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May God prevent us from becoming 'right-thinking men' -- that is to say, men who agree perfectly with their own police.
The most awful tyranny is that of the proximate utopia where the last sins are currently being eliminated and where, tomorrow, there will be no sins because all the sinners have been wiped out.
I am beginning to realize that "sanity" is no longer a value or an end in itself.
If modern people were a little less sane, a little more doubtful,
a little more aware of their absurdities and contradictions,
perhaps there might be the possibility of their survival.
Thomas Merton Quotes 1-3 out of 3
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