The abdication of Belief Makes the Behavior small Better an ignis fatuus Than no illume at all.
The reality is that the media are probably the most powerful of all our institutions today and they, or rather we [journalists], too often are squandering our power and ignoring our obligations. The consequence of our abdication of responsibility is the ugly spectacle of idiot culture!carl bernstein
When reporters say to me I'm only doing this because it's my job... that's the same abdication of moral responsibility at the thin end of the wedge that in its most extreme and horrific version ends up with others being prepared to stand as a concentration camp guard.Ken Livingstone
[Christianity] is a denial of this world, a severance from reality, an abdication, a means of redemption from , not for , life.isaac leib peretz