The search for scapegoats eases our consciences but does not eradicate our evils. It causes us to kill the sinners and keep their sins.

Ralph W. Sockman (1889-1970) American Methodist clergyman
Preface to Peace, Part I, “Barriers to be Removed,” Rockwell Lecture on Religious Subjects, Rice Institute (25 Apr 1944)

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Added on 25-Aug-08 | Last updated 25-Aug-08
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