David Hume Quote

An established government has an infinite advantage, by that very circumstance of its being established--the bulk of mankind being governed by authority, not reason, and never attributing authority to anything that has not the recommendation of antiquity.


Essays and Treatises on several subjects, etc. New edition (ed. 1758)

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