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Alcuin Quotes





At Athens, wise men propose, and fools dispose.
 

Man thinks, God directs.
 

The voice of the people is the voice of God.
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Those people should not be listened to who keep saying the voice of the people is the voice of God, since the riotousness of the crowd is always very close to madness.
 

We would not listen to those who were wont to say the voice of the people is the voice of God, for the voice of the mob is near akin to madness.
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