Quotes by influence
Quotes 46 till 60 of 117.
British writer, theorist, philosopher
If we cannot by reason, by influence, by example, by strenuous effort, and by personal sacrifice, mend the bad places of civilization, we certainly cannot do it by force.
French philosopher 1909-1943
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it.
American historian and theorist 1910-1977
In addition to their power over government based on government financing and personal influence, bankers could steer governments in ways they wished them to go by other pressures.
British physician, academic 1974-
In an ideal world, you might imagine that scientific papers were only cited by academics on the basis of their content. This might be true. But lots of other stuff can have an influence.
Chinese artist 1957-
In any country, in any city, there will be political influence on what is said, what kind of images are to be projected and, yes, of course artists can be and are influenced by politicians.
American writer 1878-1937
In order to influence a child, one must be careful not to be that child's parent or grandparent.
Amercan activisit and minister 1932-
Influence is like a savings account. The less you use it, the more you've got.
Christian Nevell Bovee
American writer 1820-1904
It is our relation to circumstances that determine their influence over us. The same wind that blows one ship into port may blow another off shore.
African-American almanac author, and surveyor
It is the indispensable duty of those, who maintain for themselves the rights of human nature, and who possess the obligations of Christianity, to extend their power and influence to the relief of every part of the human race...
Bernhard von Bulow
German diplomat and politician 1849-1929
It was both necessary and desirable for us to be so strong at sea that no Sea Power could attack us without risk, so that we might be free to protect our oversea interests, independently of the influence and the choice of other Sea Powers.
American writer 1902-1983
It would be difficult to exaggerate the degree to which we are influenced by those we influence.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
It's frightful that people who are so ignorant have so much influence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Leave this hypocritical prating about the masses. Masses are rude, lame, unmade, pernicious in their demands and influence, and need not to be flattered, but to be schooled. I wish not to concede anything to them, but to tame, drill, divide, and break them up, and draw individuals out of them.
American political economist and journalist 1839-1897
Let no man imagine that he has no influence. Whoever he may be, and where ever he may be placed, the man who thinks becomes a light and a power.
Listening well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well.
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