Alexis De Tocqueville

Alexis De Tocqueville

was a French political thinker and historian best known for his Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: 1835 and 1840) and The Old Regime and the Revolution (1856)
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [07/07/2011 07:07:31]
There are two things which a democratic people will always find very difficult - to begin a war and to end it.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I do not know if the people of the United States would vote for superior men if they ran for office, but there can be no doubt that such men do not run.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Scarcely any political question arises in the United States that is not resolved, sooner or later, into a judicial question.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
everybody feels the evil, but no one has courage or energy enough to seek the cureMore Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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