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[770e] in fine, even as regards the State, he must allow it to be revolutionized, if it seems necessary, rather than voluntarily submit to the yoke of slavery under the rule of the worse, or else he must himself quit the State as an exile: all such sufferings men must endure rather than change to a polity which naturally makes men worse. This is what we previously agreed upon1: so do you now keep both these objects of ours in view as you revise the laws, and censure all the laws which are unable to effect them,

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