Great Legal Quote of the Day: Frédéric Bastiat

“When law and morality contradict each other, the citizen has the cruel alternative of either losing his moral sense or losing his respect for the law.”

— Frédéric Bastiat, The Law, 1850

 

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Sources:

http://bastiat.org/en/the_law.html

http://www.constitution.org/cmt/bastiat/the_law.html

http://tinyurl.com/zuvsdye

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