Force Quotes

Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not destroy himself, but continues to live on. It is the force whereby we live.

Leo Tolstoy

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.

Martin Luther King Jr

Justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyrannical.

Blaise Pascal

No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve.

Thomas Carlyle

We are the miracle of force and matter making itself over into imagination and will. Incredible. The Life Force experimenting with forms. You for one. Me for another. The Universe has shouted itself alive. We are one of the shouts.

Ray Bradbury

Love is the strongest force the world possesses, and yet it is the humblest imaginable.

Mahatma Gandhi

Desire and force between them are responsible for all our actions; desire causes our voluntary acts, force our involuntary.

Blaise Pascal

Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he is not prevented by force or law.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Force and fraud are in war the two cardinal virtues.

Thomas Hobbes

Our patience will achieve more than our force.

Edmund Burke

The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!

Earl Nightingale

An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.

William James

Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.

John Ruskin

If you were to destroy the belief in immortality in mankind, not only love but every living force on which the continuation of all life in the world depended, would dry up at once.

Fyodor Dostoevsky

For those who seek to understand it, death is a highly creative force. The highest spiritual values of life can originate from the thought and study of death.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Setting a good example is a far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms.

Ron Paul

Reason is a harmonising, controlling force rather than a creative one.

Bertrand Russell

Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world.

Thomas Carlyle

There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the long run the sword will always be conquered by the spirit.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Nothing is so cruel as to try and force a man beyond his natural pace.

Samuel Butler

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Updated On : October 05, 2013
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