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Influence

Influencing people is dangerous.  Their acts and thoughts become your illegitimate children.  
You can't get away from them and Heaven knows what they mayn't grow into.
(Elizabeth Asquith Bibesco, English writer, 1897-1945)
 
The proper time to influence the life of a child is about a hundred years before he's born.
(William R. Inge, English theologian, 1860-1954)
 
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
(Oscar Wilde, Irish poet and playwright, 1854-1900)
 
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
(John Morley, English journalist and politician, 1838-1923)
 
People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness.
Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean that they've gotten lost.
(H. Jackson Brown jr., American writer)
 
Our own heart, and not other men's opinion, forms our true honor.
(Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet, 1772-1834)
 
Nothing we achieve in this world is achieved alone.  
It is always achieved with others teaching us along the way.
(Lee J. Colan, American business consultant)
 
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful or greedy.  Unless you let him.
(Napoleon Hill, American author, 1883-1970)