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How excellent it is to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use like a giant. — William Shakespeare

That to compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors, is sinful and tyrannical. — Thomas Jefferson

Lust's passion will be served; it demands, it militates, it tyrannizes. — Marquis De Sade

Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil; but its duty, like that of other passions, is not to overbear reason, but to assist it. It should not be suffered to tyrannize — Samuel Johnson

Justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyrannical. — Blaise Pascal

Be an enemy of tyrants and be a friend and helper of those who are oppressed and tyrannized. — Ali ibn Abi Talib

In all tyrannical governments the supreme magistracy, or the right both of making and of enforcing the laws, is vested in one and the same man, or one and the same body of men; and wherever these two powers are united together, there can be no public liberty. — William Blackstone

The children now love luxury; they have bad manners, contempt for authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of exercise. Children are now tyrants, not the servants of their households. They no longer rise when elders enter the room. They contradict their parents, chatter before company, gobble up dainties at the table, cross their legs, and tyrannize their teachers. — Socrates