I find every sect, as far as reason will help them, make use of it gladly; and where it fails them, they cry out, It is a matter of faith, and above reason
Quote by John Locke
To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that...
We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character,...
Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight, which any present or...
One unerring mark of the love of truth is not entertaining any proposition with greater...
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each...
An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the...
Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.
We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for...
Where there is no property there is no injustice.
A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a...
All wealth is the product of labor.
The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it.
He that judges without informing himself to the utmost that he is capable, cannot acquit...
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion...
Liberty is to be free from restraint and violence from others
The discipline of desire is the background of character.
The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
As people are walking all the time, in the same spot, a path appears.