Nothing is more coercive and less efficient than the insistence on consensus. . . . As a Lebanese proverb states: “Plenty of ejaculations, but no pregnancies.”

“Establishing an Arab association for the social sciences: The tyranny of consensus,” in “An Invitation to Laughter: A Lebanese Anthropologist in the Arab World,” by Fuad Khuri, 2007

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