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Powerful

Total Quotes : 175
Vote Our

All we have is our vote. But it's powerful.

- Adam McKay

Taught Dad

My dad taught me that language was a powerful tool.

- Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

Mind Original

The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.

- Aldous Huxley

Innocence More

Innocence can be more powerful than experience.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Innocence Always

I have always said that innocence is much more powerful than experience.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Loss Very

A very powerful theme in fiction is that of loss.

- Alexander McCall Smith

Most Shows

The slightest acquaintance with history shows that powerful republics are the most warlike and unscrupulous of nations.

- Ambrose Bierce

Nation Separate

As separate people, we are weak, but we could be a peaceful, powerful nation.

- Amity Gaige

Government Too

It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

- Andrew Jackson

Social Classic

Peer pressure and social norms are powerful influences on behaviour, and they are classic excuses.

- Andrew Lansley

Rationally

Great creativity is astonishingly, absurdly, rationally, irrationally powerful.

- Andy Hobsbawm

I Am Proud

I am Indian, and I'm proud of it. Indian life is mythologically rich and powerful.

- Anish Kapoor

Tough Times Times

Turkey's economy is powerful enough to tackle tough times.

- Ali Babacan

Power Them

Nobody is as powerful as we make them out to be.

- Alice Walker

Opportunity Role

My role in 'Hero' is not a lengthy one but a powerful one. It was a nice opportunity, and I grabbed it.

- Anita Hassanandani Reddy

Think Person

I don't think of myself as a powerful person.

- Anna Wintour

Memory Play

Context and memory play powerful roles in all the truly great meals in one's life.

- Anthony Bourdain

Reason Laws

There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion.

- Charles de Montesquieu

Wanting Fright

Wanting to do it was much more powerful than the fright.

- Charlotte Gainsbourg

Same Accessible

A book can be wonderful and powerful and accessible and artful all at the same time.

- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

More Academically

Girls are more academically powerful. They make the grades, they run the student activities, they are the valedictorians.

- Christina Hoff Sommers

Someone Terror

Any time you have someone's first-hand account of the sheer terror that ISIS can provoke... that's powerful.

- Chuck Fleischmann

Technology How

It is only when they go wrong that machines remind you how powerful they are.

- Clive James

Woman Surprise

The day has to come when it's not a surprise that a woman has a powerful position.

- Condoleezza Rice

Beautiful Imagine

You are more beautiful than you realize, stronger than you know, more powerful than you could imagine.

- Cory Booker

Curiosity Natural

Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.

- Daniel Boone

Truth Nothing

There is nothing so powerful as truth, and often nothing so strange.

- Daniel Webster

Like Roles

I like dark, dramatic roles; they're just really powerful and real.

- Daveigh Chase

More Gravity

Gravity is more powerful where there's more stuff.

- David Christian

Death His

Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence.

- David Hume

Powerful Force

Personal faith can be a powerful force for public good.

- David Price

Want Aspire

All of us aspire to be powerful, and we all want to connect with others.

- Deborah Tannen

Someone Never

I never say someone is powerful.

- Jimmy Iovine

Like Mean

Aerosmith is such a powerful band; I mean, it's like a steam locomotive.

- Joe Perry

Poor Paralyzed

Washington is paralyzed by extreme political rhetoric that creates powerful sound bites but poor policy.

- John Delaney

New York New

The present in New York is so powerful that the past is lost.

- John Jay Chapman

Fast Like

I like to watch surfers and skaters that are really fast and really powerful and everything flows.

- John John Florence

Well Means

To listen well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well.

- John Marshall

Emotions Kind

I'm British, so obviously I repress any powerful emotions of any kind in relation to anything.

- John Oliver

Play Incredibly

'The Miracle Worker' is just such an incredibly powerful play on stage, and is so kinetic, and athletic.

- John Patrick Shanley

Truths Official

Official truths are often powerful illusions.

- John Pilger

Fact Irrelevant

Mindfulness is so powerful that the fact that it comes out of Buddhism is irrelevant.

- Jon Kabat-Zinn

Flavor Times

Man, the flavor of a pineapple is 100 times more powerful than the flavor of meat.

- Jose Andres

Prayer Fasting

Fasting, coupled with mighty prayer, is powerful.

- Joseph B. Wirthlin

Guns Would

Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.

- Joseph Stalin

Will Consumers

I will not let the interests of powerful corporations close our economy or jeopardize consumers.

- Josh Hawley

Strong Single

Success can be built on a strong relationship between a lobbyist and a single, powerful lawmaker.

- Joshua Micah Marshall

Women How

Women don't realize how powerful they are.

- Judith Light

Art Good Art

I feel that all good art is powerful and simple.

- Aulis Sallinen

Genius Sometimes

Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.

- Benjamin Disraeli

Balance More

If something is to be quietly powerful, it requires more balance than a film that allows for more freneticism.

- Bennett Miller

Work See

I have a really powerful urge to see things work.

- Bill Budge

Big Idea

It's the combination: big idea with a good entrepreneur: there's nothing more powerful.

- Bill Drayton

Famous Public

Public misbehavior by the famous is a powerful teaching tool.

- Bill O'Reilly

Doing Play

I really enjoyed doing Albee's 'The Goat.' It's a powerful piece and a really exciting play to do.

- Bill Pullman

Made Domination

Under the rule of a repressive whole, liberty can be made into a powerful instrument of domination.

- Herbert Marcuse

Memory Writer

Memory is a powerful thing for a writer.

- Bobbie Ann Mason

Think I Think

I think there's something really powerful about being yourself.

- Boy George

Them Very

With unknown actors, you look at them afresh. It's a very powerful element.

- Hugh Hudson

Positive Fast

There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast.

- Brian Koslow

Change Stories

Photography can be a powerful instrument for change, and photojournalists can tell stories that make a difference.

- Brian Skerry

Very Thing

Endorphins are a very powerful thing.

- Irene Rosenfeld

Think Stage

I can't think of any more powerful moment than when you stand on a stage.

- Irving Azoff

Power Faster

The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.

- Bruce Lee

Music Very

But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing.

- Bryan Ferry

Find Very

Words can be very powerful. I find them very difficult.

- Bryan Ferry

Image Superficial

Image is powerful, but image is also superficial.

- Cameron Russell

Play Role

Media play a powerful role in establishing and perpetuating social norms.

- Jackson Katz

Away Same

Grave silence is far more powerful than the same old voices yapping away.

- Carolyn Chute

Need Again

There is a powerful need for people to feel that gust of hope rise up again.

- Cat Stevens

Will Metallica

There is something powerful in Metallica, a will, a drive.

- James Hetfield

Being Interested

I'm not that interested in just being around powerful people for the sake of it.

- James P. Gorman

Watches Lives

It's a story about victory that will touch the lives of everyone who watches it. It's powerful.

- Derek Luke

Like Freight

I liken Sleater-Kinney to a freight train. It felt like this incredible, forward-moving, powerful energy.

- Janet Weiss

Think Goldfish

We think of computers as smart and powerful machines. But your goldfish is smarter.

- Jason Fried

Music Big

Black music is too big and too powerful not to have its own awards show.

- Don Cornelius

Winning Quick

Powerful, quick and agile, Serena Williams thrives on winning.

- Don Yaeger

Never Which

Whatever is powerful to you can be translated into something which will matter to somebody that you will never know.

- Jeanette Winterson

Strong Words

Words are as strong and powerful as bombs, as napalm.

- Dorothy Day

Very Easily

Belief is such a powerful thing - but because it is, it can also be very destructive and it's very easily manipulated.

- Jena Malone

Character Voice

Expressing political opinion can be a powerful way to establish a character's voice when writing fiction.

- Jen Lancaster

More Becoming

I'm becoming more powerful.

- Jenn Suhr

Like Going

Going jogging makes me feel powerful and free - like Rocky!

- Jennifer Hudson

Loud Being

You can be powerful without being loud and aggressive.

- Ed Skrein

Yesterday More

Funny, I don't feel any more powerful today than yesterday.

- Jerry B. Jenkins

Vampires Eternal

Vampires are so sexy and powerful - they're so otherworldly; they have eternal life and youth.

- Jessica Clark

Empowering Out

It's a powerful thing to know that you are empowering someone to lift themselves out of poverty.

- Jessica Jackley

Love Kicking

Love is more powerful than kicking ass.

- Jet Li

Home Queen

To be a queen of a household is a powerful thing.

- Jill Scott

Femininity Thing

Femininity can be a powerful thing.

- Jillian Rose Banks

More Than

Ideas are more powerful than people.

- Jim DeMint

Up Form

The poetry I grew up on is really an intense form of poetry; it's so pure and powerful.

- K'naan

Technology Any

Any powerful technology can be abused.

- K. Eric Drexler

People Two

Two powerful people can't be friends.

- Karan Johar

Dark Writers

Women who write thrillers are called 'dark.' Male writers are called 'powerful.'

- Karin Slaughter

Books Songs

Songs are more powerful than books.

- Elvis Costello

Prey How

I know how tough it is to stand up to powerful forces that prey on consumers.

- Kathleen Sebelius

Sad Write

It can be really powerful to write something when you're sad.

- Kathryn Stockett

Hatred More

Sometimes, unfortunately, hatred is more powerful than progress.

- Katori Hall

Some Slightly

I went to Moscow and met some slightly powerful and scary people.

- Kenneth Branagh