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A Quote by Aldous Leonard Huxley on existence, life, and power

Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting.

Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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A Quote by Albert Einstein on compassion, god, personality, personality, and power

We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality. We should not make intellect our God. It has great power but very little compassion.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Albert Einstein on nations, power, and war

As long as there are sovereign nations possessing great power, war is inevitable.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Source: the Atlantic Monthly, Nov. 1945

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A Quote by Albert Einstein on admiration, conviction, emotion, god, humility, ideas, mind, power, religion, spirit, superiority, and universe

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able toperceive with our frail and feeble mind. That deeply emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible Universe, forms my idea of God.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Source: Quoted in the New York Times obituary (April 19, 1955)

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A Quote by Albert Einstein on heart, lies, mankind, power, problems, solution, thinking, violence, regret, second thoughts, unintended consequences, nuclear weapons, bombs, and warfare

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking...  the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind.  If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Alan Paton on belief, fear, love, and power

It is my belief that the only power which can resist the power of fear is the power of love.

Alan Paton (1903 - 1988)

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A Quote by Agnes de Mille on earth, glory, heroism, and power

When you perform . . . you are out of yourself-larger and more potent, more beautiful. You are for minutes heroic. This is power. This is glory on earth. And it is yours nightly.

Agnes de Mille (1908 -)

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A Quote by Agathon on god, past, and power

This only is denied to God: the power to undo the past.

Agathon (c. 450 - c. 400 BC)

Source: Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, VI, 2 {quoted also by Plato)

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A Quote by Aesop on enemies, power, tyranny, and wonder

Those who voluntarily put power into the hands of a tyrant or an enemy, must not wonder if it be at last turned against themselves.

Aesop (620 - 560 BC)

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A Quote by Adlai Ewing Stevenson on corruption and power

Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely.

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

Source: Misquoting Lord Acton

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