Power Quotes

Order is power.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
Character is power.
- Booker T. Washington
Knowledge is power.
- Francis Bacon
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Power is paradoxical.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt
Power is the great aphrodisiac.
- Henry Kissinger
Doing the right thing has power.
- Laura Linney
Calmness is the cradle of power.
- Josiah Gilbert Holland
The law has no power over heroes.
- Charlotte Lennox
Excessive fear is always powerless.
- Aeschylus
The way to have power is to take it.
- Boss Tweed
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A king without power is an absurdity.
- James Monroe
Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.
- John Ray
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
- Friedrich Schiller
The only power you have is the word no.
- Frances McDormand
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
- Aeschylus
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
- Charles de Gaulle
Diplomacy: the art of restraining power.
- Henry Kissinger
Power ought to serve as a check to power.
- Charles de Secondat
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
- Francis Bacon
Force always attracts men of low morality.
- Albert Einstein
Prestige is the shadow of money and power.
- C. Wright Mills
Liberal: a power worshipper without power.
- George Orwell
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
- John Muir
There is more power in unity than division.
- Emanuel Cleaver
Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.
- Baruch Spinoza
The greatest power is often simple patience.
- E. Joseph Cossman
I cured with the power that came through me.
- Black Elk
The only real power comes out of a long rifle.
- Joseph Stalin
Authority must be respected and chosen wisely.
- Lech Walesa
A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
- Frederick the Great
Never underestimate the power of a simple tool.
- Craig Bruce
Nobody is as powerful as we make them out to be.
- Alice Walker
Knowledge is the most democratic source of power.
- Alvin Toffler
Owning a great golf course gives you great power.
- Donald Trump
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
- Leonardo da Vinci
Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.
- Blaise Pascal
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
- George Washington
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
- Edmund Burke
Power without a nation's confidence is nothing.
- Catherine the Great
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
- Eckhart Tolle
Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.
- Bruce Lee
It's easier to blame the person with less power.
- Gloria Steinem
What do I care about law? Ain't I got the power?
- Cornelius Vanderbilt
I believe in one thing only, the power of human will.
- Joseph Stalin
Sometimes the best lighting of all is a power failure.
- Douglas Coupland
You must never underestimate the power of the eyebrow.
- Jack Black
Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception.
- George Orwell
Sir, I am no sycophant or worshipper of power anywhere.
- Benjamin F. Wade
Whichever party is in office, the Treasury is in power.
- Harold Wilson
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
- George Eliot
The power of the people and the power of reason are one.
- Georg Buchner
The pen and the written word hold a great deal of power.
- Andy Biersack
The power to question is the basis of all human progress.
- Indira Gandhi
The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.
- Jeremy Bentham
The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.
- Bruce Lee
People who are powerless make an open theater of violence.
- Don DeLillo
Power and position often make a man trifle with the truth.
- George A. Smith
The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away.
- Aneurin Bevan
Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice.
- Beyonce Knowles
Whatever my aims and agendas were, I never asked for power.
- Benazir Bhutto
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
- Alexander Hamilton
Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
The sword is the axis of the world and its power is absolute.
- Charles de Gaulle
There is no force so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
- Everett Dirksen
A nuclear power reactor is just a fancy way of boiling water.
- Leslie Dewan
Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
- Lord Acton
The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.
- James Madison
What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
- John Acton
Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.
- Lao Tzu
Every addition to true knowledge is an addition to human power.
- Horace Mann
Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor.
- Allen Klein
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
- Henry Ward Beecher
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.
- Aristotle
All men having power ought to be distrusted to a certain degree.
- James Madison
Power is what men seek and any group that gets it will abuse it.
- Lincoln Steffens
I just feel that the only power I have is setting a good example.
- Geri Halliwell
Don't you dare underestimate the power of your own instinct.
- Barbara Corcoran
The world's biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.
- Chanakya
If I could have a special power in real life I'd love to fly.
- Ali Larter
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
- Honore de Balzac
You reclaim your power by loving what you were once taught to hate.
- Bryant H. McGill
Each underestimates her own power and overestimates the other's.
- Deborah Tannen
The child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering.
- Benjamin Spock
True happiness involves the full use of one's power and talents.
- John W. Gardner
Power has only one duty - to secure the social welfare of the People.
- Benjamin Disraeli
An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, the power to destroy.
- Daniel Webster
No matter what has happened, you too have the power to enjoy yourself.
- Allen Klein
Athletic competition clearly defines the unique power of our attitude.
- Bart Starr
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
- Aristotle
But to me nothing - the negative, the empty - is exceedingly powerful.
- Alan Watts
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The soft power of science has the potential to reshape global diplomacy.
- Ahmed Zewail
Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.
- Frederick Douglass
A lioness has got a lot more power than the lion likes to think she has.
- Jacki Weaver
The power of noble deeds is to be preserved and passed on to the future.
- Joshua Chamberlain
Grammar is a piano I play by ear. All I know about grammar is its power.
- Joan Didion
The only way to predict the future is to have power to shape the future.
- Eric Hoffer
The power of the living God is here on the earth. The Priesthood is here.
- Heber J. Grant
Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.
- Edward Abbey
The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading.
- David Bailey
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
- Epictetus
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
- Benjamin Disraeli
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
- Jimi Hendrix
No man has received from nature the right to command his fellow human beings.
- Denis Diderot
What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?
- Christopher Marlowe
I believe in one power, and that is the hand of God. I respect all religions.
- Lata Mangeshkar