The free man owns himself. He can damage himself with either eating or drinking; he can ruin himself with gambling. If he does…

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The free man owns himself. He can damage himself with either eating or drinking; he can ruin himself with gambling. If he does he is certainly a damn fool, and he might possibly be a damned soul; but if he may not, he is not a free man any more than a dog.

– G. K. Chesterton