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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.

Ambrose Bierce

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.

Rosamund Pike

You can certainly keep a low public profile if you want to.

Richard Jewell

I believe I am entitled to a public explanation.

Stephen Breyer

Ultimately, the question of campaign contributions will be decided by the public.

Henry Thomas

I was getting a lot of hassles from the public. Everybody recognized me.

Isaac Newton

If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought.

Adolf Hitler

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.

Mitch McConnell

We need to be honest with the public.

Antonin Scalia

Why can't the state accede to the public's wishes?

Naomi Osaka

Sorry, public speaking isn't really my strong side.

Marlon Brando

The only thing an actor owes his public is not to bore them.

Walter Winchell

The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public.

Patrick Jake O'Rourke

Every government is a parliament of whores. The trouble is, in a democracy, the whores are us.

Melania Trump

I'm very political. I'm not political in public; I'm political at home.

Pat Morita

I went from being an ailing child to a public enemy.

Bernie Sanders

For every $1 billion we invest in public transportation, we create 30,000 jobs, save thousands of dollars a year for each commuter, and dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions.

Joseph Campbell

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.

Rita Mae Brown

Morals are private. Decency is public.

Marla Maples

If we could have somehow stayed away from the public and the press, it might have been different, but every private issue seemed to be played out on the front page.

Shah Rukh Khan

As far as the public is concerned, India is amazingly secular.

Cynthia Nixon

I met this woman, I fell in love with her, and I'm a public figure.

Julia Stiles

I pretty much grew up in public.

Rooney Mara

I grew up in a little cul-de-sac in the suburbs and went to public school. I went to Costco on the weekends.

Noam Chomsky

There's a tremendous gap between public opinion and public policy.

Benedict Cumberbatch

Any privacy in public is a hard thing to negotiate.

Julian Assange

Cablegate is 3,000 volumes of material. It is the greatest intellectual treasure to have entered into the public record in modern times.

Charlie Chaplin

I don't believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.

Walt Disney

We are not trying to entertain the critics. I'll take my chances with the public.

Chance Trying
Edward Snowden

My sole motive is to inform the public as to that which is done in their name and that which is done against them.

Winston Churchill

There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.

Elvis Presley

I have no use for bodyguards, but I have very specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.

Joaquin Phoenix

With public figures involved in a relationship it seems that there is a machine behind their love so oftentimes.

Tucker Carlson

Under no circumstances am I going to criticize my family in public.

Michael Keaton

There are very few jobs where you're held up to public scrutiny.

Heath Ledger

I am not a public speaker and never will be.


Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.

Cynthia Nixon

I'm a very big public school advocate.

Olivia Wilde

All actors should experience public failure.

Jennifer Love Hewitt

My greatest fear is speaking in public.

Noam Chomsky

Public opinion can be influential, the media can be influential.

George Eliot

There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.

Miguel de Cervantes

A private sin is not so prejudicial in this world, as a public indecency.


The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.

Ice Cube

Ice Cube is the piece of me that I give away to the public.

Keir Starmer

Defining of the public interest is always very, very difficult.

Michel de Montaigne

The public weal requires that men should betray, and lie, and massacre.

Edgar Watson Howe

Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies.

Rashida Jones

You know, I definitely have an inclination to work in the public sector.

Andrew Cuomo

I'm not going to raise taxes; I'm not going to have a wage increase for public employees.

John Cusack

I was never interested in being an overly public person.

Keir Starmer

When I was the director of public prosecutions between 2008 and 2013, I had staff working at the Eurojust HQ in The Hague 24/7.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult.

Mahatma Gandhi

Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.

Mitch McConnell

After 1994, the public had the impression we Republicans overpromised and underdelivered.

Khloe Kardashian

I don't feel the pressure by outsiders. I'm not someone who's easily influenced by the public.

J. K. Rowling

I knew no one who'd ever been in the public eye.

Dick Van Dyke

I'm not cantankerous.

Alec Baldwin

I have no desire to run for public office.

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Vladimir Putin

The unjustified swelling of the budgetary deficit and the accumulation of public debts are just as destructive as adventurous stock-jobbing.

Marilyn Monroe

The 'public' scares me, but people I trust.