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|Whoever can change public opinion can change the government practically as |
such. ... Political attitudes and behavior have received far more attention than any
other area of public opinion. ... Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world.
Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 644 pages
|Our system of thought and opinion, is often only the history of our heart. Men do |
not so much will, according to their reason, as reason according to their will. —
Fickle. Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world..- Carlyle. The feeble
|To be distracted with many opinions makes men to be of the last impression, and |
full of change. — Boom. Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world. — Carlyle
. No man is so bold, rash, and overweening of his own work as an ill painter ...
|Given the present focus on public attitudes, the new neo-functionalists do appear |
to be the most useful, although as a ... elites ' and Nietsche's ' supermen ' ; it was
Thomas Carly le who said, ' popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world.
1917 - 2000 pages
|Rochefoucauld. Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world. — Carlyle. Our |
merit gains us the esteem of the virtuous ; our star, that of the public. —
Rochefoucauld. Avoid popularity, it has many snares, and no real benefit. —
|According to experience the best system is where the Council as a body devises |
the policy and trusts its responsible officers to ... and gives in the long run a net
result of zero, whilst he describes popular opinion as the greatest lie in the world.
|crime," and so far as regards the subject itself, the observation is correct; but the |
world does not countenance it, as it is ... (except among the higher ranks), and
ignorance and superstition abound, popular opinion is the greatest lie in the
|“Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.” “Blessed is he who |
has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.” “Popular opinion is the
greatest lie in the world.” “Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and
|Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world. - Carlyle, Thomas Culture is the |
process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being.
- Carlyle, Thomas Only the person of worth can recognize the worth in others.
|Pax qttaeritur bella. Oppression will make a wise man mad.— Scotch. P. |
Possession is eleven points of the law, and they say there are but twelve. Popular
opinion is the greatest lie in the world. This is in the wrong tense ; it ought to have