G. K. Chesterton: “no basis for democracy except …”

Mr Gilbert Keith Chesterton, ladies and gentlemen.

Dover Beach

G. K. Chesterton.jpg“The Declaration of Independence dogmatically bases all rights on the fact that God created all men equal; and it is right; for if they were not created equal, they were certainly evolved unequal. There is no basis for democracy except in a dogma about the divine origin of man.”

G. K. Chesterton

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