Quotes by influence
Quotes 16 till 30 of 117.
American athlete and evangelist 1862-1935
After all is said that can be said upon the liquor traffic, its influence is degrading upon the individual, the family, politics and business, and upon everything that you touch in this old world.Source: As quoted in ""Billy" Sunday, the man and his message: with his own words which have won thousands for Christ" by William Thomas Ellis
British economist 1842-1924
And very often the influence exerted on a person's character by the amount of his income is hardly less, if it is less, than that exerted by the way in which it is earned.
American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
And, well of course, Count Basie, and I think all of the black bands of the late thirties and early forties, bands with real players. They had an influence on everybody, not just drummers.
French football manager and former player 1949-
As a coach you can influence the diet of your players. You can point out what is wrong.
At present cats have more purchasing power and influence than the poor of this planet. Accidents of geography and colonial history should no longer determine who gets the fish.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Bad philosophers may have a certain influence; good philosophers, never.
American film director and producer 1966-
Being a kid growing up with Kurosawa films and watching Sergio Leone movies just made me love what it could do to you, and how it could influence you - make you dream.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
American author and anthropologist 1925-1998
Conclusions arrived at through reasoning have very little or no influence in altering the course of our lives.
Barbara W. Tuchman
American historian 1912-1989
Diplomacy means all the wicked devices of the Old World, spheres of influence, balances of power, secret treaties, triple alliances, and, during the interim period, appeasement of Fascism.
Bernard Law Montgomery
British general 1887-1976
Discipline strengthens the mind so that it becomes impervious to the corroding influence of fear.
American cartoonist, director and screenwriter 1957-
Doonesbury had the requisite and overwhelming influence in 1980, as it did on any college cartoonist who was paying attention, of course.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
During the Cold War, America undertook serious military cuts only once: after the election of Richard Nixon, during the Vietnam War. The result: Vietnam fell to the Communists, the Russians moved into Afghanistan, and American influence around the globe waned dramatically.
Bernhard von Bulow
German diplomat and politician 1849-1929
English policy may not yet have made the definite decision to attack us; but it doubtless wishes, by all and every means, even the most extreme, to hinder every further expansion of German international influence and of German maritime power.
William Ellery Channing
American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.