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Who thinks the law has anything to do with justice? It's what we have because we can't have justice.
Just as the apparent openness of rectitude will have its hidden places where foul things moulder in the dark, so, in the shadowed lives of those outside the law may sometimes be found concealed honesty and naive ideals.
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We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.
November 25, 1936
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