Influence Quotes

In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex

Dwight Eisenhower

Blessed influence of one true loving human soul on another.

George Eliot

Your choice of diet can influence your long term health prospects more than any other action you might take.

Former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop

It is my view that the vegetarian manner of living by its purely physical effect on the human temperament would most beneficially influence the lot of mankind.

Albert Einstein

In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking of a tightrope.

Henri Matisse

The orbs create feedback loops that can influence either personal of employee behavior.

David Rose

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

John Marshall

Anthropology has been compared to a great region, marked out indeed as within the sphere of influence of science, but unsettled and for the most part unsubdued. Like all such hinterland sciences, it is a happy hunting-ground for adventurers.

Herbert George

Boys are sent out into the world to buffet with its temptations, to mingle with bad and good, to govern and direct - girls are to dwell in quiet homes among few friends, to exercise a noiseless influence.

Elizabeth Missing Sewell

Standing armies can never consist of resolute robust men; they may be well-disciplined machines, but they will seldom contain men under the influence of strong passions, or with very vigorous faculties.

Mary Wollstonecraft

Position yourself as a center of influence - the one who knows the movers and shakers. People will respond to that, and you'll soon become what you project.

Bob Burg

Every life is a profession of faith and exercises an inevitable and silent influence.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Dreams have as much influence as actions

Stephane Mallarme

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.

Amos Bronson Alcott

The cardinal virtue of a teacher (is) to protect the pupil from his own influence

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination.

Edmund Burke

Affluence means influence

Jack London

You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.

Scott Adams

Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.

George Eliot

It would be difficult to exaggerate the degree to which we are influenced by those we influence.

Eric Hoffer

Nothing has a stronger influence psychologically on their environment and especially on their children than the unlived life of the parent.

Carl Jung

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.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.

Wilma Rudolph

Never allow the integrity of your own way of seeing things and saying things to be swamped by the influence of a master, however great.

George P. Lathrop
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