Jeremy Bentham

Jeremy Bentham

English philosopher, economist and legal theorist, the founder of utilitarianism
The principle of asceticism never was, nor ever can be, consistently pursued by any living creature. Let but one tenth part of the inhabitants of the earth pursue it consistently, and in a day's time they will have turned it into a Hell.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Reputation is the road to powerMore Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tyranny and anarchy are never far apart.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We may scatter the seeds of courtesy and kindness about us at little expense. Some of them will fall on good ground, and grow up into benevolence in the minds of others, and all of them will bear fruit of happiness in the bosom whence they spring.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The question is not can animals speak but can they suffer.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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