Freedom (Of Choice)

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Dr. King quotes Thomas Huxley's "Collected Essays" on the freedom to do right and to do wrong.

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Freedom (Of Choice)
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Freedom (of Choice) "If some great power would agree to make me think always what is true and do what is right an condition of being turned into a sort of clock, I should instantly close with the bargain. The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with." But freedom to do only what is right is not freedom; it is mechanical coercion. Hurley collected essays I, 192
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