Gore Vidal – As societies grow decadent, the…

As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not…


“As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.”
-Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal – The genius of our ruling…

The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the…


“The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.”
-Gore Vidal