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Difference of opinion is advantageous in religion. The several sects perform the office of a Censor - over each other.
Both the American people and nations that censor the internet should understand that our government is committed to helping promote internet freedom.
A censor is an expert in cutting remarks. A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to.
Laurence J. Peter
I think the enemy is self-censorship. In a free society the biggest danger is that you're afraid to the point where you censor yourself.
A lot of times, we censor ourselves before the censor even gets there.
I've come to realize that the more I censor myself, the less people relate to me.
The censor's sword pierces deeply into the heart of free expression.
The worst thing you can do is censor yourself as the pencil hits the paper. You must not edit until you get it all on paper. If you can put everything down, stream-of-consciousness, you'll do yourself a service.
The Thought Police: To censor and protect.
Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered.
I can't censor myself; it's really important for me to say how I feel.
When you're in love, you're so happy that you want to tell people about it. But now I have to censor myself. You need to protect the happiness you have.
I love my country, but I believe that we are too quick to censor nudity.
We seem okay with violence, but nudity we race to criticize and censor.
It's incredible that they censor films. It's sad.
In Italy the censor is very old and there are many judges and psychiatrists who analyse you.
You can control and censor a child's reading, but you can't control her interpretations; no one can guess how a message that to adults seems banal or ridiculous or outmoded will alter itself and evolve inside the darkness of a child's heart.
I think what we have in this country is a little more dangerous in a way because it can't be seen fully. It's sorta internal censorship. We censor each other.
Poets have to be sensitive to their audience, but it does not mean that they censor themselves. I realise my audience is diverse. Some will read with empathy and curiosity while others will take offense.
My feeling with my characters is that they all have a right to feel exactly the way that they do, so I never censor them. I don't judge them.
Literature should not be suppressed merely because it offends the moral code of the censor.
William O. Douglas
I find it very offensive when the government tells me what I can and cannot watch. Censor yourself.
You can't censor people's dreams.
I mean, they censor your work when they're scared of it.
In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas.
Alfred Whitney Griswold
Pontius Pilate was the first great censor and Jesus Christ the first great victim of censorship.
A performance art piece is unprecedented. It is difficult to censor since it has a good possibility of never being done before.
They can't censor the gleam in my eye.
What to do? We yanked the dress up over her lovely attributes and with the addition of a scarf, the problem was solved. Sorry, guys, blame that stuffy censor. He hated surprises.
There are Anarchists in other parts of the world who are unable to, comprehend the position of the Spanish Anarchists. I do not pretend to censor these Anarchists.
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