The spirit of liberty is the spirit which is not too sure that it is right.
Learned Hand (1872 - 1961)
Contributed by: Zaady
In the end it is worse to suppress dissent than to run the risk of heresy.
Source: 1958, Lecture at Harvard
Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.
Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it... While it lies there, it needs no constitution, no law, no court to save it.
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