If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
Quote by Aristotle
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Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
He who is to be a good ruler must have first been ruled.
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Change in all things is sweet.
To change is difficult. Not to change is fatal.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.