Quotations The Best Quotes About Propaganda  

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A list of the best propaganda quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous propaganda quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic propaganda quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational propaganda quotes from that same writer.

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Propaganda is a soft weapon; hold it in your hands too long, and it will move about like a snake, and strike the other way. Jean Anouilh

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Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed. To be believed, it must be credible. To be credible, it must be true. Hubert Humphrey

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Propaganda does not deceive people; it merely helps them to deceive themselves. Eric Hoffer

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The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted. Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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The successor to politics will be propaganda. Propaganda, not in the sense of a message or ideology, but as the impact of the whole technology of the times. Marshall McLuhan

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Why is propaganda so much more successful when it stirs up hatred than when it tries to stir up friendly feeling? Bertrand Russell

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The current flows fast and furious. It issues in a spate of words from the loudspeakers and the politicians. Every day they tell us that we are a free people fighting to defend freedom. That is the current that has whirled the young airman up into the sky and keeps him circulating there among the clouds. Down here, with a roof to cover us and a gas mask handy, it is our business to puncture gas bags and discover the seeds of truth. Virginia Woolf