Nikolai Berdyaev On Man’s Desire For His Own Kingdom

The greatest temptation of human history is the temptation to exercise sovereignty and in it there is concealed a most powerful enslaving force…The whole disquieting and tangled problem of sovereignty is bound up with the fact that man has a natural disposition to dominate others. He is in search of his kingdom and he devotes his strength to the establishment of it, but his kingdom makes him a slave.

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