Single Idea 2816

[catalogued under 25. Society / E. State Functions / 1. The Law / a. Legal system]

Full Idea

Easy change from established laws to new laws means weakening the power of the law.

Gist of Idea

If it is easy to change the laws, that makes them weaker


Aristotle (Politics [c.332 BCE], 1269a23)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Politics', ed/tr. Sinclair,T.A. /Saunders,T. [Penguin 1992], p.139