Quotes on Abuse Of Power

Th abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power. William Shakespeare

A fondness for power is implanted in most men, and it is natural to abuse it when acquired. Alexander Hamilton

These last few years we've seen an unacceptable abuse of power, having a president whose priority is expanding his own power. Trey Gowdy

Abuse of power isn't limited to bad guys in other nations. It happens in our own country if we're not vigilant. Clint Eastwood

The abuse of power takes happiness away. Frederick Lenz

It's not just the abuse of power that's the problem. It's the power to abuse. Stefan Molyneux

African-Americans are being disproportionately affected by, you know, the kind of misuse and abuse of power. Ras Baraka

The first abuse of power is not realizing that you have it. James Richardson

Abuse of power comes as no surprise Jenny Holzer

What I fear most is power with impunity. I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse. Isabel Allende

If he were any other man, I might have suspected him of substance abuse, of being coked up or something. But Barrons was too much a purist for that; his drugs were money, power, and control Karen Marie Moning

Through the machineries of greed, pettiness, and the abuse of power, love occurs. Thomas Pynchon

Loving money at the expense of others is an abuse of power to get wealth. Myles Munroe

Power is what men seek, and any group that gets it will abuse it. It is the same story. Lincoln Steffens

The problem isn't the abuse of power; it's the power to abuse. Mike Cloud

Experience constantly proves that every man who has power is impelled to abuse it; he goes on till he is pulled up by some limits. Who would say it! virtue even has need of limits. Baron de Montesquieu

Information is power. Disinformation is abuse of power. Newton Lee

We do not yet trust the unknown power of thoughts. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let the power of intention lead the way. Sharon Salzberg

And as a writer now, I want to save Linda's life. Not her body-her life. Tim O'Brien

It is the power of music to carry one directly into the mental state of the composer. Ludwig Van Beethoven

I find beauty in the continual shaping of chaos which clearly embodies the primordial power of nature's performance Iris van Herpen

Pain is the biggest power of love. Stephen King

The most fundamental form of integrative power is the power of love. Kenneth E. Boulding

What you have in Iraq is not just a society coming apart like Yugoslavia or Congo. What is at stake is not just Iraq's stability but the balance of power in the region. Vali Nasr

Let the entire system of government be strengthened, and let the balance of power be drawn up in such a manner that it will be permanent and incapable of decay because of its own tenuity. Simon Bolivar

There must be, not a balance of power, but a community of power; not organized rivalries, but an organized peace. Woodrow Wilson

Beware the abuse of Power. Both by those we disagree with, as well as those we may agree with Benjamin Carson

The Internet is an empowering force for people who are protesting against the abuse of power. Rebecca Mackinnon

The government is so out of control. It is so bloated and infested with fraud and deceit and corruption and abuse of power. Ted Nugent

I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power. Patricia Cornwell

With power comes the abuse of power. And where there are bosses, there are crazy bosses. It's nothing new. Judd Rose

The best guarantee against the abuse of power consists in the freedom, the purity, and the frequency of popular elections. John Quincy Adams

When you complain, you make yourself a victim. When you speak out, you are in power. Eckhart Tolle

Let us, cautious in diction And mighty in contradiction, Love powerfully. Martin Buber

The powers of nature are never in repose; her work never stands still. Adam Sedgwick

The day I was born, March 1, 1994, Celine Dion was solid at 1 with 'The Power of Love.' Not a bad start to your life. Justin Bieber

The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring another out of his bad sense into your good sense. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Stress is caused by being here but wanting to be there, or being in the present but wanting to be in the future. It's a split that tears you apart inside. Eckhart Tolle

I have yet to find something that beats the power of being in love, or the power of music at its most magical. Yo-Yo Ma

The cold, increased by the tremendous speed, deprived them of the power of speech. Jules Verne

Art is the employent of the powers of nature for an end. John Stuart Mill

Such is the power of love in gentle mind, That it can alter all the course of kind. Edmund Spenser

Sometimes, very occasionally, you do your best boxing with your mouth. Bryce Courtenay

Fear unchecked grows exponentially. Love poured forth has the power to remove it. Thus is the power of God in our lives Marianne Williamson

The power of thought is far greater than most people ever realize. Karen Marie Moning

Priesthood ordinances are the pathway to the power of godliness. David A Bednar

There is a form of communication that transcends the power of words. Joseph B Wirthlin

Pain can only feed on pain. Pain cannot feed on joy. It finds it quite indigestible. Eckhart Tolle

When you are present, when your attention is fully and intensely in the Now, Being can be felt, but it can never be understood mentally. Eckhart Tolle

People are ultimately threatened by young people taking positions of power. Lena Dunham

Such is the power of imagination, that even a chimerical pleasure in expectation affects us more than a solid pleasure in possession. Henry Home, Lord Kames

Occupants of public offices love power and are prone to abuse it. George Washington

Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy. Voltaire

The abuse of power that seems to create the most unhappiness is when a person uses personal power to get ahead without regards to the welfare of others, or when power is used to go into the lower dimensional planes. Frederick Lenz

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Tony Robbins

Courage is the power of the mind to overcome fear. Martin Luther King, Jr.

All this creative power of the mind amounts to no more than the faculty of compounding, transposing, augmenting, or diminishing the materials afforded us the by senses and experience. David Hume

By banishing doubt and trusting your intuitive feelings, you clear a space for the power of intention to flow through. Wayne Dyer

We know that madness belongs to love,-what power to paint a vile object in hues of heaven. Ralph Waldo Emerson

When science is learned in love, and its powers are wielded by love, they will appear the supplements and continuations of the material creation. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing can prevent your picture from coming into concrete form except the power which gave it birth-yourself. Genevieve Behrend

What must be the knowledge of Him, from whom all created minds have derived both their power of knowledge, and the innumerable objects of their knowledge! What must be the wisdom of Him, from whom all things derive their wisdom! Timothy Dwight IV

I leave you love. I leave you hope. I leave you the challenge of developing confidence in one another. I leave you respect for the use of power. I leave you faith. I leave you racial dignity. Mary Mcleod Bethune

All works of love are works of peace. Mother Teresa

The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I was going to buy a copy of "The Power of Positive Thinking", and then I thought: What good would that do? Ronnie Shakes

Particularly the broad masses of the people can be moved only by the power of speech. Adolf Hitler

It is the power of thought that gives man power over nature. Hans Christian Andersen

To be identified with your mind is to be trapped in time: the compulsion to live almost exclusively through memory and anticipation. Eckhart Tolle

A good intention clothes itself with power. Ralph Waldo Emerson

They are not leaders because of brilliancy. ...but because, by the power of prayer, they could command the power of God. Edward Mckendree Bounds

Bore: one who has the power of speech but not the capacity for conversation. Benjamin Disraeli

Space has no "existence." "To exist" literally means "to stand out." You cannot understand space because it doesn't stand out. Although in itself it has no existence, it enables everything else to exist. Silence has no existence either, nor does the unmanifested. Eckhart Tolle

I just loved the power of positive thinking, letting yourself go. Jason Mraz

Our best ideas come from clerks and stockboys. Sam Walton

It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable. Seneca the Younger

I remind myself of the power of thought and how it's my obligation as a citizen (and student) of humanity to propel compassion. Alyssa Milano

I think everything I do is normal, not paranormal but normal. Its using the power of the mind to achieve whatever we can endure. David Blaine

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