Tag Archive: Alan Barth


Daily Quote 6.3.15

Alan Barth

 

 

 

 

” Thought that is silenced is always rebellious. Majorities, of course, are often mistaken. This is why the silencing of minorities is necessarily dangerous. Criticism and dissent are the indispensable antidote to major delusions.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 11.7.13

Alan Barth

 

 

” The notion that the church, the press, and the universities should serve the state is essentially a Communist notion. In a free society these institutions must be wholly free – which is to say that their function is to serve as checks upon the state.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 8.4.13

Alan Barth

 

 

” Thought that is silenced is always rebellious. Majorities, of course, are often mistaken. This is why the silencing of minorities is necessarily dangerous. Criticism and dissent are the indispensable antidote to major delusions.”

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 7.7.13

Alan Barth

” Thought that is silenced is always rebellious. Majorities, of course, are often mistaken. This is why the silencing of minorities is necessarily dangerous. Criticism and dissent are the indispensable antidote to major delusions.”