"Ironically, women who acquire power are more likely to be criticized for it than are the men who have always had it."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Carolyn Heilbrun on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Carolyn Heilbrun on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Carolyn Heilbrun on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Carolyn Heilbrun on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Carolyn Heilbrun on Booker T. Washington