"In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary) is a power over his will."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Alexander Hamilton on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Alexander Hamilton on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Alexander Hamilton on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Alexander Hamilton on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Alexander Hamilton on Booker T. Washington
"Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty."
"Constitutions should consist only of general provisions the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things."
"Learn to think continentally."
"The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God and, however generally this maxim has been quoted and believed, it is not true to fact. The people are turbulent and changing, they seldom judge or determine right."
"Real firmness is good for anything strut is good for nothing."