David Hume

David Hume

was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism
It is a certain rule that wit and passion are entirely incompatible. When the affections are moved, there is no place for the imagination.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All knowledge degenerates into probability.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It seems certain, that though a man, in a flush of humour, after intense reflection on the many contradictions and imperfections of human reason, may entirely renounce all belief and opinion, it is impossible for him to persevere in this total scepticism, or make it appear in his conduct for a few hours.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No human testimony can have such force as to prove a miracle, and make it a just foundation for any such system of religionMore David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of all sciences there is none where first appearances are more deceitful than in politics.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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