A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Only you can control your future.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.