New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.
Quote by John Locke
John Locke Quotes
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they...
I find every sect, as far as reason will help them, make use of it...
Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.
Fashion for the most part is nothing but the ostentation of riches.
I have spent more than half a lifetime trying to express the tragic moment.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for...
The thoughts that come often unsought, and, as it were, drop into the mind, are...
Freedom of men under government is to have a standing rule to live by, common...
Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each...
All wealth is the product of labor.
The discipline of desire is the background of character.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion...
Habits wear more constantly and with greatest force than reason, which, when we have most...
An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the...
To prejudge other men's notions before we have looked into them is not to show...
As people are walking all the time, in the same spot, a path appears.