Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they’ve told you what you think it is you want to hear.
- Alan Coren
- Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable. - John Kenneth Galbraith
- Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil. - Jerry Garcia
- Freedom of the press is not just important to democracy, it is democracy. - Walter Cronkite
- Somebody told me it was frightening how much topsoil we are losing each year, but I told that story around the campfire and nobody got scared. - Jack Handey
- Who never told me to do anything realistic and who never told me to stop daydreaming. - Maira Kalman