Assassination: the extreme form of censorship.
Censorship, like charity, should begin at home; but unlike charity, it should end there.
I believe in censorship. I made a fortune out of it.
Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads.
Censorship in any form is the enemy of creativity, since it cuts off the life blood of creativity: ideas.
Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself. It is a hallmark of an authoritarian regime.
The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship.
Censorship is advertising paid by the government.
Assassination is the extreme form of censorship.
Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice.
Everyone has an opinion, and the guy screaming for censorship may be the next guy to have his ideas cut off.
The internet interprets censorship as damage and routes around it.
The only valid censorship of ideas is the right of people not to listen.
Censorship reflects society's lack of confidence in itself. It is a hallmark of an authoritarian regime.
Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever
Censorship is the height of vanity.
I am still against any kind of censorship. It's a subject in my life that has been very important.
If there had been a censorship of the press in Rome we should have had today neither Horace nor Juvenal, nor the philosophical writings of Cicero.
We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship.
All despotisms should be considered problems of mental hygiene, and all support of censorship should be considered as problems of abnormal psychology
The Internet treats censorship as a malfunction and routes around it.
If you have to be careful because of oppression and censorship, this pressure produces diamonds.
The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
As to the evil which results from a censorship, it is impossible to measure it, for it is impossible to tell where it ends.
Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.