G. K. Chesterton Quote

But this is the real objection to that torrent of modern talk about treating crime as disease, about making prison merely a hygienic environment like a hospital, of healing sin by slow scientific methods. The fallacy of the whole thing is that evil is a matter of active choice whereas disease is not.


The Bodley Head G.K. Chesterton (ed. Vintage, 1985)

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