The Political Writings of St. Augustine
This collection, taken from the works of St. Augustine, has been arranged so as to give the reader an organized, comprehensive view of the great African saint's political ideas. These, no less than his ideas on sin, grace and predestination, have long been an object of study and controversy.
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Wherefore I see that I have not said enough , that this aiming after a happy life is
common to philosophers and Christians ; for I ought to say , common to all men ,
to all men whatsoever , good and bad . For both he who is good , is therefore ...
But such is the stupid pride of these men who fancy that the supreme good can
be found in this life , and that they can become happy by their own resources ,
that their wise man , or at least the man whom they fancifully depict as such , is ...
Happy shall he be that payeth thee ; unhappy thou , happy he . For what hast
thou done , and how shalt thou be repaid ? Listen : happy shall he be that
repayeth thee , as thou hast served us . What repayment meaneth he ? Herewith
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