2016 October 21
what we do,
what we say,
and what we say we do."
"The reality is, if we tell the truth,
we only have to tell the truth once.
If you lie, you have to keep lying forever."
"The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies."
2016 October 20
"You can't get rich in politics unless you're a crook."
"The measure of a man's character is what he would do
if he knew he never would be found out."
"No legacy is so rich as honesty."
2016 October 19
"It depends on what the meaning of the word 'is' is."
"The road to tyranny, we must remember,
begins with the destruction of the truth."
"The other thing we have to do is to take seriously the role in this
problem of... older men who prey on underage women...
There are consequences to decisions and... one way or the other,
people always wind up being held accountable."
2016 October 18
"The party ... must not become a servant of the masses, but their master. ... The unity of a nation's spirit and will are worth far more than the freedom of the spirit and will of an individual; and that the higher interests involved in the life of the whole must here set the limits and lay down the duties of the interests of the individual."
"Academies that are founded at public expense are instituted not so
much to cultivate men's natural abilities as to restrain them."
"I think the subject which will be of most importance politically is
Mass Psychology. ...It's importance has been enormously increased by
the growth of modern methods of propaganda ...Although this science
will be diligently studied, it will be rigidly confined to the
governing class. The populace will not be allowed to know how
its convictions were generated."
2016 October 17
"Not every item of news should be published.
Rather must those who control news policies endeavor
to make every item of news serve a certain purpose."
"For those who stubbornly seek freedom, there can be
no more urgent task than to come to understand the
mechanisms and practices of indoctrination.
These are easy to perceive in the totalitarian societies,
much less so in the system of 'brainwashing under freedom'
to which we are subjected and which all too often
we serve as willing or unwitting instruments."
"The battle for the world is the battle for definitions."