Power is poison. It's effect on Presidents had always been tragic.
- Henry Brooks Adams
The power confided in me will be used to hold, occupy and possess the property and places belonging to the government, and to collect the duties and imposts.
- Abraham Lincoln
As far as the job of President goes, its rewarding and I've given before this group the definition of happiness for the Greeks. I'll define it again: the full use of your powers along lines of excellence. I find, therefore, that the Presidency provides some happiness.
-John F. Kennedy
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