In the state of nature... all men are born equal, ...

Quote of the Day
Charles Montesquieu Quote

In the state of nature... all men are born equal, but they cannot continue in this equality. Society makes them lose it, and they recover it only by the protection of the law. - Charles Montesquieu

Add this Quote to my Quote Book

Category: Famous Quotes

Quote Tags: Lose, Makes, Recover, Protection, Law, Society, Continue, Nature, State, Born, Equal, Equality

Quotation source / reference: unknown

Play over 1,000 Puzzles Online! >>>

 More: Charles Montesquieu Quotes, Charles Montesquieu Goods

More Charles Montesquieu Quotes
Author Information

French political philosopher, 1689-1755

Author Keywords: Philosopher, Political, French

Get this quote on a T-shirt!

Other Authors

William Godwin, John Rawls, Erich Fromm, C E M Joad, Ludwig Feuerbach

© Know the Web Ltd 2002-2015  |   Help  |   Advertise  |   Links  |  Home  |  Content Management System by: Clarity Media   |   Contact Us

Quotes & Authors

Author Quotes (A - Z) Popular Authors
Funny quotes Celebrity quotes Business quotes Sports quotes Famous quotes Political quotes Inspiring quotes Movie quotes Silly quotes Insurance quotes
Lists Anagrams General Election Quotes Browse Search Literature Quotes Best Quotes Fictional Characters Popular Quotes Favorite Quotes By Event Research Quotes Job / Occupation Keywords Topics Proverbs Phrase Finder
Puzzle Books