Majority rule will only work if you're considering individual rights. You can't have five wolves and one sheep vote on what they want to have for supper
Behind the big names of twentieth-century literature there stands a shadow cabinet of writers waiting to take over once the Wind of Change has blown. My own Vote goes to Hugh Kingsmill as leader of this opposition.hugh kingsmill
Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing.bernard baruch
Anarchists know that a long period of education must precede any great fundamental change in society , hence they do not believe in Vote begging, nor political campaigns, but rather in the development of self-thinking individuals . We look away from government for relief, because we know that force (legalized) invades the personal liberty of man, seizes upon the natural elements and intervenes between man and natural laws; from this exercise of force through governments flows nearly all the misery , poverty , crime and confusion existing in society .
Tonight, nobody could Vote for their own country, but it is good to be able to Vote and it is good to have a choice. Good luck on your journey, Azerbaijan. Europe is watching you!anke engelke
We go by the major Vote, and if the majority are insane, the sane must go to the hospital. As Satan said, "Evil, be thou my good," so they say, "Darkness, bo thou my light."horace mann
The fate of the country does not depend on how you Vote at the polls — the worst man is as strong as the best at that game; it does not depend on what kind of paper you drop into the ballot-box once a year, but on what kind of man you drop from your chamber into the street every morning.Henry David Thoreau
The citizen who thinks he sees that the commonwealth's political clothes are worn out, and yet holds his peace and does not agitate for a new suit, is disloyal, he is a traitor. That he may be the only one who thinks he sees this decay, does not excuse him: it is his duty to agitate anyway, and it is the duty of others to Vote him down if they do not see the matter as he does.mark twain
I am now here in Congress... I am at liberty to Vote as my conscience and judgment dictates to be right, without the yoke of any party on me, or the driver at my heels, with his whip in hand, commanding me to ge-wo-haw, just at his pleasure. Look at my arms, you will find no party hand-cuff on them!
They hate what they see right here in this chamber: a democratically elected government. Their leaders are self-appointed. They hate our freedoms: our freedom of religion, our freedom of speech, our freedom to Vote and assemble and disagree with each other.
Sheep run to the slaughterhouse, silent and hopeless, but at least sheep never Vote for the butcher who kills them or the people who devour them. More beastly than any beast, more sheepish than any sheep, the voter names his own executioner and chooses his own devourer, and for this precious "right" a revolution was fought.
One man shall have one Vote.
I cannot bring myself to Vote for a woman who has been voice-trained to speak to me as though my dog has just died.Keith Spencer Waterhouse
No writer before the middle of the19th century wrote about the working classes other thanasgrotesques oras pastoral decorations. Then when they were given the Vote certain writers started to suck up to them.
A straw Vote only shows which way the hot air blows.o. henry
Stocks are a voting mechanism, pure and simple. They are a collective Vote of expectations of each company's future fundamentals.andy kessler
It was not a Vote for Hohmann or against Merkel - it was a Vote for an open society.günter nooke
First of all, please make sure that you go and Vote in the Common Market referendum on Thursday. And secondly, the Government asks you to Vote 'Yes', clearly and unmistakeably.james callaghan
When you compare what people endured in the South in the 60s to try to get the right to Vote for African Americans, and to compare what people were subjected to there to what happened in Philadelphia which was inappropriate, certainly that…to describe it in those terms I think does a great disservice to people who put their lives on the line, who risked all, for my people.eric holder
I would Vote for a Muslim if he or she was the best candidate able to lead the country and defend our political values.john mccain
You know he's there illegally. You know he was not elected either by the popular Vote or by the Vote in Florida.Michael Moore
It's carrying democracy too far if you don't know the result of the Vote before the meeting.
Let all people come in, and Vote fairly; it is to support one or the other party, to deny any man's Vote.
One's right to life, liberty, and property, to free speech, a free press, freedom of worship and assembly, and other fundamental rights may not be submitted to Vote; they depend on the outcome of no elections.
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