Thomas Robert Malthus

Thomas Robert Malthus

English scholar, influential in political economy and demography.
The constant effort towards population, which is found even in the most vicious societies, increases the number of people before the means of subsistence are increased.More Thomas Robert Malthus quotes [07/21/2011 09:07:54]
In a state therefore of great equality and virtue, where pure and simple manners prevailed, the increase of the human species would evidently be much greater than any increase that has been hitherto known.More Thomas Robert Malthus quotes [07/21/2011 09:07:16]
I do not know that any writer has supposed that on this earth man will ultimately be able to live without food.More Thomas Robert Malthus quotes [07/21/2011 09:07:04]
The ordeal of virtue is to resist all temptation to evil.More Thomas Robert Malthus quotes [07/21/2011 09:07:25]
Each pursues his own theory, little solicitous to correct or improve it by an attention to what is advanced by his opponents.More Thomas Robert Malthus quotes [07/21/2011 09:07:57]

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