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Habeas Corpus Versus Confucius

Written By: Lin Yutang  |  Posted: Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Without protection of civil liberties, the idea that our rulers should or would love us like our parents is naïve to the extreme. Personally, I think that one writ of habeas corpus is worth more than all the Confucian philosophy ever written. - Lin Yutang

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