"Only he deserves power who every day justifies it."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Dag Hammarskjold on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Dag Hammarskjold on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Dag Hammarskjold on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Dag Hammarskjold on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Dag Hammarskjold on Booker T. Washington
"A task becomes a duty from the moment you suspect it to be an essential part of that integrity which alone entitles a man to assume responsibility."
"Do not seek death. Death will find you. But seek the road which makes death a fulfillment."
"In the last analysis, it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions that life puts to us."
"Your body must become familiar with its death - in all its possible forms and degrees - as a self-evident, imminent, and emotionally neutral step on the way towards the goal you have found worthy of your life."
"Never, for the sake of peace and quiet, deny your own experience or convictions."