Is it right to force someone to do something he/she doesnít really want to be doing? Browse through this article for famous quotations and sayings on pressure.

Force Quotes

In life, in order to achieve goals or accomplish what most people donít, it is a must to feel a certain amount of pressure when going about the process of realizing dreams. However, here it is important to not let pressure get to you or it may seem like you are being forced into doing something you donít really want to be doing. What you have got to learn to do is master the art of using pressure as a pedestal to help you get closer to your goals. Master it and the world is yours for the taking.

Do not ever say that the desire to do good by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.

- Ayn Rand

Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins.

- Ayn Rand

America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the coarseness and rudeness of its people.

- Lord Byron

Dreams are necessary to life.

- Anais Nin

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.

- Tom Robbins

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

- Albert Einstein

States are not moral agents, people are, and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions.

- Noam Chomsky

Force has no place where there is need of skill.

- Historiae 1-4 , Herodotus

Focused. I'm a hustler. And my hustle is trying to figure out the best ways to do what I like without having to do much else.

- Mos Def

Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see no remedy but force.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

A man cannot lay down the right of resisting them that assault him by force, to take away his life.

- Thomas Hobbes

Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.

- John Locke

It will be a great day when our schools have all the money they need, and our air force has to have a bake-sale to buy a bomber.

- Robert Fulghum

Not believing in force is the same as not believing in gravitation.

- Leon Trotsky

Conflict is not inevitable, but disarmament is... everyone now accepts that if there is a default by Saddam the international community must act to enforce its will.

- Tony Blair

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.

- Andrew Carnegie

I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.

- Clara Barton

The weight of the world is love. Under the burden of solitude, under the burden of dissatisfaction.

- Allen Ginsberg

A man never tells you anything until you contradict him.

- George Bernard Shaw

Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.

- Pericles

This isn't meant to last. This is for right now.

- Trent Reznor

The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.

- Steve Jobs

I was asked to memorise what I did not understand; and, my memory being so good, it refused to be insulted in that manner.

- Aleister Crowley

Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.

- Patrick Henry

Dire poverty drives this mother back again to the factory (no intelligent person will say she goes willingly).

- Margaret Sanger

I am not aware that any community has a right to force another to be civilized.

- John Stuart Mill

Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.

- William Penn

The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history.

- Mao Zedong

The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.

- John Maynard Keynes

An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.

- William James

The idea of reasoning with terrorists without force or with appeasement is naive, and I think it's dangerous.

- George Allen

All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for enough good men to do nothing.

- Edmund Burke

Our patience will achieve more than our force.

- Edmund Burke

Here's the thing, you just have to drive a lot faster, and if you don't get there, we're both fired.

- Bill Murray

Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people.

- John Quincy Adams

No power of government ought to be employed in the endeavor to establish any system or article of belief on the subject of religion.

- Constitutional Code; For the Use All Nations and All Governments Professing Liberal Opinions Volume 1 , Jeremy Bentham

If you wanted to torture me, you'd tie me down and force me to watch our first five videos.

- Jon Bon Jovi

Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.

- Jean Jacques Rousseau

No weapon has ever settled a moral problem. It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one.

- Ernest Hemingway

An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.

- Ernest Hemingway

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