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Quotes with power

Castro in front of a Havana statue of Cuban national hero José Martí in 2003 ?? Fidel Castro
I am not a dictator, and I do not think I will become one. I will not maintain power with a machine gun.
I Won't Be a Dictator, interview with Ruth Lloyd in January 1959, printed in The Spokesman-Review (May 25, 1959)
Emerson in 1857 ?? Ralph Waldo Emerson
Power ceases in the instant of repose.
Self-Reliance, In Essays: First Series (1841)
Emerson in 1857 ?? Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a search after power.
Power, in The Conduct of Life (1860)
Emerson in 1857 ?? Ralph Waldo Emerson
Power is the first good.
Inspiration, in Letters and Social Aims (1876)
 ?? Kevin Kelly (editor)
Complete surrender to the bottom is not what embracing swarm power is about.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
 ?? Kevin Kelly (editor)
The aim of swarm power is superior performance in a turbulent environment.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
 ?? Henry Kissinger
Power is the great aphrodisiac.
In The New York Times, January 19, 1971
 ?? Orison Swett Marden
Character is power, and is the best advertisement in the world.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
 ?? Orison Swett Marden
Knowledge is power only when it can be made available, practical.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
Daguerreotype of Senator Sumner, 1855 ?? Charles Sumner
Beware of the wounds of the wounded souls; oppress notto the utmost a single heart, for a solitary sign has power to overset a whole world.
Oriental proverb that Sumner quoted during a major speech given in the Senate on August 26, 1852 during which he attacked the 1850 Fugitive Slave Act. In response to Sumner's speech, a Senator from Alabama said "The ravings of a maniac may sometimes be dangerous, but the barking of a puppy never did any harm."