Quotation by Philip Dunne

You make yourselves out to be shepherds of the flock and yet you allow your sheep to live in filth and poverty. And if they try and raise their voices against it, you calm them by telling them their suffering is the will of God. Sheep, indeed. Are we sheep to be herded and sheared by a handful of owners? I was taught man was made in the image of God, not a sheep.
Philip Dunne (1908–1992), U.S. screenwriter. Ianto (John Loder), How Green Was My Valley, complaining to Mr. Gruffydd (Walter Pidgeon) that clerics do not help the poor (1941).
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