Jeremy Bentham

Jeremy Bentham

English philosopher, economist and legal theorist, the founder of utilitarianism
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
Kind words cost no more than unkind ones . . . and we may scatter the seeds of courtesy and kindliness around us at so little expense. If you would fall into any extreme let it be on the side of gentleness. The human mind is so constructed that it resists vigor and yields to softness.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is vain to talk of the interest of the community, without understanding what is the interest of the individual.More Jeremy Bentham quotes [10/13/2011 11:10:09]

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