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Quote from Isaiah Berlin,

"But to manipulate men, to propel them toward goals
which you -- the social reformers -- see, but they may not,
is to deny their human essence,
to treat them as objects without wills of their own,
and therefore to degrade them."


Isaiah Berlin (more quotes by Isaiah Berlin or books by/about Isaiah Berlin)

(1909-1997) Russian-British social and political theorist, philosopher, historian


Two Concepts of Liberty, 1958


Collectivist, Debt, Hypocrisy, Independence, Individual Rights, Oppression, Prejudice, Respect, Socialism


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