Quotes in politcs

Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.


Never have so many been manipulated so much by so few.

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When war is declared, truth is the first casualty.


Democracy belongs to those who exercise it.

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But liberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a war footing, or even a near-war footing. Permanent crisis justifies permanent control of everybody and everything by the agencies of the central government.

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Why don't they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as well as prohibition did, in five years Americans would be the smartest race of people on Earth.

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If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they don't have to worry about the answers.


Alexander Hamilton started the U.S. Treasury with nothing, and that was the closest our country has ever been to being even.

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One of the things I'm most proud of about my country is the fact that we did lick McCarthyism back in the fifties.

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The lies the government and media tell are amplifications of the lies we tell ourselves. To stop being conned, stop conning yourself.

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