Quotes of the Day for 10 November 2000 – Influence
My wife is down with the flu, and I feel it coming on as well. Naturally I had to search the database for "flu" but I didn't find a thing related to influenza. I did find some good ones on "influence" - and if I don't feel better tomorrow you can expect "superfluous" to be the theme.
A cloudy day, or a little sunshine, have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most real blessings or misfortunes.
- Joseph Addison
I really believe that more harm is done by old men who cling to their influence than by young men who anticipate it.
- Owen D. Young
The influence of each human being on others in this life is a kind of immortality.
- John Quincy Adams
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
- Mark Twain
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