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For me the goddess is the female of God, She is powerful if different.
I'm in awe of the universe, but I don't necessarily believe there's an intelligence or agent behind it. I do have a passion for the visual in religious rituals, though, even though they may be completely empty and bereft of substance. The incense is powerful and provocative, whether Buddhist or Catholic.
Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.
We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.
Mary McLeod Bethune
Want balance in your life? Then sure, get your own act together, but don't forget four powerful disciplines of execution in your team and organization.
The exercise of power is determined by thousands of interactions between the world of the powerful and that of the powerless, all the more so because these worlds are never divided by a sharp line: everyone has a small part of himself in both.
I'm not a prophet, but I always thought it was natural for dictatorships to fall. I remember in 1989, two months before the fall of the Berlin Wall, had you said it was going to happen no one would have believed you. The system seemed powerful and unbreakable. Suddenly overnight it blew away like dust.
Kafka: cries of helplessness in twenty powerful volumes.
To be a queen of a household is a powerful thing.
If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful.
I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey.
We all fight over what the label 'feminism' means but for me it's about empowerment. It's not about being more powerful than men - it's about having equal rights with protection, support, justice. It's about very basic things. It's not a badge like a fashion item.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
The Holocaust illustrates the consequences of prejudice, racism and stereotyping on a society. It forces us to examine the responsibilities of citizenship and confront the powerful ramifications of indifference and inaction.
Powerful indeed is the empire of habit.
The atomic bomb certainly is the most powerful of all weapons, but it is conclusively powerful and effective only in the hands of the nation which controls the sky.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Written laws are like spiders' webs, and will, like them, only entangle and hold the poor and weak, while the rich and powerful will easily break through them.
There is little more powerful than when truth joins action.
Bryant H. McGill
Variety, multiplicity are the two most powerful vehicles of lust.
Marquis de Sade
Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.
A lot of the powerful religious leaders, from Jesus to Buddha to Tibetan monks, they're really talking about the same things: love and acceptable, and the value of friendship, and respecting yourself so you can respect others.
The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful.
Satire is traditionally the weapon of the powerless against the powerful.
The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual.
A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence.
Campaigns often make standing on principle the highest of virtues - and listening to your opponents a sure sign of weakness. It's the virtual opposite of what it takes to succeed in office. Squaring the circle takes a powerful combination of skills. But presidents who can campaign and compromise are generally the most successful.
Dee Dee Myers
It shows the truth - that the real meaning of a word is only as powerful or harmless as the emotion behind it.
Poop humor is fun. If you do the toilet scenes well and commit to them, they can be really, really powerful.
Powerful states can maintain themselves only by crime, little states are virtuous only by weakness.
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