Adolph Hitler

Adolph
Hitler
1889
c. 1945

Austrian-born German politician and the leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party commonly known as the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany, Führer of the Third Reich

Author Quotes

I recognize no moral law in politics. Politics is a game, in which every sort of trick is permissible, and in which the rules are constantly being changed by the players to suit themselves.

Politics is history in the making.

The most brilliant propagandist technique will yield no success unless one fundamental principle is borne in mind constantly and with unflagging attention. It must confine itself to a few points and repeat them over and over.

The results at which I have to aim are only to be attained by systematic corruption of the possessing and governing classes. Business advantages, erotic satisfactions, and ambition, that is to say, the will to power, are the three stops in our propaganda organ.

I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few.

In view of the primitive simplicity of their minds, [the masses] more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a little one.

The one means that wins the easiest victory over reason: terror and force.

By means of shrewd lies, unremittingly repeated, it is possible to make people believe that heaven is hell and hell heaven. The greater the lie, the more readily it will be believed.

The great masses of the people... will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one.

The art of leadership... consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention.

Belief is harder to shake than knowledge.

A majority can never replace the individual. Just as a hundred fools do not make a wise man, a heroic decision is not likely to come from a hundred cowards.

Author Picture
First Name
Adolph
Last Name
Hitler
Birth Date
1889
Death Date
c. 1945
Bio

Austrian-born German politician and the leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party commonly known as the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany, Führer of the Third Reich