Thomas Hobbes Quote

The obligation of subjects to the sovereign, is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth, by which he is able to protect them.


Leviathan (1651)

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The obligation of subjects to the sovereign, is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth, by which he is able to protect...

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The obligation of subjects to the sovereign, is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth, by which he is able to protect...

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The obligation of subjects to the sovereign, is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth, by which he is able to protect...

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The obligation of subjects to the sovereign, is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth, by which he is able to protect...