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Letter "P" » potent
«In order to create there must be a dynamic force, and what force is more potent than love?»
«Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.»
«I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death»
Author: Robert Fulghum
Death and dying
, The Cure
, the Triumphs
«Like a shadow that does not permit us to jump over it, but moves with us to maintain its proper distance, pollution is nature's answer to culture. When we have learned to recycle pollution into potent information, we will have passed over completely into the new cultural ecology.»
«I dig up this plant, of herbs the most potent, by whose power rival women are overcome, and husbands are obtained.»
«He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.»
Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupery
, abide by
, Abide With Me
«Crude absurdities, trivial nonsense, and sublime truths are equally potent in readying people for self-sacrifice if they are accepted as the sole, eternal truth»
«Beauty is potent but money is omnipotent.»
«Emotional occasions, especially violent ones, are extremely potent in precipitating mental rearrangements. The sudden and explosive ways in which love, jealousy, guilt, fear, remorse, or anger can seize upon one are known to everybody. . . . And emotions that come in this explosive way seldom leave things as they found them.»
Author: William James
, Sudden Fear
«A lady's verily is as potent as a lord's»