Single Idea 2805

[catalogued under 25. Society / A. State of Nature / 1. A People / c. A unified people]

Full Idea

It is sharing a common view in good and evil, justice and injustice, that makes a household and a state.

Gist of Idea

A community must share a common view of good and justice


Aristotle (Politics [c.332 BCE], 1253a17)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Politics', ed/tr. Sinclair,T.A. /Saunders,T. [Penguin 1992], p.60