“To avoid overheating the debate, I will go much further back—to the Spartans, the only ones to eliminate newborns that they believed would be unable to bear arms or beget future soldiers.
was the only Greek city to practice this kind of eugenics, this systemic elimination. And nothing remains of it; it has not left us a single poet, not a single musician, not even a ruin! Sparta
Servant of God, Dr Jerome Lejeune