"Order is power."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Henri Frederic Amiel on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Henri Frederic Amiel on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Henri Frederic Amiel on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Henri Frederic Amiel on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Henri Frederic Amiel on Booker T. Washington
"I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel."
"Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority."
"To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song."
"Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd it must be communicated by contagion."
"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."