A Quote by C.S. Lewis on desperate remedies and rules

"I am not allowed to use desperate remedies until desperate diseases are really apparent.  Otherwise we become just like our enemies--breaking all the rules whenever we imagine that it might possibly do some vague good to humanity in the remote future." -Director Ransom

C.S. Lewis

Source: That Hideous Strength (Space Trilogy, Book 3), Pages: 486

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