Stephen Vincent Benet Quote: “We cannot afford the creeping paralysis…”

We cannot afford the creeping paralysis that destroys the effective will of democracy – the paralysis carried by hate and rancor, between class and class, person and person, party and party, as plague is carried through the streets of a town.

Stephen Vincent Benet


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Name: Stephen Vincent Benet
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: July 22, 1898
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