“Existence, faculties, assimilation – in other words, personality, liberty, property – that is what man is.
Of these three things one may say, without any demagogic quibbling, that they are anterior and superior to all human legislation.
It is not because men have passed laws that personality, liberty, and property exist.
On the contrary, it is because personality, liberty, and property already exist that men make laws.”
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