Quote of the Day 5-10-15 (Edward Gibbon)

Posted: May 10, 2015 in Politics
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Edward Gibbon

“A nation of slaves is always prepared to applaud the clemency of their master who, in the abuse of absolute power, does not proceed to the last extremes of injustice and oppression.”

–Edward Gibbon, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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