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Quote from Charles-Louis de Secondat,

"But constant experience shows us that every man invested with power is apt to abuse it, and to carry his authority as far as it will go."


Charles-Louis de Secondat (more quotes by Charles-Louis de Secondat or books by/about Charles-Louis de Secondat)

(1689-1755) Baron de Montesquieu


Power, Authority, Usurpation


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