Lord Acton Quote: “Property is not the sacred right….”

Property is not the sacred right. When a rich man becomes poor it is a misfortune, it is not a moral evil. When a poor man becomes destitute, it is a moral evil, teeming with consequences and injurious to society and morality.

Lord Acton


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Name: Lord Acton
Profession: Historian
Nationality: British
Birthday: January 10, 1834
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