Power Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
You see what power is holding someone else’s fear in your hand and showing it to them.
– Amy Tan
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.
– Margaret Thatcher
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
– Charles de Gaulle
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible.
– David Brin
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
– Albert Einstein
You gain power by pretending to be weak.
– Chuck Palahniuk
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
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
Ignorance and power and pride are a deadly mixture, you know.
– Robert Fulghum
Power was my weakness and my temptation.
– J.K. Rowling
Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.
– Bruce Lee