Thomas Hobbes

Died: December 4, 1679, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Thomas Hobbes, in some older texts Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, was an English philosopher who is considered one of the founders of modern political philosophy.

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Its Fiction's Fault, I Seam to Remember

For all those that feel philosophy and religion are 'sui generis', the winner with the lowest body count wins. Ethical systems prevail where the sanctity of human life is a fiction with a disastrous track record. Aristotle's contemplative ethics is a good place to start.

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