You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however.

Those in possession of absolute power can not only prophesy and make their prophecies come true, but they can also lie and make their lies come true.

It is by its promise of a sense of power that evil often attracts the weak.

Our sense of power is more vivid when we break a man's spirit than when we win his heart.

The only way to predict the future is to have power to shape the future.

What's so powerful about the Psalms are, as well as they're being gospel and songs of praise, they are also the blues.

Personality has power to uplift, power to depress, power to curse, and power to bless.

Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

There is that indescribable freshness and unconsciousness about an illiterate person that humbles and mocks the power of the noblest expressive genius.

All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under a desk.

Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.

Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.

I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.