“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Wednesday, December 24, 2008
He that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
Luke 14:11 For all who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.