Thomas Hobbes

1588 - 1679

A Quote by Thomas Hobbes on force, fraud, and war

Force, and fraud, are in war the two cardinal virtues.

Thomas Hobbes (1588 - 1679)

Source: Leviathan

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A Quote by Thomas Hobbes on darkness

I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark.

Thomas Hobbes (1588 - 1679)

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A Quote by Thomas Hobbes on defense, liberty, men, and peace

That a man be willing, when others are so too, as far forth as for peace and defense of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things; and be contented with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself.

Thomas Hobbes (1588 - 1679)

Source: Leviathan, 1651

Contributed by: Zaady

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