Quote of the Day 6/2/14 (P.J. Proudhon)

Posted: June 2, 2014 in Anarchism, Politics
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“If I were talking to men who had love of liberty and respect for themselves, and I wanted to incite them to revolt, I should confine myself in my speech to reciting the powers of a prefect [Parisian chief of police].”

–Pierre Joseph Proudhon, The General Idea of the Revolution in the 19th Century

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Quoted in The Heretic’s Handbook of Quotations

Front cover of "The Heretic's Handbook of Quotations

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