|vaikuttaja englanniksi||mover and shaker fi, influence fi, agent fi|
: The sales team sought to talk to the movers and shakers within an organization, rather than to their underlings.
: He really is a mover and a shaker in those circles.
: ux|en|I have absolutely no influence over him.
: ux|en|Im not able to exercise influence over him.
: ux|en|He has been a great influence on the voters during the elections.
*: God hath his influence into the very essence of all things.
: The politician wants to influence the public.
: I must admit that this book influenced my outlook on life.
*: Heaven made us agents, free to good or ill. --Dryden.
*: I see in him [Moby Dick] outrageous strength, with an inscrutable malice sinewing it. That inscrutable thing is chiefly what I hate; and be the white whale agent, or be the white whale principal, I will wreak that hate upon him. --Herman Melville, [[s:Moby Dick|Moby Dick]], ch. 36