We can't legislate happiness
E RUN THE RISK in this country of
substituting law for conscience; of feel
ing that passing a law makes something so. Laws
are easy, work is hard. But only work, hard
work, ever got anybody anything worth having.
-You can't legislate equality; people have to
deserve it and earn it. Then, if they do earn it,
the law can protect them in it. But the first
obligation is theirs; equality must first be earned.
-You can't legislate full employment....