397 Greatest Quotes About Power
The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it.
Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.
The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Edgar Allan Poe
I believe in the power of the human spirit.
Power-lust is a weed that grows only in the vacant lots of an abandoned mind. .
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception.
Time crumbles things; everything grows old under the power of Time and is forgotten through the lapse of Time.
What is interesting is the power and the impact of social media... So we must try to use social media in a good way.
I think everything I do is normal, not paranormal but normal. It's using the power of the mind to achieve whatever we can endure.
Social acceptance, 'being liked,' has so much power because it holds the feelings of loneliness at bay.
Power in defense of freedom is greater than power in behalf of tyranny and oppression, because power, real power, comes from our conviction which produces action, uncompromising action.
I believe in one thing only, the power of human will.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
Power is like being a lady... if you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious.
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
There's a lack of people in power that are motivated by the idea of helping people.
Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
If small things have the power to disturb you, then who you think you are is exactly that: small.
Those who foolishly sought power by riding the back of the tiger ended up inside.
John F. Kennedy
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know.
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
The spread of civilisation may be likened to a fire; first, a feeble spark, next a flickering flame, then a mighty blaze, ever increasing in speed and power.
Never underestimate the power of the ocean.
Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn't have the power to say yes.
Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age.
The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.
The law always limits every power it gives.
For the powerful, crimes are those that others commit.
Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choose, but no power to escape the necessity of choice.
When your desires are strong enough, you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
It is the Higher Power which does everything, and the man is only a tool. If he accepts that position, he is free from troubles; otherwise, he courts them.
If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.
I would like nuclear fusion to become a practical power source. It would provide an inexhaustible supply of energy, without pollution or global warming.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Power always thinks... that it is doing God's service when it is violating all his laws.
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.
I know nothing in the world that has as much power as a word. Sometimes I write one, and I look at it, until it begins to shine.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy.
Women and girls can do whatever they want. There is no limit to what we as women can accomplish.