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When the people find that they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic. Sell not liberty to purchase power.

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عندما يجد الناس أنهم يستطيعون التصويت لأنفسهم بالمال ، فإن ذلك يبشر بنهاية الجمهورية. لا تبيع الحرية في شراء القوة.

Wenn die Menschen feststellen, dass sie selbst für Geld stimmen können, läutet dies das Ende der Republik ein. Verkaufe keine Freiheit, um Macht zu kaufen.

cuando la gente descubre que puede votar por sí misma, eso anunciará el fin de la república. vender no libertad para comprar poder.

quando o povo achar que pode votar em dinheiro, isso anunciará o fim da república. vender não liberdade para comprar poder.

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