Where some people are very wealthy and others have nothing, the result will be either extreme democracy or absolute oligarchy, or despotism will come from either of those excesses.
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Aristotle. Politics. 350 BC, bk. 4, 1296a 1-3.
Aristotle. Politics. Translated by Sir Ernest Barker and R. F. Barker Stalley. Oxford UP, 2009, bk. 4, 1296a, l. 1-3.