But the most common and durable source of factions has been the various and unequal distribution of property.

from Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, James Madison – Federalist No. 10 on Rap Genius

Meaning

Where not everyone has the same amount of property, not everyone will have the same interest in the development/advancement of government. The less property one has, the less likely they are to get involved or care.

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