32

I was unable to find anything resembling this quote in either German or English. The closest quote is one from the Nurenberg rally in 1934: The cleverest trick used in propaganda against Germany during the war was to accuse Germany of what our enemies themselves were doing. While this isn't proof that Goebbels didn't also say the quote in question, a ...


5

For starters, -1 to the question because the quote/concept being attributed to Goebbels usually implies he came up with it, or at the very least that he popularized it. You've interpreted attribution as a more trivial, journalistic attribution "has he ever said that", after acknowledging it's a common phrase. Goebbels clearly did not come up with ...


Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible