Likelihood Quotes

"A formidable sinister interest may always obtain the complete command of a dominant assembly by s...

"A formidable sinister interest may always obtain the complete command of a dominant assembly by some chance and for a moment, and it is therefore of great use to have a second chamber of an opposite sort, differently composed, in which that interest in all likelihood will not rule." Walter Bagehot,
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"The way to ascertain a society's like...

"The way to ascertain a society's likelihood of survival is to check how well-populated its libraries are." — Harry James
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