We have heeded no wisdom offering guidance.
Marriage, laws, the police, armies and navies are the mark of human incompetence.
Marie Stopes had established the first birth control clinic in Britain; the whole question of informing women, especially those who were poor, about methods of contraception, began to be discussed.
If an adult uses violence on a child, the child will naturally assume that he too, has the right to use it on one smaller or weaker.
Democracy can only spring from practising it early, and democratic action was not to expected from young people brought up under a close authoritarian system.