Do nothing, only keep agitating, debating; and things will destroy themselves.

Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) Scottish essayist and historian
The French Revolution: A History, Part 1, Book 6, ch. 3 (1.6.3) (1837)

On the inactivity of the elected National Assembly leading up to the Revolution.

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