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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.

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

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

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    The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.

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    Man... hath by nature a power.... to preserve his property - that is, his life, liberty, and estate - against the injuries and attempts of other men.

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    Freedom of men under government is to have a standing rule to live by, common to every one of that society, and made by the legislative power vested in it; a liberty to follow my own will in all things, when the rule prescribes not, and not to be subject to the inconstant, unknown, arbitrary will of another man.

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    It is so vital to everybody who has a stake in the downtown. It is vital to anyone who lives here. It is going to put us on the map.

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

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

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