Weekly/Monthly Quotes Archive
Answer:  A system of government that exercises a
dictatorship of the extreme right, typically through the
merging of state and business leadership together with
belligerent nationalism.  Question:  What is Fascism?

The Arab World:
Yankee Doodle went to town
Got there on a Sunday
Found some people living there
They were dead by Monday

James  Madison:
"The people never give up their freedom except under 
some delusion."

Thomas  Jefferson:
"I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just, that 
His justice will not sleep forever."

Adolf  Hitler:
"How fortunate for governments that the people they 
administer don't think."

Josef  Stalin:
"The people who vote decide nothing. The people who count 
the vote decide everything."

Ronald  Reagan:
"Facts are stupid things."

Richard  Nixon:
"Fighting for peace is like f~cking for virginity."

Theodore  Roosevelt:
  "Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not 
mean to stand by the president or any other public official, 
save exactly to the degree in which he himself stands by 
the country. It is patriotic to support him insofar as he 
efficiently serves the country. It is unpatriotic not to oppose 
him to the exact extent that by inefficiency or otherwise he 
fails in his duty to stand by the country. In either event, it is 
unpatriotic not to tell the truth, whether about the president 
or anyone else."

Abraham  Lincoln:
"Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is 
only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor 
had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and 
deserves much the higher consideration."

Benjamin  Franklin:
  "My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees
with me."

Woodrow  Wilson:
 "Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has 
always come from the subjects of it.  The history of liberty is 
a history of resistance."

Source:  During the 1912 elections

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Paul Street:
"Elections should be approached as occasions in the process of building deep, durable and richly textured movements for justice, peace, and high-intensity democracy based on the idea of equal policymaking influence for all people regardless of inherited distinctions of wealth, class, gender, race, and the like."
Source: Dean, Democrats, and Democracy

Arnold  Schwarzenegger:  
"A certain amount of people are meant to be in control.
Ninety-five percent of the people have to be told
what to do, have to be given orders."

Source: The Education of a Bodybuilder

Roman Senator and Historian (A.D. c.56 - c. 115):

"The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws."

Adam  Smith:  
"The government of an exclusive company of merchants
is, perhaps, the worst of all governments for any country

George Bernard  Shaw:  
"Liberty means responsibility.  That is
why most men dread it."

  "Those who can make you believe absurdities can
make you commit atrocities."


Issac Asimov:
"Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent."
Source: "Foundation"


Martin Luther King, Jr.:
"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about
things that matter."


Thomas Paine:
 "A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a
superficial appearance of being right..."

Source: Common Sense


Winston Churchill:
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."


Steve Biko:
"The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor
is the mind of the oppressed."


"This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs;
when he first appears he is a protector."

Source: The Republic


John Adams:
"Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views
 beyond the comprehension of the weak; and that it is doing
God's service when it is violating all his laws."


Stephen Vincent  Benet:
We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom."
Source: Litany for Dictatorships, 1935


John Stuart  Mill:
"One cannot say that all conservatives are stupid people, one
can say  that most stupid people are conservative."