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The condition that gives birth to a rule is not the same as the condition to which the rule gives birth.
It used to be said in antislavery days that a people who would tacitly consent to the enslavement of 4,000,000 human beings were i ...
In a democracy, the will of the people is supreme. In a republic, it is not the will of the people but the rational consensus of t ...
Your favor containing the question, as to whether I consider myself a "new woman" is before me. As a rule I do not consider myself ...
After all, the practical reason why, when the power is once in the hands of the people, a majority are permitted, and for a long p ...
Can there not be a government in which majorities do not virtually decide right and wrong, but conscience?--in which majorities de ...
As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a Preside ...
Coming out, all the way out, is offered more and more as the political solution to our oppression. The argument goes that, if peop ...
A slave who deals wisely will rule over a child who acts shamefully, and will share the inheritance as one of the family.
Authors have established it as a kind of rule, that a man ought to be dull sometimes; as the most severe reader makes allowances f ...
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