Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Вот Байрон рассуждает вслед за... кем? Платоном? Аристотелем? Не помню:

it is difficult to say whether hereditary right — or popular choice produce the worse Sovereigns... It is still more difficult to say which form of Government is the worst — all are so bad. — As for democracy it is the worst of the whole — for what is (in fact) democracy? an Aristocracy of Blackguards.

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