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Quote from Thucydides,

As the world goes, right is only in question between equals in power, while the strong do what they can and the weak suffer what they must.


Thucydides (more quotes by Thucydides or books by/about Thucydides)

[Thoukudídês] (c.455-c.400 BC) Greek historian, author of the History of the Peloponnesian War


The Peloponesian War, Book V, section 89


Power, Right


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