Definitions: (1) having or proceeding from accurate knowledge; (2) asserting control; commanding

Balancing Quality: parental

Too Far: dictatorial

Quote: We all dream dreams of unity, of purity; we all dream that there’s an authoritative voice out there that will explain things, including ourselves. — Junot Diaz (1968-) Dominican-American writer

Symbols: 1) the fist; 2) the hand