Test someone’s character by Michel Dion | Sep 12, 2012 | Year 2012 | 1 comment Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”—Abraham Lincoln Michel DionMichel Dion, PMP, CPA Founder and Developer of Project-Aria Discover my book: Leadership Toolbox for Project Managers: Achieve Better Results in a Dynamic World 1 Comment Kim on September 14, 2012 at 16:04 I’ve seen and know quite few people who have been given that “character test” and they abused their newly found power they came into. It does say so much about a persons character. It says that they were terribly insecure prior to being given more power so they abuse it. Great quote! And so true. Log in to Reply Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.