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" There is written on the turrets of the city of Lucca in great characters at this day, the word libertas; yet no man can thence infer that a particular man has more liberty or immunity from the service of the commonwealth there than in Constantinople.... "
An Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of James I. and ... - Page 244
by William Harris - 1814
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An Historical and Critical Account of the Life of Charles the Second, King ...

William Harris - Great Britain - 1766
...fpecious name of liberty; and for want ' of judgment to diftinguifh, miftake t&t for their pri* vate inheritance and birthright, which is the right of ' the publique only. And when the fame error is con- . * firmed by the authority of men in reputation fo- their 4 writings in this fubject,...
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The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 3

Thomas Hobbes - 1839
...same. liherty of so- But it is an eagy thing, for men to be deceived, vereigns ; not * of private men. by the specious name of liberty ; and for want of...inheritance, and birth-right, which is the right of the public only. And when the same error is confirmed by the authority of men in reputation for their writings...
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The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 1

Thomas Hobbes - Philosophy, English - 1839
...still the same. ve7 y "/• "™t But ^ * s an eas y thm S' fo r men to De deceived, of private men. by the specious name of liberty ; and for want of...inheritance, and birth-right, which is the right of the public only. And when the same error is confirmed by the authority of men in reputation for their writings...
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The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 11

Thomas Hobbes - Philosophy - 1845 - 11 pages
...is not the liberty of particular men, but of the commonwealth. iii. 201 :—men mistake that liberty for their private inheritance and birth-right, which is the right of the public only. iii. 202. the true liberty of a subject, wherein it lies. iii. 203. ii. 178, 180, iv....
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Great Britain - 1870
...own representative ; but that their representative had the liberty to resist or invade other people." "It is an easy thing for men to be deceived by the...inheritance and birthright which is the right of the public only." "In the act of our submission consisteth both our obligation and our liberty ; hence,...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

1870
...that their representative had tlie liberty to resist or invade other people." " It is an easy thine for men to be deceived by the specious name of liberty...inheritance and birthright which is the right of the public only." "In the act of our submitsion consisteth both our obligation and our liberty ; hence,...
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English Prose: From Maundevile to Thackeray

Arthur Galton - English prose literature - 1888 - 333 pages
...Commonwealth there, than in Constantinople. Whether a Commonwealth be Monarchicall, or Popular, the Freedome is still the same. But it is an easy thing, for men to be deceived, by the specious name of Libertie ; and for want of Judgement to distinguish, mistake that for their Private Inheritance, and...
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Hobbes's Leviathan; Harrington's Ocean; Famous Pamphlets [A.D. 1644 to A.D ...

Thomas Hobbes - Political science - 1889 - 916 pages
...infer that a particular man has more liberty or immunity from the service of the commonwealth there than in Constantinople. Whether a commonwealth be monarchical or popular, the freedom is the same." The mountain has brought forth, and we have a little equivocation ! For to say that a Lucchese...
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The Ethics of Hobbes: As Contained in Selections from His Works

Thomas Hobbes - Ethics - 1898 - 377 pages
...infer, that a particular man has more liberty, or immunity from the service of the commonwealth there, than in Constantinople. Whether a commonwealth be...inheritance, and birthright, which is the right of the public only. And when the same error is confirmed by the authority of men in reputation for their writings...
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The Ethics of Hobbes: As Contained in Selections from His Works

Thomas Hobbes - Ethics - 1898 - 377 pages
...has more liberty, or immunity from the service of the commonwealth there, than in I 'onstantinople. Whether a commonwealth be monarchical, or popular, the freedom is still the same. Hut it is an easy thing, for men to be deceived, by the specious name of liberty ; and for want of...
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