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Walter Lippmann Quotes: He has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so.
         

He has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so.


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