Power Quotes

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.

Martin Luther King Jr

Power is when you have every justification to kill someone, and then you don't

Oskar Shindler

Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo F. Buscaglia

He is most powerful who has power over himself

Seneca

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

There is no knowledge that is not power

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.

Margaret Thatcher

We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world - or to make it the last.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.

Thomas Jefferson

You only have power over people so 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.

Aleksander Solzhenitsyn

You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have both

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any

Alice Walker

Knowledge is power.

Francis Bacon, Sr.

Their insatiable lust for power is only equaled by their incurable impotence in exercising it.

Winston Churchill

Only through destroying myself can I discover the greater power of my spirit.

Chuck Palahniuk

Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.

Martin Luther King Jr

The sole advantage of power is that you can do more good.

Baltasar Gracian

What this power is, I cannot say. All I know is that it exists...and it becomes available only when you are in that state of mind in which you know exactly what you want...and are fully determined not to quit until you get it.

Alexander Graham Bell

The imagination is never governed, it is always the ruling and divine power.

John Ruskin

The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many.

John Naisbitt

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : March 31, 2014
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