"Scientific progress makes moral progress a necessity for if man's power is increased, the checks that restrain him from abusing it must be strengthened."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Madame de Stael on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Madame de Stael on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Madame de Stael on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Madame de Stael on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Madame de Stael on Booker T. Washington
"Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end."
"The greatest happiness is to transform one's feelings into action."
"Love is the whole history of a woman's life, it is but an episode in a man's."
"Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own."