Lisa's Dune Encyclopedia

A World is Supported by Four Things

When Gaius first meets Paul, she tells him:

A world is supported by four things:
the learning of the wise,
the justice of the great,
the prayers of the righteous
and the valor of the brave.

But all of these are as nothing without a ruler who knows the art of ruling.

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