Monday, 20 April 2015
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It is a purely relative matter where one draws the plimsoll-line of condemnation, and if you find the whole of humanity falls below it you have simply made a mistake and drawn it too high. And are probably below it yourself.
( Partridge, Frances | Judgment and Judges )
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