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Article I – Men are born and remain free and equal in rights. Social distinctions can be founded only on the common good.



Article I – Men are born and remain free and equal in rights. Social distinctions can be founded only on the common good.

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French
Article I – Les hommes naissent et demeurent libres et égaux en droits. Les distinctions sociales ne peuvent être fondées que sur l’utilité commune.

German
Artikel 1 – Die Menschen werden frei und gleich an Rechten geboren und bleiben es. Gesellschaftliche Unterschiede dürfen nur im allgemeinen Nutzen begründet sein.

Italian
Art. I. – Gli uomini nascono e restano liberi ed uguali nei diritti; quindi le distinzioni sociali non possono esser fondate che sull'utilità comune.

Spanish
Art. I. – Los hombres nacen y permanecen libres e iguales en derechos. Las distinciones sociales sólo podrán fundarse en la utilidad pública.




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