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Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad man.
... whilst you are proclaiming peace and good will to men, Emancipating all Nations, you insist upon retaining absolute power over ...
Powerful, yes, that is the word that I constantly rolled on my tongue, I dreamed of absolute power, the kind that forces others to ...
Armies, though always the supporters and tools of absolute power for the time being, are always the destroyers of it too; by frequ ...
Absolute power can only be supported by error, ignorance and prejudice.
"Absolute power corrupts absolutely." Yes, and absolute weakness corrupts absolutely.
What? Rome dares not desire what you desire? How do you use your absolute power?
Master of the universe but not of myself, I am the only rebel against my absolute power.
It would be disingenuous, however, not to point out that some things are considered as morally certain, that is, as having suffici ...
Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power.
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