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Power never takes a back step - only in the face of more power.
– Malcolm X
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Power over a man's subsistence amounts to power over his will.
– Alexander Hamilton
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Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
– Emerich Edward Dalbert
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Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
– Lord Acton, 1887
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Power! Did you ever hear of men being asked whether other souls should have power or not? It is born in them. You may dam up the fountain of water, and make it a stagnant marsh, or you may let it run free and do its work; but you cannot say whether it shall be there; it is there. And it will act, if not openly for good, then covertly for evil; but it will act.
– Olive Schreiner
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Power? It's like a Dead Sea fruit. When you achieve it, there is nothing there.
– Harold Macmillan
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Powerful men in particular suffer from the delusion that human beings have no memories. I would go so far as to say that the distinguishing trait of powerful men is the psychotic certainty that people forget acts of infamy as easily as their parents birth
– Stephen Vizinczey
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Practical efficiency is common, and lofty idealism not uncommon; it is the combination which is necessary, and the combination is rare
– Theodore Roosevelt, An Autobiography
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Practical knowledge is always surrounded by questions while theoretical knowledge always surrounded by success !!!
– Sudam Tilekar
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Practical observation commonly consists of collecting a few facts and loading them with guesses.
– Author Unknown
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Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.
– J.P. McEvoy
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Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
– Henry Adams
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Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only.
– Samuel Smiles
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Practice and thought might gradually forge many an art.
– Virgil
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Practice conquers the habit of doing, without reflecting on the rule.
– John Locke
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Practice doesn't make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
– Vince Lombardi
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Practice is everythingThis is often misquoted as Practice makes perfect.
– Periander
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Practice is the best of all instructors.
– Publilius Syrus
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Practice makes man perfect but CONFIDENCE makes PRACTICE PERFECT....
– Ravichandra
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Practice makes perfect. How many times have parents uttered those words to encourage their children …?
– Vikrant Parsai
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Practice never makes anyone perfect, it only increases their improvement.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Practice no vice because it's trivial... Neglect no virtue because it's so.
– Chinese Proverb
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Practice Random Acts of Kindness and Senseless Beauty.
– Unknown
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Practice random beauty and senseless acts of love.
– Anonymous
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Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.
– Unknown
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