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Herbert Spencer

If men use their liberty in such a way as to surrender their liberty, are they thereafter any the less slaves? If people by a plebiscite elect a man despot over them, do they remain free because the despotism was of their own making?

– Herbert Spencer, The New Toryism [1884]

  • Patriotism
    by Herbert Spencer
    Future of Freedom Foundation