14 Total Quotes

John Saul Quotes

But if allowed to run free of the social system, capitalism will attempt to corrupt and undermine democracy, which is after all not a natural state.
John Saul
#Capitalism

Everyone has an equal right to inequality.
John Saul
#Canadian Author #Inequality

A Big Mac - the communion wafer of consumption
John Saul
#Food

show the continuity of the office.
John Saul
#Office

Only when God was said to have died did various leaders, professions and sectors risk pushing themselves forward as successors.
John Saul
#Canadian Author

Money is not real. It is a conscious agreement on measuring value.
John Saul
#Canadian Author

Democracy is the only system capable of reflecting the humanist premise of equilibrium or balance. The key to its secret is the involvement of the citizen.
John Saul
#Canadian Author

Unregulated competition is a naive metaphor for anarchy.
John Saul
#Canadian Author

Either God is alive, in which case he'll deal with us as he sees fit. Or he is dead, in which case he was never alive, it being unlikely that he died of old age.
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#Canadian Author

Anglo Saxons: To blame for everything.
John Saul
#Canadian Author

Humanism: an exaltation of freedom, but one limited by our need to exercise it as an integral part of nature and society
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#Humanity

Freedom: An occupied space which must be reoccupied every day.
John Saul
#Freedom

Dictionary: Opinion expressed as truth in alphabetical order.
John Saul
#Truth