"You have shown what history teaches us, that at defining moments like this one, the change we need doesn't come from Washington. The change comes to Washington."
(Barack Obama -- Denver)
"Konrad Heiden, 'Der Fuehrer: Hitler's Rise To Power', Boston, 1944, p. 139: 'Propaganda is not 'the art of instilling opinion in the masses. Actually, it is the art of receiving opinion from the masses.'"
(Hannah Arendt -- "Part Three of The Origins of Totalitarianism"
, footnote 55 at p. 59)