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Utopia

Utopia

  

by Thomas More

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Utopia Wealth Quotes

How we cite our quotes: (Book.Page) based on the 1989 Cambridge University Press edition

Quote #10

When I run over in my mind the various commonwealths flourishing today, so help me God, I can see in them nothing but a conspiracy of the rich, who are fattening up their own interests under the name and title of the commonwealth. (2.108)

We're noticing a switch here in Hythloday's tone. Earlier, his attacks on Europe were more indirect, but now, he's directly calling countries out. Which tactic is more effective?

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