Quotations on Energy
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Power when wielded by abnormal energy is the most serious of facts.
- Henry B. Adams
(Keywords: Power, Energy, Facts)
The Department of Cell Biology at Johns Hopkins was founded and directed by Tom Pollard, an engaging young scientist with remarkable energy and enthusiasm.
- Peter Agre
(Keywords: Enthusiasm, Energy, Remarkable)
I was really glad to meet Jane Clark because it did give me an insight. I couldn't imagine what kind of woman she was. I was hugely impressed by her energy, straightforward nature and enthusiasm for life.
- Jenny Agutter
(Keywords: Life, Nature, Enthusiasm, Energy, Woman)
To make films is as boring as watching paint dry - you usually have to do little tiny bits here and there. You go off waiting for lighting, you come back - the energy dies. You hope you can find someone who can keep it going.
- Jenny Agutter
(Keywords: Hope, Energy, Waiting)
Nuclear energy is the scientific achievement of the Iranian nation.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
(Keywords: Achievement, Energy, Nation)
It is not so for art in appreciation because art is concerned with human behavior. And science is concerned with the behavior of metal or energy. It depends on what the fashion is. Now today it's energy. It's the same soul behind it. The same soul, you see.
- Josef Albers
(Keywords: Art, Science, Soul, Appreciation, Behavior, Energy, Fashion, Now, Today)
What's the most important thing in the world? It's love, and I look at that as an energy, not a sentiment.
- Eddie Albert
(Keywords: Love, Energy, Sentiment, World)
When mental energy is allowed to follow the line of least resistance and to fall into easy channels, it is called weakness.
- James Allen
(Keywords: Energy, Weakness)
Dark energy is perhaps the biggest mystery in physics.
- Steve Allen
(Keywords: Energy, Mystery, Physics)
Energy conservation is the foundation of energy independence.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Conservation, Energy, Independence)
The offshore ocean area under U.S. jurisdiction is larger than our land mass, and teems with plant and animal life, mineral resources, commerce, trade, and energy sources.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Life, Commerce, Energy, Land, Ocean, Trade)
President Bush's mercury rule is a gift to the big energy companies that helped put him in office.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Energy, Mercury, Office, President)
When I was straight, I had the courage and energy to become an actress. I owe my career to my will to stop using.
- Kirstie Alley
(Keywords: Courage, Career, Energy, Will)
That's the way I work and one day I won't have the energy to do it, so I think it's always good to make the most of your life and living as much as possible.
- Marc Almond
(Keywords: Life, Work, Day, Energy, Living)
Since Europe is dependent on imports of energy and most of its raw materials, it can be subdued, if not quite conquered, without all those nuclear weapons the Soviets have aimed at it simply through the shipping routes and raw materials they control.
- Barbara Amiel
(Keywords: Control, Energy, Europe, Weapons)
For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy of will.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Thought, Action, Energy, Nothing, Will)
I was part of it, and I am still part of it today in terms of what it means to a whole new generation of people who are interested in the enduring energy, achievements, spirit and creativity that exemplified our era.
- David Amram
(Keywords: People, Creativity, Energy, Spirit, Today)
When you make a commitment to a relationship, you invest your attention and energy in it more profoundly because you now experience ownership of that relationship.
- Barbara de Angelis
(Keywords: Experience, Attention, Commitment, Energy, Now, Ownership)
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
- Barbara de Angelis
(Keywords: Time, Energy, Giving, Will)
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
(Keywords: Life, Energy, Mind)
The difference between one man and another is not mere ability it is energy.
- Thomas Arnold
(Keywords: Ability, Difference, Energy, Man)
It's so logical and so simple. Fat is the backup fuel system. The role it plays in the body is that when there's no carbohydrate around, fat will become the primary energy fuel. That's pretty well known.
- Robert Atkins
(Keywords: Body, Energy, Pretty, Will)
Now, China, India have set goals. We're going to be able to review what they're doing. We're going to be able to challenge them if they don't meet those goals. We're going to pursue this anyway, because the President understands that our future lies with a clean energy economy. We've doubled renewables this year. There are millions of jobs to be had there, more energy security, so we're going to pursue this.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Goals, Challenge, Economy, Energy, Future, Jobs, Lies, Now, President, Security)
I always had this energy level that made me want to come to New York.
- Roy Ayers
(Keywords: Energy, Want)
Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy.
- Sai Baba
(Keywords: Love, Energy, Healing, Help)
The School Energy Crisis Relief Act authorizes the Secretary of Energy to issue energy assistance grants to help the poorest school districts across the Nation offset these unexpected and challenging costs.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: Act, Crisis, Energy, Help, Nation, School)
From then on, I realized this is what I want to do, what I'm supposed to do: Giving energy and receiving it back through applause. I love it. That's my world. I love it. I enjoy it. I live for it.
- Erykah Badu
(Keywords: Love, Applause, Energy, Giving, Want, World)
When you have energy companies like Shell and British Petroleum, both of which are perhaps represented in this room, saying there is a problem with excess carbon dioxide emission, I think we ought to listen.
- James Baker
(Keywords: Energy, Excess, Saying)
Energy consumption matters both to our environment and our economy.
- John Baldacci
(Keywords: Economy, Energy, Environment)
Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains.
- Hosea Ballou
(Keywords: Energy, Mountains, Will)
It's a kind of philosophy of my own life, to create the energy enough to keep on going.
- Ernie Banks
(Keywords: Life, Energy, Philosophy)
It's a question of spreading the available energy, aerobic and anaerobic, evenly over four minutes. If you run one part too fast, you pay a price. If you run another part more slowly your overall time is slower.
- Roger Bannister
(Keywords: Time, Energy, Question)
I was always a great bundle of energy. As a child, instead of walking, I would run. And so running, which is a pain to a lot of people, was always a pleasure to me because it was so easy.
- Roger Bannister
(Keywords: People, Energy, Pain, Pleasure, Running, Walking)
The older I get the more I try not to waste my time on negative energy.
- Christine Baranski
(Keywords: Time, Negative, Energy, Waste)
It is really hard to do comedy; it takes a lot of energy and focus. It's rather like music: It's a lot of hitting notes precisely.
- Christine Baranski
(Keywords: Comedy, Energy, Focus)
I look at myself, and I see a Spanish person who's trying to be understood by an English-speaking audience and is putting a lot of energy into that, instead of into expressing himself freely and feeling comfortable.
- Javier Bardem
(Keywords: Energy, English, Feeling, Trying)
I'm a vegetarian - I think there's a strong possibility, had I not become a vegetarian, I would not be working now. I became a vegetarian about 25 years ago, and I did it out of concern for animals. But I immediately began having more energy and feeling better.
- Bob Barker
(Keywords: Possibility, Animals, Concern, Energy, Feeling, Now, Years)
I will work for energy policies that recognize oil won't last forever.
- Roscoe Bartlett
(Keywords: Work, Energy, Oil, Will)
I still love to walk in the mountains or be on the sea. I like to be in nature. Sometimes I bicycle. It's important to feel good with your body. The body is extremely important. If you feel good, you have more energy in your singing.
- Cecilia Bartoli
(Keywords: Love, Nature, Body, Energy, Mountains, Sea, Singing)
I tell my environmental friends that they have won. Every issue we look at from an energy perspective is now also looked at from an environmental perspective.
- Joe Barton
(Keywords: Environmental, Energy, Friends, Now, Perspective)
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less energy and time.
- Bernard Baruch
(Keywords: Age, Experience, Time, Energy, Man)
The Intelligence Committee will also examine present counterintelligence programs for the Department of Energy, the National Laboratories, and the Department of Defense.
- Charles Foster Bass
(Keywords: Intelligence, Committee, Defense, Energy, Present, Will)
There is a strong tendency in explanatory prose to invoke quantities of tension, energy, and whatnot to explain the genesis of pattern. I believe that all such explanations are inappropriate or wrong.
- Gregory Bateson
(Keywords: Energy, Explanations, Prose, Tension, Wrong)
Under the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Program, homes are independently verified to be measurably more energy efficient than average houses.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Environmental, Energy, Houses, Protection)
Viewed narrowly, all life is universal hunger and an expression of energy associated with it.
- Mary Ritter Beard
(Keywords: Life, Energy, Expression, Hunger)
For too long, our country's version of an energy policy has consisted of Americans waking up every day and wondering how much it will cost to drive to work, how much it will cost to keep their business running, how much it will cost to heat or cool their homes.
- Bob Beauprez
(Keywords: Business, Work, Policy, Americans, Country, Day, Energy, Running, Waking, Will)
Americans are paying for our lack of an energy policy with their jobs and out of their pocketbooks.
- Bob Beauprez
(Keywords: Policy, Americans, Energy, Jobs)
The young people look great on television. They're youthful and have a lot of zip and energy, but when you see them live, they can only do about 20 minutes because they haven't got the training to hold an audience for an hour and a half or so.
- Tony Bennett
(Keywords: People, Energy, Television, Training)
For the Department of Energy to conduct this investigation is like the fox watching the hen house.
- Shelley Berkley
(Keywords: Energy, Investigation)
Iran is central to our foreign policy in the Middle East, a major player in global energy markets, and a key country in terms of our interaction with the Muslim world.
- Howard Berman
(Keywords: Policy, Muslim, Country, Energy, Foreign policy, Key, World)