George D. Herron Quote

“The possession of power over others is inherently destructive both to the possessor of the power and to those over whom it is exercised.”

~ George D. Herron

in The Cry For Justice (Upton Sinclair) 1920

Ratings and Comments


J Carlton, Calgary

Power corrupts...which is why the US Constitution was designed to hold the rights of the individual above all else.

Mike, Norwalk

A very accurate observation. Compelled compliance, victimless crimes, license, larceny with impunity and acts against inalienable rights are all examples of the quote. A once free land of the free and home of the brave has been turned into a statist theocracy of gods and slaves under such principle.

watchman 13, USA

Time to change the guard. Our Constitution is not a respecter of persons ! Such an amazing document of sound doctrines !

E Archer, NYC

Absolutely! Carlton has it right,

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