Quotes by Gore Vidal

Eugene Luther Gore Vidal was an American writer and public intellectual known for his patrician manner, epigrammatic wit, and polished style of writing. Vidal was born into a political family; his maternal grandfather, Thomas Pryor Gore, served as United States senator from Oklahoma. Vidal himself was a Democratic Party politician who twice sought elected office; first to the United States House of Representatives, then to the U.S.

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At any given moment, public opinion is a chaos of superstition, misinformation and prejudice.

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I'm not a conspiracy theorist - I'm a conspiracy analyst.

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Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half.

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Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.

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As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.

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