Power Quotes and Sayings
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
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
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…
Power is something every man wants. But if he doesn’t learn to use it responsible and show respect with it. That power will leave him as fast as he earns it.
Whoever has the gold makes the rule.
To brag about your strength only means you don’t know how to use it.
Power is nothing without control.
A powerful person is a person who conquered himself.
Power is born from the choices you make and can be lost in the same way.
Power and money are marvelous sources if they remain in your pockets, but they are terrible masters if they enter your brains.
Great power involves great responsibility.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
True leadership means service.
The greatest strength of a man is when he has nothing.