quotes tagged with 'deception'

It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies.

Author: Arthur Calwell, Source: unknownSaved by bluesfreak in principle winning deception lies losing 11 years ago[save this] [permalink]
There is no means of human communication which may not also be a means of deliberate propaganda, because propaganda is simply the establishing of reciprocal understanding between an individual and a group.
Author: Edward Bernays, Source: Propaganda, p. 161Saved by cboyack in propaganda communication abuse deception group 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
...the manipulators of patriotic opinion made use of the mental clichés and the emotional habits of the public to produce mass reactions against the alleged atrocities, the terror, and the tyranny of the enemy.
Author: Edward Bernays, Source: Propaganda, p. 54Saved by cboyack in government war propaganda lie patriotism deception 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Propaganda becomes vicious and reprehensive only when its authors consciously and deliberately disseminate what they know to be lies, or when they aim at effects which they know to be prejudicial to the common good.
Author: Edward Bernays, Source: Propaganda, p. 50Saved by cboyack in truth information news propaganda lie deception 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
In a world under the influence of propaganda experts, how does a costly truth get out into the world as truth?
Author: Mark Crispin Miller, Source: Propaganda, p. 25Saved by cboyack in truth news propaganda lie fact deception 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
With so much of sophistry that is passed off as truth, with so much of deception concerning standards and values, with so much of allurement and enticement to take on the slow stain of the world, we have felt to warn and forewarn. In furtherance of this we of the First Presidency and the Council of the Twelve Apostles now issue a proclamation to the Church and to the world as a declaration and reaffirmation of standards, doctrines, and practices relative to the family which the prophets, seers, and revelators of this church have repeatedly stated throughout its history.
Author: Gordon B. Hinckley, Source: http://www.lds.org/pa/library/0,17905,7465-1,00.htmlSaved by cboyack in church truth revelation inspiration world prophet family scripture proclamation deception 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
A presidential candidate may be ‘drafted’ in response to ‘overwhelming popular demand.’ but it is well known that his name may be decided upon by half a dozen men sitting around a table in a hotel room.. There are invisible rulers who control the destinies of millions. It is not generally realized to what extent the words and actions of our most influential public men are dictated by shrewd persons operating behind the scenes.
Author: Edward Bernays, Source: Propaganda, pp. 60-1Saved by cboyack in control conspiracy government propaganda president influence shadowgovernment deception 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

« Previous 1 » Next

tag cloud

Visit the tag cloud to see a visual representation of all the tags saved in Quoty.

popular tags