"These companies demand millions for the use of these machines. Faced with this situation, we have decided to nationalize this equipment..."
Your goals are not what you say, your goals are what you do. If you ask yourself the question "Is this use of my limited time on earth furthering my goals?" you tend to auto-correct if you get off track.
For Hugo Chavez, he answers the question, the mask drops and he says to the world "I am a thief."
When dealing with thieves Grandma counseled "All thieves are liars, all liars are thieves"