Friday Quote

This was posted on my co-worker’s cubicle wall. Quite eery.

“Of course the people don’t want war. But after all, it’s the leaders of the country who determine the policy, and it’s always a simple matter to drag the people along whether it’s a democracy, a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament, or a communist dictatorship. Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism, and exposing the country to greater danger.”

— Herman Goering at the Nuremberg trials

One thought on “Friday Quote

  1. Here’s a Quote you’re likely to hear sometime soon from one or more of our Senators:

    “Are you, or have you ever been, a member of a Terrorist Cell?”

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