Power Quotes and Sayings
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
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any
– Alice Walker
Pride and power fall when the person falls, but discoveries of truth form legacies that can be built upon for generations.
– Criss Jami
The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.
– Roseanne Barr
Power never takes a back step – only in the face of more power.
– Malcolm X
Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.
– Bruce Lee
He is most powerful who has power over himself.
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat.
– John Lehman
The great secret of power is never to will to do more than you can accomplish.
– Henrik Ibsen
Power is attained by those who seek it… Rarely those who deserve it…