May God prevent us from becoming “right-thinking men” — that is to say, men who agree perfectly with their own police.

Thomas Merton (1915-1968) French-American religious and writer [a.k.a. Fr. M. Louis]
(Attributed)

Quoted in I. Shenker, "Thomas Merton Is Dead at 53," New York Times (11 Dec 1968)

Added on 20-Mar-09 | Last updated 20-Mar-09
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