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Never permit a dichotomy to rule your life, a dichotomy in which you hate what you do so you can have pleasure in your spare time. Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time.

Author: Edward L. Bernays

Profession: American Public Relations Expert

Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Disregard for human beings is the first qualification of a dictator.

Author: Milton S. Eisenhower


Dictators never invent their own opportunities.

Author: R. Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983)

Profession: American Inventor, Designer, Poet, Philosopher

The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

A dictatorship is a country where they have taken the politics out of the politics.

Author: Samuel Himmel


Dictators always look good until the last minutes.

Author: Tomas G. Masaryk (1850-1937)

Profession: Liberator of Czechoslovakia

One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship.

Author: George Orwell (1903-1950)

Profession: British Author, ''Animal Farm''

Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery out of the most extreme liberty.

Author: Plato

Profession: Greek Philosopher

In inner-party politics, these methods lead, as we shall yet see, to this: the party organization substitutes itself for the party, the central committee substitutes itself for the organization, and, finally, a ''dictator'' substitutes himself for the central committee.

Author: Leon Trotsky (1879-1940)

Profession: Russian Revolutionary

Better the rule of One, whom all obey, than to let clamorous demagogues betray our freedom with the kiss of anarchy.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit