Influence Quotes is the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself.

Influence Quotes

“I don’t like to think about being an influence. It’s embarrassing.”


Bruce Nauman

“One myth-perception is our continued emphasis of a Newtonian materialistic world, which by definition emphasizes the primacy of matter and somewhat ignores or minimizes the influence of the immaterial part of the universe.”


Bruce H. Lipton

“A guy called Arthur Brown… was a big influence of mine… and also Ian Anderson from Jethro Tull.”


Bruce Dickinson

“I’ve always recognised that I have influence, whether I like it or not, and that I can use it to do something good.”

Brooke Fraser

“Those who have had the most impact and influence throughout history and certainly the people who’ve had the most impact and influence on me personally have been basically entirely unaware of any such influence and made their chief concern their personal devotion and obedience, and the pleasure of God in the hidden things of their lives.”

Brooke Fraser

“Your ability to negotiate, communicate, influence, and persuade others to do things is absolutely indispensable to everything you accomplish in life.”


Brian Tracy

“Everyone was so anti-wanting to be anything else. I guess a lot of bands say that but I think, for us, that notion – combined with our musical influences – ended up making us uncategorizable.”


Brian Degraw

“Movies are the biggest export in the world, the biggest American export. It influences people all over the world.”

Brett Ratner

“I think it’s just a conglomerate of everybody’s influences that comes out on the record, and live as well.”


Brantley Gilbert

“Even if parties associated with right wing populism don’t win, they push other parties, the centrist parties, towards their position. So they do have an influence even if they’re not in power.”


Branko Milanovic

“I definitely am a huge lover of comedy, and it’s only through doing so many comedies that I’ve realised how much of an influence they’ve been on me.”


Bradley Cooper

“Surround yourself with positive people and positive influences.”


Bradford Winters

“It is still a surprise when people tell me that I’ve had an influence on them, particularly when it’s someone I really respect.”


Bonnie Raitt

“I’m happy to have been a positive influence.”


Bonnie Raitt

“Influence is the ability to move a person to a desired action.”


Bob Burg

“Position yourself as acenter of influence, the onewho knows the movers andshakers. People willrespond to that, and you’llsoon become what youproject.”


Bob Burg