We’ve collected the best Manipulated Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: David Hewson, Pope Benedict XVI, Peter Abrahams, Dustin Hoffman, Charles Platt. Use them as an inspiration.
There are absolutely ways to manipulate behavior, because our behavior is endlessly being manipulated by the world around us.
To suggest the President of the United States and the head of the free world – the man who is changing the world – is being manipulated by Mitch McConnell is insulting to the president; it’s absolutely insulting.
Making movies, you’re like an independent contractor – you come in, you have a specific job, and a lot of what you do is completely manipulated, which is good and bad.
For decades, without so much as a peep from the Trump-hating establishment, China manipulated its currency and stole American technology.
I can tell if I’m being lied to or manipulated a little better than most. It’s definitely an advantage for me.
The showbiz world has to be manipulated to make it more interesting because most people’s lives are boring.
Belief is such a powerful thing – but because it is, it can also be very destructive and it’s very easily manipulated.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
Sometimes negative news does come out, but it is often exaggerated and manipulated to spread scandal. Journalists sometimes risk becoming ill from coprophilia and thus fomenting coprophagia: which is a sin that taints all men and women, that is, the tendency to focus on the negative rather than the positive aspects.
I think, as a generation of British actors, we’re becoming a bit soft and too manipulated by the business.
I think that literature has the important effect of creating free, independent, critical citizens who cannot be manipulated.
With stand-up, there’s a little bit of an exaggerated reality because things have to be manipulated to create comedy, to create jokes.
When air conditioning, escalators, and advertising appeared, shopping expanded its scale, but also limited its spontaneity. And it became much more predictable, almost scientific. What had once been the most surprising became the most manipulated.
Original hip hop manipulated technologies of all sorts; it was not manipulated by the technology itself.
Back in Nebraska, I was known as the fat model – the girl who was pretty for a big girl. My body, like my confidence, has been picked apart, manipulated, and controlled by others who didn’t necessarily understand it.
It is so obvious that we are constantly monitored and manipulated both in advertising and in politics.
It is the greatest scam in history. I am amazed, appalled and highly offended by it. Global Warming; It is a scam. Some dastardly scientists with environmental and political motives manipulated long term scientific data to create an illusion of rapid global warming.
Because the sad fact is that the Enron Corporation and others manipulated with unfortunately great effect the energy market in the West Coast starting in 2000.
Fear makes us do things we would otherwise never agree to do, and people can be emotionally manipulated into believing something during times of great stress and tragedy.
I just hope Americans come to understand that food isn’t something to be manipulated by our teeth and shoved down our gullet, that it’s our spiritual and physical nourishment and important to our well-being as a nation.
I don’t think I’m against all wars, but you’d have to have a damn good reason to send your son or daughter to fight, or to go yourself. So often, we are lied to and manipulated by our governments for their own very cynical reasons.
Our children, manipulated to become exemplary consumers, increasingly admit they do not feel ‘in control’ of their own Internet use.
‘Sinister‘ is the first score I’ve done in which there’s no orchestra in it whatsoever. There are traditional instruments I sampled, then manipulated, so you don’t even recognize the source anymore.