John Locke Quotes.
Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character, from those who are around us.
The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
Where there is no property there is no injustice.
What worries you, masters you.
Success in fighting means not coming at your opponent the way he wants to fight you.
The dread of evil is a much more forcible principle of human actions than the prospect of good.
I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for information, and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions of men on those topics that form their own peculiar professions and pursuits.
I have no reason to suppose that he, who would take away my Liberty, would not when he had me in his Power, take away everything else.
As people are walking all the time, in the same spot, a path appears.
Where there is no desire, there will be no industry.
The most precious of all possessions is power over ourselves.
Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each knows the proper deeds for him to do. But every day, every hour, rushes by. There is no time.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Liberty is to be free from restraint and violence from others
All wealth is the product of labor.