If we learn our limitations too soon, we never learn our power.
Dr Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen) in the dark TV drama Hannibal (2013 – )
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
Abraham Lincoln, who rose from humble beginnings to become the 16th President of the United States. Among his many achievements was leading the United States through the Civil War which helped abolish slavery.