David Hume

David Hume

was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We have no other notion of cause and effect, but that of certain objects, which have always conjoin'd together, and which in all past instances have been found inseparable. We cannot penetrate into the reason of the conjunction. We only observe the thing itself, and always find that from the constant conjunction the objects acquire an union in the imagination.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Enthusiasm, being the infirmity of bold and ambitious tempers, is naturally accompanied with a spirit of liberty; as superstition,on the contrary, renders men tame and abject, and fits them for slavery.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Be a philosopher but, amid all your philosophy be still a man.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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