"There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Plato on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Plato on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Plato on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Plato on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Plato on Booker T. Washington
"He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden."
"Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences."
"There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot."
"The beginning is the most important part of the work."
"Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men."