Resort to the populist label is synonymous with dismissal. It reflects the superior view that the deluded plebes — seldom encountered in person — have got it wrong.
~ Roger Cohen
Europeans cannot simply go it alone, but we must prepare to be left alone.
~ Wolfgang Ischinger
Much as with auto mechanics and electricians, the ability to work with digital technology is increasingly becoming a midlevel skill. With democratization comes commoditization.
~ Greg Satell via Harvard Business Review
The revolution is moral or not at all.
~ Charles Péguy
American democracy is cursed with the only pathology more problematic than the tyranny of the majority: the tyranny of the minority.
~ Dmitri O’Bannon
If Trump is the new Nixon, the right way to oppose him isn’t to summon the ghost of George McGovern. Try some version of Bill Clinton (minus the grossness) for a change: working-class affect, middle-class politics, upper-class aspirations.
~ Bret Stephens