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August 2003 Power Outage

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Power is ego. - Red Auerbach

Power perceived is power achieved. - Claude Rolle

Highway: The space between billboards - Daffynitions joe-ks.com

You can't trust anybody with power. - Newt Gingrich

A TV licence is a licence to print money. - Roy Thomson

The power to tax involves the power to destroy. - John Marshall

The measure of a man is what he does with power. - Pittacus

Cavity: Empty space ready to be stuffed with dentist's bills. - Daffynitions joe-ks.com

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. - William Butler Yeats

A good trumpeter has the power to rouse fools into making slaughter. - Virgil

TV is simply a place where people go when they get tired of thinking. - Kevin Devitte

May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out. - JRR Tolkien

Humor does not diminish the pain - it makes the space around it get bigger. - Allen Klein

If women can be railroad workers in Russia, why can't they fly in space? - Valentina Tereshkova

I wanted this to be a movie on TV so I could press the off button and make it all go away. - Michelle Rowen

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. - George Bernard Shaw

Television has changed the American child from an irresistable force to an immovable object. - Laurence J Peter

I have had my television aerials removed. It is the moral equivalent of a prostate operation. - Malcolm Muggeridge

Just be yourself, and hopefully they can shape an epic space adventure around exactly who you are. - Chris Pratt

No matter how carefully you stored the lights last year, they will be snarled again this Christmas. - Robert Kirby

True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked. - Erich Segal

I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison. - WC Fields

Enthusiasm is the electricity of life. How do you get it? You act enthusiastic until you make it a habit. - Gordon Parks

When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power. - Maggie Gallagher

Love without hope will not survive. Love without faith changes nothing. Love gives power to hope and faith. - Toba Beta

We are not animals. We are not a product of what has happened to us in our past. We have the power of choice. - Stephen Covey

When will I learn? The answers to life's problems aren't at the bottom of a bottle, they're on TV! - Homer Simpson

'Tis not always in a physician's power to cure the sick; at times the disease is stronger than trained art. - Ovid

I welcome him like I welcome cold sores. He's from England, he's angry, and he's got Mad Power Disease. - Paula Abdul

Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success; for who so hopes strongly has within him the gift of miracles. - Samuel Smiles

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. - Epictetus

The perfect date for me would be staying at home, making a big picnic in bed, eating Wotsits and cookies while watching cable TV. - Kim Kardashian

Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country road at night with no lights while looking out the back window. - Peter F Drucker

You are a divine being. You matter, you count. You come from realms of unimaginable power and light, and you will return to those realms. - Terence McKenna

Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness. - Aristotle

Fantasy has a dark side to it. It also has a light hemisphere - the power of the human imagination to keep going, to imagine a better tomorrow. - Tim O'Brien

Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life. - Marcus Aurelius

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed. - Publilius Syrus

A physician's physiology has much the same relation to his power of healing as a cleric's divinity has to his power of influencing conduct. - Samuel Butler

Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. - Viktor Frankl


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