Authority Quotes

"If you feel you need to amplify your authority by spotlighting...

"If you feel you need to amplify your authority by spotlighting your popularity, instead of sharing your knowledge and authenticity, it might be time for a shift in your messaging." - Loren Weisman
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"Does anyone really know what time...

"Does anyone really know what time it is...Does anyone really care..." - Album: The Chicago Transit Authority
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"I have as much authority as the...

"I have as much authority as the Pope, I just don't have as many people who believe it." - George Carlin
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"Football is like life, it requires persever...

"Football is like life, it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority." - Vince Lombardi
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Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing...

Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.... Leonardo da Vinci
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"I've always been attracted to ideas that were about ...

"I've always been attracted to ideas that were about revolt against authority. When you make your peace with authority, you become an authority." – Jim Morrison, 1966
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"Have no respect for the authority of ...

"Have no respect for the authority of others, for there are always contrary authorities to be found." - Bertrand Russell
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β€œBlind belief in author...

β€œBlind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.” ― Albert Einstein
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β€œI have as much authority as the...

β€œI have as much authority as the Pope. I just don’t have as many people who believe it.” β€”George Carlin
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"The more one suffers, the more, I believe, has one a sense for the comic. It is only by the deepe...

"The more one suffers, the more, I believe, has one a sense for the comic. It is only by the deepest suffering that one acquires true authority in the use of the comic, an authority which by one word transforms as by magic the reasonable creature one calls man into a caricature." ~ SΓΈren Kierkegaard
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Evil consists in intentionally behaving in ways that harm, abuse, demean, dehumanize, or destroy ...

Evil consists in intentionally behaving in ways that harm, abuse, demean, dehumanize, or destroy innocent othersβ€”or using one’s authority and systemic power to encourage or permit others to do so on your behalf. In short, it is β€œknowing better but doing worse.". (P.Zimbardo."The Lucifer Effect").
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The difference between mu...

The difference between murder and execution is only a matter of authority -unknown
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"I used to think rape was the most difficult crime to prove, ...

"I used to think rape was the most difficult crime to prove, it's a he said verse she said. Now I know it's police brutality, it's an trusted authority said verses a suspected criminal said"
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"The authority of the people should weigh 80% and the authority of the authorities t...

"The authority of the people should weigh 80% and the authority of the authorities themselves should weigh 20% in a harmonious balanced state. If the latter rises dissent amongst the people grows, and if the former rises there will be anarchy." - Ravi Silari
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"There are three Powers, three unique Forces upon earth, capable of conquering for e...

"There are three Powers, three unique Forces upon earth, capable of conquering for ever by charming the conscience of these weak rebels--men--for their own good; and these Forces are: Miracle, Mystery and Authority." - Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Grand Inquisitor
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"The majority of men... are not capable of thinkin...

"The majority of men... are not capable of thinking, but only of believing, and... are not accessible to reason, but only to authority." - Arthur Schopenhauer
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The fact of the matter is I hate it when you say "th...

The fact of the matter is I hate it when you say "the fact of the matter is" like you're the authority or the final word or something. β€”Phil Chandler, St. Elsewhere
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"Nothing strengthens ...

"Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence." - Leonardo da Vinci
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Authority is a shortcut ar...

Authority is a shortcut around the proper procedure of forming social contracts --self
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My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People ...

My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People need somebody to watch over them. Ninety-five percent of the people in the world need to be told what to do and how to behave. Arnold Schwarzenegger
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β€œThe most important message of a crucifix, was ho...

β€œThe most important message of a crucifix, was how cruel supposedly sane human beings can be when under orders from a superior authority.” -Kurt Vonnegut
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β€œA healthy functioning society, where citizens enjoy the right to the β€œ...

β€œA healthy functioning society, where citizens enjoy the right to the β€œpursuit happiness,” is one that bases its laws on principles, not authority. It is a society whose motto should be β€˜In Reason We Trust.’” - Dan Barker
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