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  1. The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.

  2. The said truth is that it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong.

  3. Tyranny and anarchy are never far apart.

  4. Every law is an infraction of liberty.

  5. Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.

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  6. As to the evil which results from a censorship, it is impossible to measure it, for it is impossible to tell where it ends.

  7. The schoolmaster is abroad! And I trust to him armed with his primer against the soldier in full military array.

  8. All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil.

  9. 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.

  10. The question is not, "Can they reason?" nor, "Can they talk?" but rather, "Can they suffer?"

  11. The principle of asceticism never was, nor ever can be, consistently pursued by any living creature. Let but one tenth part of the inhabitants of the earth pursue it consistently, and in a day's time they will have turned it into a Hell.

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When was Jeremy Bentham birthday? Jeremy Bentham was born on October 16.

Who is Jeremy Bentham? Some facts about Jeremy Bentham from biography. Wikipedia: He was a political radical, and a leading theorist in Anglo-American philosophy of law. He is best known for his advocacy of utilitarianism, for the concept of animal rights, and his opposition to the idea of natural rights, with his oft-quoted statement that the idea of such rights is "n... Read more about Jeremy Bentham on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Jeremy Bentham on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Jeremy Bentham on Amazon to get more reference.


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