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They that have power to hurt and will do none,
That do not do the thing they most do show,
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And we ask this where truth is,
Of what use is valour and is worth?
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The base of all artistic genius is the power of conceiving humanity in a new, striking, rejoicing way, of putting a happy world of ...
Oh! mystery of man, from what a depth
Proceed thy honours. I am lost, but see
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Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad man.
Power tires only those who do not have it.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established ...
Absolute power can only be supported by error, ignorance and prejudice.
Language has not the power to speak what love indites:
The Soul lies buried in the ink that writes.
I think it is worse to be poor in mind than in purse, to be stunted and belittled in soul, made a coward, made a liar, made mean a ...
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