“Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.” – John Locke

John Locke's Two Treatise on Government

Portrait of John Locke, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Locke was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.

English philosopher, John Locke. This is one of themes of my book "How to Wake Up" (substituting "people" for "men" of course).

"Men always forget that human happiness is a disposition of mind and not a condition of circumstances" -John Locke

All mankind… being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions.  Quote by John Locke     Topics: Equality Quotes, Freedom Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Morals Quotes

He became a highly influential philosopher, writing about such topics as political philosophy, epistemology, and education. Locke's writings helped found modern Western philosophy.

▶ An Epic Argument about Political Philosophy. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke: Two Philosophers Compared - YouTube

Thomas Hobbes~English materialist and political philosopher who advocated absolute sovereignty as the only kind of government that could resolve problems caused by the selfishness of human beings

John Locke (1632-1704). English philosopher whose principles where used for Declaration of Independence

John Locke John Locke FRS was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism.

John Locke's philosophical contribution to children's literature is idea that a child's mind at birth was like a blank slate ready to be written upon and thereby receive knowledge, namely appropriate material.

Which Philosopher Are You?

John Locke - Widely known as the Father of Classical Liberalism, was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.

John Locke orange smile at Kate, who is torn about having to take a dead man's boots. The directors were trying to give him almost a fancifully sinister sort if appeal. It was a good job. :)

John Locke orange smile at Kate, who is torn about having to take a dead man& boots. I love the look she gives him and how he turns away all ashamed.

Lost Quotes - John Locke by p!o, via Flickr

dont tell me what I cant do - Jhon Locke from Lost. I love the idea of this image placing a photo within text.

John Locke

Locke_in_Wheelchair ableism and masculinity in lost

John Locke. Known as the Father of Classical Liberalism, was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.

"A sound mind in a sound body, is a short but full description of a happy state in this world." - John Locke, Some Thoughts Concerning Education

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