Deception and privileged secrets are common facets of politics.
Power-lust is a weed that grows only in the vacant lots of an abandoned mind.
There’s a relentless wave of WTF coming out of Washington DC.
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
If corruption had already taken root, then good seeds must be preserved.
The only way to escape the personal corruption of praise is to go on working.
Nepotism is the lowest and least imaginative form of corruption.
It is for the good of states that men should be deluded by religion.
Corruption is in the air. This is the air we had to breathe.
Poetic justice, with her lifted scale,Where, in nice balance, truth with gold she weighs,And solid pudding against empty praise. Here she beholds the chaos dark and deep,Where nameless somethings in their causes sleep,Till genial Jacob,...