control Quotes

People, as critical as it looks, we're OK. We are in control, whether we feel it or not.
 
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— Lionel Richie
In real open source, you have the right to control your own destiny.
 
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— Linus Torvalds
The big thing about distributed source control is that it makes one of the main issues with SCM's go away - the politics around "who can make changes." BitKeeper showed that you can avoid that by just giving everybody their own source repository.
 
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— Linus Torvalds
I really never wanted to do source control management at all and felt that it was just about the least interesting thing in the computing world .
 
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— Linus Torvalds
The ultimate check against government tyranny is an informed electorate who will elect people who believe in limited government. I don't want to embrace the idea we want people to take to the streets with guns. I want people to go to the voting booth and check an out of control government by electing conservatives.
 
— Lindsey Graham
I think that is the fight that we have to wage if we're to save the middle class. And I do have doubts about whether Hillary Clinton or whether any Republican candidate out there is prepared to take on the big money interests who control so much of our economy and as a result of Citizens United, our political process as well.
 
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— Lindsey Graham
We're being overrun by people who live in poor and corrupt countries who come to the USA to get work. But we got to regain our sovereignty, we're going to control our border, and there will be border security tied to the pathway to citizenship. There will be an earned pathway to citizenship. It will be available to everybody who works hard, pays a fine, passes a background check.
 
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— Lindsey Graham
Throughout my political career, I've believed in the concept of home rule. Some call it local control. Whichever phrase you use, the concept is the same - the best decisions are those made closest to those who will be impacted by the decisions.
 
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— Linda Lingle
The acceptability of birth control has always depended on a morality that separates sex from reproduction. In the nineteenth century, when the birth control movement began, such a separation was widely considered immoral. The eventual widespread public acceptance of birth control required a major reorientation of sexual values.
 
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— Linda Gordon
As the feminist saying goes, 'Women deliver.' In other words, when women control resources, the social gain is greater than when men control resources.
 
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— Linda Gordon
My other creative outlet is knitting; aside from being fun, it is my antidote to the film business: I have full creative control, there is no development process, and I can self-finance.
 
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— Linda Goldstein Knowlton
Contentment is accepting God's sovereign control over all of life's circumstances.
 
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— Linda Dillow
The pre-war empire had been sufficiently informal and sufficiently cheap for Parliament to claim authority over it without having to concern itself too much about what this authority entailed. The post-war empire necessitated a much greater investment in administrative machinery and military force. This build-up of control had to be paid for, either by British taxpayers or by their colonists.
 
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— Linda Colley
I was so sad from losing two of my dogs and my mother. I had this vision of all these animals sitting behind bars. They had no control and were scared. That's why I got into fostering and adopting animals out.
 
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— Linda Blair
You can't control a young horse unless you control yourself.
 
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— Lincoln Steffens
You can't control the success or failure of a thing you work on. You can only control the thing you work on.
 
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— Lin-Manuel Miranda
The authoritarian child-rearing style so often found in working-class families stems in part from the fact that parents see aroundthem so many young people whose lives are touched by the pain and delinquency that so often accompanies a life of poverty. Therefore, these parents live in fear for their children's future-fear that they'll lose control, that the children will wind up on the streets or, worse yet, in jail.
 
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— Lillian B. Rubin
I really want people to understand that nobody is perfect and that things happen in life beyond our control.
 
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— Lil' Kim
I cannot and don't really want to control my mind, soul, or heart when I write and must recognize that I don't think about the readers at that moment of writing.
 
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— Lidija Dimkovska
I am totally for gun control in the U.S. The population of America is roughly 300 million and there are 300 million guns in this country, which is terrifying. Every day we're seeing some kid running rampant in a school. And do you know what the gun lobby's response to Newtown was? The National Rifle Association's official response was, 'If that teacher had been armed' It's crazy.
 
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— Liam Neeson
You can believe in Fung Shui if you want, but ultimately people control their own fate. The most important thing is to improve yourself and give it your best. Then many things previously thought to be impossible will become possible.
 
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— Li Ka-shing
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
 
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— Lewis Thomas
Before modern man can gain control over the forces that now threaten his very existence, he must resume possession of himself. This sets the chief mission for the city of the future: that of creating a visible regional and civic structure, designed to make man at home with his deeper self and his larger world, attached to images of human nature and love.
 
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— Lewis Mumford
I was trying to control myself because I wanted to just park the car and jump out and do cartwheels. The next dream is to win the world championship.
 
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— Lewis Hamilton
Self control is about being in charge of the direction our lives are taking. Now for the paradox: We get control of our lives, ultimately, not by will power but by surrender.
 
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— Lewis B. Smedes
As a chess player one has to be able to control one's feelings, one has to be as cold as a machine.
 
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— Levon Aronian
A lot of people feel that there is less artistry involved in cartoon making unless they have painstaking control of each frame.
 
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— Lev Yilmaz
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.
 
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— Lev S. Vygotsky
Control is a big issue when you're sick. It's the first thing you lose - other losses come later.
 
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— Letty Cottin Pogrebin
We can have peace if we let go of wanting to change the past and wanting to control the future.
 
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— Lester Levenson
[I]t is tragic that the forces for destruction that we unleashed are stronger than man's present ability to control them.
 
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— Leslie Groves
We need to live in mindful harmony with our feelings, not attempt to control them.
 
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— Les Greenberg
I couldn't stand being identified by my sexuality, I retaliated by insisting that people regard me for my intellectual worth. My intellect became a form of damage control.
 
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— Leora Tanenbaum
Our aim is to gain control of the two great treasure houses on which the West depends: The energy treasure house of the Persian Gulf and the minerals treasure house of Central and Southern Africa.
 
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— Leonid Brezhnev
It's very hard to impose your beliefs or a specific message about any given movie. I think that audiences always extract what they want from a film even if something isn't overtly political. They may or may not get it, and it's hard to control that.
 
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— Leonardo DiCaprio
The more I've acted, I've realised that I have a) no control of and b) no way of really quite understanding how people react to anything I do, or any movie I do.
 
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— Leonardo DiCaprio
I have learned from my experiences in this industry that there is absolutely no way to control people's opinions on your performance in your movie. You go out there, promote your film and hope people like the work you did.
 
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— Leonardo DiCaprio
When we came then to the 1967 negotiations we had the problem of one market between two countries fully under the control of the American companies that owned the facilities on both sides of the border.
 
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— Leonard Woodcock
The more complex our economy, the more we should rely on the miraculous, self-adapting processes of men acting freely. No mind of man nor any combination of minds can even envision, let alone intelligently control, the countless human energy exchanges in a simple society, to say nothing of a complex one.
 
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— Leonard Read
The libertarian can have no truck with 'left' or 'right' because he regrets any form of authoritarianism - the use of police force to control the creative life of man.
 
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— Leonard Read