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Hands Of Individuals Quotes


"What's dangerous is the concentration of wealth in the hands of a few individuals." - Arpad Busson

"There is no social-change fairy. There is only change made by the hands of individuals." - Winona Laduke

"[C]ensorship in any form is the opening wedge for fascism, since it places arbitrary and unwarranted power in the hands of individuals." - Jack Parsons

"All the hands, hearts and minds of the individuals collectively contribute to the team's success. (listen to your team, watch their body language, share your expectations . . . work together.)" - Suzanne Yoculan

"I'm very hands-on. I was very hands-on with talking to individuals. That's very important, whether it be someone giving me advice or trying to find out some type of information. If I have additional questions, I always get behind-the-scenes and dig in and talk to individuals." - John Zaffis

"If they're in cell block 1A or 1B, these prisoners - they're murderers, they're terrorists, they're insurgents. Many of them probably have American blood on their hands. And here we're so concerned about the treatment of those individuals." - James Inhofe

"Pioneering is the work of individuals ..." - Susanne Katherina Langer

"Only individuals have a sense of responsibility." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"True generosity consists precisely in fighting to destroy the causes which nourish false charity. False charity constrains the fearful and subdued, the "rejects of life," to extend their trembling hands. True generosity lies in striving so that these hands-whether of individuals or entire peoples-need be extended less and less in supplication, so that more and more they become human hands which work and, working, transform the world." - Paulo Freire

"Who then would not like to see these benefits flow upon the world from the law, as from an inexhaustible source?... But is it possible?... Whence does the State draw those resources that it is urged to dispense by way of benefits to individuals? Is it not from the individuals themselves? How, then, can these resources be increased by passing through the hands of a parasitic and voracious intermediary?" - Frederic Bastiat

"Cloning creates ordinary children. They will be unique individuals, not photocopies of individuals." - Severino Antinori

"Of course, a law that is selectively used is in one aspect even worse than a law that is generally used because it puts a lot of power in individuals' hands and makes government a rule, not of laws, but of people." - Vikram Seth

"Money should not be in the hands of individuals; otherwise it will create this problem of being burdened with guilt. And money can make people's lives very rich. If the commune owns the money, the commune can give you all the facilities that you need, all the education, all creative dimensions of life." - Rajneesh

"What being among the 'right people' entails is the possession of human capital, rather than organizational capital: an individual reputation, portable skills, and network connections. Career responsibility is squarely in the hands of individuals, a function of their knowledge and networks. Transferable knowledge is more important to a career than firm-specific knowledge." - Rosabeth Moss Kanter

"According to Buddhism, individuals are masters of their own destiny. And all living beings are believed to possess the nature of the Primordial Buddha Samantabhadra, the potential or seed of enlightenment, within them. So our future is in our own hands. What greater free will do we need?" - Dalai Lama

"Remember, grab you're future with both hands and mold it into what you want it to be. It's the determined, who create the life they want, while the idle sit by and watch it fade away into nothingness. The future belongs to the exceptional individuals, who can see the light of the future, at the end of the tunnel." - James D Watson

"The worth of a State, in the long run, is the worth of the individuals composing it - a State which dwarfs its men, in order that they may be more docile instruments in its hands even for beneficial purposes - will find that with small men no great thing can really be accomplished." - John Stuart Mill

"As individuals, as families, as neighbors, as members of one community, people of all races and political views are usually decent, kind, compassionate. But in large corporations or governments, when great power accumulates in their hands, some become monsters even with good intentions." - Dean Koontz

"Communism produces neither dignity nor prosperity. It takes all power away from the people and places it in the hands of a self-appointed elite. And because it distorts and manipulates the distinctive talents of individuals rather than letting those talents flourish, it prevents progress and prosperity." - Margaret Thatcher

"In the hands of a determined Secretary, the Foreign Service can be a splendid instrument, staffed by knowledgeable, discreet, and energetic individuals. They do require constant vigilance lest the convictions that led them into a penurious career tempt them to preempt decision-making." - Henry A Kissinger

"More poignant for us, at Laetoli in Tanzania are the companionable footprints of three real hominids, probably Australopithecus afarensis, walking together 3.6 million years ago in what was then fresh volcanic ash. Who does not wonder what these individuals were to each other, whether they held hands or even talked, and what forgotten errand they shared in a Pliocene dawn?" - Richard Dawkins

"Seeking those elusive individuals is like mining for rare gems. It will take hard work, patience, and a persistent attitude. To find that rich seam of colourful stones, you will have to chip through dirt and rock. You will have to learn how to hold rubble in your hands and see the fortune inside." - Chris Murray

"Pornography is a theatre of types, never of individuals." - Susan Sontag

"fair play is less characteristic of groups than of individuals." - Agnes Repplier

"Great individuals make great successes out of failure." - Denis Waitley

"All social change comes from the passion of individuals." - Margaret Mead

"I eventually saw the satirical nature of caricaturing individuals." - Jonathan Shapiro

"Revolutions are the periods of history when individuals count most." - Norman Mailer

"Great changes start with individuals; the basis of world peace is inner peace in the hearts of individuals." - Dalai Lama

"Society does not consist of individuals; it expresses the sum of connections and relationships in which individuals find themselves." - Karl Marx

"Society does not consist of individuals but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand." - Karl Marx

"If individuals can be born again, why can't cities, made up of many individuals, be born again?" - C. Wagner

"Everything degenerates in the hands of man." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"No money changed hands, of course." - Nancy Pelosi

"I'm in the hands of Jesus." - Tammy Faye Bakker

"The hands really show signs of age." - Lela Rose

"Be very nervous of the shaky hands." - Ja Rule

"'Extinction' issue. Save the species for whom??? Humans' convenience, of course! Individuals of the species are snatched from their homes/family/habitat/held in captivity/forced to mate at great physical/ spiritual pain. When the right numbers are reached, their holocaust starts all over again! Another merry-go-round/ bu$ine$$ a$ u$ual!!! Protectionists/welfarists find it a profitable issue: no controversy/ easy donations! I'd rather see an entire species extinct than in the hands of the humans!" - Adela Popescu

"The issue of the pension gap has got to become visible and important to millions of people before Washington will respond seriously. Right now, everyone thinks it's his or her own problem and that individuals have to do better and save more. Of course, that is true. We all have to save more and take responsibility for our own retirement. But we have a huge social and economic problem on our hands." - Hedrick Smith

"Let's make it clear for the dimmest bulbs among you: the kids at Columbine High didn't die from too many guns, they died from too few. I'm not suggesting that the teachers should have carried guns not as franchised agents of the state. They should have carried guns as ordinary individuals, exercising a sacred right, and in performance of a solemn duty to protect the young lives that were placed very foolishly, as it turned out in their hands." - L Neil Smith

"Does he have ugly hands? Sometimes beautiful people have ugly hands." "No he has kind of amazing hands." - John Green

"A young person in Africa with a smartphone has more communications technology than the U.S. president had 25 years ago. So if the tools to change the world are now in everyone's hands, then the individuals now have the power that only governments and corporations used to have a couple of decades ago. I get excited by how that increases our capacity to be creative, and how that increases our capacity to create transformative things in the world." - Jason Silva

"What is put into the hands of B cannot be put into the hands of A." - Henry Hazlitt

"There are a lot of things we as individuals can't do much about. We can't solve global warming as individuals, or health care problems, but as individuals, most of us can get our kids reading. We can do that." - James Patterson

"Hold up your hands before your eyes. You are looking at the hands of God." - Lawrence Kushner

"Clearly no group can as an entity create ideas. Only individuals can do this. A group of individuals may, however, stimulate one another in the creation of ideas." - Estill I. Green

"But the general welfare must restrict and regulate the exertions of the individuals, as the individuals must derive a supply of their strength from social power." - Friedrich List

"Competing is intense among humans, and within a group, selfish individuals always win. But in contests between groups, groups of altruists always beat groups of selfish individuals." - E O Wilson

"Because books are written by individuals, it has often made knowledge seem like the product of individuals, even though everybody has always understood that individuals are working within the social network." - David Weinberger

"Creative individuals tend to be smart, yet also naive at the same time... Creative individuals have a combination of playfulness and discipline, or responsibility and irresponsibility." - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

"Stories are the secret reservoir of values: change the stories individuals and nations live by and tell themselves, and you change the individuals and nations." - Ben Okri

"Societies are composed of individuals and are good only insofar as they help individuals to realize their potentialities and to lead a happy and creative life." - Aldous Huxley

"The English are crooked as a nation and honest as individuals. The contrary is true of the French, who are honest as a nation and crooked as individuals." - Edmond De Goncourt

"A boardroom is a collection of individuals, and individuals have varying motives, egos, agendas and qualifications. Sometimes the dynamics can go off track." - Carly Fiorina

"In Shakespeare, unique individuals repudiate the stereotypes demanded by the structure of the play: Shylock commands our sympathy, Barnardine refuses to be hanged. Individuals trump the category." - Iain Mcgilchrist

"Formation of a new race takes place when, over several generations, individuals in one group reproduce more frequently among themselves than they do with individuals in other groups." - J Philippe Rushton

"Swaraj of a people means the sum total of the Swaraj (self-rule) of individuals." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Discontent is the source of all trouble,but also of all progress, in individuals and nations." - Berthold Auerbach

"It is impossible to think of France except in terms of individuals." - Andre Siegfried

"Synergy: The combined effect of individuals in collaboration that exceeds the sum of their individual effects." - Stephen Covey

"Too many individuals are like Shakespeare's definition of "echo,"-babbling gossips of the air." - Josh Billings

"All the greatest achievements of mind have been beyond the power of unaided individuals." - Charles Sanders Peirce

"Too many individuals are like Shakespeare's definition of echo, - babbling gossips of the air." - Josh Billings

"The personal pronoun I should be the coat of arms of some individuals." - Antoine Rivarol

"Ideology represents the imaginary relationship of individuals to their real conditions of existence." - Louis Althusser

"The personal pronoun "I" should be the coat of arms of some individuals." - Antoine Rivarol

"The Internet changes the structure of society all the time-this massiveness made of individuals." - Ai Weiwei

"The availability of private insurance provides tremendous insulation for millions of individuals" - Lawrence Summers

"It is essential to resist the depiction of history as the work of heroic individuals" - Angela Davis

"Jazz, like leadership, combines the unpredictability of the future with the gifts of individuals." - Max De Pree

"Never underestimate the ability of a small group of committed individuals to change the world." - Margaret Mead

"No amount of artificial reinforcement can offset the natural inequalities of human individuals." - Henry P. Fairchild

"The nation is a community. Community of individuals, community of generations." - Aleksander Kwasniewski

"All of civility depends on being able to contain the rage of individuals." - Joshua Lederberg

"I have always preferred conflict of individuals over the battle of extreme ideologies." - Robert Ludlum

"It is the responsibility of leadership to provide opportunity, and the responsibility of individuals to contribute." - William Pollard

"The availability of private insurance provides tremendous insulation for millions of individuals." - Lawrence Summers

"...the UN is in the hands of America. The Security Council is in the hands of America. The IAEA Board of Governors is in the hands of America." - Abdollah Javadi-Amoli

"The rights of children as individuals begin while yet they remain the foetus." - Victoria Woodhull

"The secret of winning is working more as a team, less as individuals." - Knute Rockne

"The universe seems bankrupt as soon as we begin to discuss the characters of individuals." - Henry David Thoreau

"[Islam] inspires countless individuals to lead lives of honesty, integrity, and morality." - George W Bush

"The French are a race of individuals. There is no type." - Gertrude Atherton

"Attempts to secure an equal outcome always require unequal treatment of individuals." - Ted Malloch

"The ignorant Insults of Individuals will not hinder me from doing my duty to my Art" - William Blake

"[...] a number of flawed individuals can often add up to a brilliant social unit." - Robert Musil

"Nothing truly valuable can be achieved except by the unselfish cooperation of many individuals." - Albert Einstein

"To judge individuals before understanding them is a form of human rejection and feeds upon itself." - Stephen Covey

"Experience and imagination must enter into the very constitution of our thoughts involving concrete individuals." - Zeno Vendler

"There is no such things as "best" in the world of individuals." - Hosea Ballou

"When a system of oppression has become institutionalized it is unnecessary for individuals to be oppressive." - Florynce R. Kennedy

"The heterosexuality or homosexuality of many individuals is not an all-or-none proposition." - Alfred Kinsey

"I'm not going to single individuals out but Yakubu has missed loads of great chances" - Alan Brazil

"Great leaders motivate large groups of individuals to improve the human condition." - John P Kotter

"The goal of education is to enable individuals to continue their education." - John Dewey

"Heartbreak has an archetypal core, all heartbroken individuals suffer from the same kind of torture." - Ginette Paris

"Research tells us that fourteen out of any ten individuals like chocolate." - Sandra Boynton

"Nations, like individuals are powerful in the degree that they command the sympathies of their neighbors." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Peace between countries must rest on the solid foundation of love between individuals." - Indira Gandhi

"The universe seems bankrupt as soon as we begin to discuss the character of individuals." - Henry David Thoreau

"That miscellaneous collection of a few wise and many foolish individuals, called the public." - John Stuart Mill

"Education may work wonders as well in warping the genius of individuals as in seconding it." - Amos Bronson Alcott

"There are no individuals in the world only fragments of families" - Carl Whitaker

"The nation is only as strong as the collective strength of its individuals." - Jeremiah Denton

"Those that say that individuals are not capable of changing anything are only looking for excuses." - Vaclav Havel

"The human plagiarism which is most difficult to avoid, for individuals... is the plagiarism of ourselves." - Marcel Proust

"There is no such thing as "best" in the world of individuals." - Hosea Ballou

"People do change - individuals, families, nations - and the pace of transformation need not be geological." - Tim Winton

"Every civilization depends upon the quality of the individuals it produces." - Frank Herbert

"Nothing is more powerful than individuals acting out of their own conscience." - Vaclav Havel

"Always and inevitably everyone underestimates the number of stupid individuals in circulation." - Carlo M. Cipolla

"Well, the sales of our products clearly demonstrate their value to businesses and to individuals." - James L. Barksdale

"World events are the work of individuals whose motives are often frivolous, even casual." - Gore Vidal

"Europe is... a monument to the vanity of individuals, a programme whose inevitable destiny is failure." - Margaret Thatcher

"There is a certain type of white Southerner who respects certain Negro individuals." - Ethel Waters

"Through persistence numerous individuals win accomplishment out of what appeared bound to be sure disappointment." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Get a team of like-minded individuals around you. Understand this is hard work." - Sho Baraka

"I think it is in the nature of individuals and individual entities not to self-correct." - Ray Dalio

"Youth is the seed time of good habits, as well in nations as in individuals." - Thomas Paine

"s a proportion of the labor force, fewer individuals manipulate things, more handle people and symbols." - C Wright Mills

"Research tells us fourteen out of any ten individuals likes chocolate." - Sandra Boynton

"The federal tax system is turning individuals into sharecroppers of their own lives." - James Bovard

"If individuals have no virtues, their vices may be of use to us." - Junius

"God isn't looking for people of great faith, but for individuals ready to follow Him" - Hudson Taylor

"Individuals have conquered themselves. Nations and large bodies of men, never." - John Adams

"From this point on, the race's advancement will come from the efforts of its individuals." - Shelby Steele

"There is no such things as 'best' in the world of individuals." - Hosea Ballou

"Activism could be defined as activities engaged in by individuals to change there of others situation." - Ben Edwards

"Freedom across the world is a result of many individuals working together." - Dan Gable

"Progress is personal; it comes from individuals demanding more of themselves and everyone else." - Richard Koch

"Peace between countries must rest on the solid foundation of love between individuals." - Mahatma Gandhi

"There is no justification for taking away individuals' freedom in the guise of public safety." - Thomas Jefferson

"Well, the sales of our products clearly demonstrate their value to businesses and to individuals." - Jim Barksdale

"The masses don't shed their blood for the benefit of a few individuals." - Stokely Carmichael

"Treaties of peace, made after war, are entrusted to individuals to negotiate and carry out." - Richard Cobden

"I've made it abundantly clear and I'll repeat yet again there's no question of gagging individuals." - Ron Davies

"RZA is one of the most unique individuals and rap artists that I have worked with." - El Debarge

"Exchange of breeding individuals between two populations tends to homogenize their gene pools." - Peter R Grant

"Education can lift individuals out of poverty and into rewarding careers." - Christine Gregoire

"It's remarkably easy to dig up enormous amounts of information about individuals, without their consent." - Jamais Cascio

"God does guide the lives of individuals and does fill them with the Holy Ghost." - Robert Duvall

"The Republicans are looking after the financial interests of the wealthiest individuals in this country." - Edward Kennedy

"When a system of oppression has become institutionalized it is unnecessary for individuals to be oppressive." - Florynce Kennedy

"Government will no longer be run on the whims of individuals." - Mwai Kibaki

"Private equity has been the purview of super wealthy individuals and institutions." - Michael Leechin

"I mean to defend the rights of individuals in a liberal prospect." - Emma Bonino

"The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the age." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Private equity has been the purview of super wealthy individuals and institutions." - Michael Lee-Chin

"I suspect that most of the individuals who have religious faith are content with blind faith" - Mortimer Adler

"In all my work, I'm interested in understanding big issues through the lives of individuals..." - Laura Poitras



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