"But the cause for which we fought was higher our thought wider... That thought was our power."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Joshua Chamberlain on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Joshua Chamberlain on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Joshua Chamberlain on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Joshua Chamberlain on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Joshua Chamberlain on Booker T. Washington
"This is the great reward of service, to live, far out and on, in the life of others this is the mystery of Christ, - to give life's best for such high sake that it shall be found again unto life eternal."
"But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high, we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals, and dream such dreams of lofty purpose, that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be, whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action."
"We know not of the future and cannot plan for it much."