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  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    ...controls on behavior shift from the intermediate levels of human experience (social, emotional and religious) to the lower (military and political) or to the upper (ideological). They become the externalized controls of a mature society: weapons, bureaucracies, material rewards, or ideology.
    Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    ...the nineteenth century Age of Expansion... brought on an acceleration of the main focus of the activities of society... from the areas of internal controls to the areas of external controls....the increasing role of propaganda... helped create an impression of stability.
    Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
  • Assata Shakur
    Assata Shakur
    American activist and former member of the Black Liberation Army (BLA) 1947-
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    All you have to do is ask yourselves, who controls the government? And who are the victims of that control?
    Source: Assata: An Autobiography (1987) 183
  • By the age of twenty, any young man should know whether or not he is to be a specialist and just where his tastes lie. By postponing the question we have set on immaturity a premium which controls most American personality to its deathbed.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    Hate controls everything it touches, but love sets everything it touches free.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the past.
  • Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury
    American science-fiction writer 1920-
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    I don't control my writing - it controls me.
  • Bela Lugosi
    Bela Lugosi
    Hungarian-American actor 1882-1956
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    In the studio the director controls the actor's every move, every inflection, every expression.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    Instead, there were a variety of controls of which some could be influenced by bankers, some could be influenced by the government, and some could hardly be influenced by either.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    It is simply economically impossible to require controls that even approach zero emissions.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Men knew that if they devirginized a woman, they could end up dead within twenty-four hours. These controls have been removed.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • Rupert Murdoch
    Rupert Murdoch
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    Much of what passes for quality on British television is no more than a reflection of the narrow elite which controls it and has always thought that its tastes were synonymous with quality.
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
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    The ideal of behaviorism is to eliminate coercion: to apply controls by changing the environment in such a way as to reinforce the kind of behavior that benefits everyone.
  • Anita Roddick
    Anita Roddick
    British businesswoman and human rights activist 1942-2007
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    The market controls everything, but the market has no heart.
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