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The press is a sort of wild animal in our midst — restless, gigantic, always seeking new ways to use its strength.... The sovereign press for the most part acknowledges accountability to no one except its owners and publishers.
Your right to swing your arms ends just where the other man's nose begins.
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The seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well-prepared to receive them.
December 7, 1885
February 8, 1957
Zechariah Chafee, Jr., was an American professor of law, judicial philosopher and civil rights advocate. Defending freedom of speech, he was described by Senator Joseph McCarthy as "dangerous" to America.
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