Compels Related Quotes



Some people will not understand what the love of Christ compels you to do; do it anyway.

Sheila Walsh


One of the greatest of a great man's qualities is success; 't is the result of all the others; 't is a latent power in him which compels the favor of the gods, and subjugates fortune.

William Makepeace Thackeray


What is Hope?Hope is that inner dynamic that compels us to explore and pursue the expectations built into the human condition. Hope was born the day the first human beings discovered the first bridge and decided not to jump off the bridge in despair, but to cross it

Henri Nouwen


“Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me.”

Alain Badiou


Grace does not lead us to overlook obedience. Grace compels and empowers us for obedience.

Kevin Deyoung


Wealth, if not a mere flash in the pan, compels the wealthy to become wealthier.

Sylvia Townsend Warner


Oratory is the masterful art. Poetry, painting, music, sculpture, architecture please, thrill, inspire - but oratory rules. The orator dominates those who hear him, convinces their reason, controls their judgment, compels their action. For the time being, he is master.

David Josiah Brewer


Every star has that certain something that stands out and compels us to notice them.

Maureen O'hara


A good book ... leaves you wanting to reread the book. A great book compels you to reread your own soul.

Richard Flanagan


Domesticity is essentially drama, for drama is conflict, and the home compels conflict by its concentration of active personalities in a small area. The real objection to domesticity is that it is too exciting.

Rebecca West