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Power corrupts.

Absolute power corrupts absolutely.

God is all powerful.

Draw your own conclusions.

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Today’s cartoon by Pamela Sutter. It will appear in her upcoming ebook (March 2015), May the Farce be with You.

(Sutter, of course, is quoting Lord Acton’s famous aphorism:  “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.”)

  • Power corrupts
  • Absolute power corrupts absolutely
  • God is all powerful
  • Draw your own conclusions

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–Anonymous, quoted in The Heretic’s Handbook of Quotations


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