• We cannot live in peace without Law. And though law cannot be perfect, it may be just if it is written in ignorance of the identity of the claimants and applied equally to all. Then it is a possession not only of the claimants but of the society, which may now base its actions upon a reasonable assumption of the law?s treatment.

    David Mamet (2011). “The Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture”, p.74, Penguin