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  • It was inevitable, too, that ancient monarchies should enlist polytheistic conceptions of divine or half-divine men in support of the dynasties; "Seu deos regesve canit deorum Sanguinem," Horace (Odes, iv.
  • Today, monarchies have vanished from much of the world, except as tabloid fodder and tourist attractions.
  • Monarchies with any real, significant power are just waiting out the clock.
  • For many of the same reasons as monarchies, dictatorships are inherently warlike.
  • "I am an admirer of Montesquieu," replied Prince Andrew, "and his idea that le principe des monarchies est l'honneur me parait incontestable.

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