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John Locke

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Biography - John Locke:

English philosopher and physician.
Born: 1632 - Died: 1704
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it.
John Locke




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Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.”
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No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.”
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All men are liable to error and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.”
John Locke - An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
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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.”
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I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.”
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The necessity of pursuing true Happiness is the foundation of liberty.”
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