Robert Taft fought military conscription in 1946, stating, "If adopted, it will color our whole future. We shall have fought to abolish totalitarianism in the world, only to set it up in the United States."
No hay que olvidar que la escala de valores o de deseos sólo se manifiesta en la realidad de la acción. Estas escalas no tienen una existencia independiente al margen del comportamiento real de los individuos.
It appears upon sober reflection that the whole idea is as fanciful as the unicorn. No one in his right mind, save perhaps an incurable masochist, would voluntarily consent to be treated as governments actually treat their subjects.