Étienne de La Boétie Quote

Men accept servility in order to acquire wealth; as if they could acquire anything of their own when they cannot even assert that they belong to themselves.


Part 3 - Discourse on Voluntary Servitude (1548)

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Men accept servility in order to acquire wealth; as if they could acquire anything of their own when they cannot even assert that they belong to...

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Men accept servility in order to acquire wealth; as if they could acquire anything of their own when they cannot even assert that they belong to...

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Men accept servility in order to acquire wealth; as if they could acquire anything of their own when they cannot even assert that they belong to...

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Men accept servility in order to acquire wealth; as if they could acquire anything of their own when they cannot even assert that they belong to...