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Quote Left Our society distributes itself into Barbarians, Philistines and Populace; and America is just ourselves with the Barbarians quite left out, and the Populace nearly. Quote Right
Quote Left A councilor ought not to sleep the whole night through, a man to whom the populace is entrusted, and who has many responsibilities. Quote Right
Quote Left The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed -- and hence clamorous to be led to safety -- by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. Quote Right
Quote Left What's the matter, you dissentious rogues, That rubbing the poor itch of your opinion Make yourselves scabs? Quote Right
Quote Left The ruin of the human heart is self-interest, which the American merchant calls self-service. We have become a self-service populace, and all our specious comforts --the automatic elevator, the escalator, the cafeteria --are depriving us of volition and moral and physical energy. Quote Right
Quote Left The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace in a continual state of alarm (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing them with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. Quote Right
Quote Left Old England liberty -- to be robbed by the Ministry, and insulted by the populace without redress. Quote Right
Quote Left Elections are held to delude the populace into believing that they are participating in government. Quote Right
Quote Left The art of government is the organization of idolatry. The bureaucracy consists of functionaries; the aristocracy, of idols; the democracy, of idolaters. The populace cannot understand the bureaucracy: it can only worship the national idols. Quote Right
Quote Left The populace is like the sea motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze. Quote Right
Quote Left The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. Quote Right
Quote Left The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. Politics Quote Right
Quote Left I'll mountebank their loves, Cog their hearts from them, and come home beloved Of all the trades in Rome. Quote Right
Quote Left The tumultuous populace of large cities are ever to be dreaded. Their indiscriminate violence prostrates for the time all public authority, and its consequences are sometimes extensive and terrible. Quote Right
Quote Left Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more deceptive than the whole electoral syst... Quote Right
Quote Left Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more deceptive than the whole electoral system. Quote Right
Quote Left We once worried that democracy could not survive if an undereducated populace knew too little. Now we worry if it can survive us knowing too much. Quote Right