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"Regardless of our individual circumstances, we can all enjoy the full blessings of priesthood power through keeping the covenants we have made at baptism and in the temple." - Bonnie L. Oscarson

"Adhere to your purpose and you will soon feel as well as you ever did. On the contrary, if you falter, and give up, you will lose the power of keeping any resolution, and will regret it all your life." - Abraham Lincoln

"Am I keeping my promises?" - Robert Breault

"If you're keeping score, win!" - Red Auerbach

"Some promises aren't worth keeping." - Holly Black

"America's most dangerous and threatening black man is the one who has been kept sealed up by the Northerner in the black ghettos - the Northern white power structure's system to keep talking democracy while keeping the black man out of sight somewhere, around the corner." - Malcolm X

"Yes, there are plenty of heroes and heroines everywhere you look. They are not famous people. They are generally obscure and modest people doing useful work, keeping their families together and taking an active part in the health of their communities, opposing what is evil (in one way or another) and defending what is good. Heroes do not want power over others." - Edward Abbey

"Russia hasn't paid any attention to ISIS. They're interested in keeping Assad in power." - Hillary Clinton

"To be frank, politics is about wanting power, getting it, exercising it, and keeping it." - Jean Chretien

"I'm learning the power of going away for the weekend and keeping myself company." - Zoe Saldana

"I'm keeping my power to myself and my glow. I'm not giving anybody my glow anymore." - Jessica White

"It seems to me that obliviousness about white advantage, like obliviousness about male advantage, is kept strongly inculturated in the United States so as to maintain the myth of meritocracy, the myth that democratic choice is equally available to all. Keeping most people unaware that freedom of confident action is there for just a small number of people props up those in power and serves to keep power in the hands of the same groups that have most of it already." - Peggy McIntosh

"Love is keeping the promise anyway." - John Green

"There are some secrets that we think we're keeping, but those secrets are actually keeping us." - Frank Warren

"It gets better. It seems hard, you know, I think being different is always gonna be a tough climb. There's always gonna be people that are scared of it. But at the end of the day you give those bullies, those people, that are so ignorant, if you give them the power to affect you, you're letting them win. And they don't deserve that. What you're doing by being yourself is you're keeping it real, and you're being really brave." - Adam Lambert

"Your good mother tells me you are feeling very badly in your new situation. Allow me to assure you it is a perfect certainty that you will, very soon, feel better - quite happy - if you only stick to the resolution you have taken to procure a military education.... On the contrary, if you falter, and give up, you will lose the power of keeping any resolution, and will regret it all your life." - Abraham Lincoln

"I have ever been opposed to banks, - opposed to internal improvements by the general government, - opposed to distribution of public lands among the states, - opposed to taking the power from the hands of the people, - opposed to special monopolies, - opposed to a protective tariff, - opposed to a latitudinal construction of the constitution, - opposed to slavery agitation and disunion. This is my democracy. Point to a single act of my public career not in keeping with these principles." - Sam Houston

"The fruit of keeping covenants is the companionship of the Holy Ghost and an increase in the power to love." - Henry B Eyring

"The thing to keep in mind is that laws are framed by those who happen to be in power and for the purpose of keeping them in power." - Mary Brave Bird

"I think soft power definitely can work. But, you know, it depends on who you're dealing with. Some people are so intent upon power and keeping power that it's very difficult to conduct soft power." - George W Bush

"Power perceived is power achieved." - Brad Thor

"Alchemists turned into chemists when they stopped keeping secrets." - Eric S Raymond

"Keeping the head still is golf's one universal, unarguable fundamental." - Jack Nicklaus

"Keeping up is a fool's game; seek advantage instead." - Daniel Burrus

"Promises are empty words if you're not keeping them." - Mike Ditka

"Your heart is a drum keeping time with everyone." - Beck

"Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday" - Don Marquis

"Everyone around me is so strict about keeping me grounded." - Chloe Moretz

"Isn't privacy about keeping taboos in their place" - Kate Millett

"Particularly when the war power is invoked to do things to the liberties of people, or to their property or economy that only indirectly affect conduct of the war and do not relate to the engagement of the war itself, the constitutional basis should be scrutinized with care. ... I would not be willing to hold that war powers may be indefinitely prolonged merely by keeping legally alive a state of war that had in fact ended. I cannot accept the argument that war powers last as long as the effects and consequences of war for if so they are permanent - as permanent as the war debts." - Robert H. Jackson

"Jealousy has the amazing power to illuminate a single person in an intense beam of light, keeping the multitude of others in total darkness." - Milan Kundera

"Never underestimate the power that one good workout can have on your mind. Keeping the dream alive is half the battle." - Kara Goucher

"Every good thing depends on getting and keeping the power of the Holy Ghost in our lives. Everything depends on that." - Lawrence E. Corbridge

"Injustice and corruption will never be transformed by keeping them hidden, but only by bringing them out into the light and confronting them with the power of love." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Music is an important part of our culture and record stores play a vital part in keeping the power of music alive" - Chuck Berry

"The best way in which women can exert their power is in being late for an appointment, or in not keeping it at all. - Alain" - Andre Maurois

"Wake the power within thee slumbering, trim the plot that's in thy keeping, thou wilt bless the task when reaping sweet labour's prize." - John Stuart Blackie

"Confusion has become a state of mind, more of less; we're trained to be confused. Quite simply, the people in power are keeping us down, keeping us docile and keeping us consuming with this confusion. It's a cultural confusion and it is deliberate." - Yoko Ono

"No power was total, no power permanent, no power absolute." - Justina Chen

"The object of power is power." - George Orwell

"The only thing power respects, is power." - Malcolm X

"The reputation of power IS power." - Thomas Hobbes

"Integrative power [is] the ultimate power" - Kenneth E. Boulding

"Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely." - John Acton

"Anyone who seeks power wants absolute power." - Robert Shea

"Power educates the potentate." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Absolute power demoralizes." - Lord Acton

"Personality has power to uplift, power to depress, power to curse, and power to bless." - Paul Harris

"Desire creates the power." - Raymond Holliwell

"The ground of mercy is love, and the working of mercy is our keeping in love." - Julian of Norwich

"Regardless of what you play, the biggest thing is keeping the feel going." - Wes Montgomery

"Keeping your artistic self as creative as possible is a balancing act." - Karrin Allyson

"I tried to keep us together, you were busy keeping secrets" - Drake

"No one has ever succeeded in keeping nations at war except by lies." - Salvador de Madariaga

"Research is an organized method for keeping you reasonably dissatisfied with what you have." - Charles Kettering

"Stay keeping my cup full so I'm extra charged like a state tax." - Drake

"Architecture should be dedicated to keeping the outside out and the inside in." - Leonard Baskin

"Inspiration is just one requirement for being a writer. Another is keeping regular working hours." - Zelda Popkin

"Well, while I live I'll fear no other thing So sore as keeping safe Nerissa's ring." - William Shakespeare

"Theres nothing better than keeping fit. It gives me energy and helps me think more clearly." - Trevor Donovan

"Keeping house is as unpleasant and filthy as coal mining, and the pay's a lot worse." - P. J. O'Rourke

"No woman should give her happiness into the keeping of a man without fixed principles..." - Louisa May Alcott

"I always try meditation. Meditation means always keeping one mind, not-moving mind." - Seungsahn

"Hope you're keeping the dust out of your eyes and your feet off the ground." - Jennifer Niven

"Keeping fit is really important as playing football is all I've ever wanted to do." - David Beckham

"Keeping things 'just in case' indicates a lack of trust in the future." - Karen Kingston

"And some days I wonder why I insist on keeping myself alive." - Tahereh Mafi

"Keeping a journal will change your life in ways that you'd never imagine." - Oprah Winfrey

"Style ain't nothing but keeping the same idea from beginning to end. Everybody got it." - August Wilson

"Part of being optimistic is keeping one's head pointed toward the sun, one's feet moving forward." - Nelson Mandela

"You're insane, you know that?" he says. "It's the only thing keeping me afloat," I say." - Lauren Destefano

"For every time we regret keeping still, there are about ten times we regret speaking up." - James Alexander Thom

"A mark of blessing is what you're giving, not what you're keeping." - John Wimber

"The story was writing itself and I was having a hard time keeping up with it." - Ernest Hemingway

"My direction? Anywhere. Because one is always nearer by not keeping still." - Sebastian Faulks

"...women are better at keeping secrets, but men are more comfortable with them." - Stephen King

"I'm fine I said for the 2,467th time this semester. (I know. I was keeping count)" - Ally Carter

"The universities are a sort of lunatic asylum for keeping young men out of mischief." - Mandell Creighton

"Nightingales are put in cages because their songs give pleasure. Whoever heard of keeping a crow?" - Rumi

"Electricity, water, gas, and steam course through the walls of my building, keeping it alive." - Mason Cooley

"The constancy of the wise is only the art of keeping disquietude to one's self." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping." - Dale Carnegie

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Edward Everett Hale

"O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, By keeping men off, you keep them on." - John Gay

"Infinite possibilities exist by keeping focus on what you really want to create your bliss." - Steve Redhead

"Keep on keeping on!!!" - Joel Osteen

"Rocking on a lazy billow With roaming eyes, Cushioned on a dreamy pillow, Thou art now wise. Wake the power within thee slumbering, Trim the plot that's in thy keeping, Thou wilt bless the task when reaping Sweet labour's prize." - John Stuart Blackie

"The only way to live in the midst of inharmonious influences is to strengthen the will power and endure all things, yet keeping fineness of character and nobility of manner together with an everlasting heart full of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Michael Moore: a man who never without an excuse for keeping murdering tyrants in power. But now he's supporting the man who bombed Milosevic into submission? How about an explanation, Mr Moore?" - Andrew Sullivan

"A strong, clear vision holds the power to transcend your current reality, bypassing the day-to-day challenges that might be keeping you stuck where you are. What is your vision?" - Debbie Ford

"Controlling the interpretation of the Constitution is vital to the leftist agenda of expanding the federal government's power. That means keeping the federal judiciary as liberal as possible and treating the U.S. Supreme Court's liberal legacy as sacrosanct." - Joseph Sobran

"People who spend their working hours in a lab or research library or a classroom might be intent primarily on keeping or advancing their elite positions, thereby lending tacit support to power structures. Or they might not be." - Noam Chomsky

"Rocking on a lazy billow With roaming eyes, Cushioned on a dreamy pillow, Thou art now wise. Wake the power within thee slumbering, Trim the plot that's in thy keeping, Thou wilt bless the task when reaping Sweet labour's prize." - John Stuart Blackie

"I've always been intrigued by the power of secrets. When is it justifiable to keep them from the ones we love? And does keeping them irrevocably change who we are?" - Emily Giffin

"It is by giving our whole hearts to the Master and keeping His commandments that we come to know Him. In time, through the power of the Atonement, our hearts are changed, and we can become like Him." - Henry B Eyring

"I am of mixed minds about the issue of privacy. On one hand, I understand that information is power, and power is, well, power, so keeping your private information to yourself is essential - especially if you are a controversial figure, a celebrity, or a dissident." - Susan Orlean

"If knowledge is power and power corrupt, does knowledge corrupt?" - James Moore

"Faith is power to believe and power to see." - Prentice Mulford

"Military power wins battles, but spiritual power wins wars." - George C Marshall

"You have the power to let power go" - Kanye West

"The power of the heart is the power of Life." - Gary Zukav

"Procreative power & priesthood power are shared by husband & wife" - M Russell Ballard

"My interest is in power. How power works." - Robert Caro

"Fight the power that be. Fight the power." - Spike Lee

"Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat." - John F Lehman Jr

"Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely." - Lord Acton

"Freedom exists only with power." - Friedrich Schiller

"Knowledge is only potential power." - Napoleon Hill

"America means opportunity, freedom, power." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Power doesn't always corrupt. Power can cleanse. What I believe is always true about power is that power always reveals." - Robert Caro

"Power is the first good." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The power to lead is the power to mislead, and the power to mislead is the power to destroy." - Thomas S Monson

"Intelligence without power cannibalizes itself." - Mason Cooley

"Helplessness is a mighty power." - Mason Cooley

"Will power defeats all powers" - Aftab Alam

"Power is the great aphrodisiac." - Henry Kissinger

"Storytelling has a narcotic power." - Robert Harris

"The secret to keeping moving is keeping moving." - Dick Van Dyke

"There is only one thing worse than training employees and losing them, and that's not training them and keeping them" - Zig Ziglar

"Just draw on your grit; it's so easy to quit - It's the keeping your chin up that's hard." - Robert W Service

"When we grow careless of keeping our souls, then God recovers our taste of good things again by sharp crosses." - Richard Sibbes

"Creating success is tough. But keeping it is tougher. You have to keep producing, you can't ever stop." - Pete Rose

"For years I've advocated keeping a gratitude journal, writing down five things every day that brought pleasure and gratefulness." - Oprah Winfrey

"Turn your love into promises, that when you doubt your love, you may simply ask, "Am I keeping my promises?"" - Robert Breault

"There is a great deal of trouble in this world which is not caused by people keeping their mouths shut." - Myrtle Reed

"Comforters for our todays / Guardians of memories / Keeping our youth and yesterdays alive / Comrades with one history." - Adele Faber

"There is nothing illegal in keeping up a tomb; on the contrary, it is a very laudable thing to do." - Ryan Lindley

"There is something glamorous to me in taking a bit of a beating and keeping on going." - Chris Martin

"How often our involuntary facial motions testify to the thoughts we were keeping secret, and betray us to those around!" - Michel De Montaigne

"The earth is wise. It has given itself into the keeping of all, and all are therefore accountable." - Alice Walker

"Remember that we have to ask things of God that are in keeping with the God whom Jesus Christ revealed." - Oswald Chambers

"Keeping a Diary all my life helped me to discover some basic elements essential to the vitality of writing." - Anais Nin

"When I am trying to write I turn on music so I can hear what is keeping me from hearing." - James Richardson

"...busyness, keeping up with others, hustling hither and yon, makes it almost impossible for an individual to form a heart..." - Soren Kierkegaard

"Most men talk too much. Much of my success has been due to keeping my mouth shut." - J. Ogden Armour

"The family is on its way out; couples go next; then no more keeping cats or parrots." - Mason Cooley

"Ambition sufficiently plagues her proselytes, by keeping themselves always in show, like the statue of a public place." - Michel De Montaigne

"Success of life depends upon keeping one's mind open to opportunity and seizing it when it comes." - Alice Foote Macdougall

"Those proud of keeping an orderly desk never know the thrill of finding something that they thought irretrievably lost." - Helen Exley

"Give your hearts, but not into each other's keeping, For only the hand of God can contain your hearts." - Khalil Gibran

"Master of Life is the person who is best at keeping the brutal scars of life to a minimum!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"I like keeping my mind as far away from money and the material aspects of my job as possible." - Miley Cyrus

"Keeping my family out of prison best I can. That is success to me. I created that without selling records." - Yo Gotti

"A good lesson in keeping your perspective is: Take your job seriously but don't take yourself seriously." - Tip O'Neill

"Keeping players happy is not easy and I think anyone with a big squad will tell you that." - Alex Ferguson

"You have to make a joke every 10-15 minutes. It's a way of keeping up morale." - Silvio Berlusconi

"Focus on keeping your spine straight. It is the job of the spine to keep the brain alert." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"I never understood why Clark Kent was so hell bent on keeping Lois Lane in the dark." - Audrey Niffenegger

"Some promises are' worth keeping." - Holly Black

"I'm good at keeping secrets." - Sam Taylorwood



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