Quotation Explorer - 'Controlling'

A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved. - Kurt Vonnegut
The art of life is not controlling what happens to us, but using what happens to us - Gloria Steinem
Controlling people do not like to be controlled. Controlling people do not like to have their agendas obstructed. - Traci Lawrence
Good composition is like a suspension bridge; each line adds strength and takes none away... Making lines run into each other is not composition. There must be motive for the connection. Get the art of controlling the observer that is composition. - Robert Henri
Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race. - Henry G. Stott
Our parents were our first gods. If parents are loving, nurturing, and kind, this becomes the child’s definition of the creator. If parents were controlling, angry, and manipulative, then this becomes their definition. - David W. Earle
Does the brain control you or are you controlling the brain? - Karl Pilkington
In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth. - Susanne Langer
Anger can be defeated by controlling our emotions without upsetting the nerves. - Munia Khan
Its your own life so why should any one else controlling it, you should get this soon otherwise you'll spend your rest of your life regretting. - Ridhdhesh Jivawala
The work of internal government has become the task of controlling the thousands of fifth-rate men
Perfectionists are not all negative, miserable, unhappy and over controlling individuals - Asa Don Brown
Spontaneous insanity is the real bliss! It's sad that we are honored for playing sane, serious, safe, miserable and controlling in this poor world. - Saurabh Sharma
Beware of leaders who prefer controlling 100 % of nothing over sharing a fortune. - Julion Okram
The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerated the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than the democratic state itself. That in its essence is fascism: ownership of government by an individual, by a group, or any controlling private power. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Der Spirit der Mitarbeiter ist wichtiger als das Controlling der Corporate Monkeys. - Carsten K. Rath
When you anticipate adversity, you can then plan for adversity. You may never gain control of it, but you can keep it from controlling you. - T Jay Taylor
Society cannot exist unless a controlling power upon will and appetite be placed somewhere, and the less of it there is within, the more there must be without. - Edmund Burke
When you focus and accept the current moment with love, faith, and joyfulness, you are practicing mindfulness. That is better than controlling the universe. - Debasish Mridha
They want the federal government controlling Social Security like it's some kind of federal program. - George W. Bush
If you fail to control your thought, your thought will never fail to control you! Master the art of controlling your thought better and your thought will control you better - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
For the only slavery is desire, and he who learns to let go, to climb the wind-swept hills of self-becoming, naked of all possessions and desire, will drink the mountain air of freedom, and find the peace that lies not in the satisfaction but in the controlling of desire. - Christmas Humphreys
life is not about being fearless its about controlling your fears - veronice roth
The health care bill is nothing about health care- it's about controlling the people. - David Lincoln
You need three things to become a successful novelist: talent, luck and discipline. Discipline is the one element of those three things that you can control, and so that is the one that you have to focus on controlling, and you just have to hope and trust in the other two. - Michael Chabon
Controlling others is the cornerstone of dysfunctional families. - David W. Earle
The potential of controlling and living a successful life according to your terms depends on how you think. Your perception is your world. You can create the life you want and in fact, you can even shape it the way you want it. - Dee Dee Artner
The first step - especially for young people with energy and drive and talent, but not money - the first step to controlling your world is to control your culture. To model and demonstrate the kind of world you demand to live in. To write the books. Make the music. Shoot the films. Paint the art. - Chuck Palahniuk
The potential of controlling and living a successful life according to your terms depends on how you think. Your perception is your world. You can create the life you want and in fact, you can even shape the way you want it. - Dee Dee Artner
Laughter is a whip that keeps us in line. It's horrible to be laughed at against your will. Either you suppress unwelcome laughter or you start controlling it. - Keith Johnstone
Like too much alcohol,self-consciousness makes us see ourselves double, and we make the double image for two selves - mental and material, controlling and controlled, reflective and spontaneous. Thus instead of suffering we suffer about suffering, and suffer about suffering about suffering. - Alan W. Watts
There is no such thing as phD in swag. Only uni. After learning the principles of swag, one must do their own individual trainibg to increase horizons of their 4 elements of swag. Then comes controlling the swag count that's is released from within. - Batuhan Ibal
Proud people have a mirror, the objects in that mirror is rebellion, A wise advice is often seen by them as controlling, Let them be. - Oluseyi Akinbami
I am scared of the day, when they turn atheism into another religion for controlling masses. - M.F. Moonzajer
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it. - Krishnamurti
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