Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 265
Wealth In My Opinion

In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were only there for the beer - the wealth, prestige and grandeur that went with the power.

- A. J. P. Taylor

Broken Which

Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

- Abigail Adams

Music Believe

I really believe in the power of music.

- Abigail Washburn

Adversity Give

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

- Abraham Lincoln

Conformity Chains

Power frees us from the chains of conformity.

- Adam Grant

Play Most

America has a critical role to play as the most powerful member of the world community.

- Adam Schiff

New Always

Whoever is new to power is always harsh.

- Aeschylus

Always Powerless

Excessive fear is always powerless.

- Aeschylus

Design Issue

Design is not so much a design issue as a power struggle.

- Alan Cooper

Profits Get

Just as Jimmy Stewart and Tyrone Power get 50 percent of the profits, so do I.

- Alan Ladd

Negative Exceedingly

But to me nothing - the negative, the empty - is exceedingly powerful.

- Alan Watts

Always Low

Force always attracts men of low morality.

- Albert Einstein

Been Only

The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.

- Albert Einstein

Over Away

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.

- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Underestimate Never

Never underestimate the power of Abby Joseph Cohen.

- Alex Berenson

Desire Omnipotence

Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows, must renounce intellectual pride, the omnipotence of clear thinking, belief in the absolute power of logic.

- Alexis Carrel

Only Press

The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Thoughts Fate

Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.

- Alfred A. Montapert

Alone Self-Knowledge

Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Give Most

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

- Alice Walker

Powerful Them

Nobody is as powerful as we make them out to be.

- Alice Walker

American Sure

I'm sure we, the American people, are the butt of jokes by those in power.

- Alice Walker

Enjoy Too

No matter what has happened, you too have the power to enjoy yourself.

- Allen Klein

Humor Known

Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor.

- Allen Klein

Most Democratic

Knowledge is the most democratic source of power.

- Alvin Toffler

Symbol Wreck

Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.

- Ambrose Bierce

Born Assuring

Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.

- Andrew Carnegie

Energy Crisis

There is energy and power in a crisis.

- Andrew Cuomo

Government People

The people are the government, administering it by their agents; they are the government, the sovereign power.

- Andrew Jackson

Will Which

Money is power, and in that government which pays all the public officers of the states will all political power be substantially concentrated.

- Andrew Jackson

More Use

Moral power is probably best when it is not used. The less you use it the more you have.

- Andrew Young

Give Getting

The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away.

- Aneurin Bevan

Given Other

The real problem is that the way that power is given out in our society pits us against each other.

- Anita Hill

Credit About

I don't care about power. I don't care about credit.

- Ann Coulter

Makeup Incredible

The power of makeup is incredible, but the power of you is cray cray.

- Anna Akana

Gun Largest

The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet.

- Anthony J. D'Angelo

Lies Our

What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.

- Aristotle

Always Sooner

Sooner or later, man has always had to decide whether he worships his own power or the power of God.

- Arnold J. Toynbee

Need Over

My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People need somebody to watch over them. Ninety-five percent of the people in the world need to be told what to do and how to behave.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Mind Shoulders

Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see.

- Arthur Schopenhauer

Weapon Ultimate

Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.

- Charles de Gaulle

War Successfully

The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Never Might

Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.

- Charles Simmons

You Your

You can't be at your full creative power if you are sedated.

- Charlie Haden

Law Over

The law has no power over heroes.

- Charlotte Lennox

Ahead Go

Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.

- Cher

Actually Undermine

We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership.

- Christiane Amanpour

World Appeal

The power of Playboy is its appeal around the world.

- Christie Hefner

Sunshine Perfect

What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?

- Christopher Marlowe

Think Lose

If you lose the power to laugh, you lose the power to think.

- Clarence Darrow

Law Always

The law always limits every power it gives.

- David Hume

Sell Never

The advertisers who believe in the selling power of jingles have never had to sell anything.

- David Ogilvy

Lot Telling

I'm telling you, there is a lot of power in being unapologetic.

- Dax Shepard

Her Other

Each underestimates her own power and overestimates the other's.

- Deborah Tannen

Corrupts Importance

Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.

- John Adams

Want Sin

Repentance is but want of power to sin.

- John Dryden

Own Got

We've got our own power - the power of the purse.

- John Fleming

Tax Destroy

The power to tax is the power to destroy.

- John Marshall

Which Times

There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.

- John Muir

Like Act

Blessing is the soveraign act of God, and the power of benediction like the power of God.

- John Pearson

Internet Individual

The Internet amplifies power in all respects. It can grossly exaggerate the power of the individual.

- John Perry Barlow

Beauty Sword

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

- John Ray

Love Experience

I experience God as the power of love.

- John Shelby Spong

Money Creates

Money creates a power relationship between the payer and the payee.

- Joichi Ito

Innocent Itself

Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.

- Jonathan Swift

Know Your

Know your power.

- Jordan Knight

Media Need

The corporations and the media don't need power; they already have it.

- Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

Calmness Cradle

Calmness is the cradle of power.

- Josiah Gilbert Holland

Responsibility Walks

Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.

- Josiah Gilbert Holland

I Am Proud

There is so much power in vulnerability, and I am proud to be that typecast.

- Julia Michaels

Inspire Incredible

There is incredible power in the arts to inspire and influence.

- Julie Taymor

Feel Ninth

When I feel something, I feel it to the ninth power.

- Juliette Lewis

Access Viewpoint

The value systems of those with access to power and of those far removed from such access cannot be the same. The viewpoint of the privileged is unlike that of the underprivileged.

- Aung San Suu Kyi

Thought Doing

To achieve, you need thought. You have to know what you are doing and that's real power.

- Ayn Rand

Image Own

Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choose, but no power to escape the necessity of choice.

- Ayn Rand

Change Want

No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change.

- Barbara De Angelis

Decision Works

Capitalism works better from every perspective when the economic decision makers are forced to share power with those who will be affected by those decisions.

- Barney Frank

Ambition Desire

Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.

- Baruch Spinoza

Never Aims

Whatever my aims and agendas were, I never asked for power.

- Benazir Bhutto

Only Social

Power has only one duty - to secure the social welfare of the People.

- Benjamin Disraeli

Circumstances Own

Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.

- Benjamin Disraeli

I Am Worshipper

Sir, I am no sycophant or worshipper of power anywhere.

- Benjamin F. Wade

Parenting Supplies

The child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering.

- Benjamin Spock

True True Knowledge

A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.

- Hale White

Run Seek

I don't seek power and do not run around.

- Benoit Mandelbrot

Office Treasury

Whichever party is in office, the Treasury is in power.

- Harold Wilson

Through Our

Our power is not so much in us as through us.

- Harry Emerson Fosdick

Computers Computer

The power of the computer is starting to spread.

- Bill Budge

Internet Done

What the Internet has done is it has decentralised power.

- Heather Brooke


I'm not into power for the sake of it.

- Helen Clark


We are so reliant on power and technology for everything.

- Billy Burke

Inside More

We humans have an abyss inside us. The more power people have, the greater the danger.

- Helmut Kohl

Through Cured

I cured with the power that came through me.

- Black Elk

Greatness His

Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.

- Blaise Pascal

Never Overwhelming

Power is never so overwhelming that there's no room for resistance.

- Henry Giroux

Stronger Than

Heart power is stronger than horsepower.

- Henry J. Heinz

Great Aphrodisiac

Power is the great aphrodisiac.

- Henry Kissinger

Truth Press

If there is any truth to my parenting the dreamwork movement, it comes from the power of the press.

- Henry Reed

Believe Spirit

I believe in the power of the human spirit.

- Bob Harper

Difference Up

But there is a difference between cozying up to power and being close to power.

- Bono