Jeremy Bentham

Jeremy Bentham

English philosopher, economist and legal theorist, the founder of utilitarianism
Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, --will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, --or to diminish something of their pains.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The said truth is that it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How is property given? By restraining liberty; that is, by taking it away so far as necessary for the purpose. How is your house made yours? By debarring every one else from the liberty of entering it without your leave.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
O Logic: born gatekeeper to the Temple of Science, victim of capricious destiny: doomed hitherto to be the drudge of pedants: come to the aid of thy master, LegislationMore Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is with government as with medicine, its only business is the choice of evils. Every law is an evil, for every law is an infraction of liberty.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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