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Unformatted text preview: devotion---let men remove riches from their temples; whoever does otherwise shall suffer the vengeance of heaven---let no one have private gods---and neither new gods nor strange gods, unless publicly acknowledged, are to be worshiped privately. 3) The function of Magistrates is to superintend and prescribe all things which are just and useful, and in accordance with the law. It is said that the law is set over the magistrates and the magistrates are set over the people. Therefore, he said the magistrate is a speaking law, and the law is a silent magistrate. 4) Cicero compared to Aristotle forms of government are the same. They both believed that there were three primary true forms of government, namely, monarchy, aristocracy, and the constitutional state....
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- Spring '08