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The Golden Words: #6112

“Political power does not rest with those who cast the votes, political power rests with those who count those votes.” ~ Josef Stalin

The Golden Words: #5742

“The best weapon of a dictatorship is secrecy, but the best weapon of a democracy should be the weapon of openness.” ~ Niels Bohr

The Golden Words: #5029

“Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions – it only guarantees equality of opportunity.” ~ Irving Kristol

The Golden Words: #4959

“Education and democracy have the same goal: the fullest possible development of human capabilities.” ~ Paul Wellstone

The Golden Words: #3808

“Information is the currency of democracy.” ~ Thomas Jefferson

The Golden Words: #2409

“A democratic government is only as strong as the alert conscience of its people.” ~ Charles W. Tobey

The Golden Words: #2405

“Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.” ~ Clement Atlee