John Locke

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John Locke

John Locke

Where there is no desire, there will be no industry.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Practice conquers the habit of doing, without reflecting on the rule.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character, from those who are around us.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Reading furnishes the mind only with material for knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The discipline of desire is the background of character.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Freedom of men under government is to have a standing rule to live by, common to every one of that society, and made by the legislative power vested in it; a liberty to follow my own will in all things, when the rule prescribes not, and not to be subject to the inconstant, unknown, arbitrary will of another man.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Logic is the anatomy of thought.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but little improved, and thus men of much reading, though greatly learned, but may be little knowing.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Where there is no property there is no injustice.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The visible mark of extraordinary wisdom and power appear so plainly in all the works of creation.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this World: he that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be little the better for anything else.More John Locke [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All mankind... being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:38]
All wealth is the product of labor.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:50]
Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight, which any present or absent thing is apt to produce in him, has the idea we call love.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:01]
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:14]
It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line, though he cannot with it fathom all the depths of the ocean.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:19]
It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and another to put him in possession of the truth.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:25]
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:37]
The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of men. It has God for its author; salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture for its matter. It is all pure.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:30]
The dread of evil is a much more forcible principle of human actions than the prospect of good.More John Locke [08/03/2011 02:08:43]

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