According to the former Speaker of the House, the pen is not mightier than the sword... or an electro-magnetic pulse.
Marty said: “The pen is mightier than the sword, and considerably easier to write with.”
They were but the instruments of a higher will, the agents of a mightier strength than their own.
But as the struggle endured, she got weaker and weaker, and nature mightier and mightier.
Mighty as is the industrial civilization of your day, that of Atlantis was mightier.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton gave us the slogan "The pen is mightier than the sword."
Lend not untohim that is mightier than thyself: be not surety above thy power.
They are but servants and delegates of a mightier than they.
The pen is mightier than the sword only when it has behind it a heart as well as a brain.
mightier than all the world, the clasp of one small hand upon the heart.
Old English mihtig, earlier mæhtig, from miht (see might (n.)). Cf. Old Frisian mechtig, Old Saxon mahtig, Dutch machtig, German mächtig. As an adverb, it is attested from c.1300, though now considered colloquial.