78+ Best Impact Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Impact is a powerful effect that something, especially something new, has on a situation or person. Profoundly inspirational impact quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Impact Quotes

Beyond being timely, an obituary has a more subjective duty: to assess its subject’s impact. — Walter Cronkite

This is absolutely bizarre that we continue to subsidize highways beyond the gasoline tax, airlines, and we don’t subsidize, we don’t want to subsidize a national rail system that has environmental impact. — Joe Biden

You should never be defined by what you do, by the things you have; you’ve got to define yourself by who you are and who you impact and how you impact people. And that’s the thing I try to get across to my players. — Tony Dungy

I have tremendous brand experience. What I do a lot for Disney is manage the great brands of this company, whether it’s Disney, ESPN, ABC, Pixar, Marvel, ‘Star Wars.’ And I’m very engaged in technology and its impact on the consumer, either what experience you deliver for them or how to market and sell to them. — Bob Iger

To spend more money, you have to have more money, but time is fixed and we all have the same amount to spare. How we choose to spend it can make a significant difference on the impact we have in our careers or in the world. — Simon Sinek

I have an impact and people look up to me now. It’s more than the money. — Lil Baby

If you go from $7 to $15 in a very short period of time, potentially that could have a negative effect on some economies because that is a very big jump. And you’re saying to businesses that employ a large number of minimum wage workers, your payroll is basically going to double. That could have a negative impact. It would have to be studied. — Andrew Cuomo

In talking about the impact of ideas in one field on ideas in another field, one is always apt to make a fool of oneself. — Richard P. Feynman

The question confronting the Church today is not any longer whether the man in the street can grasp a religious message, but how to employ the communications media so as to let him have the full impact of the Gospel message. — Pope John Paul II

The Global Fund is a central player in the progress being achieved on HIV, TB and malaria. It channels resources to help countries fight these diseases. I believe in its impact because I have seen it firsthand. — Bill Gates

It’s disingenuous to… pretend the sources of our money don’t impact the policy we write – you just can’t serve two masters. — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

A sour corporate culture can actually make an entire society unhappy. This means that a strong corporate culture can have a positive impact on a society. — Simon Sinek

I have been inspired by Martin Luther King and how he inspired a movement. I have learned that a cause must be organic; if it is to have an impact it must belong to those who join the movement and not those who lead it. — Simon Sinek

We expect all our businesses to have a positive impact on our top and bottom lines. Profitability is very important to us or we wouldn’t be in this business. — Jeff Bezos

I’ve always believed that no officer’s life, regardless of rank, is of such great value to his country that he should seek safety in the rear… Officers should be forward with their men at the point of impact. — Chesty Puller

I don’t like to do small things. If I’m going to do something, I’m going to really make an impact. — Reshma Saujani

I want my impact to be legendary. — Playboi Carti

I believe the continually advancing Information Revolution will lend us the wisdom and strength to address humanity’s previously unsolvable problems and help us make a positive impact on all of society. — Masayoshi Son

There’s no greater gift than thinking that you had some impact on the world, for the better. — Gloria Steinem

Most poets are elitist dregs more concerned with proving their skill with a dictionary than communicating ideas with impact. — Henry Rollins

I think that building political power has to come from the outside and from within. Meaning, we have to build political alternatives to the existing system, and we have to try to impact what is happening in the existing system. — Alicia Garza

My life is not to be somebody else’s impact – you know what I mean? — Alice Walker

I went into therapy several times, but it rarely made an impact. — Marianne Williamson

Suppose I criticise Iran. What impact does that have? The only impact it has is in fortifying those who want to carry out policies I don’t agree with, like bombing. — Noam Chomsky

I think television has had a vast, unbelievable impact on us. — Billy Graham

Scripture is filled with examples of men and women whom God used late in life, often with great impact – men and women who refused to use old age as an excuse to ignore what God wanted them to do. — Billy Graham

Considering their impact, you might expect mosquitoes to get more attention than they do. Sharks kill fewer than a dozen people every year, and in the U.S. they get a week dedicated to them on TV every year. — Bill Gates

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives. — Jackie Robinson

The people who have impacted the world didn’t live long. Martin Luther King. John F. Kennedy. These people who impact the world were not old people, but they lived so effectively that we cannot erase them from history. — Myles Munroe

Politics should not interfere with sports. And sports should impact politics. — Vladimir Putin

I’ve been blessed with talents to play this game and been put on a stage to impact a lot of people. I don’t want to take that for granted. — Stephen Curry

I would like to die on Mars. Just not on impact. — Elon Musk

Ants are the dominant insects of the world, and they’ve had a great impact on habitats almost all over the land surface of the world for more than 50-million years. — E. O. Wilson

Adults who loved and knew me, on many occasions sat me down and told me that I was black. As you could imagine, this had a profound impact on me and soon became my truth. Every friend I had was black; my girlfriends were black. I was seen as black, treated as black, and endured constant overt racism as a young black teenager. — Shaun King

Most of what Einstein said and did has no direct impact on what anybody reads in the Bible. Special relativity, his work in quantum mechanics, nobody even knows or cares. Where Einstein really affects the Bible is the fact that general relativity is the organizing principle for the Big Bang. — Neil deGrasse Tyson

The six people who had the biggest impact on my life were all women. Had I been sexist, my life would have been far less fulfilling. — Zig Ziglar

I think that there’s no doubt that as I see friends, families, children of gay couples who are thriving, you know, that has an impact on how I think about these issues. — Barack Obama

You can have an impact anywhere you are. — Tony Dungy

On a Friday night in 1983, I was in a taxi in New York riding home from dinner with friends. A drunk driver ran a red light and hit the cab, and I was thrown toward the glass partition. I tried to duck, but my face hit the glass, and the impact fractured my cheekbone, my eye socket, my collarbone and several ribs. — Iman

We have but one permanent home: heaven – that’s still the old truth that we always have to re-learn – and it’s only through the impact of sad experiences that we assimilate it. — Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

As an entrepreneur, I have been known for taking risks throughout my career, but leaving the European Union is not one of the risks I would want the U.K. to take – not as an investor, not as a father, and not as a grandfather. I am deeply concerned about the impact of leaving. — Richard Branson

It used to be said that when the Baal Shem Tov came into a town, his impact was so strong, he didn’t have to speak. His disciples had to dance or to sing or to preach to have the same effect. I think a real messenger, myself or anyone, by the very fact that he is there as a person, as a symbol, could have the same impact. — Elie Wiesel

Cutting the deficit by gutting our investments in innovation and education is like lightening an overloaded airplane by removing its engine. It may make you feel like you’re flying high at first, but it won’t take long before you feel the impact. — Barack Obama

I think so much of my life had me growing up under extreme poverty and really challenging conditions, with having the police in my neighborhood and seeing the impact of over-incarceration. Having a father love up on me and remind of who I was, and my strength against those conditions, really shaped why I’m an organizer today. — Patrisse Cullors

How can we educators claim credit for understanding, let alone teaching, the ‘global mind’ without a single course on the impact of religion on every day life? — Warren Bennis

The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment. — Tony Robbins

I think you have a limited amount of impact as an entertainer, performer, or musician. — Bruce Springsteen

People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history. — Dan Quayle

Hydro, wind, solar, and biomass energy have economic impact across the state and, with collaboration and focus, can become engines of prosperity for more Georgians. — Stacey Abrams

What is interesting is the power and the impact of social media… So we must try to use social media in a good way. — Malala Yousafzai

In many ways, America is on the receiving end of a pendulum that has been swung with great force, and for a long time, outward into the world. The impact is a wake-up call on every level. — Henry Rollins

On my desk I have three screens, synchronized to form a single desktop. I can drag items from one screen to the next. Once you have that large display area, you’ll never go back, because it has a direct impact on productivity. — Bill Gates

Even after four years in office, George W. Bush’s record on women doesn’t leap out at you. It’s composed almost entirely of little things, small enough to fly well under the media’s radar screen, so few of us have any sense of their cumulative impact. — Molly Ivins

Windows is probably the most important product in the entire PC industry. Everything we do in terms of supporting touch, new hardware, accessibility has incredible impact. — Bill Gates

Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. The longer I live the more convinced I become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it. — Charles R. Swindoll

MTV made a huge impact. Heavy rotation took you from selling 1m albums to 20m albums, and that meant a lot of dough. — Ozzy Osbourne

My parents had a strong impact on who I am today. My mother and dad both encouraged us to think about the long term – where you wanted to be – to think about education, to think about what is right and what is wrong, and to do things that will help you in the long run. — Tony Dungy

I think the Women’s movement has had a major impact on everybody’s lives in our nation and in the world as a whole. — bell hooks

In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact. — Les Brown

Those 62 million girls who are not being educated around the world impact my life in Washington, D.C., in the United States of America. Because if we aren’t empowering and providing the skills and the resources to half of our population, then we’re not realizing our full potential as a society, as mankind. — Michelle Obama

But I know I have a son who doesn’t listen to anything I say and if he hears the same thing from someone else, sometimes it has a little more impact. — Tony Dungy

In order to understand why George W. Bush doesn’t get it, you have to take several strands of common Texas attitude, then add an impressive degree of class-based obliviousness. What you end up with is a guy who sees himself as a perfectly nice fellow – and who is genuinely disconnected from the impact of his decisions on people. — Molly Ivins

In order to impact our society, we need to first model unity in the church. — Tony Evans

What was most important, for me, is that I could share what I experience as a young person – in particular, what impact incarceration and policing had on my life and my family’s life. — Patrisse Cullors

No matter how bad any situation, cynicism has no positive impact. Watching the news, you might notice that cynicism and victimhood often seem to go hand-in-hand, but not for veterans. — Jim Mattis

The blues is like a planet. It’s an enormous topic. You can’t ignore the impact that it has had and continues to have on the whole musical culture. It’s a tree that everyone is swinging from. Without it, I don’t know where I would be. It’s indelible and indispensable. — Tom Waits

The Kingdom is the love of God prevailing in politics, in business, in government, in media. It is all the impact of the laws of God creating a social environment where the strong help the weak, where those who have give to those who don’t. It’s a society where relationships are built on love. — Myles Munroe

The moral disapprobation of society has an impact on behavior in societies. — Joe Biden

Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force. — Franklin D. Roosevelt

No other single influence has had so great an impact on this earth as the life of Jesus the Christ. — Ezra Taft Benson

When Paul Allen and I started Microsoft over 30 years ago, we had big dreams about software. We had dreams about the impact it could have. — Bill Gates

You never know when a moment and a few sincere words can have an impact on a life. — Zig Ziglar

I make impact plays. I make game-changing plays. — LeBron James

Instead of drifting along like a leaf in a river, understand who you are and how you come across to people and what kind of an impact you have on the people around you and the community around you and the world, so that when you go out, you can feel you have made a positive difference. — Jane Fonda

If the federal government had been around when the Creator was putting His hand to this state, Indiana wouldn’t be here. It’d still be waiting for an environmental impact statement. — Ronald Reagan

The impact of the black audience is expressing itself. They look to films to be more expressive of their needs, their lives. Hollywood has gotten that message – finally. — Sidney Poitier

Since his inauguration, Trump has signed numerous executive orders that negatively impact poor, black and brown, queer, Muslim, and other communities. — Patrisse Cullors

Woodstock had a tremendous impact on American artistic life. — P. J. O’Rourke

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