Immanuel Kant Quote

Democracy is necessarily despotism, as it establishes an executive power contrary to the general will; all being able to decide against one whose opinion may differ, the will of all is therefore not that of all: which is contradictory and opposite to liberty.


Perpetual peace (ed. 1932)

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Democracy is necessarily despotism, as it establishes an executive power contrary to the general will; all being able to decide against one whose...

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Democracy is necessarily despotism, as it establishes an executive power contrary to the general will; all being able to decide against one whose...

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Democracy is necessarily despotism, as it establishes an executive power contrary to the general will; all being able to decide against one whose...

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Democracy is necessarily despotism, as it establishes an executive power contrary to the general will; all being able to decide against one whose...