"Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."William Wordsworth on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."William Wordsworth on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."William Wordsworth on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."William Wordsworth on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."William Wordsworth on Booker T. Washington
"The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away than what it leaves behind."
"But an old age serene and bright, and lovely as a Lapland night, shall lead thee to thy grave."
"Pictures deface walls more often than they decorate them."
"The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this."
"That best portion of a man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love."