All power is impatient of a partner.
Anger without power is folly.
Avoid strife with those in power.
Deceive the rich and powerful if you will, but don't insult them.
Fashion is more powerful than any tyrant.
Give up the smallest part of a secret, and the rest is no longer in your power.
He who strives to do, does more than he who has the power.
His tongue says little, but powerful is his right arm.
If I cannot move the powers above, Acheron itself shall be appealed to. [If fair means cannot, foul shall.]
It is not in the pilot's power to prevent the wind from blowing.
Kindred without friends, friends without power, power without will, will without effect, effect without profit, profit without virtue, is not worth a rush.
Less malevolence, or more power to exercise it.
Lust of power is the strongest of all passions.
Man has responsibility, not power.
Money is an epitome of human power.
Money is power.
No lock will hold against the power of gold.
No one so hard upon the poor as the pauper who has got into power.
Patience is power; with time and patience the mulberry becomes silk.
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