Without commonly shared and widely entrenched moral values and obligations, neither the law, nor democratic government, nor even the market economy, will function properly.

Václav Havel (1936-2011) Czech playwright, essayist, dissident, politician
Summer Meditations, “Politics, Morality, and Civility” (tr. Paul Wilson) (1991)
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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