Obedience alone gives the right to command.
All political power comes from the barrel of a gun. The communist party must command all the guns, that way, no guns can ever be used to command the party.
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
People who live in glass houses should not throw stones. How ironic that you utilize a fixed glass structure as your command HQ. You use as a luminous building to symbolize that you are transparent, have nothing to hide, or suppress when in essence, concealing, omitting, and obscuring is your forte.
We were not born to sue, but to command.
To command is to serve, nothing more and nothing less.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
In our system leadership is by consent, not command. To lead a President must persuade. Personal contacts and experiences help shape his thinking. They can be critical to his persuasiveness and thus to his leadership.
Giving is more a dictate of the heart than a command of the brain.
What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
No affections and a great brain,--these are the men to command the world.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -how passionately I hate them!
If an individual is born with the obligation to obey, who is born with the right to command?
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.
Beauty and grace command the world
Anyone who has to fight, even with the most modern weapons, against an enemy in complete command of the air, fights like a savage against modern European troops, under the same handicaps and with the same chances of success
The politicians in this world... have at their command weapons of mass destruction far more complex than their own thinking processes
To the frustrated, freedom from responsibility is more attractive than freedom from restraint. They are eager to barter their independence for relief from the burdens of willing, deciding and being responsible for inevitable failure. They willingly abdicate the directing of their lives to those who want to plan, command and shoulder all responsibility
A lightweight, by definition, is a man who cannot assert his authority over the national press, cannot manipulate reporters, cannot finesse questions, prevent leaks or command a professional public relations operation.
I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information.
He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
When Britain first at Heaven's command, Arose from out the azure main, This was the charter of the land, And Guardian angels sung this strain; "Rule Britannia! rule the waves; Britons never will be slaves.
The poet is in command of his fantasy, while it is exactly the mark of the neurotic that he is possessed by his fantasy.