“Standing on a street corner waiting for no one is power.” ~ Gregory Corso
“Numerous politicians have seized absolute power and muzzled the press. Never in history has the press seized absolute power and muzzled the politicians.” – David Brinkley
Born: May 29, 1917 – Died: November 22, 1963
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“Because power corrupts, society’s demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.” – John Adams http://www.bquot.es/s/2220
“Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.” – Edgar Allan Poe http://www.bquot.es/s/2216
“Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” – Oscar Wilde http://www.bquot.es/s/469
E. T. A. Hoffmann – Critic, Born: January 24, 1776.
“I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion” – Alexander the Great
Many groups that have the power to make life decisions for others don’t ever have to live out the consequences. — Frances Fox Piven
In today’s materialistic society, if you have money and power, you seem to have many friends. But they are not friends of yours; they are the friends of your money and power. When you lose your wealth and influence, you will find it very difficult to track these people down. -14th Dalai Lama
Mitt Romney should read this.