The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don't have to waste your time voting.
— Charles Bukowski

When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.
Victor Hugo dictatorship quote

When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
— Harry S Truman

It has been claimed at times that our modern age of technology facilitates dictatorship.
— Henry A. Wallace

Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship.
— dictatorship quotation by George Orwell