Power Quotes

Power does not consist in striking with force or with frequency, but in striking true.

Honor de Balzac

Power alone determines the present order of the world.

Vellupillai Pirapakaran

Power is founded upon opinion.

Napolon Bonaparte

The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect.

Tim Berners Lee

Power without a nation's confidence is nothing.

Catherine II of Russia; Catherine the Great

To enlarge or illustrate this power and effect of love is to set a candle in the sun.

Robert Burton

Power and violence are opposites; where the one rules absolutely, the other is absent. Violence appears where power is in jeopardy, but left to its own course it ends in power\'s disappearance.

Hannah Arendt

All human power is a compound of time and patience.

Honor de Balzac

You are more powerful than you can possibly imagine. You are more powerful than you can possibly imagine. And it is incumbent upon you to use that power--not only for yourself, but for everyone else around you.

Jennifer Beals

There is no technological magic bullet that will make the government as smart as it is powerful.

James Bovard

Leaders in all realms and activities of life knew that the power they had come to hold existed because they were responsible to serve the many, thus power was position of service.

Vanna Bonta

I have learned that love is the most powerful force available to us. When we have real love we have the strength to perform miracles.

Dr. Felice Leonardo Buscaglia

I am not a dictator, and I do not think I will become one. I will not maintain power with a machine gun.

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

Money only buys the illusion of power. Real power is in the force of will will strong enough that others bend to it for its own sake, and follow it willingly. Power that is won through deception will evaporate under the hot light of truth.

Orson Scott Card

When you give everyone a voice and give people power, the system usually ends up in a really good place. So, what we view our role as, is giving people that power.

Mark Zuckerberg

World-peace can be achieved when the power of love replaces the love of power.

Sri Chinmoy

The more intense a spiritual leader's appetite for power, the more he is concerned to limit it to others.

Emil Cioran

Arafat's departure has created an awesome opportunity.

Joe Biden

We cannot avoid using power, cannot escape the compulsion to afflict the world so let us, cautious in diction and mighty in contradiction, love powerfully.

Martin Buber

Who is all-powerful should fear everything.

Pierre Corneille

The corporation's legally defined mandate s to pursue, relentlessly and without exception, its own self interest, regardless of the often harmful consequences it might cause to others. As a result, I argue, the corporation is a pathological institution, a dangerous possessor of the great power it wields over people and societies.

Joel Conrad Bakan

He who possesses the divine powers of the soul is a great being, be his place what it may. You may clothe him with rags, may immure him in a dungeon, may chain him to slavish tasks. But he is still great.

William Ellery Channing

America has never been an empire. We may be the only great power in history that had the chance, and refused preferring greatness to power and justice to glory.

George Walker Bush

It is only in folk tales, children's stories, and the journals of intellectual opinion that power is used wisely and well to destroy evil. The real world teaches very different lessons, and it takes willful and dedicated ignorance to fail to perceive them.

Noam Chomsky

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Updated On : March 31, 2014
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