Montesquieu Quote

Fain would I glide down a gentle river, but I am carried away by a torrent.


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

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Fain would I glide down a gentle river, but I am carried away by a torrent.

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Fain would I glide down a gentle river, but I am carried away by a torrent.

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Fain would I glide down a gentle river, but I am carried away by a torrent.

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Fain would I glide down a gentle river, but I am carried away by a torrent.