Potent Quotable, 6-12-11

Thinking about the recent downfalls of powerful men….

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The measure of a man is what he does with power. –Plato

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We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.-

– Stephen Vincent Benet

 

And finally,  restating the most obvious bit of common sense:

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All too often arrogance accompanies strength, and we must never assume that justice is on the side of the strong. The use of power must always be accompanied by moral choice.

– Theodore Bike

These photos were snapped from the car, while traveling  on I-75,  passing through Cincinnati.  I found them strangely appropriate and personally amusing. 

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One thought on “Potent Quotable, 6-12-11”

  1. … From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked. Luke 12:48

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