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Censorship is advertising paid by the government.


Federico Fellini


#censorship #government #paid

Underground literature only began in the '70s, when technical developments made it possible. Before that, we were involved in a game with the censors. That was our struggle.


Ryszard Kapuscinski


#began #censors #developments #game #involved

Censorship feeds the dirty mind more than the four-letter word itself.


Dick Cavett


#dirty #feeds #four-letter #itself #mind

Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.


Henry Steele Commager


#censorship #creates #defeats #discretion #end

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.


Henry Steele Commager


#censorship #creates #defeats #discretion #end

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.


E. M. Forster


#admit #amidst #away #cannot #censorship

A lot of my movies were completely destroyed by the censors, who can be pretty arbitrary. They're not completely fair with how they treat one person vs. another.


Amy Heckerling


#arbitrary #censors #completely #destroyed #fair

The worst evil is - and that's the product of censorship - is the self-censorship, because that twists spines, that destroys my character because I have to think something else and say something else, I have to always control myself.


Milos Forman


#because #censorship #character #control #destroys

But, uh, censorship at that time said that you just absolutely couldn't do anything involving children and so we had to go from there. I don't remember what I changed it to. Duvall is just excellent in it.


Robert Towne


#anything #censorship #changed #children #excellent

Censorship is saying: 'I'm the one who says the last sentence. Whatever you say, the conclusion is mine.' But the internet is like a tree that is growing. The people will always have the last word - even if someone has a very weak, quiet voice. Such power will collapse because of a whisper.


Ai Weiwei


#because #censorship #collapse #conclusion #even






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