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

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When war is declared, truth is the first casualty.


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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No community need be poor if it has people and good management. No country need be poor if it has people and good management.


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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Taxation without representation is tyranny.

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What's right and good doesn't come naturally. You have to stand up and fight for it - as if the cause depends on you, because it does.

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We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.

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Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.

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Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome.

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