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John Locke

Top 10 John Locke Quotes,  English
Total Quotes : 26
Temptation Interest Most

All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.

- John Locke

Preservation Other

Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.

- John Locke

Independent Mankind Harm

All mankind... being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions.

- John Locke

Strength Other Guard

Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.

- John Locke

Education Begins

Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.

- John Locke

Brainy Masters Worries

What worries you, masters you.

- John Locke

Teach Easier Than

It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.

- John Locke

Riches Most Part

Fashion for the most part is nothing but the ostentation of riches.

- John Locke

Himself His Person

Every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has a right to, but himself.

- John Locke

Finance Small Incomes

Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.

- John Locke

Work Wealth Product

All wealth is the product of labor.

- John Locke

Improvement Own Deliver

The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.

- John Locke

Law Created Abolish

The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom. For in all the states of created beings capable of law, where there is no law, there is no freedom.

- John Locke

God Bible Salvation

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.

- John Locke

Fountain Why Streams

Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.

- John Locke

Thoughts Brainy Always

I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.

- John Locke

Knowledge Here His

No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.

- John Locke

Words Ideas Fewer

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.

- John Locke

Color Like Our

We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character, from those who are around us.

- John Locke

Love Determine Cases

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.

- John Locke