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We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis Charles Henri Clérel, Viscount de Tocqueville was a French diplomat, political scientist, and historian. He was best known for his works Democracy in America and The Old Regime and the Revolution . In both he analyzed the improved living standards and social conditions of individuals, as well as their relationship to the market and state in Western societies. Democracy in America was published after Tocqueville's travels in the United States and is today considered an early work of sociology and political science.

Birth: 1805-08-29

Died: 1859-04-16

Nickname: Alexis Charles Henri Clérel de Tocqueville

Profession: Historian,magistrate,jurist

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