Notes From Babel

Quotes of the Day

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When democracy has attained full power, the majority without capital necessarily eat up the capital of the minority, and the civilization steadily decays.

—Sir Flinders Petrie.

In a country where the sole employer is the State, opposition means death by slow starvation.

—Trotsky.

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Written by Tim Kowal

January 2, 2010 at 4:00 pm

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