Quotes about Control.

Showing 1-25 of 1951
Votes
[+]
22
[-]
Once a nation parts with the control of its credit, it matters not who makes the laws.
Votes
[+]
4
[-]
Very often it's really inconvenient - who you fall in love with. You can't really control it.
Votes
[+]
27
[-]
While port security remains one of our single greatest vulnerabilities, it makes little sense to give operational control of our ports to a foreign nation without first doing proper investigations.
Votes
[+]
7
[-]
I'm suggesting that, until America takes care of its debt, untangles the housing mess and gets unemployment under control, we all commit to working six days a week. Yep, move the standard 35-40 hour work week right up to 48 hours.
Votes
[+]
14
[-]
I'm not accident prone, really, but I was cutting something and sort of lost control, and it went through my big toe. There was a lot of blood and I nearly fainted, but its totally fine now.
Votes
[+]
10
[-]
It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
I can't control if people like me; I can't control if people like my game.
Control, Game, Like, Me, People
Votes
[+]
8
[-]
The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face, that you had control over it, that were confronted with it and could steer it.
Votes
[+]
5
[-]
When you see John Boehner crying, believe you me, it's because he cannot control, uh, that wild contingency called the Tea Party.
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
Fishing is very meditative; you need to be able to give up control and cast out the line and then hope for the best, so in that way, it's quite like acting.
Votes
[+]
6
[-]
I get a little itchy if I don't have some control.
Control, Get, Little, Some
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
I'm not in control of my muse. My muse does all the work.
Control, Does, Muse, Work
Votes
[+]
23
[-]
If you don't control your emotions, your emotions will control your acts, and that's not good.
Acts, Control, Emotions, Good, Will, You, Your
Votes
[+]
10
[-]
Task switching is hard because we do not control what is on our mind. Despite our efforts, the original task continues to occupy our mental bandwidth. Although we can control where our time goes, we cannot fully control how our bandwidth is allocated.
Votes
[+]
6
[-]
There are so many venues in which stars are exposed today, that we just know much more and the studios don't have the control over stars like they used to, in the 30s, 40s, and 50s.
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
When I passed the age of 50, I learned how to control my emotions.
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
There are so many factors that go into having a successful movie.. too many that you can't control.
Votes
[+]
9
[-]
Serial killers kill for the power and control they experience during the murders and for the added ego boost they get in the aftermath from community fears, media coverage, and the police investigations.
Votes
[+]
8
[-]
I think Ed Koch is the person most responsible for allowing AIDS to get out of control. It happened here first, on his watch. If he had done what any moral human being should have done in the beginning, and put out alarms, then a lot fewer people would have gotten sick.
Votes
[+]
15
[-]
Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control.
Votes
[+]
7
[-]
When you're young, you don't have any experience - you're charged up, but you're out of control. And if you're old and you're not charged up, then all you have is memories. But if you're charged and stimulated by what's going on around you, and you also have experience, you know what to appreciate and what to pass by.
Votes
[+]
24
[-]
What's fascinating to me is the way that multiple stories go into creating any world - a fictional world, but certainly the world that we live in as well. Of course, I cannot control that world. I can just control the fictional world.
Votes
[+]
10
[-]
Most shareholders have little if any control over the companies in which they own stock, even if they own a million shares.
Votes
[+]
10
[-]
One has this image of the Soviet state and the Red Army as being extremely disciplined but in the first four months of 1945 their soldiers were completely out of control.
Votes
[+]
8
[-]
Now I feel and I say all the time that vanity is, like, long gone. I'm really free of worrying about what I look like, because it's out of my shaky hands. I don't control it. So why would I waste one second of my life worrying about it?

Top 10 Topics

Matter3167
Somebody2648
Start3330
Father3160
Woman3270
Good16385
Wise509
Hate1865
Guy2846
Government3597
Back to Top