William Pitt on the Loss of Freedom

“Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom; it is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.”

— William Pitt in the House of Commons, 18 November 1783

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February 14, 2009 · 6:43 pm

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