David Hume

David Hume

was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism
..when, in my philosophical disquisitions, I deny a providence and a future state, I undermine not the foundations of society, but advance principles, which they themselves, upon their own topics, if they argue consistently, must allow to be solid and satisfactory.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Uncommon expressions are a disfigurement rather than an embellishment of discourse.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Moving from an objective statement of fact to a subjective statement of value does not work, because it leaves open questions that have not been answered.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Almost every one has a predominant inclination, to which his other desires and affections submit, and which governs him, though perhaps with some intervals, though the whole course of his life.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
of the world and drudgery of business , seeks a pretense of reason to give itself a full and uncontrolled indulgence.More David Hume quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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