Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
— Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno

Private opinion is weak, but public opinion is almost omnipotent.
Henry Ward Beecher omnipotent quote

To be omnipotent but friendless is to reign.
— Percy Bysshe Shelley

It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods.
— H. L. Mencken

The problem of evil... Why does God permit it? Or, if God is omnipotent, in which case permission and creation are the same, why did God create it?
— William Temple