John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, 1st Baron quotes

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Every thing secret degenerates, even the administration of justice; nothing is safe that does not show how it can bear discussion ...
There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple dev ...
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad man.
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