“Property is the right to use and abuse… if goods are property, why should not the proprietors be…”

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“Property is the right to use and abuse… if goods are property, why should not the proprietors be kings…? And if each proprietor is sovereign lord within the sphere of his property, absolute king throughout his own domain, how could a government of proprietors be any thing but chaos and confusion?”

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, What is Property?

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