David Hume

Died: August 25, 1776, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

David Hume was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, skepticism, and naturalism.

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'Should' implies Ethics, and "ought" to rotate AROUND the passions.

I am tired of hearing universal pleas of reason over passion, or the other way around. This particular hierarchy is a simplistic rationalization of justification for one's intellectual legacy. Enough of these canopy conversations, from what tradition do you pull your ethical claims?

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