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The end of law is not to abolish or restrain,
by John Locke

The end of law is not to abolish or restrain,
but to preserve and enlarge freedom.
For in all the states of created beings capable of law,
where there is no law, there is no freedom.
- John Locke

Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small,
they gall and pinch us; but if too large,
they cause us to stumble and to trip.
- John Locke

Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight,
which any present or absent thing is apt to produce in him,
has the idea we call love.
- John Locke

It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error,
and another to put him in possession of the truth.
- John Locke

 

We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character,
from those who are around us.
- John Locke

To prejudge other men's notions before we have looked
into them is not to show their darkness but to put out our own eyes.
- John Locke

Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.
- John Locke

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Fashion for the most part is nothing but the ostentation of riches.
- John Locke

It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
- John Locke

It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line,
though he cannot with it fathom all the depths of the ocean.
- John Locke

Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.
- John Locke

There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected
questions of a child than the discourses of men.
- John Locke

To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for
regulating human society,
that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality.
- John Locke

All wealth is the product of labor.
- John Locke

As people are walking all the time, in the same spot,
a path appears.
- John Locke

The discipline of desire is the background of character.
- John Locke

There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt
another in the current of his discourse.
- John Locke

What worries you, masters you.
- John Locke

Parents wonder why the streams are bitter,
when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
- John Locke

One unerring mark of the love of truth is not entertaining
any proposition with greater assurance than the proofs
it is built upon will warrant.
- John Locke

Things of this world are in so constant a flux,
that nothing remains long in the same state.
- John Locke

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world
if words were taken for what they are,
the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
- John Locke

Where there is no property there is no injustice.
- John Locke

The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it.
- John Locke

I have spent more than half a lifetime trying to express the tragic moment.
- John Locke

Our deeds disguise us.
People need endless time to try on their deeds,
until each knows the proper deeds for him to do.
But every day, every hour, rushes by.
There is no time.
- John Locke

Education begins the gentleman, but reading,
good company and reflection must finish him.
- John Locke

New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed,
without anyother reason but because they are not already common.
- John Locke

Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use,
truth and knowledge nothing.
- John Locke

The dread of evil is a much more forcible principle
of human actions than the prospect of good.
- John Locke

Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge;
it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
- John Locke

I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.
- John Locke

All men are liable to error; and most men are,
in many points, by passion or interest,
under temptation to it.
- John Locke

Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection
or regard of the understanding.
- John Locke

The improvement of understanding is for two ends:
first,
our own increase of knowledge; secondly,
to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.
- John Locke

The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
- John Locke

No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
- John Locke

Every man has a property in his own person.
This nobody has a right to, but himself.
- John Locke

An excellent man, like precious metal,
is in every way invariable; A villain,
like the beams of a balance, is always varying,
upwards and downwards.
- John Locke

All mankind...
being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life,
health, liberty or possessions.
- John Locke

A sound mind in a sound body, is a short,
but full description of a happy state in this World:
he that has these two,
has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them,
will be little the better for anything else.
- John Locke

The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed
by God on the children of men.
It has God for its author; salvation for its end,
and truth without any mixture for its matter.
It is all pure.
- John Locke

I attribute the little I know to my not having been
ashamed to ask for information,
and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions
of men on those topics that form their own peculiar
professions and pursuits.
- John Locke

Courage doesn't always roar.
Sometimes courage is the quiet voice
at the end of the day, saying,
"I will try again tomorrow."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent
about things that matter.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Capture a shadow,
dance with the wind,
stand in a rainbow,
begin at the end.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world,
the master calls a butterfly.
- Richard Bach

Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
If you concentrate on what you don't have,
you will never, ever have enough.
- Oprah Winfrey

Begin with the end in mind.
- Stephen Covey

The way of success:
Visualize the end result,
Plan, Take action, Persevere,
Re-plan, Take action, Persevere.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Everything is okay in the end.
If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
- Anonymous

Eternity:
I am drawn to the wild edge of the ocean of my being
My curiosity unbound, I test the limits
of the limitless and the boundaries of the timeless.
I walk the path - the way - the way of ways -
to the end which is not an end.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People in their handlings of affairs
often fail when they are about to succeed.
If one remains as careful at the end
as he was at the beginning,
there will be no failure.
- Lao Tzu

I do the very best I know how -
the very best I can;
and I mean to keep on doing so until the end.
- Abraham Lincoln

It is the journey that matters, in the end
- Ursula K. Le Guin

If you do not change direction,
you may end up where you are heading.
- Lao Tzu

The truth is incontrovertible,
malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it,
but in the end; there it is.
- Winston Churchill

A bend in the road is not the end of the road
unless you fail to make the turn.
- Anonymous

The wise man looks back into the past,
and does not grieve over what is far off,
nor rejoice over what is near;
for he knows that time is without end.
- Lao Tzu

What we call the beginning is often the end.
And to make an end is to make a beginning.
The end is where we start from.
- T. S. Eliot

We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all of our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time
- T. S. Eliot

I walk the path - the way - the way of ways -
to the end that is not an end.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Happiness isn't at the end of the rainbow.
Happiness is at the beginning of the rainbow.
Following the rainbow is happiness,
not getting to the end of it.
- Werner Erhard

If it is surely the means to the highest end we know,
can any work be humble or disgusting?
Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder,
the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau

Let's have faith that right makes might;
and in that faith let us, to the end,
dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln

It is good to have an end to journey towards;
but it is the journey that matters in the end.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

And in the end, it's not
the years in your life that count,
it's the life in your years.
- Abraham Lincoln

To be what we are,
and to become what we are capable of becoming,
is the only end in life.
- Baruch Spinoza

I have always held firmly to the thought
that each one of us can do a little
to bring some portion of misery to an end.
- Albert Schweitzer

Accept everything about yourself - I mean everything.
You are you and that is the beginning and the end -
no apologies, no regrets.
- Henry Kissinger

"Begin at the beginning," the King said, very gravely,
"and go on till you come to the end: then stop."
- Lewis Carroll


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