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25. Society / A. State of Nature / 3. Natural Equality

[equalities implied merely by being human]

3 ideas
There is no subjection in nature, and all creatures of the same species are equal [Locke]
In a state of nature people are much more equal; it is society which increases inequalities [Rousseau]
It against nature for children to rule old men, fools to rule the wise, and the rich to hog resources [Rousseau]