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Where does virgin wool come from? The sheep that runs the fastest.
~ Harry F. Banks

 

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The earth seemed to move with me. I found a new source of power and beauty, a source I never knew existed.
~ Roger Bannister

 

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I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient.
~ Roland Barthes

 

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Contact with men who wield power and authority still leaves an intangible sense of repulsion. It's very like being in close proximity to fecal matter, the fecal embodiment of something unmentionable, and you wonder what it is made of and when it acquired its historically sacred character.
~ Jean Baudrillard

 

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We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.
~ Stephen Vincent Benet

 

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The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away.
~ Aneurin Bevan

 

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A wise man has great power, and a man of knowledge increases strength. [Proverbs 24:5]
~ Bible

 

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The Lord giveth and the Lord hath taken away, blessed be the name of the Lord. [Job 1:21]
~ Bible

 

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What doth it profit a man if he gains the who world and loses his own soul?
~ Bible

 

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Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something.
~ Josh Billings

 

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I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte

 

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Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte

 

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Ten persons who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte

 

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If school results were the key to power, girls would be running the world.
~ Sarah Boseley

 

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All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
~ Ashleigh Brilliant

 

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To create power is like a magnet, this is true because this creative power operates like a magnet. Give it a strong clear picture of what you want and this creative power starts to work magnetizing conditions about you -- attracting to you things, resources, opportunities, circumstances and even the people you need, to help bring to pass in your outer life what you have pictured.
~ Claude M. Bristol

 

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Power is the by-product of understanding.
~ Jacob Bronowski

 

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Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength.
~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

 

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I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
~ Edmund Burke

 

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Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument from it, even though but for one year, never can willingly abandon it. They may be distressed in the midst of all their power; but they will never look to anything but power for their relief.
~ Edmund Burke

 

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