What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?
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The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
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Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
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The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of lending institutions and moneyed incorporations.
A democracy is nothing more than mob rule, where fifty-one percent of the people may take away the rights of the other forty-nine.
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Protest beyond the law is not a departure from democracy; it is absolutely essential to it.
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High school is neither a democracy nor a dictatorship - nor, contrary to popular belief, an anarchic state. High school is a divine-right monarchy. And when the queen goes on vacation, things change.
Democracy! Bah! When I hear that I reach for my feather boa!
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Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all the others.
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Ankh-Morpork had dallied with many forms of government and had ended up with that form of democracy known as One Man, One Vote. The Patrician was the Man; he had the Vote.
Liberty and democracy become unholy when their hands are dyed red with innocent blood.