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In this choice of inheritance we have given to our frame of polity the image of a relation in blood; binding up the constitution o ...
The very existence of society depends on the fact that every member of it tacitly admits he is not the exclusive possessor of hims ...
The Civil War divided a nation, whereas the American Revolution created and unified it. The Civil War exposed our vilest flaws, wh ...
Republics demanded virtue. Monarchies could rely on coercion and "dazzling splendor" to suppress self-interest or factions; republ ...
I am more and more convinced that the ant colony is not so much composed of separate individuals as that the colony is a sort of i ...
My life more civil is and free
Than any civil polity.
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He that goeth about to persuade a multitude that they are not so well governed as they ought to be shall never want attentive and ...
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