How Little We Change September 12, 2014Posted by geoff in News.
I’ve been reading F. A. Hayek’s The Road to Serfdom, and at the beginning of Chapter 8 he had this quote:
The finest opportunity ever given to the world was thrown away because the passion for equality made vain the hope for freedom. –Lord Acton
Lord Acton said that in a speech in 1877, about the French Revolution.
137 years ago, but still as fresh and relevant as it was then.