Quotes about democracy

If we fail to meet our problems here, no one else in the world will do so. If we fail, the heart goes out of progressives througho ut the wo ...

Eleanor Roosevelt progressivism social problems democracy

The ballot is stronger than the bullet. ...

Abraham Lincoln voting elections democracy

What gave peculiar sanctity to numbers? Why were a million people, who all resembled each other, any way more interesting than one person? W ...

Henry Brooks Adams democracy Madeleine Lee

The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as me n die, li ...

Charlie Chaplin democracy liberty hate

As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. ...

Abraham Lincoln democracy

Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not c ommit sui ...

John Adams democracy

A republican government should be based on free and equal education among the people. While we have class and sectarian schools th e parties ...

Susan B. Anthony education democracy assimilation

Government must be a transparent garment which tightly clings to the people's body. ...

Georg Büchner government people democracy

Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust. ...

Jean Baudrillard democracy

The mere fact of leaving ultimate social control in the hands of the people has not guaranteed that men will be able to conduct th eir lives ...

Ruth Benedict freedom democracy monarchy