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Democracy's virtues

Democracy alone, of all forms of government, enlists the full force of men's enlightened will. . . . It is the most humane, the most advanced and in the end the most unconquerable of all forms of human society. The democratic aspiration is no mere recent phase of human history. It is human history.

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