Power Quotes

A nuclear power plant is infinently safer than eating, because 300 people choke to death on food every year.
Dixie Lee Ray
Aldous huxley - idealism is the noble toga that political...

Moorish prove - he who fears something gives it power over him....
Without relationships, no matter how much wealth, fame, power, prestige and seeming success by the standards and opinions of the world one has, happiness will constantly eluded him.
Sidney Madwed
Money is the most egalitarian force in society. It confers power on whoever holds it.
Roger Sta
All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.
Thomas Paine, "Age of Reason".

Self - Reverence, self knowledge, self - Control. These three alone lead life to sovereign power.
Lord Tennyson
America has never been an empire. We may be the only great power in history that had the chance, and refused? preferring greatness to power and justice to glory.
George W. Bush, speech, November 19, 1999
The more words you know, the more clearly and powerfully you will think and the more ideas you will invite into your mind.
Wilfred Funk
I have found power in the mysteries of thought.
Euripides, 438 B. C.
Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
Lord Acton
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A word of optimism and hope. A you can do it when things are tough.
Richard M. DeVos
No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power.
Charles Caleb Colton
Eric hoffe - people unfit for freedom - who cannot do much...
I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.
James Madison
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however.
Richard Bach, Illusions [1977]
The United States has the power to destroy the world, but not the power to save it alone.
Margaret Mead
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
Marianne Williamson, Return to Love, 1992
A good intention clothes itself with power.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be fit for more than the thing you are now doing. Let everyone know that you have a reserve in yourself; that you have more power than you are now using. If you are not too large for the place you occupy, you are too small for it.
James A. Garfield
Do you want to be a power in the world? Then be yourself.
Ralph Waldo Trine
Not to be cheered by praise, Not to be grieved by blame, But to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers Are the characteristics of an excellent man.
Saskya Pandita
Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power.
Eric Hoffe
Television is simultaneously blamed, often by the same people, for worsening the world and for being powerless to change it.
Clive James
We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.
Stewart L. Udall, commencement address, Dartmouth College, June 13, 1965
Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth - Grade math, you can do it.
Peter Lynch
Tyranny cannot defeat the power of ideas.
Helen Kelle
If a rhinoceros were to enter this resteraunt now, there is no denying he would have great power here. But I would be the first to rise and assure him that he had no authority whatever.
G. K. Chesterton
Any fine morning, a power saw can fell a tree that took a thousand years to grow.
Edwin Teale
The possession of unlimited power will make a despot of almost any man. There is a possible Nero in the gentlest of human creature that walks.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Physics is the science of all the tremendously powerful invisibilities - Of magnetism, electricity, gravity, light, sound, cosmic rays. Physics is the science of the mysteries of the universe. How could anyone think it dull?
Dick Francis, Twice Shy
We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
Albert Einstein
There is no thought in any mind, but it quickly tends to convert itself into a power.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
Author Unknown
All power corrupts, but we need the electricity.
Unknown
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solved each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They kept going regardless of the obstacles they met.
Clement Stone
We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly.
Margaret Atwood
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Leo Buscaglia
We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
Albert Einstein
Be bold and mighty powers will come to your aid.
Basil King