What are the TOP 10 quotes by Walter Lippmann?

  1. Ignore what a man desires and you ignore the very source of his power

  2. Many a time I have wanted to stop talking and find out what I really believed.

  3. It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.

  4. When all men think alike, no one thinks very much.

  5. The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on.

  6. There is nothing so bad but it can masquerade as moral.

  7. Modern men are afraid of the past. It is a record of human achievement, but its other face is human defeat.

  8. Private property was the original source of freedom. It still is its main ballpark.

  9. Unless the reformer can invent something which substitutes attractive virtues for attractive vices, he will fail.

  10. No amount of charters, direct primaries, or short ballots will make a democracy out of an illiterate people.

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