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By the power elite, we refer to those political, economic, and military circles which as an intricate set of overlapping cliques s ...
Power is not of a man. Wealth does not center in the person of the wealthy. Celebrity is not inherent in any personality. To be ce ...
Prestige is the shadow of money and power. Where these are, there it is. Like the national market for soap or automobiles and the ...
The professional celebrity, male and female, is the crowning result of the star system of a society that makes a fetish of competi ...
America is a nation with no truly national city, no Paris, no Rome, no London, no city which is at once the social center, the pol ...
Not wishing to be disturbed over moral issues of the political economy, Americans cling to the notion that the government is a sor ...
The nearest the modern general or admiral comes to a small-arms encounter of any sort is at a duck hunt in the company of corporat ...
The life-fate of the modern individual depends not only upon the family into which he was born or which he enters by marriage, but ...
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad man.
Power tires only those who do not have it.
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