“announced the death of democracy in Peru.”
“The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.”
Robert M. Hutchins
“Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.”
“Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.”
“Democracy is being allowed to vote for the candidate you dislike least.”
“In every well-governed state, wealth is a sacred thing; in democracies it is the only sacred thing”
“[London's Daily Express newspaper said she had sentenced] our democracy to death, ... bizarre, deeply offensive and naive.”
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