Ideas from 'Of the original contract' by David Hume [1741], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Hume's Essays' by Hume,David [Edinburgh Press 1900,-]].

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25. Society / B. The State / 2. State Legitimacy / d. Social contract
We no more give 'tacit assent' to the state than a passenger carried on board a ship while asleep
25. Society / D. Social Rights / 2. Social Freedom / f. Freedom to leave
A poor and uneducated person does not have the option of leaving his country