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Top 33 Absolute Power Corrupts Quotes

#1. power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutley - Author: John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
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#2. Abby being in my room made it feel like home, and the emptiness no longer seemed right. - Author: Jamie McGuire
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#3. I know, better than anyone else, that there are no heroes coming to save us. There are no good Epics. None of them protect us. Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. We - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#4. It's very hard to operate on a general philosophy of power. They say that power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely, but I don't agree with that. I think you have to be corrupted to be corrupted by power. - Author: Mark Pellegrino
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#5. It has been said that absolute power corrupts absolutely, but many it not be truer to say that to be absolutely powerful a man must first corrupt himself? - Author: Terence Rattigan
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#6. As soon as a man stopped wandering
and stood still an looked around him,
he found a god in that place. - Author: Eudora Welty
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#7. You know, 'power corrupts, and absolute power
corrupts absolutely?' It's the same with powerlessness.
Absolute powerlessness corrupts absolutely. Einstein
said everything had changed since the atom was split,
except the way we think. We have to think anew. - Author: Studs Terkel
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#8. Revolution is the sound of your heart still beating. and as long as it is, you have work to do. Do it. Without apology. Do it. Bravely and nobly. Do it. Exist, insist, and by all means, resist. - Author: Dominique Christina
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#9. In capital we trust. Capital is our savior, our holy grail, our fountain of youth, or at least health, for banks. - Author: Bethany McLean
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#10. They've worked the absolute-power-corrupts-absolutely truth since the beginning of time. They foment destruction and chaos. It puts them in their happy place. - Author: Nina Bangs
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#11. Absolute power corrupts absolutely; and if you surrender your personal responsibility to a government which promises to take care of you, they will only take care of themselves. - Author: Howard Nemerov
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#12. To assume all the powers is not good for anybody. Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. All those experiments have a bad ending. - Author: Rafael Correa
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#13. Local economies are suffering as people spend more on fuel and less on consumer goods and travel. - Author: Dan Lipinski
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#14. If absolute power corrupts absolutely,
does absolute powerlessness make you pure? - Author: Harry Shearer
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#15. it is easier to mock and deride individual fat people than to fix food deserts, school lunches, corn subsidies, inadequate or nonexistent public transportation, unsafe sidewalks and parks, healthcare, mental healthcare, the minimum wage, and your own insecurities. - Author: Lindy West
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#16. The heart dances with joy when you're sharing. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#17. Look at all the drug busts all over the country. There must be an audience there somewhere. My feeling is that if we're losing the war on drugs, let's do a movie for the enemy. - Author: Tommy Chong
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#18. Theres no misery in not being loved,
only in not loving - Author: Rod McKuen
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#19. Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely

from Steelheart (Reckoners #1)
by Brandon Sanderson - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#20. We're taught Lord Acton's axiom: all power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutely. I believed that when I started these books, but I don't believe it's always true any more. Power doesn't always corrupt. Power can cleanse. What I believe is always true about power is that power always reveals. - Author: Robert Caro
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#21. I don't actually subscribe to the view that all power corrupts. But absolute power - when secured on the back of massive parliamentary majorities, which don't reflect the balance of political opinion in the country - can corrupt absolutely. - Author: Charles Kennedy
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#22. With people in high office, the old - you go into the extreme, which is absolute power and absolute power corrupts. - Author: Clint Eastwood
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#23. Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat. - Author: John F. Lehman Jr.
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#24. It's just hard not to want it all sometimes, you know? - Author: Shannon Messenger
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#25. Absolute power, as we have always known, corrupts absolutely; it corrupts because it does not do the trick for the individual. Reality always creeps in
the reality of our helplessness and our mortality; the reality that, despite our reach for the stars, a creaturely fate awaits us. - Author: Irvin D. Yalom
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#26. I think I am a very kind person. I think I'm joyful, but I could be kinder and I could be more joyful. I do believe peace is a state of grace, and not the absence of violence. - Author: Dave Matthews
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#27. Amazing, I thought nobody could tell that man what to do.
-Foalan to Bridei
Talking about Broichan - Author: Juliet Marillier
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#28. Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power. - Author: Eric Hoffer
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#29. As a writer, a poet, you're not alone in wanting to be alone. Your work is a friendship that never leaves you. - Author: Jason E. Hodges
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#30. Absolute truisms rot brains absolutely.[ ... ]'Power corrupts' is useless as a tool for understanding the past, and gives us nothing as a guide to action. - Author: Steven Brust
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#31. Absolute power corrupts even when exercised for humane purposes. The benevolent despot who sees himself as a shepherd of the people still demands from others the submissiveness of sheep. The taint inherent in absolute power is not its inhumanity but its anti-humanity. - Author: Eric Hoffer
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#32. Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men. - Author: John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
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#33. If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? - Author: George Berkeley
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