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Poverty must have many satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people.
– Don Herold
Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
– D. A. Battista
Poverty without debt is independence.
– Arabic Proverb
Poverty, we may say, surrounds a man with ready-made barriers, which if they do mournfully gall and hamper, do at least prescribe for him, and force on him, a sort of course and goal; a safe and beaten, though a circuitous, course. A great part of his guidance is secure against fatal error, is withdrawn from his control. The rich, again, has his whole life to guide, without goal or barrier, save of his own choosing, and, tempted, is too likely to guide it ill.
– Carlyle
Power (n) The only narcotic regulated by the SEC instead of the FDA.
– Anonymous
Power always has to be kept in check power exercised in secret, especially under the cloak of national security, is doubly dangerous.
– William Proxmire
Power always has to be kept in check; power exercised in secret, especially under the cloak of national security, is doubly dangerous.
– William Proxmire
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak and that it is doing God's service when it is violating all his laws.
– John Quincy Adams
Power consists in one's capacity to link his will with the purpose of others, to lead by reason and a gift of cooperation.
– Woodrow Wilson
Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
– Lord Acton
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat
– John Lehman, Secretary of the US Navy, 1981-1987
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat.
– John Lehman
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts, perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
– John Ernst Steinbeck
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts... perhaps the fear of a loss of power.
– John Steinbeck
Power grows from the barrel of a gun.
– Mao Zedong
Power in defense of freedom is greater than power on behalf of tyranny and oppression.
– Malcolm X
Power intoxicates men. When a man is intoxicated by alcohol, he can recover, but when intoxicated by power, he seldom recovers.
– James F. Byrnes
Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship. The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power.
– George Orwell, 1984 Book 3, Chapter 3
Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
– Michel Foucault
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
– Honore' de Balzac
Power is not to resist the criticisms; power is to seek for something useful to use amongst the criticisms!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Power is something of which I am convinced there is no innocence this side of the womb.
– Nadine Gordimer
Power is the ability not to have to please.
– Elizabeth Janeway
Power is the by-product of understanding.
– Jacob Bronowski

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