Power Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.
– Blaise Pascal
An honest man can feel no pleasure in the exercise of power over his fellow citizens.
– Thomas Jefferson
Power is when you have every justification to kill someone, and then you don’t.
– Oskar Shindler
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
Power never takes a back step – only in the face of more power.
– Malcolm X
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat.
– John Lehman
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
The great secret of power is never to will to do more than you can accomplish.
– Henrik Ibsen
He is most powerful who has power over himself.
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any
– Alice Walker
When you doubt your power, you give power to your doubt.
People around the world have always been more impressed by the power of our example than by the example of our power.
– Bill Clinton
There are two kinds of great power which can shake the earth: Mega earthquakes and big ideas!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Political action means taking on responsibility. This cannot happen without power. Power is to serve responsibility.”
– Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Pride and power fall when the person falls, but discoveries of truth form legacies that can be built upon for generations.
– Criss Jami
Power was my weakness and my temptation.
– J.K. Rowling