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Jeremy Bentham
(1748-1832) born on
Feb 15
English philosopher, economist, jurist. He was the earliest and chief expounder of Utilitarianism.
         
   
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The schoolmaster is abroad! And I trust to him armed with his primer against the soldier in full military array.

R
He who thinks and thinks for himself, will always have a claim to thanks; it is no matter whether it be right or wrong, so as it be explicit. If it is right, it will serve as a guide to direct; if wrong, as a beacon to warn.
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Every law is an infraction of liberty.
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It is the greatest good to the greatest number of people which is the measure of right and wrong.
K
As to the evil which results from censorship, it is impossible to measure it, because it is impossible to tell where it ends.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Speech, 29 Jan. 1828, to House of Commons, on educational reform.
R: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: "On Liberty of the Press and Public Discussion
   


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