feel the force, Luke.
Theology is a part of our lives. It's unavoidable. A thoughtless theology guides our lives with just as much force as a thoughtful and informed one.
Force, in overabundance, is the enemy of artistry.
I've discovered I've got this preoccupation with ordinary people pursued by large forces.
Growing economies are built by billions of actors behaving according to their own interests, coordinated through institutions that no one in particular created. Realizing this requires humility, a trait that is in short supply among would-be dictators, politicians, and bureaucrats, which is precisely why these groups are the proven enemies of prosperity in all times and places.
As crucial as religion has been and is to the life of the nation, America's unifying force has never been a specific faith, but a commitment to freedom - not least freedom of conscience.
You are one of the forces of nature.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
Gratitude is the most passionate transformative force in the cosmos.
Humans could never accept the world as it was and live in it. They were always breaking it and living amongst the shattered pieces.
Ralph Waldo Trine
The great universe is filled with an abundance of all things, filled to overflowing. All there is, is in her, waiting only for the touch of the right forces to cast them forth.
Ursula K. Le Guin
In our loss and fear we craved the acts of religion, the ceremonies that allow us to admit our helplessness, our dependence on the great forces we do not understand.
Holly Goldberg Sloan
I force myself to think of anything but the one thing that I'm actually always thinking about. And that is so exhausting that I sleep more than I ever have.
I have many friends and family members who have served (or are currently serving) in our nation's Armed Forces. I have such a profound respect for what they do day in and day out.
William J. Brennan
Sex, a great and mysterious motive force in human life, has indisputably been a subject of absorbing interest to mankind through the ages.
There are few times that I feel more at peace, more in tune, more Zen, if you will, than when I force myself to unplug.
Other nations use 'force' we Britons alone use 'Might'.
It is difficult to resist a force of nature, Maman. His seduction is like all my senses struck by bolts of lightning.
I love and respect the Armed Forces.
Lying is the strongest acknowledgement of the force of truth.
John P. Kotter
Tradition is a very powerful force.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Hate begets hate; violence begets violence; toughness begets a greater toughness. We must meet the forces of hate with the power of love.
The worse thing you can do in a fight is stop moving. When someone attacks, they create force, movement, momentum, but you'll be okay as long as you can see and feel the direction of that force and travel with it.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Love is a fearless force.
Apart from the representational content of an idea there is another component: its force and vivacity, its impetus.
Thinking has become a superfluous exercise... purely internal, without compelling force, more or less a game.
For me, a novel relying too heavily on a single idea might be a dry, deadly thing unless it possesses an animating force.
Now some alien force seems to have come and captured the Dodgers. I don't know what happened to my Dodgers.
Do not attempt to conquer the world with force, for force only causes resistance.
The enduring attraction of war is this: Even with its destruction and carnage it can give us what we long for in life. It can give us purpose, meaning, a reason for living. Only when we are in the midst of conflict does the shallowness and vapidness of much of our lives become apparent. Trivia dominates our conversations and increasingly our airwaves. And war is an enticing elixir. It gives us resolve, a cause. It allows us to be noble. And those who have the least meaning in their lives, the impoverished refugees in Gaza, the disenfranchised North African immigrants in France, even the legions of young who live in the splendid indolence and safety of the industrialized world, are all susceptible to war's appeal.
If we need women in our defense forces, we must not need much defense.
Begging your pardon, sir....One population can't make peace with another by force.
We from every religion feel comfortable in Britain because there is a host. The Church of England is a good host, it has been a major force in shaping England into such a tolerant society.
Richard M. Nixon
Watergate had become the center of the media's universe, and during the remaining year of my presidency the media tried to force everything else to revolve around it.
The United States is the single greatest force for good in the world
The power is that which generated and maintains the universe... the life-force, the stuff of creation. It is the very substance of existence itself.
To force myself to earn more money, I determined to spend more.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Is there any force like faith?
Failures . . . believe that their lives are shaped by circumstances ... by things that happen to them ... by exterior forces.