Mike Godwin Quotes


If you mention Adolf Hitler or Nazis within a discussion thread you've automatically ended whatever discussion you were taking part in.

The First Amendment was designed to protect offensive speech because nobody ever tries to ban the other kind.

Fertilizer played a greater role in this case than computers.

I wanted folks who glibly compared someone else to Hitler or to Nazis to think a bit harder about the Holocaust.

The remedy for the abuse of free speech is more speech.

In short individual freedom of speech leads to a stronger society. But knowing that principle is not enough. You have to know how to put it to use on the Net.