"The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Robert Frost on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Robert Frost on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Robert Frost on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Robert Frost on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Robert Frost on Booker T. Washington
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."
"I alone of English writers have consciously set myself to make music out of what I may call the sound of sense."
"Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on."
"The best way out is always through."
"The best things and best people rise out of their separateness I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise."