When people have invested their identities into clichés, the only counter argument they have is 'being offended'.
It is easy to be conspicuously 'compassionate' if others are being forced to pay the cost.
Distraction serves evil more than any other mental state.
Awkward silences rule the world. People are so terrified of awkward silences that they will literally go to war rather than face an awkward silence.
We are supposed to call poison medicine and we wonder why we're always sick.
If you can convince people that freedom is injustice, they will then believe that slavery is freedom.
The world, viewed philosophically, remains a series of slave camps, where citizens – tax livestock – labor under the chains of illusion in the service of their masters.
There's a huge swath of humanity that has developed verbal abilities to extract resources from guilt-ridden people. They used to be priests, and now they're leftists.
The ruling classes use broken and smashed up childhoods as weaponised instruments of domination around the world. This is why the government has no incentive to end child abuse; because the government needs abuse victims as enforcers.
Politics: the art of using euphemisms, lies, emotionalism and fear-mongering to dupe average people into accepting--or even demanding--their own enslavement.
A tax-supported, compulsory educational system is the complete model of the totalitarian state.