Poverty in itself does not make men into a rabble; a rabble is created only when there is joined to poverty a disposition of mind, an inner indignation against the rich, against society, against the government.
Quote by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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But this had been a sin of passion, not of principle, nor even purpose