Thomas Hobbes Quote

I put down for one of the most effectual seeds of the death of any state, that the conquerors require not only a submission of men's actions to them for the future, but also an approbation of all their actions past.


Leviathan (1651)

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I put down for one of the most effectual seeds of the death of any state, that the conquerors require not only a submission of men's actions to them...

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I put down for one of the most effectual seeds of the death of any state, that the conquerors require not only a submission of men's actions to them...

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I put down for one of the most effectual seeds of the death of any state, that the conquerors require not only a submission of men's actions to them...

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I put down for one of the most effectual seeds of the death of any state, that the conquerors require not only a submission of men's actions to them...