Voltaire Quotes For Ethical and Political Questions and Essays

Judge of a man by his questions rather than by his answers. I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it. Common sense is genius in homespun. II Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities. Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do. If there were no God, … Continue reading Voltaire Quotes For Ethical and Political Questions and Essays

Jeremy Bentham’s Quotes – Father of Utilitarianism

Jeremy Bentham Quotes The said truth is that it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong. The question is not, can they reason? Nor, can they talk? But, can they suffer? Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet. Every law is an infraction of liberty. Lawyers … Continue reading Jeremy Bentham’s Quotes – Father of Utilitarianism

Gramsci, Follower of Marxism – Quotes for Essay and Ethics

Gramsci Pessimism of the spirit; optimism of the will. I’m a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will. The challenge of modernity is to live without illusions and without becoming disillusioned. To tell the truth is revolutionary. I turn and turn in my cell like a fly that doesn’t know where to die. All men are intellectuals… but not all men have … Continue reading Gramsci, Follower of Marxism – Quotes for Essay and Ethics

John Locke Quotes – Use to defend Liberal State and Preserving Democracy

John Locke I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts. Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours. All mankind… being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions. The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of … Continue reading John Locke Quotes – Use to defend Liberal State and Preserving Democracy

Rousseau’s Quotes – Father of French Revolution

Rousseau’s  Quotes are very important for Essay and Ethics Preparation. Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains. People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little. What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness? Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it. The world … Continue reading Rousseau’s Quotes – Father of French Revolution

​Machiavelli – Father of Realism Quotes

Machiavelli – Father of Realism Quotes It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both. If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared. The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him. Men judge generally more … Continue reading ​Machiavelli – Father of Realism Quotes

Western Political Thoughts- Socrates Quotes

Socrates Quotes An unexamined life is not worth living. True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing. To find yourself, think for yourself. I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. By all means marry: if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher. Let him that would move the world … Continue reading Western Political Thoughts- Socrates Quotes