Montesquieu Quote

Vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous.


Book XIX, Chapter 9. - De l'Esprit des Lois (1748)

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Vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous.

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Vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous.

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Vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous.

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Vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous.