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Has this fearful pestilence no power to restrain the appetites and passions of the people?
But I have a secret dread of the character and power of Alcibiades.
If a servant complained of being abused, his master had no power to retain him.
Then I shall have to put it out of your power to carry out your threat.
He was forced to admit that the girl still had power to trouble him.
By whom, let us ask, had this Minister been brought into power?
Our peace with the power with whom we had been engaged had also been concluded.
All others lay claim to power limited only by their own will.
It is a danger that lurks and hides in the sources and fountains of power in every state.
It alone has the power to provide revenues for the Government.
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