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Biography - Thomas Hobbes:

English philosopher.
Born: 1588 - Died: 1679
Period:
17th century
16th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

During the time men live without a common power to keep them all in awe, they are in that conditions called war and such a war, as if of every man, against every man.




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No man's error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.
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The privilege of absurdity; to which no living creature is subject but man only.
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True and False are attributes of speech, not of things. And where speech is not, there is neither Truth nor Falsehood.
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Such is the nature of men, that howsoever they may acknowledge many others to be more witty, or more eloquent, or more learned yet they will hardly believe there be many so wise as themselves.
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Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.
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