William Godwin

Patience

William Godwin quote : It is necessary for …

It is necessary for him who would endure existence with patience that he should conceive himself to be something –…

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Government

William Godwin quote : Above all we should …

Above all we should not forget that government is an evil, a usurpation upon the private judgement and individual conscience…

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Happiness

William Godwin quote : The cause of justice …

The cause of justice is the cause of humanity. Its advocates should overflow with universal good will. We should love…

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Future

William Godwin quote : My thoughts will be …

My thoughts will be taken up with the future or the past, with what is to come or what has…

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Education

William Godwin quote : Government will not fail …

Government will not fail to employ education, to strengthen its hands, and perpetuate its institutions. William Godwin

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Education

William Godwin quote : As the true object …

As the true object of education is not to render the pupil the mere copy of his preceptor, it is…

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Education

William Godwin quote : Let us not in …

Let us not, in the eagerness of our haste to educate, forget all the ends of education. William Godwin

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Positive

William Godwin quote : It is questionless desirable …

It is questionless desirable in all ordinary cases, wherever positive law is established, to restrain ourselves within the letter of…

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William Godwin

William Godwin (3 March 1756 – 7 April 1836) was an English journalist, political philosopher and novelist. He is considered…

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