"But the lover's power is the poet's power. He can make love from all the common strings with which this world is strung."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Amelia Barr on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Amelia Barr on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Amelia Barr on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Amelia Barr on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Amelia Barr on Booker T. Washington
"Old age is the verdict of life."
"That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life."
"Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished."
"It is always the simple that produces the marvelous."
"It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us in joy we face the storm and defy it."