John Stuart Mill Quote: “The only purpose for which power…”

The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant.

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Name: John Stuart Mill
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: English
Birthday: May 20, 1806
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