Auguste Comte, in particular, whose social system, as unfolded in his Systeme de Politique Positive, aims at establishing (though by moral more than by legal appliances) a despotism of society over the individual, surpassing anything...
In ancient Greece, politics and the market were not decoupled.
Confidentiality is an ancient and well-warranted social value.
Move thy tongue,For silence is a sign of discontent.
The unknown grayish mystifying forest was benumbed into frost-covered cold, and the tremendous pines towering above the dark marshy soil resembled a gathering of severe mute brothers from a forbidden ancient order worshiping forgotten gods...
Can’t you see that I’m only advising you to beg yourself not to be so dumb?
Fas est ab hoste doceri.One should learn even from one’s enemies.
In many ways we are all sons and daughters of ancient Greece.