Power Quotes and Sayings
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
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 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
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.
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
An honest man can feel no pleasure in the exercise of power over his fellow citizens.
– Thomas Jefferson