Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle.
Quote by Will Durant
Truth always originates in a minority of one, and every custom begins as a broken...
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I...
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle
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