(?)
Quotes are added by the Goodreads community and are not verified by Goodreads. (Learn more)
Bertrand Russell

“One should as a rule respect public opinion in so far as is necessary to avoid starvation and to keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny, and is likely to interfere with happiness in all kinds of ways.”


Bertrand Russell, The Conquest of Happiness
Read more quotes from Bertrand Russell


Share this quote:
Share on Twitter

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

322 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote

« previous 1 3 4


This Quote Is From

The Conquest of Happiness The Conquest of Happiness by Bertrand Russell
12,410 ratings, average rating, 1,058 reviews
Open Preview

Browse By Tag