We cannot abdicate our conscience to an organization, nor to a government. ‘Am I my brother’s keeper?’ Most certainly I am! I cannot escape my responsibility by saying the State will do all that is necessary. It is a tragedy that nowadays so many think and feel otherwise.

Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) Alsatian theologian, philosopher, physician, philanthropist
The Spiritual Life (1947)

 
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