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    powerful Quotes

    I'm not doing it to pander to people. I just always knew what I liked versus what I don't like. I never liked things with too many zippers or spikes and stuff. That weirds me out. I like things that are pretty. And I think it's great to be pretty. I like being feminine. I think it's good to be feminine. We don't need to look like men or dress like men or talk like men to be powerful. We can be powerful in our own way, our own feminine way.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: men  people  powerful 
    Nothing is more powerful than allowing yourself to truly be affected by things. Whether it's a song, a stranger, a mountain, a tea kettle, an article, a sentence, a footstep -feel it all. Look around you. All of this is for you. Take it and have gratitude. Give it and feel love.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: gratitude  powerful  song 
    That's one of the most exciting things for me about listening to records: It's a moment in time, and the less it's messed with the more powerful it is. I wanted at least one song on the record to be just completely about the moment.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    Real art is one of the most powerful forces in the rise of mankind, and he who renders it accessible to as many people as possible is a benefactor of humanity.
    — Zoltan Kodaly
    When greedy people are given gold, they are bitter that they haven't gotten jewels; when they are made barons they are resentful that they haven't been made lords. Though powerful and rich, their attitude is that of beggars. For those who know how to be content, simple fare is more delicious than rich delicacies, a cloth coat is warmer than fox fur, and an ordinary citizen does not defer to a king or a lord.
    — Zicheng Hong
    The powerful and prominent soar like dragons, the heroic and valiant fight like tigers: but if you look upon them with cool eyes, they are like ants gathering on rancid meet, like flies swarming on blood. Judgments of right and wrong bristle like porcupine quills: but if you meet them with cool feelings, that is like a forge melting metal, like hot water dissolving snow.
    — Zicheng Hong
    tags: powerful  fight  right  eyes  wrong  dragon  water  blood 
    There is no bandit so powerful as Nature.The interaction of the positive and the negative principles, which produces the visible universe.In the whole universe there is no escape from it.
    — Zhuangzi
    If I want to do something powerful or special, then I contact people I think are smart, educated, inspiring and I'll say, "What are you doing? How can I help?"
    — Zendaya
    I think women are very powerful and I think we're more powerful together than separated.
    — Zendaya
    tags: women  powerful 
    The love is so powerful that both people have to surrender. I think that's the funny thing about dating somebody for the first time, it's kind of a question of who wears the pants, or who's gonna text you first, how much am I supposed to put myself out there, and it makes you feel a little bit crazy. But at the end of the day, it's not about that. And if it's the right person you don't have to worry about that.
    — Zella Day
    Environmentalists and secular humanists insist that humans will destroy the planet. Corporate capitalists and many religious fundamentalists have no regard for wildlife and nature. Ultimately, this dualistic battle is based on false premises. In fact, this planet is more powerful than the human species.
    — Zeena Schreck
    There can be powerful magic in acts of desperation.
    — Zedd
    tags: magic  powerful 
    With its declining population, with people moving out of the Far East, with an enormously powerful China in the east, I think the real destiny of Russia is to become closer to the West.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    tags: people  powerful  real  russia 
    It is conceivable that at some point a truly united and powerful European Union could become a global political rival to the United States.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    However, if Moscow regains control over Ukraine, with its 52 million people and major resources as well as access to the Black Sea, Russia automatically again regains the wherewithal to become a powerful imperial state, spanning Europe and Asia.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    We're not trying to form a new religion. I think that all the powerful religions are pretty much the same. People like to pretend they are very different, but they are not. They are really about believing in something bigger than yourself, something that's unseen, and about having some faith. That's not such a bad thing to have in the world.
    — Zal Batmanglij
    tags: people  world  powerful  bad  faith 
    You appreciate the little details in life once you realize how fragile it isYou respect the afterlife when you realize how powerful it is.
    — Zak Bagans
    I always thought I was powerful, since I was a kid.
    — Zaha Hadid
    tags: thoughts  powerful  kids 
    When we have that scene where I shoot that huge machine gun, my first thought was "Why does anybody want this? What is the point of something like this?" I know some people feel powerful or whatever and I'm just like, " I feel like I want nothing to do with this."
    — Zach Gilford
    I think comedy does have that powerful thing that doesn't seem too preachy because you're also making people laugh, so it's really kind of a good tool for messaging.
    — Zach Galifianakis
    tags: people  comedy  powerful 
    I love telling good stories and I love playing powerful, strong women.
    — Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer
    You could go to Estonia and there's probably an episode of 'Seinfeld' playing there. Television is a very powerful thing.
    — Yul Vazquez
    tags: powerful 
    If you come from Africa with your economic poverty and your cultural riches, and you meet someone like Peter Gabriel or a person from a big record company, and they tell you that what you are doing is marvelous, that makes you feel powerful.
    — Youssou N'Dour
    A naive dream is extremely powerful.
    — Yossi Ghinsberg
    tags: powerful  dreams 
    So overall, though my life is far from perfect, I'm contented with it. And in a peculiar way, I'm grateful for the troubling emotions I experienced. The obstacles we face in life can provide powerful incentives for change.
    — Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
    tags: emotion  powerful 
    I know in my heart the dream will be realized. I choose to believe. And choosing is a powerful thing. It's available to you at every moment. You can choose understanding over anger, believing over nonbelieving, action over inaction. It gives meaning to every choice we make.
    — Yolanda King
    I realized that an artist seeking to tell the truth in her art takes great courage. I recognize the courage required to bring children together from Israeli and Palestinian communities to find commonality in music as a very powerful and effective beginning towards Peace.
    — Yoko Ono
    I'm kind of honored to be a dragon lady. The dragon is a very powerful, mythical animal.
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: animals  powerful  dragon 
    The war industry people are very together; they know exactly what they want; they don't even have to talk to each other. The peace industry people are just intellectuals who are very critical of each other... Unless the peace industry is powerful, we're always going to have war. It is as simple as that.
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: peace  people  powerful  war 
    I think that's one of the most unique and potentially powerful things about reddit - people come for the news, and stay for the community.
    — Yishan Wong
    All of us at reddit work here because we think that reddit is a community like none other. We think it can be a powerful force to change the world for the better.
    — Yishan Wong
    As for my ideal type, I like girls who don't have powerful presence, and not self-centered. I'd like her to have a light skin, and a calm personality.
    — Yesung
    Music is a therapy.It is a communication far more powerful than words, far more immediate, far more efficient.
    — Yehudi Menuhin
    The art of creation lies in the gift of perceiving the particular and generalizing it, thus creating the particular again. It is therefore a powerful transforming force and a generator of creative solutions in relation to a given problem. It is the currency of human exchanges, which enables the sharing of states of the soul and conscience, and the discovery of new fields of experience.
    — Yehudi Menuhin
    It's our own small voice within that is our oppressor; it says we are not worthy and not powerful enough. Our limited beliefs are the real foes we need to fight and conquer.
    — Yehuda Berg
    tags: belief  powerful  fight  real 
    Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble.
    — Yehuda Berg
    Words can be powerful allies. Or enemies
    — Yasmine Galenorn
    tags: enemies  powerful  enemy 
    If your intentions are pure, if you apply your craft with a view to observe humanity and, ultimately, God himself, very often something powerful will surface.
    — Yasmin Ahmad
    tags: humanity  powerful  craft  god 
    Of all the forces that are exerted on us over our lifetime, at least for me, love has been the most powerful of all.
    — Yanni
    tags: powerful 
    When people connect to my work, it makes me feel great. A lot of that stuff is really deep, and when I play something and people feel what I feel, and use it in important situations in their lives, like at weddings or funerals, that's so powerful. It means I can connect with them on an important level.
    — Xavier Rudd
    tags: people  work  live  powerful 
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