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"I was allowed to ring the bell for five minutes until everyone was in assembly. It was the beginning of power"
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"Power is given only to those who dare to lower themselves and pick it up. Only one thing matters, one thing; to be able to dare!"
Fyodor Dostoevsky, Novelist
"Prestige is the shadow of money and power"
C. Wright Mills, Sociologist
"Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers"
Thomas Fuller, Clergyman
"Power wears out those who don't have it"
Giulio Andreotti, Politician
"Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty"
Ronald Reagan, President
"The strength and power of despotism consists wholly in the fear of resistance"
Thomas Paine, Writer
"Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success; for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles"
Samuel Smiles, Author
"The power to question is the basis of all human progress"
Indira Gandhi, Statesman
"There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will"
"True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare"
Gilbert K. Chesterton, Writer
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