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Letter "P" » public policy
«Bringing democratic control to the conduct of foreign policy requires a struggle merely to force the issue onto the public agenda.»
«Philosophers should consider the fact that the greatest happiness principle can easily be made an excuse for a benevolent dictatorship. We should replace it by a more modest and more realistic principle / the principle that the fight against avoidable misery should be a recognized aim of public policy, while the increase of happiness should be left, in the main, to private initiative.»
Author: Karl Popper
, in the main
, public policy
«Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart; that a sense of the true aim of life might elevate the tone of politics and trade till public and private honor become identical.»
«To avoid the necessity of a permanent debt and its inevitable consequences, I have advocated and endeavored to carry into effect the policy of confining the appropriations for the public service to such objects only as are clearly with the constitutional authority of the Federal Government.»
«A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.»
Author: Camille Paglia
, American culture
, American Life
, mass media
, public policy
, The Gap
«No policy that does not rest upon some philosophical public opinion can be permanently maintained»
«It is the common failing of totalitarian regimes that they cannot really understand the nature of our democracy. They mistake dissent for disloyalty. They mistake restlessness for a rejection of policy. They mistake a few committees for a country. They misjudge individual speeches for public policy.»
«A conspiracy is nothing but a secret agreement of a number of men for the pursuance of policies which they dare not admit in public»
«A public man must never forget that he loses his usefulness when he as an individual, rather than his policy, becomes the issue.»