the gift of rights


One of the grandest things in having rights is, that though they are your rights, you may give them up.

George McDonald

from A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the Best Authors, Both Ancient and Modern by Tryon Edwards, D.D.

Thanks to Tom Pedersen for bringing this quote to my attention.

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