a socialism or a communism is not necessarily a slavery, and there is no freedom under Anarchy. Consider how much liberty we gain by the loss of the common liberty to kill.
there are two distinct and contrasting methods of limiting liberty; the first is Prohibition, .thou shalt not,. and the second Command, .thou shalt.. There is, however, a sort of prohibition that takes the form of a conditional command, and this one needs to bear in mind. It says if you do so-andso, you must also do so-and-so;
individual liberty in a community is not, as mathematicians would say, always of the same sign
... to ignore this is the essential fallacy of the cult called Individualism.
... it certainly was a remarkable provision of nature to assign to the same species of animals both song and flight, so that those whose job it was to amuse the other living beings with their voices should normally be in high places, from which the sound could spread about through a greater space and reach a larger number of listeners ... [dialogues between fashion and death]