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The language of law should be simple and straight, if you expect people to obey it.

Quoted by Amit Kalantri

Everybody should be equal in a democracy - that is the nature of a democracy.

Quoted by Christina Engela

If democracy is the voice of the people, then the AP is its stenographer.

Quoted by Peter Arnett

In dictatorship people feared the king, in democracy they fear criticism.

Quoted by Amit Kalantri

The failure of the citizens to pray for the nation will lead to its collapse.

Quoted by Lailah Gifty Akita

Repeat a lie a thousand times and it become a successful political campaign.

Quoted by Ljupka Cvetanova

People will never get in touch with democracy. It's always surrounded by bodyguards.

Quoted by Ljupka Cvetanova

You can't be a full participant in our democracy if you don't know our history.

Quoted by David McCullough

When majority is insane, sane must go to asylum.

Quoted by Mark Twain

Democracy is like a tamborine - not everyone can be trusted with it.

Quoted by John Oliver

Voter apathy was, and will remain the greatest threat to democracy.

Quoted by Hazen Pingree

You call democracy freedom. I call it corporation.

Quoted by Jeffrey Fischer

Democracy is a brawl settled in advance by counting heads.

Quoted by David P. Gontar

We hold there is no worse enemy to a state than he who keeps the law in his own hands.

Quoted by Edith Hamilton

Change represents the real spirit of democracy and the real America.

Quoted by Bryant McGill

Success of democracy lies within the analytical thought of a common man.

Quoted by M.H. Rakib

A democracy without values easily turns into open or thinly disguised totalitarianism.

Quoted by Pope John Paul II

Free man needs loyalty to the self first of all, and this implies the right to be himself

Quoted by Joost A. M. Meerloo

Open Everything' is everything--it is our mind, our heart, our soul, our destiny.

Quoted by Robert David Steele

The US exports democracy, hence there being very little left for Americans

Quoted by Dean Cavanagh