Power Corrupts May 9, 2009 - January 31, 2010
Reading and Deliberating
Everyone knows the famous line Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. There are dozens of quotes playing of this line. Your job is to write a story playing off one of the three quotes below, which all play off the above line. The qoute may not be a part of your actually story, but should be the theme. For an example, see my story Parachuter. Choose one quote below. Write a story, not a poem, around this quote. The best one will win.
If absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure?
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it's more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power.
Absolute faith corrupts as absolutely as absolute power.
The sense of achievment, and of having won.
Almost Most Powerful
Created May 9, 2009