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John Stuart Mill, On Liberty Quotes: A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
         

A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.


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A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
         



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