These public quotes may open the doors of freedom to you. Surf through the famous unrestricted quotations and sayings about the importance of public opinion.

Public Quotes

Public opinion is the decisive factor for any democratic state of governance. Nothing in statehood can be kept secret from the general public. People are the soul of governance, the fact monarchs and head of the states are well aware of it. The general opinion has always been molded and manipulated by these heads of the state by showing a stray of false hope to the innocent and unaware people. In order to understand the essence of unrestricted public opinion, go through these famous unrestricted quotations and sayings.

If it is committed in the name of God or country, there is no crime so heinous that the public will not forgive it.

- Tom Robbins

All you owe the public is a good performance.

- Humphrey Bogart

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.

- Richard P. Feynman

I like to hide behind the characters I play. Despite the public perception, I am a very private person who has a hard time with the fame thing.

- Angelina Jolie

Imagine for yourself a character, a model personality, whose example you determine to follow, in private as well as in public.

- Epictetus

Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.

- George Orwell

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.

- Edward Abbey

Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.

- Allen Ginsberg

Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have proceeded from the unmarried, or childless men.

- Francis Bacon

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.

- Joseph Campbell

I dress for the image. Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion, not for men.

- Marlene Dietrich

Paganism is wholesome because it faces the facts of life.

- The Confessions of Aleister Crowley: An Autohagiography , Aleister Crowley

These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.

- Wendell Berry

I'm not one of those people that goes into details of my personal life on national TV to get attention. Some things are better left unsaid.

- Mariah Carey

Public behavior is merely private character writ large.

- Stephen Covey

I like meeting all my fans and signing autographs, although it can all get a bit crazy. Yesterday, for example, a boy just came over and planted a big kiss on my face! I was like, 'Hello?'

- Britney Spears

A great social success is a pretty girl who plays her cards as carefully as if she were plain.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather ridiculous, when you think about it.

- The Essential Lenny Bruce: his original unexpurgated satirical routines , Lenny Bruce

Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.

- H. L. Mencken

A am a great friend of public amusements, they keep people from vice.

- Samuel Johnson

Machiavelli's teaching would hardly have stood the test of Parliamentary government, for public discussion demands at least the profession of good faith.

- Lord Acton

A public man must never forget that he loses his usefulness when he as an individual, rather than his policy, becomes the issue.

- Richard M. Nixon

The more you stay in this kind of job, the more you realize that a public figure, a major public figure, is a lonely man.

- Richard M. Nixon

If God had wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates.

- Jay Leno

Success is not something I've wrapped my brain around. If people go to those movies, then yes, that's true, big-time success. If not, it's much ado abo.

- Matt Damon

The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey

- Princess Diana

Being prime minister is a lonely job... you cannot lead from the crowd.

- Margaret Thatcher

Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.

- Simone Weil

For a war to be just three conditions are necessary - public authority, just cause, right motive.

- Ernest Hemingway

A public expectation, it has to be said, not of poetry as such but of political positions variously approvable by mutually disapproving groups.

- Seamus Heaney

We need more people speaking out. This country is not overrun with rebels and free thinkers. It's overrun with sheep and conformists.

- Bill Maher

We have the Bill of Rights. What we need is a Bill of Responsibilities.

- Bill Maher

How the early priests came into possession of these secrets does not appear, and if there were ever any records of this kind the Church would hardly allow them to become public.

- Harry Houdini

When producers want to know what the public wants, they graph it as curves. When they want to tell the public what to get, they say it in curves.

- Marshall McLuhan

Societies have always been shaped more by the nature of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication

- Marshall McLuhan

We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity; but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money.

- Davy Crockett

All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.

- Adolf Hitler

The public makes it so that we have to keep assaulting each other.

- Ja Rule

I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.

- Albert Ellis

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