"Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires, but according to our powers."
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"Power tires only those who do not have it."
"Give me a lever long enough, and a prop strong enough, I can single-handed move the world."
"A word after a word after a word is power."
"Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true."
"Where does virgin wool come from? The sheep that runs the fastest."
"I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient."
"We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom."
"The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away."
"What doth it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul?"
"The Lord giveth and the Lord hath taken away, blessed be the name of the Lord. [Job 1:21]"
"A wise man has great power, and a man of knowledge increases strength. [Proverbs 24:5]"
"Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something."
"Ten persons who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent."
"If school results were the key to power, girls would be running the world."
"Power is the by-product of understanding."
"Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength."
"I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power."
"You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone."
"Iron hand in a velvet glove."
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