Montesquieu Quote

The public revenues are a portion that each subject gives of his property, in order to secure or enjoy the remainder.


Book XIII, Chapter 1. - De l'Esprit des Lois (1748)

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The public revenues are a portion that each subject gives of his property, in order to secure or enjoy the remainder.

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The public revenues are a portion that each subject gives of his property, in order to secure or enjoy the remainder.

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The public revenues are a portion that each subject gives of his property, in order to secure or enjoy the remainder.

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The public revenues are a portion that each subject gives of his property, in order to secure or enjoy the remainder.