Power Quotes and Sayings
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.
– Lao Tzu
You will never know the power of yourself until someone hurts you badly.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
– Abraham Lincoln
If you want to know the real character of a person, give him power and see what he does.
You gain power by pretending to be weak.
– Chuck Palahniuk
You only have power over people as long as you don’t take everything away from them. But when you’ve robbed a man of everything, he’s no longer in your power- he’s free again.
– Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Knowledge is power.
Be a reason for someone’s happiness,not just part of it and be a part of someone’s sadness,never be the reason for it.
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
– Charles de Gaulle
Knowledge is power,
Understanding is using it,
Wisdom is controlling it,
Magic is knowing how.
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
– Albert Einstein
Power is when you have every justification to kill someone, and then you don’t.
– Oskar Shindler
Knowledge only becomes power when it is put into use.