Power Quotes and Sayings
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.
An honest man can feel no pleasure in the exercise of power over his fellow citizens.
– Thomas Jefferson
When you doubt your power, you give power to your doubt.
Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.
– Blaise Pascal
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible.
– David Brin
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.
– Margaret Thatcher
You see what power is holding someone else’s fear in your hand and showing it to them.
– Amy Tan