"An alliance with a powerful person is never safe."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Phaedrus on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Phaedrus on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Phaedrus on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Phaedrus on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Phaedrus on Booker T. Washington
"The intelligence of few perceives what has been carefully hidden in the recesses of the mind."
"Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct."
"Success tempts many to their ruin."