"Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."James Allen on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."James Allen on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."James Allen on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."James Allen on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."James Allen on Booker T. Washington
"Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor."
"The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities."
"Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil."
"They who have conquered doubt and fear have conquered failure."
"To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment."