Quotes

3 Quotes filtered by John Stuart Mill

Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are Conservatives.

John Stuart Mill 1866

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, John Stuart Mill

The liberty of the individual must be this far limited; he must not make himself a nuisance to other people.

John Stuart Mill 1859

Category: Freedom & Liberty

Tags: Freedom & Liberty, Ideologies, John Stuart Mill

If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.

John Stuart Mill 1859

Category: Free Speech

Tags: Free Speech, John Stuart Mill, Policy

Random Speech

Both the President and Mr Gorbachev have said that they want to see a world without nuclear weapons. I cannot see a world without nuclear weapons. Let me be practical about it. The knowledge is there to make them. So do not go too hard for that pie in the sky because, while everyone would like to see it, I do not believe it is going to come about.

Margaret Thatcher

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