Quotes about censorship

I think you can leave the arts, superior or inferior, to the conscience of mankind. ...

William Butler Yeats censorship

The Citizens' Protective League of Denver, founded to "squelch the knocking and blackmailing newspapers in our beautiful but benig hted city ...

Administration in the State of Colo censorship newspapers and magazines Denver Colorado

I would have these good people to recollect, that the laws of this country hold out to foreigners an offer of all that liberty of the press ...

William Cobbett censorship freedom of the press foreigners

Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askelon; lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, lest the daughters o f the unc ...

unknown author censorship news

The reading or non-reading a book will never keep down a single petticoat. ...

George Gordon Noel Byron obscenity censorship books

The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human ...

Max Lerner censorship

Would you approve of your young sons, young daughters--because girls can read as well as boys--reading this book? Is it a book tha t you wou ...

Mervyn Griffith-Jones obscenity censorship

You can cage the singer but not the song. ...

Harry Belafonte censorship

It's red hot, mate. I hate to think of this sort of book getting in the wrong hands. As soon as I've finished this, I shall recomm end they ...

Tony Hancock censorship pornography

Those expressions are omitted which can not with propriety be read aloud in the family. ...

Thomas Bowdler censorship