Felix Morley

Felix Morley

Of one thing the executive may be sure: that the majority want more of the good things of life, and if they can get them without undue personal effort, so much the better. So the executive naturally tends to promise material gain, contingent of course on his remaining in power. The impetus to personal rule is obvious.More Felix Morley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In other words, the problem of empire-building is essentially mystical. It must somehow foster the impression that a man is great in the degree that his nation is great; that a German as such is superior to a Belgian as such; an Englishman, to an Irishman; an American, to a Mexican: merely because the first-named countries are in each case more powerful than their comparatives. And people who have no individual stature whatever are willing to accept this poisonous nonsense because it gives them a sense of importance wiMore Felix Morley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is a reality attested by all history that if a republic assumes imperial functions it will not remain a republic.More Felix Morley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Free enterprise is a natural result of the American form of government, which says in so many words that the more men do for themselves, the less government does for them, the better off we will all be.More Felix Morley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The State, in short, subjects people, whereas Society associates them voluntarily.More Felix Morley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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