Thou whom avenging pow'rs obey, Cancel my debt (too great to pay) Before the sad accounting day.
Edina! Scotia's darling seat, All hail thy palaces and tow'rs, Where once beneath a monarch's feet Sat Legislation's sov'reign pow'rs.Robert Burns
Say, heavenly pow'rs, where shall we find such love? Which of ye will be mortal to redeem Man's mortal crime, and just th' unjust to save.john milton
While briskly to each patriot lip Walks eager round the inspiring flip; Delicious draught, whose pow'rs inherit The quintessence of public spirit!
Constant attention wears the active mind, Blots out our pow'rs, and leaves a blank behind.Charles Churchill