Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force.
Then, everlasting Love , restrain thy will; 'Tis god -like to have power, but not to kill.
One needs to be nominalistic, no doubt: power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.Michel Foucault
Domination is not that solid and global kind of domination that one person exercises over others, or one group over another, but the manifold forms of domination that can be exercised within society.
Every Communist must grasp the truth: "Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun."
There is no surer mark of a low and unregenerate nature than this tendency of power to loudness and wantonness instead of quietness and reverence. To souls baptized in Christian nobleness the largest sphere of command is but a wider empire of obedience, calling them, not to escape from holy rule, but to its full impersonation.
The fundamental concept in social science is Power, in the same sense in which Energy is the fundamental concept in physics.bertrand russell
Power consists in one's capacity to link his will with the purpose of others, to lead by reason and a gift of cooperation.Woodrow Wilson
Power never takes a back step — only in the face of more power.Malcolm X originally Malcolm Little
Without his rod revers'd, And backward mutters of dissevering power.john milton
The powers that be are ordained of God.
No pent-up Utica contracts your powers, But the whole boundless continent is yours.Jonathan Sewall
The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.Ferdinand Foch
If you want to discover just what there is in a man give him power.
Power never takes a back step only in the face of more power.
"Steal the crown, and all your dreams will come true. Respect, power..."
Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that's real power.clint eastwood
We do not need more intellectual power, we need more spiritual power. We do not need more of the things that are seen, we need more of the things that are unseen.calvin coolidge
I believe in the immeasurable power of love; that true love can endure any circumstance and reach across any distance.steve maraboli