When government disappears it’s not as if paradise will take its place. When governments are gone other interests will take their place.

Lawrence Lessig Government Quote

The real harm of term extension comes not from these famous works. The real harm is to the works that are not famous not commercially exploited and no longer available as a result.

Lawrence Lessig Famous Quote

Of all the creative work produced by humans anywhere a tiny fraction has continuing commercial value. For that tiny fraction the copyright is a crucially important legal device.

Lawrence Lessig Legal Quote

A culture without property or in which creators can’t get paid is anarchy not freedom.

Lawrence Lessig Freedom Quote