Montesquieu Quote

When virtue is banished, ambition invades the minds of those who are disposed to receive it and avarice possesses the whole community.


The Spirit of Laws (ed. 2007)

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When virtue is banished, ambition invades the minds of those who are disposed to receive it and avarice possesses the whole community.

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When virtue is banished, ambition invades the minds of those who are disposed to receive it and avarice possesses the whole community.

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When virtue is banished, ambition invades the minds of those who are disposed to receive it and avarice possesses the whole community.

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When virtue is banished, ambition invades the minds of those who are disposed to receive it and avarice possesses the whole community.