Thought For The Times

It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience

CS Lewis: The Humanitarian Theory of Punishment

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2 Responses to Thought For The Times

  1. brigid says:

    I hope Christmas finds you in good spirits.

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