Best 5 518 of Powerful quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Erik Brynjolfsson

Computers get better, faster than anything else ever. A child's PlayStation today is more powerful than a military supercomputer from 1996. But our brains are wired for a linear world. As a result, exponential trends take us by surprise. I used to teach my students that there are some things, you know, computers just aren't good at like driving a car through traffic.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Gordon B. Hinckley

We love them [people who have same-sex attractions] as sons and daughters of God. They may have certain inclinations which are powerful and which may be difficult to control. If they do not act upon these inclinations, then they can go forward as do all other members of the Church.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Marion Nestle

The standard four food groups are based on American agricultural lobbies. Why do we have a milk group? Because we have a National Dairy Council. Why do we have a meat group? Because we have an extremely powerful meat lobby.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Nicky Gumbel

Kindness is better and can be more powerful than force. Kind words may unlock an iron door.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Marilyn Suzanne Miller

Estrogen is a powerful if vengeful hormone affecting a woman's fertility, moods, sleep patterns, appetite. Estrogen is the household heating oil of womanhood.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Martin Luther King Jr.

Nonviolence is not sterile passivity, but a powerful moral force which makes for social transformation.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pope Pius X

Let the storm rage and the sky darken - not for that shall we be dismayed. If we trust as we should in Mary, we shall recognize in her, the Virgin Most Powerful "who with virginal foot did crush the head of the serpent.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jonathan Zittrain

The qualities that make Twitter seem inane and half-baked are what makes it so powerful.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Noam Chomsky

States are not moral agents, people are, and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ansel Elgort

I think my voice would be great as a protestor but also it would be, and has been, very powerful for charity.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Stirner

Apart from any other basis which might justify a superiority, education, as a power, raised him who possessed it over the weak, who lacked it, and the educated man counted in his circle, however large or small it was, as the mighty, the powerful, the imposing one: for he was an authority.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Templeton

Be aware of the words that go into your mind, both conscious and unconscious, because words and ideas can be great tools for your mind to use in coming to appropriate decisions. Remember that a statement spoken in spiritual consciousness can contain great spiritual power. Speaking powerful words of love changes things and outer circumstances as well as consciousness itself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mitch Albom

In a newspaper, you only have so much room. It teaches you the value of getting to the point, of not pampering yourself with your glorious writing. I've always been much more interested in one powerful sentence that stays with you. That's my style.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Carol Gilligan

While men represent powerful activity as assertion and aggression, women in contrast portray acts of nurturance as acts of strength.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jose Mourinho

One day he (Einstein) said that the only mechanical force more powerful than steam, electricity and atomic energy is will. That Albert guy was not stupid. With will you can achieve things.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Conor Oberst

Rastafarianism and reggae music have always kind of resonated with me. Those ideas of redemption, liberation and overcoming oppression through music, weed and community. Fighting evil through love and music, I think it's just a really powerful idea.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Frederick Lenz

Aum is the most powerful of all mantras. It is good to chant Aum seven or more times before and after each meditation. Chanting "Aum" puts you in harmony with the vibration of Eternity. "Aum" opens the gateway to the infinite highway of light.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bertolt Brecht

General, your tank is a powerful vehicle it smashes down forests and crushes a hundred men. but it has one defect: it needs a driver.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Mearsheimer

China, in short has the potential to be considerably more powerful than even the United States.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Natasha Mayers

We need artists to help us come together and share our voices and build community around powerful issues concerning our roles in the world and our planet's survival. Compassion must be translated into action.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tamora Pierce

Daja doesn't exactly need to be tested on whether she's honorable or not." "Doesn't she? Don't all of you? This is your first taste of the things which may come from your being powerful mages. People will offer you gold, status, even love. I want to know how you will react. If want to know if your teachers will release greedy, thoughtless monsters into the world.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tadashi Shoji

So, in the tulip, we have a flower of beauty and grace of charm, refinement and distinction. It is a powerful flower and it knows it

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kirk Cameron

My friend Ray Comfort has produced a powerful piece of media that leaves a lasting mark on your heart and mind. '180' is 33 minutes of video adrenaline, shock, and hope. As defenders of the unborn and messengers of the Gospel of Life, we need to see this video and share it with as many people as we can.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Edward De Bono

The simple process of focusing on things that are normally taken for granted is a powerful source of creativity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Denzel Washington

Writing is a weapon and it’s more powerful than a fist could ever be.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Wednesday Martin

It's possible to be a woman married to a very wealthy, powerful man but to be relatively disempowered. Not just relative to him, relative to a middle class woman who works.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bruno Mars

Today, I'd like to talk to Bob Marley. I'd just like to ask him what was his method. Bob is one of the greatest songwriters ever. I don't know if people understand how powerful his songs are and the simplicity and genius behind them, from 'Redemption Song' to 'Is This Love?' and 'I Shot the Sheriff.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ramesh Ponnuru

For decades, people right, left, and center complained that the presidency is too powerful. Trump's administration is shrinking the presidency. The president has less and less influence over Congress. This president is not fulfilling the usual role of the president in being the moral leader and the spokesman for the country. He's just not being looked to for leadership.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andrew Bacevich

I began to appreciate that authentic truth is never simple and that any version of truth handed down from on high - whether by presidents, prime ministers, or archbishops - is inherently suspect. The powerful, I came to see, reveal truth only to the extent that it suits them.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kenneth Langone

The two most powerful things in existence: a kind word and a thoughtful gesture.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Norman Vincent Peale

If you expect the best, you will be the best. Learn to use one of the most powerful laws in this world; change your mental habits to belief instead of disbelief. Learn to expect, not to doubt. In so doing, you bring everything into the realm of possibility.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ken Burns

Nothing in our daily life offers more of the comfort of continuity, the generational connection of belonging to a vast and complicated American family, the powerful sense of home, the freedom from time's constraints, and the great gift of accumulated memory than does our National Pastime.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Adolph Gottlieb

In times of violence, personal predilections for niceties of colour and form seem irrelevant. All primitive expression (like the myths) reveals the constant awareness of powerful forces, the immediate presence of terror and fear.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Ratey

Exercise is the single most powerful tool you have to optimize your brain function…exercise has a profound impact on cognitive abilities and mental health. It is simply one of the best treatments we have for most psychiatric problems.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Eric Hoffer

We often use strong language not to express a powerful emotion but to evoke it in us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Fred Rogers

Love is at the root of all healthy discipline. The desire to be loved is a powerful motivation for children to behave in ways thatgive their parents pleasure rather than displeasure. it may even be our own long-ago fear of losing our parents' love that now sometimes makes us uneasy about setting and maintaining limits. We're afraid we'll lose the love of our children when we don't let them have their way.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Noam Chomsky

The most powerful country in world history, which is sure to set its stamp on what follows, placed the entire government (executive, legislative, judicial branches) in the hands of an organization - the Republican Party - dedicated to escalating the race to disaster.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Thomas Aquinas

In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign... Secondly, a just cause... Thirdly... a rightful intention.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kahlil Gibran

Beauty is a thing of might and dread. Like the tempest she shakes the earth beneath us and the sky above us.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Les Dawson

Despite the fact that feminists say they're not getting a fair deal, women are still very powerful.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charles Caleb Colton

It is more easy to forgive the weak who have injured us than the powerful whom we have injured.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Steve Earle

Every country that's ever been the most powerful country in the world ceases to be the most powerful country in the world at some point.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Terry Pratchett

Belief is one of the most powerful organic forces in the multiverse. It may not be able to move mountains, exactly. But it can create someone who can. People get exactly the wrong idea about belief. They think it works back to front. They think the sequence is, first object, then belief. In fact, it works the other way.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paul Auster

I had jumped off the edge, and then, at the very last moment, something reached out and caught me in midair. That something is what I define as love. It is the one thing that can stop a man from falling, powerful enough to negate the laws of gravity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Anne M. Mulcahy

Work/life benefits allow companies meaningful ways for responding to their employees' needs; they can be a powerful tool for transforming a workforce and driving a business' success.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Karen Armstrong

Many entire nations are marginalised by the more powerful nations. That is causing imbalance, violence and terror. Women must do their best to introduce another perspective.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vicki Pettersson

People do lie to themselves, and they get away with it because every action affirms and reaffirms their perception. That's the power of the human mind. that's the power of thought, which is nothing more- and nothing less- than energy. And when you have a particularly powerful mind, extraordinary things can happen.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Deepak Chopra

Had a powerful meditation just now - caused an earthquake in Southern California. Was meditating on Shiva mantra & earth began to shake. Sorry about that.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Germany Kent

Advice to my younger self: 1 Start where you are with what you have 2 Try not to hurt other people 3 Take more chances 4 If you fail, keep trying

By Anonym 15 Sep

Charlie Brooker

When you look at things like social media, that's an immensely powerful tool that I'm all in favor of. I think it's amazing. It's a powerful tool, and it's one that we're, as a species, still grappling with learning to use. It's like we've grown an extra tail and we inadvertently lash out and knock over all of the furniture.