Quote Of The Day — September 30, 2013

Censorship, in my opinion, is a stupid and shallow way of approaching the solution to any problem. Though sometimes necessary, as witness a professional and technical secret that may have a bearing upon the welfare and very safety of this country, we should be very careful in the way we apply it, because in censorship always lurks the very great danger of working to the disadvantage of the American nation.”

General Dwight D. Eisenhower
Associated Press luncheon, New York, New York, 4/24/50

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6 Responses to Quote Of The Day — September 30, 2013

  1. Mrs AL says:

    This was said 3 years before I was born and it’s been going downhill ever since.

  2. Kathy says:

    Censorship is more prevalent now than ever before.

  3. Clyde says:

    Censorship for WE, but NOT for THEE of the left. THAT is what they are after. Ike was spot-on.