The possession of power unavoidably spoils the free use of reason.
Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)
Contributed by: Zaady
Act only on that maxim whereby thou canst at the same time will that it should become a universal law.
I had to set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.
In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so.
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; ere long she shall appear to vindicate thee.
The more we come in contact with animals and observe their behaviour, the more we love them, for we see how great is their care of the young.
The death of dogma is the birth of reality.
Morality is not really the doctrine of how to make ourselves happy but of how we are to be worthy of happiness.
The universal and lasting establishment of peace constitutes not merely a part, but the whole final purpose and end of the science of right as viewed within the limits of reason.
Source: The Science of Right
Prudence reproaches; conscience accuses.
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