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"The only cult we do not abhor is that of the Emperor!"

DJ Dan: Mike, what is your cult connection?
Listener Mike: Well, I'm listenin' to The Cult...
DJ Dan: That's a band, you dink. People, do I have to explain? No self respecting cult calls itself a cult. The Cult itself is not a cult. And even if it spawned a cult, it certainly would not be a cult, SHUTDOWN!

Hank: Excuse me, are y'all with the cult?
Cultist: We're not a cult. We're an organization that promotes love and-
Hank: Yeah, this is it.

A cult is a religion with no political power.
Tom Wolfe

Cults exist. They may exist anywhere. They may be acting out debauched ceremonies in the lodgings next door. You may be a member yourself, an unknowing (or knowing! worshiper of the black faith. Inquisitors and Witch Hunters work and fight during the day or night. But they are but a crumbling breakwater, against which the growing tide of the foolish seduced who enter unholy pacts, and ensnare others to follow them into damnation. The breakwater will one day collapse, and the dark lords will one day run riot through our lands with the ignorant multitudes cavorting at their feet.

I myself started a sun cult back in... oh, 1979, to test a hypothesis. But by 1980, I had a hundred thousand people ready to leap off the Masada at my command. It was just an experiment, of course, but I was forced into exile for two years after breaking the good news. You'd think they'd be only happy to avoid mass suicide. I don't think most people really appreciate the importance of practical science...
Iain Tibet Gladstone, The Secret World

I've been involved in a number of cults. As both a leader and a follower. You have more fun as a follower, but you make more money as a leader.
Creed, The Office (US)


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