One is only happy in proportion as he makes others feel happy and only useful as he contributes his influences for the finer callings in life.— Milton S. Hershey
Courageous being influenced quotes that are about most influence
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means.
If I had the power to influence Indian journals, I would have the following headlines printed in bold letters on the first page: Milk for the infants , Food for the adults and Education for all
Foreign influence is truly the Grecian horse to a republic.
We cannot be too careful to exclude its influence.
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.
The beauty of the landscape - where sand, water, reeds, birds, buildings, and people all somehow flowed together - has never left me.
You can pay for school, but you can't buy class
It is the individual who is not interested in his fellow men who has the greatest difficulties in life and provides the greatest injury to others. It is fro+m among such individuals that all human failures spring.
Every man has a right to his own opinion.
Every race has a right to its own action; therefore let no man persuade you against your will, let no other race influence you against your own.
There is a higher power, a higher influence, a God who rules and reigns and controls circumstances and situations that are beyond your area and realm of authority.
The moment a woman comes home to herself, the moment she knows that she has become a person of influence, an artist of her life, a sculptor of her universe, a person with rights and responsibilities who is respected and recognized, the resurrection of the world begins.
It may be said that the basic characteristic of human behavior in general is that humans personally influence their relations with the environment and through that environment personally change their behavior, subjugating it to their control.
One thing I’ve learned through all the ups and downs is that if you’re doing things right, then you have a core group of people. Not just a core group like your homies or your buddies, but a group of people that has a good influence on you, who you respect and admire, and you know that if they’re on your side, you’re doing something right.
Every soldier must know, before he goes into battle, how the little battle he is to fight fits into the larger picture, and how the success of his fighting will influence the battle as a whole.
The percentage of mentally disturbed people in the United States is very high.
From the time the American gets up in the morning, he feels as if someone is trying to influence his will in some way: he is a person with a thousand pressures. The Americans live under a great strain ... and have great feelings of frustration.
When I think of those who have influenced my life the most, I think not of the great but of the good.
Democracy is just a filler for textbooks! Do you actually believe that public opinion influences the government?
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do.
But it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
I shall never forget my mother, for it was she who planted and nurtured the first seeds of good within me. She opened my heart to the lasting impressions of nature; she awakened my understanding and extended my horizon and her percepts exerted an everlasting influence upon the course of my life.
People are submissive to power, and few of them can be influenced by doctrines of righteousness.
Hitler used to come to my house once in a while for a cup of coffee, and because I led a normal life, he would leave at about 9 p.m. ... However, Hitler used to spend practically all of his nights, sometimes until four a.m., with Goebbels. ... God knows what evil influence Goebbels had on him during those long visits.
There is no power on earth that can undo Pakistan.
Judo should be free as art and science from any external influences, political, national, racial, and financial or any other organized interest. And all things connected with it should be directed to its ultimate object, the benefit of Humanity.
The reason why men do not look to the Church today is that she has destroyed her own influence by compromise.
Discipline strengthens the mind so that it becomes impervious to the corroding influence of fear.
The opposite of love? Vice. Temptation. The negative influences that we have. The bad energy that comes around us and makes us do certain things. To me, it's always been a war between the two.
Ignoring the mind is a beautiful sadhana.
This is what many of the sages did. They ignored the mind out of existence. It loses its influence and its potency when it is ignored.
You can sway a thousand men by appealing to their prejudices quicker than you can convince one man by logic.
I believe that all the survivors are mad.
One time or another their madness will explode. You cannot absorb that much madness and not be influenced by it. That is why the children of survivors are so tragic. I see them in school. They don't know how
In order to eliminate the negative influences, simply ignore them.
The black artist is dangerous. Black art controls the 'Negro's' reality, negates negative influences, and creates positive images.
The truth is... everything counts. Everything. Everything we do and everything we say. Everything helps or hurts; everything adds to or takes away from someone else.
The art of any propagandist and agitator consists in his ability to find the best means of influencing any given audience, by presenting a definite truth, in such a way as to make it most convincing, most easy to digest, most graphic, and most strongly impressive.