"He was one of those men who possess almost every gift, except the gift of the power to use them."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Charles Kingsley on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Charles Kingsley on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Charles Kingsley on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Charles Kingsley on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Charles Kingsley on Booker T. Washington
"Some say that the age of chivalry is past, that the spirit of romance is dead. The age of chivalry is never past, so long as there is a wrong left unredressed on earth."
"Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting."
"A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults."
"Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and content, and a hundred virtues which the idle will never know."
"There are two freedoms - the false, where a man is free to do what he likes the true, where he is free to do what he ought."