Absolute power corrupts the mind absolutely

Politics in Karnataka has gone to the mutts with such vengeance that even mutt heads, with their hands deep in the political till, are beginning to talk and make sense.

Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji of the Suttur Mutt in Andolana:

“Man has invented a cure for everything including mental retardation. Any madness can now be cured by humans. But how can we cure people who go mad just for the sake of power?”

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