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Edmund Burke Quotes: The effect of liberty on individuals is that they may do what they please: we ought to see what it will please them to do before we risk congratulations.
         

The effect of liberty on individuals is that they may do what they please: we ought to see what it will please them to do before we risk congratulations.


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