Jeremy Bentham

Jeremy Bentham

English philosopher, economist and legal theorist, the founder of utilitarianism
Natural rights is simple nonsense: natural and imprescriptible rights, rhetorical nonsense—nonsense upon stilts.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Prose is when all the lines except the last go on to the end. Poetry is when some of them fall short of it.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As to the evil which results from a censorship, it is impossible to measure it, for it is impossible to tell where it ends.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [10/13/2011 11:10:52]
Publicity is the very soul of justice. It is the keenest spur to exertion, and the surest of all guards against improbity.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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