Lord ActonLord Acton, [John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton] (1834-1902), First Baron Acton of Aldenham

Lord Acton Quote

“And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. All power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely.”

Lord ActonLord Acton
~ Lord Acton

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anonymous    10/9/13

Trite but true.

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Mary-MI    10/9/13

An infinite truth!

jim k, Austin

A perfect description of Nancy and the gang.

E Archer, NYC

Which is why a republican form of government keeps power decentralized and liberty maximized.  With every new 'emergency' the lust for power takes advantage  no one's liberties are safe.


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