“When I am weaker than you,” wrote science-fiction author Frank Herbert, “I ask for freedom because that is according to your principles; when I am stronger than you, I take away your freedom because that is according to my principles.” The words would make a fine monument in Virginia’s Capitol Square, says A. Barton Hinkle.
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