power quotes

If I said it once, I'll say it again: 'We have the power to change everything.'Yehuda Berg

In a market economy, however, the individual has some possibility of escaping from the power of the state.Peter L. Berger

It struck me that what I'd heard about certain celebrities was true: they had It, whatever the hell It was. Star power isn't a myth; it is tangible and forceful.Michael Bergin

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.Irving Berlin

You might think that shifting your thoughts is as easy as setting your mind to it. But stressful thoughts aren't held in place through choice or will power. They're held in place through perceived truth value.Andrew Bernstein

People around the world now complain about stressors everyday, and the word shows up throughout professional and lay literature. But in reality there is no such thing as a stressor. Why not? Because nothing has the inherent power to provoke stress.Andrew Bernstein

The birth of science rang the death-knell of an arbitrary and constantly interposing Supreme Power.Annie Besant

It really helps to know what success is before you get there, and if you know, then you can head right for it. For some people, it's the most money. For some, it's the most power. For some, it's the most girlfriends. Everybody's got a measure. For me, I guess it's having the respect and admiration of your peers.Gordon Bethune

We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.Mary McLeod Bethune

If a man achieves victory over this body, who in the world can exercise power over him? He who rules himself rules over the whole world.Vinoba Bhave

Do not allow yourself to imagine that revolutionary thinking can be propagated by governmental power.Vinoba Bhave

I was a very shy girl who led an insulated life; it was only when I came to Oxford, and to Harvard before that, that suddenly I saw the power of people. I didn't know such a power existed, I saw people criticising their own president; you couldn't do that in Pakistan - you'd be thrown in prison.Benazir Bhutto

Military dictatorship is born from the power of the gun, and so it undermines the concept of the rule of law and gives birth to a culture of might, a culture of weapons, violence and intolerance.Benazir Bhutto

This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power.Joe Biden

Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.Ambrose Bierce

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.Ambrose Bierce

Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead.Ambrose Bierce

If we are to meet the growing electricity demand in the United States without significantly increasing emissions of greenhouse gases, we must maintain a diverse supply of electricity, and nuclear power must be part of that mix.Judy Biggert

All too often arrogance accompanies strength, and we must never assume that justice is on the side of the strong. The use of power must always be accompanied by moral choice.Theodore Bikel

Major North has had for years complete power over these Indians and can do more with them than any man living.Buffalo Bill