Brooks Adams Quote

Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to generation.


The Law of Civilization and Decay: An Essay on History (1895), p. 165.

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Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to...

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Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to...

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Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to...

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Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to...