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Quotation by Emma Goldman
... if the production of any commodity necessitates the sacrifice of human life, society should do without that commodity, but it can not do without that life.
Emma Goldman (1869–1940), U.S. anarchist and author; born in Russia. Anarchism and Other Essays, 3rd rev. ed., ch. 3 (1917).
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