We enemies of universal suffrage never cease to be surprised by the enthusiasm aroused by the election of a handful of incapable men by a heap of incompetent men.
—Don Colacho (Nicolás Gómez Dávila) (via isensualist)
Sometime in the coming century, people will rack their brains pondering how nations with tremendous scientific and intellectual achievements could have given uninstructed and untrained men and women the right to vote equally uninstructed and untrained people into responsible positions.” - Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn
—Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn (via isensualist)
(Source: , via gloriesofthewest)