Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
People shouldn't be afraid of their government. Governments should be afraid of their people.
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.
Power doesn't corrupt. People are corrupt. When they get empowered, it becomes apparent.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.
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Recognizing power in another does not diminish your own.
You gain power by pretending to be weak.
Leadership means inclusiveness and reaching out, not dominance and power
See, people with power understand exactly one thing: violence.
It is time to conquer the world with inclusiveness and generosity, not with wars and brutal power.
The master's tools will never dismantle the master's house
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Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
Power resides only where men believe it resides... A shadow on the wall, yet shadows can kill. And ofttimes a very small man can cast a very large shadow.
We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly.
You're never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Let us conduct ourselves so that all men wish to be our friends and all fear to be our enemies.
The power of God is within you, so when your mind tells you a thing can't be done, say to that thought, "Get out! It can be done". And it will be, if you make up your mind
Realize that enough hidden strength lies within you to overcome all obstacles and temptations. Bring forth that indomitable power and energy.
I wonder if fears ever really go away, or if they just lose their power over us.
It's all mirror, mirror on the wall because beauty is power the same way money is power the same way a gun is power.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
I believe in the immeasurable power of love; that true love can endure any circumstance and reach across any distance.
I do not want to be controlled by any superpower. I myself consider myself the most powerful figure in the world, and that is why I do not let any superpower control me.
We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.
Power is given only to him who dares to stoop and take it ... one must have the courage to dare.
Whoever can conquer the street will one day conquer the state, for every form of power politics and any dictatorship-run state has its roots in the street.
Today our idea of success has become purely economic - not aesthetic, it is not intelligence that we value, it is not wisdom that we value, it is not beauty or aesthetics that we value, it is not spiritual attainments that we value. The richest man in town is the biggest man.
The mind is an accumulation of the past. Once you transcend the mind, the past has no more power over you
Leadership is not about dominance, about power over people, but of dedication & sacrifice for a cause beyond oneself
The world is hungry not because there is no food. There is more food than the 7.2 billion people on the planet can eat. It is just that those who need it do not get it, because one way or the other, those who have the power and the means have not cared enough to do something about it
As power comes into our hands, wisdom also should enter our heads. That has not happened. That's because, once again, we have not worked on individual human beings
I often think that the most sinful action in life is to admit failure, for in doing so, you deny the supreme power of your soul, God's image within you. Never give up.
Release for constructive purposes the power you already have, and more will come. Move on your path with unflinching determination, using all the attributes of success. Tune yourself with the creative power of the spirit.
Success is not rightly measured by the worldly standards of wealth, prestige, and power. None of these bestow happiness unless they are rightly used. To use them rightly one must possess wisdom and love for God and man.
You must aspire for power because if you don't aspire for power, I understand that you have no intention of doing anything for this country.
It's increasingly clear that the wealth and power of any given nation-state will be proportional to its ability to create and utilize new technology.
The 'thought' is the primary energy and vibration that emanated from God and is thus the creator of life, electrons, atoms, and all forms of energy. 'Thought' itself is the finest vibratory energy, the speediest power among all powers.
Every morning, remind yourself that you are God's child and that no matter what the difficulties, you have the power to overcome them. Heir to the cosmic power of Spirit, you are more dangerous than danger
The so-called miraculous powers of a great master are a natural accompaniment to his exact understanding of subtle laws that operate in the inner cosmos of consciousness
Those who are socially inclined will find a new power to help humanity through the lessons of books written by noble and gifted people.