Quote of the Day: Joseph Sobran on Democracy

Oct 25, 2010   //   by Nicholas Hooton   //   Quotes  //  2 Comments   //   133 words   //   Permalink   //     //  

Since outright slavery has been discredited, democracy is the only remaining rationale for state compulsion that most people will accept. Democracy has proved only that the best way to gain power over people is to assure the people that they are ruling themselves. Once they believe that, they make wonderfully submissive slaves.

– Joseph Sobran, “The Myth of Limited Government”

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  • Pleas look at my Foward-USA.org site. See my writings at part 8 in left margin. You Like??

    Dave

  • Hi Dave! I took a look at the articles you’ve written, and you have some great stuff in there. From what I can tell, your philosophy most closely resembles minarchism. What is your take on market anarchism?

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