P. D. James Quote

There are two options for any society: total prohibition as in a totalitarian state, or total license. Both avoid the ardors of decision. Both have the attraction of certainty. The difficult option is to decide where the line should be drawn and this, surely, is the responsibility of any civilized and democratic country.


Time to Be in Earnest (1999)

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There are two options for any society: total prohibition as in a totalitarian state, or total license. Both avoid the ardors of decision. Both have...

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There are two options for any society: total prohibition as in a totalitarian state, or total license. Both avoid the ardors of decision. Both have...

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There are two options for any society: total prohibition as in a totalitarian state, or total license. Both avoid the ardors of decision. Both have...

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There are two options for any society: total prohibition as in a totalitarian state, or total license. Both avoid the ardors of decision. Both have...