One thing you can say about nuclear power: the people who believe it is the silver bullet for America's energy problems never give up.
Another mode of accumulating power arises from lifting a weight and then allowing it to fall.
Bloomberg's $50 million is not going to revolutionize the electric power industry. But his willingness to fight is already inspiring others to see Big Coal differently.
A tool is usually more simple than a machine it is generally used with the hand whilst a machine is frequently moved by animal or steam power.
The coal industry is an even larger part of the Australian economy than it is of the American and it has an enormous amount of political power.
We say no to lots of things that would please us. I would like to punch people every now and then but I don't. I would like to have something for free rather than pay for it. I would like to skip to the front of the line... I don't mean to brush aside the taste of meat which is a powerful attraction. But its power is not without limit.
The sublimity of administration consists in knowing the proper degree of power that should be exerted on different occasions.
In reality Republicans have long been at war with clean energy. They have ridiculed investments in solar and wind power bashed energy-efficiency standards attacked state moves to promote renewable energy and championed laws that would enshrine taxpayer subsidies for fossil fuels while stripping them from wind and solar.
This is the pain pacemaker. I've got a battery under my skin. From that battery are two electrodes that go into the spine where they cut bone away to accommodate it. Now I put on the power here. If I have the pain the stimulator starts. It's tingling like when your foot falls asleep you know?
When it comes to energy cost isn't everything - but it's a lot. Everybody wants cheap power.
Life is suffering. Life is not resistance to suffering. The point of life is to suffer. This is why we're here: We're here to suffer. I believe in a higher power that compassionately allows suffering for us as a race to grow and mature.
Prayer is commission. Out of the quietness with God power is generated that turns the spiritual machinery of the world. When you pray you begin to feel the sense of being sent that the divine compulsion is upon you.
Nowhere has the political power of coal been more obvious than in presidential campaigns.
Today we thank God for all the blessings He has bestowed upon this great Country and ask Him to continue to heal our land and meet our needs - and we do so through the power of prayer.
I consider 'Dr. Horrible' a tremendous success. The fact that it won an Emmy I just think lends validity to what we were doing and the point we were trying to make: taking the power into someone else's hands and changing the world.
The superior power of population cannot be checked without producing misery or vice.
I have hair that I audition with my sitcom hair which is a curly wig. I have my long chic hair that I wear to my son's school so they know I'm not playing around. I always tell people that my husband gets a different woman every night when I come home from 'The View.' Hair makes you feel a certain way like putting a power suit on.
I lived by the candlelight for two years because I couldn't afford power. It was nice and romantic at the time but if you can't afford power you're pretty broke. You endure it.
I say to the Taliban: surrender the terrorists or surrender power. It's your choice.
I am on the power toothbrush train and I'm asking people to try to using an Oral B power toothbrush. I just started using one and I cannot believe that I waited this long to use a power toothbrush. It's so much easier than using a manual toothbrush.
I like doing things where I can get dirty work with my hands and use power tools. Last weekend I did some grouting.
The attacks of September 11 - and subsequent acts of terror from London to Madrid to Fort Hood Texas - embody the most repulsive of human instincts the will to power at the price of the lives of others.
The power of the American system of republicanism lies in its capacity to allow religious belief to be a competing not a controlling factor in American life.
I've become invested with this symbolic power. It really does transcend what I'm actually doing and what I actually deserve.
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado that his strength is only a uniform that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
It was R.E.M. who showed other Eighties bands how to get away with ignoring the rules - they lived in some weird town nobody never heard of they didn't play power chords they probably couldn't even spell 'spandex.' All they had was songs.
The super power that I would choose would be compassion. Because that's what I think it takes to make it through life-an understanding a give and take. It saves an awful lot of resentment.
Protect IP (PIPA) and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) are a step towards a different kind of Internet. They are a step towards an Internet in which those with money and lawyers and access to power have a greater voice than those who don't.
We need to understand that we are not each others' enemies in this country. And it is only the political class that derives its power by creating friction. It is only the media that derives its importance by creating friction... that uses every little thing to create this chasm between people. This is not who we are.
But the cause for which we fought was higher our thought wider... That thought was our power.
Biology always beats will power.
The chief function of the city is to convert power into form energy into culture dead matter into the living symbols of art biological reproduction into social creativity.
A major power can afford a military debacle only when it looks like a political victory.
Information can bring you choices and choices bring power - educate yourself about your options and choices. Never remain in the dark of ignorance.
The corporate woman has been defined as the 'liberated woman' and I see that as the exact opposite. I think she now is more enslaved maybe even more than the housewife was because she's so out of her power and imitating male power is not female power.
The obligation of subjects to the sovereign is understood to last as long and no longer than the power lasteth by which he is able to protect them.
The power I exert on the court depends on the power of my arguments not on my gender.
We have a market-driven society so obsessed with buying and selling and obsessed with power and pleasure and property.
People didn't wasn't the People's party to come in to power again so they saw NS a viable alternative not us because everyone knew we were not ready.
If the power to do hard work is not a skill it's the best possible substitute for it.
The force of the advertising word and image dwarfs the power of other literature in the 20th century.
I am sure that no man can derive more pleasure from money or power than I do from seeing a pair of basketball goals in some out of the way place.
I learned about the market's power when I was traded to the Buffalo Bills for $100.
The power which establishes a state is violence the power which maintains it is violence the power which eventually overthrows it is violence.
I always tell my kids that as soon as you have a secret something about you that you are ashamed to have others find out you have given other people the power to hurt you by exposing you.
As a woman who has some sort of power you have to have a man that can take that. It's hard to find those men.
I have two daughters and I have done everything in my power to prevent them from assimilating even being aware of my idiocy about my weight.
In a world awash in debt power shifts to creditors.
The world is not going into concentric blocs of power. It is actually going into a diffusion of power with more centres of decision-making than ever in human civilisation. That requires you to place yourself in far more hubs of power than ever before.
It's not possible for two countries to be the leading dominant political power at the same time.
When the Lord Chancellor violates the trust of his great office of state to solicit party donations from people whose careers he can control and then says I'm not sorry and I'd do it again no wonder the public think that power has gone to their heads.
Once upon a time my political opponents honored me as possessing the fabulous intellectual and economic power by which I created a worldwide depression all by myself.
Culture follows power.
Everyone asks me about being so worried or thinking about existence as if I'm the only person who can't understand why a tree grows the way it does or why a person is in power when they're not that great. These are questions everyone has.
Never underestimate the power of a simple tool.
In the sense that you're not at the centre of power like a president or prime minister of a major power everyone is marginalised my position doesn't isn't unique in that respect. I think there are different sorts of relevance in different contexts.
We should try to understand our innermost needs. We shouldn't use irony to reduce their power.
Before I was really passive all I cared about was being in love with my boyfriend. I didn't have any creative power nothing. I don't know that person any more.
What one writer can make in the solitude of one room is something no power can easily destroy.
It is always a disappointment to turn from forthright consideration of some subject - whether from the Left or the Right a poet or a plumber - to the Beltway version in which the only aspects of the issue that matter are the effects it will have on the fortunes of the two parties and the various men in power.
There is much to dislike about President Obama's approach to the financial crisis. But opposition it seems will have to come from somewhere other than conservatism. The party out of power is also a party out of touch.
In terms of individuals who actually inspired me very few of the academic people that I had access to had that power over me. Maybe it's simply because I wasn't that committed to geometry.
The oil companies regard nuclear power as their rival who will reduce their profits so they put out a lot of disinformation about nuclear power.
Caring for children is a dance between setting appropriate limits as caretakers and avoiding unnecessary power struggles that result in unhappiness.
I would not send a poor girl into the world ignorant of the snares that beset her path nor would I watch and guard her till deprived of self-respect and self-reliance she lost the power or the will to watch and guard herself .
Kids now are so used to surround sound and the power in theater speakers that the concert hall is a disappointment to them.
Truth makes many appeals not the least of which is its power to shock.
I am concerned about how to reverse the process by which a fundamentalist right and a corporate elite were able to seize power in the United States.
Almost all first ladies have had tremendous power on personnel issues whether the public realized it or not whether it was Barbara Bush or Nancy Reagan or whoever.
Whatever else it was Adolf Hitler's short-lived regime was also a colossal industrial process by which the wealth and productive power of much of Europe was wrenched from its normal purposes and converted into a machine for killing.
I don't know what I would have done without believing in God. His support gives me power and energy to continue to be optimistic to smile not to be depressed. Sometimes if things are not going so well I don't cry. I say maybe it's meant to be.
This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power.
Now we occupy a lowly position both in space and rank in comparison with the heavenly sphere and the Almighty is Most High not in space but with respect to absolute existence greatness and power.
Two thousand years ago we lived in a world of Gods and Goddesses. Today we live in a world solely of Gods. Women in most cultures have been stripped of their spiritual power.
Something I learned very early on in my career is that there are a lot of things that you do not have any power over.
The principles of a free constitution are irrecoverably lost when the legislative power is nominated by the executive.
The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.
But the power of instruction is seldom of much efficacy except in those happy dispositions where it is almost superfluous.
The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part in bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy.
In the next 10 years I expect at least five billion people worldwide to own smartphones giving every individual with such a phone instant access to the full power of the Internet every moment of every day.
It's a life's journey of finding ourselves finding our power and living for yourself not for everyone else.
There is no man more dangerous in a position of power than he who refuses to accept as a working truth the idea that all a man does should make for rightness and soundness that even the fixing of a tariff rate must be moral.
No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused dedicated disciplined.
I don't feel particularly comfortable about actors using whatever power they may have to push their beliefs unless they're extremely well informed.
Many have said of Alchemy that it is for the making of gold and silver. For me such is not the aim but to consider only what virtue and power may lie in medicines.
Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest. It is a short cut to oblivion anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas destroys the power to think in terms of emotions and sensations.
When you live under the power of terror and segregation you can't ever start a work of art.
Censorship is saying: 'I'm the one who says the last sentence. Whatever you say the conclusion is mine.' But the internet is like a tree that is growing. The people will always have the last word - even if someone has a very weak quiet voice. Such power will collapse because of a whisper.
There is a glaring reason that the necessary total ban on nontherapeutic use of antibiotics hasn't happened: The factory farm industry allied with the pharmaceutical industry has more power than public-health professionals.
Give fools their gold and knaves their power let fortune's bubbles rise and fall who sows a field or trains a flower or plants a tree is more than all.
Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who posses it and this I know my lords: that where law ends tyranny begins.
O! what a Godlike Power is that of doing Good! I envy the Rich and the Great for nothing else!
Never underestimate the power of the State to act out its own massive fantasies.
Vision without power does bring moral elevation but cannot give a lasting culture.
'Thank you power' is writing down the moments that are good in your life so that you can go back and reflect on them - so you've got this sort of repository of good stuff in your past.
Your real self - the 'I am I' - is master of this land the ruler of this empire. You rightfully have power and dominion over it all its inhabitants and all contained in its realm.
Black power can be clearly defined for those who do not attach the fears of white America to their questions about it.
The American polity is infected with a serious imbalance of power between elites and masses a power which is the principal threat to our democracy.
The functions of these elders therefore determine the power of the people for a representative is one chosen by others to do in their name what they are entitled to do in their own persons or rather to exercise the powers which radically inhere in those for whom they act.
Given the daunting challenges that we face it's important that president elect Obama is prepared to really take power and begin to rule day one.
Over the last half century the television interview has given us some of TV's most heart-stopping and memorable moments. On the surface it is a simple format - two people sitting across from one another having a conversation. But underneath it is often a power struggle - a battle for the psychological advantage.
Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story which engages the passions.
Not the power to remember but its very opposite the power to forget is a necessary condition for our existence.
The power of choosing good and evil is within the reach of all.
Grammar is a piano I play by ear. All I know about grammar is its power.
Power without abuse loses its charm.
How shall I be able to rule over others that have not full power and command of myself?
Hurry conscious younger people! Get to power quickly so political decisions can be based on the greater good for all rather than the greater gain for few. Hurry before it is too late!
Men should think twice before making widow hood woman's only path to power.
Master of the universe but not of myself I am the only rebel against my absolute power.
Unless we do things in this country to slow down our population slow down our birth control provide better water for people provide power for people we're gonna find out that the next wars are not going to be fought over diamonds gold and political things.
I foresee the Chinese ruling the world. What are you going to do to stop it? No president of the United States will ever have enough power to stop the Chinese when they want to take over the world.
Technology gives us power but it does not and cannot tell us how to use that power. Thanks to technology we can instantly communicate across the world but it still doesn't help us know what to say.
I think actors are getting so much more power these days but I'm not. I stay very much away from the decisions the way in which things are orchestrated what's been changed. I just try to stay completely in the role as the actor and as the character.
You want a culture where citizens are free to express themselves and so live in the openness necessary to the functioning of a successful economy? Israel has a free press much of it openly hostile to the parties in power.
The classic rule of thumb is that if you are an intellectual ideological magazine you do better in opposition than you do if your views are reflected by people in power.
This House cannot function without an open accountable and independent ethics process and the molestation of that process by the majority is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
Today's leading real-world retailer Wal-Mart uses software to power its logistics and distribution capabilities which it has used to crush its competition.
We believe in a flexible union of free member states who share treaties and institutions and pursue together the ideal of co-operation to represent and promote the values of European civilisation in the world advance our shared interests by using our collective power to open markets and to build a strong economic base across the whole of Europe.
Whether it comes from a despotic sovereign or an elected president from a murderous general or a beloved leader I see power as an inhuman and hateful phenomenon.
To have what we want is riches but to be able to do without is power.
These years in silence and reflection made me stronger and reminded me that acceptance has to come from within and that this kind of truth gives me the power to conquer emotions I didn't even know existed.
I'm appalled the word feminism has been denigrated to a place of almost ridicule and I very passionately believe the word needs to be revalued and reintroduced with power and understanding that this is a global picture.
I'm not in power but my ideas are in power. And my ideas will prevail.
The sword is the axis of the world and its power is absolute.
I think that if your approach is one where you don't want to alienate anybody you're going to have to soften the viewpoint or the information that you're offering to such an extent that it doesn't have the power to make any difference. You have to take that risk.
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty power is ever stealing from the many to the few.
It's easy to dislike the few senior women out there. What if women were half the positions in power? It would be harder to dislike all of them.
Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
Nobody is going to delegate a lot of power to a secretary that they can't control.
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary whatever the punishment once a specific crime has appeared for the first time its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been.
I'm not out burning bras but I'm very opinionated about women owning their power.
Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything needed for its fulfillment.
Only he deserves power who every day justifies it.
Time is compressed like the fist I close on my knee... I hold inside it the clues and solutions and the power for what I must do now.
I'm not a power person. I like everyone to be on an equal footing.
Blackheart Records being 25 years old represents staying power and the fact that we weren't able to get a record out through conventional means so we had to create this record company to put out our records if we wanted to be a band that had records to give out to their fans.
Power is the ability to get things done.
The only prize much cared for by the powerful is power.
There are many respects in which America if it can bring itself to act with the magnanimity and the empathy appropriate to its size and power can be an intelligent example to the world.
The 'anti-globalisation movement' is the most significant proponent of globalisation - but in the interests of people not concentrations of state-private power.
Concentration of executive power unless it's very temporary and for specific circumstances let's say fighting world war two it's an assault on democracy.
Power has to be insecure to be responsive.
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
Emotional power is maybe the most valuable thing that an actor can have.
The miracles of the church seem to me to rest not so much upon faces or voices or healing power coming suddenly near to us from afar off but upon our perceptions being made finer so that for a moment our eyes can see and our ears can hear what is there about us always.
I am of mixed minds about the issue of privacy. On one hand I understand that information is power and power is well power so keeping your private information to yourself is essential - especially if you are a controversial figure a celebrity or a dissident.
There will always be vain obsessive people who want to own rare and extraordinary things whatever the cost there will always be people for whom owning beautiful dangerous animals brings a sense of power and magic.
I have heard that the Saudi Arabians are paying Greenpeace to campaign against Nuclear Power. It wouldn't surprise me at all.