"The way to have power is to take it."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Boss Tweed on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Boss Tweed on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Boss Tweed on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Boss Tweed on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Boss Tweed on Booker T. Washington