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I believe in censorship. After all, I made a fortune out of it. - Mae West

The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship. - George Bernard Shaw

If there had been a censorship of the press in Rome we should have had today neither Horace nor Juvenal, nor the philosophical writings of Cicero. - Voltaire

Assassination is the extreme form of censorship. - George Bernard Shaw

Censorship, like charity, should begin at home; but, unlike charity, it should end there. - Clare Boothe Luce

Right now I think censorship is necessary; the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There's no dignity anymore and I think that's very important. - Mae West

Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself. It is a hallmark of an authoritarian regime. - Potter Stewart

All censorship's exist to prevent any one from challenging current conceptions and existing institutions. All progress is initiated by challenging current conceptions, and executed by supplanting existing institutions. Consequently the first condition of progress is the removal of censorship's. - George Bernard Shaw

Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads. - George Bernard Shaw