Quotes from seven decades ago ... How relevant are they today?

 

 

All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Adolf Hitler  

By the skillful and sustained use of propaganda, one can make a people see even heaven as hell or an extremely wretched life as paradise.
Adolf Hitler  

Hate is more lasting than dislike.
Adolf Hitler  

How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think.
Adolf Hitler  

He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Adolf Hitler  

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

If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed.
Adolf Hitler  

Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.
Adolf Hitler  

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

What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.
Adolf Hitler

It is not truth that matters, but victory.
Adolf Hitler  

It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Adolf Hitler  

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.
Adolf Hitler  

The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Adolf Hitler  

Through clever and constant application of propaganda, people can be made to see paradise as hell, and also the other way round, to consider the most wretched sort of life as paradise.
Adolf Hitler  

 

Sounds like talking points for the Obama election team.