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#dictatorship

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Jazz is about freedom within discipline. Usually a dictatorship like in Russia and Germany will prevent jazz from being played because it just seemed to represent freedom, democracy and the United States.


Dave Brubeck


#because #being #democracy #dictatorship #discipline

I never thought about becoming a politician. But during the military dictatorship, my grandfather was put in prison six times and my father twice. If my family and my country didn't have this history, I might be a professor somewhere today.


Georgios A. Papandreou


#becoming #country #dictatorship #during #family

History proves that all dictatorships, all authoritarian forms of government are transient. Only democratic systems are not transient. Whatever the shortcomings, mankind has not devised anything superior.


Vladimir Putin


#authoritarian #democratic #devised #dictatorships #forms

Dictatorships start wars because they need external enemies to exert internal control over their own people.


Richard Perle


#control #dictatorships #exert #external #internal

The accords were fig leaves of democratic procedure to hide the nakedness of Stalinist dictatorship.


George F. Kennan


#democratic #dictatorship #fig #hide #leaves

What you had at the time was a dictatorship with the team owners.


Ted Lindsay


#had #owners #team #time #you

If Greece had gone through a very normal political life, I may have not been in politics. But just the fact that I lived through huge upheavals and very difficult struggles and polarisation and the barbarism of dictatorships - that made me feel that we had to change this country.


Georgios A. Papandreou


#been #change #country #dictatorships #difficult

True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made.


Franklin D. Roosevelt


#dictatorships #economic #economic security #exist #freedom

Those newspapers of the nation which most loudly cried dictatorship against me would have been the first to justify the beginnings of dictatorship by somebody else.


Franklin D. Roosevelt


#been #beginnings #cried #dictatorship #else

There is, of course, nothing wrong in a program that aims to please everybody, except that as a rule it is a prelude to dictatorship.


J. Christopher Herold


#napoleon #age






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