A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations, and always changing easily with deliberate changes of popular opinions... - Abraham Lincoln Quotes
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Quote:A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations, and always changing easily with deliberate changes of popular opinions and sentiments, is the only true sovereign of a free people. Whoever rejects it does of necessity fly to anarchy or to despotism. Unanimity is impossible. The rule of a minority, as a permanent arrangement, is wholly inadmissible; so that, rejecting the majority principle, anarchy or despotism in some form is all that is left. - Abraham Lincoln Quotes
  


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