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A free society can exist only when public spirit is balanced by an equal inclination of men to mind their own business.
The obsessive fear of secrets culminates in the denial of the right of private difference, which is the denial of the right of others to possess a sphere of privacy.
The peculiar idea of moral infection in the consequence of association with individuals of indelible wickedness leads to the notion of “guilt by association.”
Edward A. Shils Quotes 1-3 out of 3
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