Dictators Quotes

Dictators are rulers who always look good until the last ten minutes.

Jan Masaryk

Between capitalist and communist society there lies the period of the revolutionary transformation of the one into the other. Corresponding to this is also a political transition period in which the state can be nothing but the revolutionary dictatorship of the proletariat.

Karl Marx

Successful enterprises are usually led by a proven chief executive who is a competent benevolent dictator.

Richard Pratt

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

Samuel Himmel

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

Oscar Wilde

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

Winston Churchill

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

Milton S. Eisenhower

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.

Edward L. Bernays

A universal draft is most often the instrument of Third World dictators.

Joe Bob Briggs

Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear.

Alan Coren

Perfection spawns doctrines, dictators and totalitarian ideas.

Antonio Tabucchi

There are, of course, all sorts of other unpleasant regimes outside the walls as well - the military dictators of Latin America and the apartheid regime of South Africa.

Barbara Amiel

Have you any idea how much tyrants fear the people they oppress? All of them realize that, one day, amongst their many victims, there is sure to be one who rises against them and strikes back!

J. K. ROWLING

Every one of the world's dictatorships can and does claim to be acting in the name of the people.

Harold H. Greene

Rather than a democracy, we increasingly have an elective dictatorship. People are merely permitted to choose who will violate the laws and the Constitution.

James Bovard

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Updated On : January 13, 2014
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