G.K. Chesterton on Democracy

“…the democratic faith is this: that the most terribly important things must be left to ordinary men themselves–the mating of the sexes, the rearing of the young, the laws of the state. This is democracy; and in this I have always believed.”

— G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy, chapter 4

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June 27, 2007 · 10:21 pm

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