Isaiah Berlin Quote

But to manipulate men, to propel them towards goals which you — the social reformer — 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.


Five Essays on Liberty (2002) - Two Concepts of Liberty (1958)

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But to manipulate men, to propel them towards goals which you — the social reformer — see, but they may not, is to deny their human essence, to...

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But to manipulate men, to propel them towards goals which you — the social reformer — see, but they may not, is to deny their human essence, to...

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But to manipulate men, to propel them towards goals which you — the social reformer — see, but they may not, is to deny their human essence, to...

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But to manipulate men, to propel them towards goals which you — the social reformer — see, but they may not, is to deny their human essence, to...