Quotation by John Locke

He that will consider the infinite power, wisdom, and goodness of the Creator of all things, will find reason to think it was not all laid out upon so inconsiderable, mean, and impotent a creature as he will find man to be; who, in all probability, is one of the lowest of all intellectual beings.
John Locke (1632–1704), British philosopher. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, bk. 4, ch. 3, sect. 23, p. 553, ed. P. Nidditch, Oxford, Clarendon Press (1975).
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