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Quote from Henry David Thoreau,

"Under a government which imprisons unjustly,
the true place for a just man is also a prison."


Henry David Thoreau (more quotes by Henry David Thoreau or books by/about Henry David Thoreau)

(1817-1862) American author, poet, philosopher, polymath, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and transcendentalist


On the Duty of Civil Disobedience [1849], available at


Disobedience, Justice, Police, Prison, Statism, Tyranny


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