How to take control over a people

The best way to take control over a people and control them utterly is to take a little of their freedom at a time, to erode rights by a thousand tiny and almost imperceptible reductions. In this way, the people will not see those rights and freedoms being removed until past the point at which these changes

I don’t relate to facts.

— My brother when I pointed at the Wikipedia article showing that he was totally wrong. This was after we had a never ending discussion about something stupid that I can’t even remember.