Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
Henrik Ibsen (18281906)
Ive had the best possible chance of learning that what the working-classes really need is to be allowed some part in the direction of public affairs, Doctorto develop their abilities, their understanding and their self-respect.
HENRIK IBSEN, An Enemy of the People, English adaptation by Max Faber, act II, p. 28 (1970). Mr. Hovstad is speaking.