Energy quotes

  • I am an instigator of the national energies.
    -- A. C. Cuza

    #Energy #Instigators

  • Some authors have conceptualized depression as a "depletion syndrome" because of the prominence of fatigability; they postulate that the patient exhausts his available energy during the period prior to the onset of the depression and that the depressed state represents a kind of hibernation, during which the patient gradually builds up a new story of energy.
    -- Aaron T. Beck

    #Depression #Energy #Hibernation

  • Being onstage is just a feeling that you cannot duplicate anywhere else because the energy that the audience is giving you forces you to give more energy. It's such an output and exchange of energy. You can't do that anywhere else.
    -- Aaron Tveit

    #Giving #Feelings #Energy

  • I hope that none of the countries in the Middle East are planning anything but the peaceful utilization of nuclear energy.
    -- Abdallah II

    #Country #Peaceful #Energy

  • I believe nuclear energy in Jordan will be done in such a way where it is a public-private partnership so everyone can see exactly what's going on.
    -- Abdallah II

    #Believe #Energy #Nuclear

  • Energy is a concept that has been coined by physicists. There is no observable thing known as energy anywhere.
    -- Abdolkarim Soroush

    #Energy #Physicist

  • Today, India consumes about 682 watts per capita, far lesser than developed nations. As India develops, it will definitely require a lot more energy.
    -- Abdul Kalam

    #Energy #India #Today

  • The Sacred Bombshell knows that her creative feminine energy is a catalyst. She remembers her womb wisdom.
    -- Abiola Abrams

    #Creative #Bombshells #Energy

  • What I love about doing my concerts is always feeding off the fans and their energy.
    -- Ace Hood

    #Energy #Fans #Feeding

  • In absolute terms, we may have to look at restricting the number of flights people take.
    -- Adair Turner, Baron Turner of Ecchinswell

    #Numbers #People #Energy

  • When faced with structural injustice, especially in the form of oppressive military occupations, I have a tendency get a little worked up. So I was interested in learning more about the complicated conflict and decided I would lend some of my time and energy to do so.
    -- Adam Beach

    #Military #Energy #Occupation

  • I have lived to know that the secret of happiness is never to allow your energies to stagnate.
    -- Adam Clarke

    #Secret #Energy #Action

  • It's much more interesting to embrace who you really are rather than waste energy pretending to be someone else.
    -- Adam Levine

    #Interesting #Energy #Waste

  • Dark energy is incredibly strange, but actually it makes sense to me that it went unnoticed, because dark energy has no effect on daily life, or even inside our solar system.
    -- Adam Riess

    #Dark #Energy #Strange

  • Until the 1990s, there were few reliable observations about movement at the scale of the entire universe, which is the only scale dark energy effects. So dark energy could not be seen until we could measure things very, very far away.
    -- Adam Riess

    #Dark #Movement #Energy

  • Volcanic action is essentially paroxysmal; yet Mr. Lyell will admit no greater paroxysms than we ourselves have witnessed-no periods of feverish spasmodic energy, during which the very framework of nature has been convulsed and torn asunder. The utmost movements that he allows are a slight quivering of her muscular integuments.
    -- Adam Sedgwick

    #Nature #Energy #Movement

  • Once in a while it vanishes - in the sense that I become deaf to beauty for a week or two or three. This coming and going of the inner life - because this is what it is - is a curse and a blessing. I don't need to explain why it's a curse. A blessing because it brings about a movement, an energy which, when it peaks, creates a poem. Or a moment of happiness.
    -- Adam Zagajewski

    #Blessing #Two #Energy

  • Well, filming in Hawaii, you know, is a blessing. It's one of the most beautiful places on this planet. It has a very mystic energy which informs you as an actor.
    -- Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

    #Beautiful #Blessing #Energy

  • Our task is to harness the God-given energy of this German nation to stand firm for the Truth.
    -- Adolf Hitler

    #Energy #Tasks #Harness

  • You ask any actor - they'll tell you they'd rather shoot on location because you don't have to invent the energy, the energy is there.
    -- Adrian Grenier

    #Energy #Actors #Location

  • Energy has to be fed from a source. If you don't feed the source, it dissipates entirely.Same is true of liking a boy. If you cut off the thoughts, if you stop pinning, you're free to find a boy who is attainable.
    -- Adriana Trigiani

    #Cutting #Boys #Energy

  • The energy of live theater is indescribable. You are just in the moment for an hour and a half.
    -- Adrianne Palicki

    #Energy #Half #Moments

  • There hung about her the restrained energy of a whiplash.
    -- Agatha Christie

    #Energy #Whiplash #Hung

  • Find the passion. It takes great passion and great energy to do anything creative. I would go so far as to say you can't do it without that passion.
    -- Agnes de Mille

    #Passion #Creative #Energy

  • I would love, more than anything, to do an out-and-out farce with huge physical energy. Just because you're from the minimalist school, it doesn't mean you can't go big.
    -- Aidan Quinn

    #School #Mean #Energy

  • I think the cost of energy will come down when we make this transition to renewable energy.
    -- Al Gore

    #Thinking #Environmental #Energy

  • Our insatiable drive to rummage deep beneath the surface of the earth is a willful expansion of our dysfunctional civilization into Nature.
    -- Al Gore

    #Civilization #Energy #Expansion

  • Once the renewable infrastructure is built, the fuel is free forever. Unlike carbon-based fuels, the wind and the sun and the earth itself provide fuel that is free, in amounts that are effectively limitless.
    -- Al Gore

    #Wind #Forever #Energy

  • I doubt nuclear power will play a much larger role than it does now.
    -- Al Gore

    #Play #Doubt #Energy

  • When energy prices go up, the difficulty of projecting demand also goes up - uncertainty goes up.
    -- Al Gore

    #Energy #Demand #Difficulty

  • ...unless we act boldly and quickly to deal with the underlying causes of global warming, our world will undergo a string of terrible catastrophes...
    -- Al Gore

    #Our World #Energy #Causes

  • The will to act is a renewable resource.
    -- Al Gore

    #Energy #Renewable Resources #Resources

  • The way to bring gas prices down is to end our dependence on oil and use the renewable sources that can give us the equivalent of $1 per gallon gasoline.
    -- Al Gore

    #Oil #Giving #Energy

  • The answer is to end our reliance on carbon-based fuels... If we succeed, we create booming new industries, wealth, clean secure energy and maybe we prevent the greatest disaster so far in human history, saving millions of lives while improving billions more. If we fail, basically it's business as usual while things slowly get worse all around us.
    -- Al Gore

    #Energy #Usual #Answers

  • The music business doesn't take up that much of my time. I probably should put a little more energy into it.
    -- Alan Jackson

    #Energy #Littles #Should

  • Los Angeles is not a town full of airheads. There's a great deal of wonderful energy there.
    -- Alan Rickman

    #Energy #Towns #Wonderful

  • I mean, language fascinates me anyway, and different words have different energies and you can change the whole drive of a sentence.
    -- Alan Rickman

    #Mean #Energy #Different

  • On film you put all your energies into a single glance.
    -- Alan Rickman

    #Energy #Film #Glances

  • In theater, you've got to be aware of your whole body because it involves stamina. It involves two-and-a-half hours and a sustained release of energy, maybe for six months.
    -- Alan Rickman

    #Two #Energy #Half

  • We are the eyes of the cosmos. So that in a way, when you look deeply into somebody's eyes, you are looking deeply into yourself, and the other person is looking deeply into the same self, which many-eyed, as the mask of Vishnu is many-faced, is looking out everywhere, one energy playing myriads of different parts.
    -- Alan Watts

    #Eye #Self #Energy

  • You, yourself, are the eternal energy which appears as this Universe. You didn't come into this world; you came out of it. Like a wave from the ocean.
    -- Alan Watts

    #Ocean #Energy #World

  • Nobility is expensive, nonproductive, and parasitic, siphoning away too much of society’s energy to satisfy its frivolous cravings.
    -- Alan Weisman

    #Energy #Too Much #Craving

  • I have a good, hearty laugh and an energetic handshake, and those are trump cards.
    -- Albert Camus

    #Laughing #Energy #Cards

  • I told him that for a modern scientist, practicing experimental research, the least that could be said, is that we do not know. But I felt that such a negative answer was only part of the truth. I told him that in this universe in which we live, unbounded in space, infinite in stored energy and, who knows, unlimited in time, the adequate and positive answer, according to my belief, is that this universe may, also, possess infinite potentialities.
    -- Albert Claude

    #Space #Energy #Negative

  • Energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be changed from one form to another.
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Inspirational #Spiritual #Energy

  • Concerning matter, we have been all wrong. What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses. There is no matter.
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Energy #Matter #Vibrations

  • There is not the slightest indication that nuclear energy will ever be obtainable. It would mean that the atom would have to be shattered at will.
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Mean #Energy #Atoms

  • Everything is Energy and that is all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you can not help but get that reality. It can be no other way. This is not philosophy. This is physics.
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Philosophy #Reality #Energy

  • E=mc2. Energy equals mass times the speed of light squared
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Light #Energy #Body

  • It followed from the special theory of relativity that mass and energy are both but different manifestations of the same thing.
    -- Albert Einstein

    #Special #Energy #Different

  • A man doesn't need brilliance or genius, all he needs is energy.
    -- Albert M. Greenfield

    #Men #Energy #Needs

  • True thoughts have duration in themselves. If the thoughts endure, the seed is enduring; if the seed endures, the energy endures; if the energy endures, then will the spirit endure. The spirit is thought; thought is the heart; the heart is the fire; the fire is the Elixir.
    -- Albert Pike

    #Heart #Fire #Energy

  • A living cell requires energy not only for all its functions, but also for the maintenance of its structure.
    -- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

    #Cells #Energy #Maintenance

  • The source of this energy is the sun's radiation.
    -- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

    #Energy #Radiation #Sun

  • Without energy life would be extinguished instantaneously, and the cellular fabric would collapse.
    -- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

    #Energy #Would Be #Fabric

  • The shaman does not believe in a division between the body and the spirit or between the visible world of form and the invisible world of energy
    -- Alberto Villoldo

    #Believe #Energy #Doe

  • Family, monogamy, romance. Everywhere exclusiveness, a narrow channelling of impulse and energy.
    -- Aldous Huxley

    #Romance #Energy #Monogamy

  • I felt I had dissolved into a pure energy state and become one with the magnetic field surrounding the earth
    -- Alex Grey

    #Energy #Earth #Fields

  • Cities generate most of the global economy, and most of its energy use, resource demands and climate emissions. How we build cities over the next decades will largely determine whether we can deliver a bright green future.
    -- Alex Steffen

    #Cities #Energy #Climate

  • By fundamentally changing how we design the places and systems that enable our daily lives, we can slash emissions way beyond the immediate carbon savings - because our own personal emissions are just the tip of a vast iceberg of energy and resources consumed far from our view.
    -- Alex Steffen

    #Views #Design #Energy

  • Cities are responsible for the vast majority of the creation of the economy. They're also places into which we pour the vast majority of resources, the vast majority of energy and the places where a huge percentage of the decisions about how systems are built and how products designed, etc., happen.
    -- Alex Steffen

    #Cities #Decision #Energy

  • By looking at climate change as a clean energy generation problem, we're setting ourselves up not to solve it.
    -- Alex Steffen

    #Energy #Climate #Generations

  • The denser places get, the lower the amount of energy people use to get around it.
    -- Alex Steffen

    #People #Energy #Use

  • You want to be like a ticking bomb. As calm as possible before the fight, to save energy… But ready to explode the second you step into the cage.
    -- Alexander Gustafsson

    #Fighting #Steps #Energy

  • If it were to be asked, What is the most sacred duty and the greatest source of our security in a Republic? The answer would be, An inviolable respect for the Constitution and Laws - the first growing out of the last . . . . A sacred respect for the constitutional law is the vital principle, the sustaining energy of a free government.
    -- Alexander Hamilton

    #Government #Law #Energy

  • The safety of a republic depends essentially on the energy of a common national sentiment; on a uniformity of principles and habits; on the exemption of the citizens from foreign bias and prejudice; and on that love of country which will almost invariably be found to be closely connected with birth, education and family.
    -- Alexander Hamilton

    #Country #Safety #Energy

  • Life is not a mixture of matter and energy but energy in matter, bound in such a way that dissociation is impossible so long as the living process continues.
    -- Alexander Lowen

    #Life #Long #Energy

  • I still have energy and some degree of youth, which is what a filmmaker needs.
    -- Alexander Payne

    #Energy #Degrees #Needs

  • I've read enough novels to know just how much time & energy it takes to fall in love and I just don't have the time
    -- Alexandra Kollontai

    #Falling In Love #Energy #Enough

  • Prayer, like radium, is a luminous and self-generating form of energy.
    -- Alexis Carrel

    #Prayer #Self #Energy

  • everybody feels the evil, but no one has courage or energy enough to seek the cure
    -- Alexis de Tocqueville

    #Evil #Energy #Enough

  • How can we do our best when we are spending our energies trying to make others lose - and fearing that they will make us lose?
    -- Alfie Kohn

    #Trying #Energy #Spending

  • Perform your long and heavy task with energy, treading the path to which Fate has been pleased to call you.
    -- Alfred de Vigny

    #Fate #Long #Energy

  • It is more important that a proposition be interesting than that it be true. This statement is almost a tautology. For the energy of operation of a proposition in an occasion of experience is its interest and is its importance. But of course a true proposition is more apt to be interesting than a false one.
    -- Alfred North Whitehead

    #Interesting #Important #Energy

  • Modern civilization is a product of an energy binge. Binges often end in hangovers.
    -- Alfred W. Crosby

    #Hangover #Civilization #Energy

  • Turkeys energy bill due to imports will fall with the increase in use of renewable energy sources. We have no control over the prices of petroleum and natural gas.
    -- Ali Babacan

    #Fall #Turkeys #Energy

  • Women have been held back and limited throughout the centuries. Creation could not have been rendered, not even considered, let alone be brought into manifestation without woman. She is principal, a powerful energy. She is first.
    -- Alice Coltrane

    #Powerful #Energy #Firsts

  • It's a bit like school camp, shooting a film. Everyone's on heat. It's a strange energy. It's full of adrenalin. I funnel my excess energy in funny little ways. I do a lot of dancing in my trailer. I love music.
    -- Alice Englert

    #School #Dancing #Energy

  • I don't feel special ... I was just full of energy and loved to learn .
    -- Alicia Witt

    #Special #Energy #Feels

  • The distinction between private and public undermines the unity of spiritual strength, draining the public of the transcendent energies while trivializing them because the merely private life provides no proper stage for their action.
    -- Allan Bloom

    #Spiritual #Unity #Energy

  • Indeed the presence of outstanding strengths presupposes that energy needed in other areas has been channeled away from them.
    -- Allen Shawn

    #Energy #Outstanding #Needed

  • I am a sprinter, and I love to go fast. It's very difficult for me to be patient and follow a race strategy or conserve energy.
    -- Allyson Felix

    #Race #Energy #Patient

  • Acquiring a repertoire in these days, when the vocal literature is so immense, so overwhelming, that the student with sense will devote all his energies to work and not imagine himself a martyr to art.
    -- Alma Gluck

    #Art #Energy #Literature

  • I've become more introverted as I've got older. I used to be an outgoing person who joked around a lot, but as the amount of energy I expend by sharing my music has increased, I like to balance it by spending time by myself and recuperating.
    -- Aloe Blacc

    #Balance #Energy #Spending Time

  • It would show hugely if I didn't want to be somewhere. Doing what you want to do can only generate good energy.
    -- Amanda Burton

    #Energy #Doing What You Want #Generations

  • I suppose I'm happy to sell my time and energy, but I'm not happy to sell my initial creative time.
    -- Amanda Palmer

    #Creative #Energy #Not Happy

  • Relationships take time and energy, and your job kind of sucks that all out of you. It takes an extra effort to stay present in a relationship when you are working so many hours.
    -- America Ferrera

    #Jobs #Effort #Energy

  • Om is the mysterious cosmic energy that is the substratum of all the things and all the being of the entire universe. It is the eternal song of the Divine.
    -- Amit Ray

    #Song #Energy #Mysterious

  • Yoga is not just repetition of few postures - it is more about the exploration and discovery of the subtle energies of life.
    -- Amit Ray

    #Yoga #Discovery #Energy

  • By skimping on design, the owner gets costlier equipment, higher energy costs, and a less competitive and comfortable building; the tenants get lower productivity and higher rent and operating costs.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Design #Energy #Cost

  • Rely on renewable energy flows that are always there whether we use them or not, such as, sun, wind and vegetation: on energy income, not depletable energy capital.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Wind #Energy #Income

  • If you ask me, it'd be little short of disastrous for us to discover a source of clean, cheap, abundant energy because of what we would do with it.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Energy #Littles #Environment

  • Energy-saving technologies keep improving faster than they're applied, so efficiency is an ever larger and cheaper resource.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Technology #Energy #Saving

  • Prominent exploration experts have recently predicted that total world production of liquid oil will peak by about the end of this decade-or a few years later if production does not rise much-and will decline thereafter.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Years #Oil #Energy

  • A package of 35 improvements to typical industrial motor systems can save around 50% of their metered energy…with a simple payback under 16 months.
    -- Amory Lovins

    #Simple #Energy #Typical

  • The brief legal emancipation of Jews during the Napoleonic wars released unparalleled economic, professional, and cultural energies. It was though a high dam had suddenly been breached.
    -- Amos Elon

    #War #Energy #Dams

  • Some people reckoned that I looked healthier when I was bigger but I had terrible skin and no energy.
    -- Amy Winehouse

    #People #Skins #Energy

  • It is misleading in a crucial way to view information as something that can be poured into an empty vessel, like a fluid or even energy.
    -- Anatol Rapoport

    #Views #Energy #Information

  • The Moscow energy system has never sustained such a load.
    -- Anatoly Chubais

    #Energy #Moscow

  • Hip-hop don't have no fresh energy, none at all. It's money driven, everybody tryin' to make that cheque, nobody putting art in their albums any more.
    -- Andre Benjamin

    #Art #Hip Hop #Energy