Power Quotes and Sayings
Everything a human being wants can be divided into four components: love, adventure, power and fame.
– Matthew Heywood
Great is the issue at stake, greater than appears, whether a man is to be good or bad. And what will any one be profited if, under the influence of money or power, he neglect justice and virtue?
I am not interested in power for power’s sake, but I’m interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
We must work together to ensure the equitable distribution of wealth, opportunity, and power in our society.
– Nelson Mandela
A world marked by so much Injustice, innocent suffering, and cynicism of power cannot be the work of a good God.
It’s a life’s journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself, not for everyone else.
– Mariska Hargitay
Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power.
Power is given only to him who dares to stoop and take it … one must have the courage to dare.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
We know that no one ever seizes power with the intention of relinquishing it.
– George Orwell
Power is in tearing human minds to pieces and putting them together again in new shapes of your own choosing.
– George Orwell
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts… perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
– John Steinbeck
Knowledge is power. Power to do evil…or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.
– Veronica Roth
You need power, only when you want to do something harmful otherwise love is enough to get everything done.
– Charlie Chaplin
Power is not evoked through fear but gained from respect.
Books can capture injustices in a way that stays with you and makes you want to do something about them. That’s why they are so powerful.
– Malala Yousafzai