The power, The money, The corrupt

All Hollywood corrupts; and absolute Hollywood corrupts absolutely.
Edmund Wilson
Because power corrupts, society’s demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
John Adams
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.
George Orwell
Capitalism attacks and destroys all the finer sentiments of the human heart; it ruthlessly sweeps away old traditions and ideas opposed to its progress, and it exploits and corrupts those things once held sacred.
Daniel De Leon
Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.
Benjamin Banneker
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Edmund Burke
How do I know pornography depraves and corrupts? It depraves and corrupts me.
Malcolm Muggeridge
I truly believe that all power corrupts. Such is probably the thinking behind every political film ever made in Hollywood.
Elia KazanIf
absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure?
Harry Shearer

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