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Liberty Quotation of the Day: William Somerset Maugham on Freedom versus Comfort and Money

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“If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money that it values more, it will lose that too.”

William Somerset Maugham, Strictly Personal [1942]

Liberty Quotation of the Day: John Locke on the End of Law

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Locke“[T]he end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom.”

John Locke, Second Treatise of Government [1689]