Quotes about power

“Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.”

Oscar Wilde
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“A book lying idle on a shelf is wasted ammunition.”

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

Abraham Lincoln
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“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it. ”

Roseanne Barr
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“I wonder if fears ever really go away, or if they just lose their power over us.”

Veronica Roth
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“The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.”

Mahatma Gandhi
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“How absurd it was that in all seven kingdoms, the weakest and most vulnerable of people - girls, women - went unarmed and were taught nothing of fighting, while the strong were trained to the highest reaches of their skill.”

Kristin Cashore
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“There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women."(Keynote speech at Celebrating Inspiration luncheon with the WNBA's All-Decade Team, 2006)”

Madeleine Albright
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“Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.”

Veronica Roth
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“I met an old lady once, almost a hundred years old, and she told me, 'There are only two questions that human beings have ever fought over, all through history. How much do you love me? And Who's in charge?”

Elizabeth Gilbert
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