repression Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about repression
  1. #1
    “I did everything I could to avoid being alone or having too much time to think.”
  2. #2
    “The best argument for Christianity is Christians: their joy, their certainty, their completeness. But the strongest argument against Christianity is also Christians - when they are sombre and joyless, when they are self-righteous and smug in complacent consecration, when they are narrow and repressive, then Christianity dies a thousand deaths.”
  3. #3
    “Morality, as well as the sense of taste, is relative.”
  4. #4
    “I think you can help dislodge this overbearing Government. To turn a decent young man into a piece of clockwork should not, surely, be seen as any triumph for any government, save one that boasts of its repressiveness.”
  5. #5
    “Before now, and for quite some time, we maintained our decorum and suffered in silence whatever you men did, because you wouldn’t let us make a sound.”
  6. #6
    “How could he be right, you sorry fool, when we were forbidden to offer advice even when your policy was wrong?”