Bastiat – Quote

“It is impossible to introduce into society
a greater change and a greater evil than this:
the conversion of the law into an instrument of plunder.”
– Frederic Bastiat
(1801-1850) French economist, statesman, and author. He did most of his writing during the years just before — and immediately following — the French Revolution of February 1848.
June 1850
Source: “The Law” by Frederic Bastiat (1848)

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