Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning.
You know, I had the ability like a catalyst to really get everybody hyped up.
To them though, not to us, we were just a catalyst for their imagination.
A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.
And I wound up in New Orleans for all those years and it was a great place, really a catalyst creatively.
It's healthy for government to be a kind of moral catalyst, using the bully pulpit of high office.
I haven't done a great deal of it but this was a chance to do more and bring it to that part of the business and even more so, but the fact that it was a black superhero was really the catalyst to me.
The numbers are a catalyst that can help turn raving madmen into polite humans.
I'm a catalyst for change. You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place.
Technology is similarly just a catalyst at times for fundamental forces already present.
The civil rights movement would experience many important victories, but Rosa Parks will always be remembered as its catalyst.
Yes, exercise is the catalyst. That's what makes everything happen: your digestion, your elimination, your sex life, your skin, hair, everything about you depends on circulation. And how do you increase circulation?
Pete Rose came over to the Phillies in '79 and he became the catalyst that helped us to put it all together.
Ive just taught thousands of people over the radio in the USA how to mend broken watches and broken house appliances. I am a catalyst or trigger to access these powers.
You can only avoid responsibility for so long. The catalyst ended up being the law coming down and finally saying, 'You guys suspended judgement and that's fine, because we're not.
When you're a catalyst for change, you make enemies - and I'm proud of the ones I've got.
I am personally convinced that one person can be a change catalyst, a 'transformer' in any situation, any organization. Such an individual is yeast that can leaven an entire loaf. It requires vision, initiative, patience, respect, persistence, courage, and faith to be a transforming leader.
LSD is a catalyst or amplifier of mental processes. If properly used it could become something like the microscope or telescope of psychiatry.
A catalyst is a substance which alters the velocity of a chemical reaction without appearing in the final products.
Every love story needs a catalyst of some sort.