Auberon Herbert

Auberon Herbert

The ruling idea of the politician - stated rather bluntly - is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them.More Auberon Herbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you tie a man's hands there is nothing moral about his not committing murder.More Auberon Herbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There never yet has been a great system sustained by force under which all the best faculties of men have not slowly withered.More Auberon Herbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive.More Auberon Herbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The career of a politician mainly consists in making one part of the nation do what it does not want to do, in order to please and satisfy the other part of the nation. It is the prolonged sacrifice of the rights of some persons at the bidding and for the satisfaction of other persons. The ruling idea of the politician - stated rather bluntly - is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them.More Auberon Herbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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