Bureaucracies are inherently antidemocratic. Bureaucrats derive their power from their position in the structure, not from their relations with the people they are supposed to serve. The people are not masters of the bureaucracy, but its clients.
Bureaucracy gives birth to itself and then expects maternity benefits.
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
Bureaucracy is the death of all sound work.
Bureaucracy, the rule of no one, has become the modern form of despotism.
No government ever voluntarily reduces itself in size. Government programs, once launched, never disappear. Actually, a government bureau is the nearest thing to eternal life we'll ever see on this earth!
Bureaucracy is not an obstacle to democracy but an inevitable complement to it.
The minute health care becomes a huge, unwieldy, expensive government bureaucracy it's a permanent feature of life and there's nothing anyone can do about it.
It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication and a government bureaucracy to administer it.
If you are going to sin, sin against God, not the bureaucracy. God will forgive you but the bureaucracy won't.
Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
Government is not a solution to our problem government is the problem.
As soon as government management begins it upsets the natural equilibrium of industrial relations, and each interference only requires further bureaucratic control until the end is the tyranny of the totalitarian state.
The disease which inflicts bureaucracy and what they usually die from is routine.
Bureaucracy is like a fungus that contaminates everything.
We will cut programs, we will try to rein in the size of the bureaucracy. We will bring federal pay scales that have become so exaggerated into line with market rates.
This always confuses liberals, that conservatives like the military and don't like the bureaucracy. That's because the military has their guns pointed out and the bureaucracy has them pointed in.
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease to be democratic. No country can be really well prepared for modern war unless it is governed by a tyrant, at the head of a highly trained and perfectly obedient bureaucracy.
Government proposes, bureaucracy disposes. And the bureaucracy must dispose of government proposals by dumping them on us.
Religion, to me, is a bureaucracy between man and God that I don't need.
Such schemes take money from people who can least afford to spend it to support an unneeded bureaucracy that eats money people thought they were providing for education.
The Sangh Parivar, against which I had been waging a war, misled the people. My opponents used the Election Commission and the bureaucracy to win a political battle.
That is why I strongly believe we should working in Congress to make America a better place to run a business by reducing the costly burdens of bureaucracy and red tape.
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