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Quote from Lord Acton,

"By liberty I mean the assurance that every man shall be protected in doing what he believes his duty against the influence of authority and majorities, custom and opinion."


Lord Acton (more quotes by Lord Acton or books by/about Lord Acton)

[John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton] (1834-1902), First Baron Acton of Aldenham


Lord Acton, in The History of Freedom in Antiquity (1877)


Authority, Collectivism, Liberty, Protection, Religion, Safety


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