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Quote from Edward A. Shils,

"A free society can exist only when public spirit is balanced by an equal inclination of men to mind their own business."


Edward A. Shils (more quotes by Edward A. Shils or books by/about Edward A. Shils)

(1910-1995) American professor, sociologist


The Torment of Secrecy, 1956


War, Society, Balance, Respect, Privacy, Secrecy


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