Herbert Spencer quotes

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Science is organized knowledge.
People are beginning to see that the first requisite to success in life is to be a good animal.
The preservation of health is a duty. Few seem conscious that there is such a thing as physical morality.
The more specific idea of evolution now reached is--a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent he ...
A living thing is distinguished from a dead thing by the multiplicity of the changes at any moment taking place in it.
No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy ti ...
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.
Hero-worship is strongest where there is least regard for human freedom.
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools.
The Republican form of government is the highest form of government; but because of this it requires the highest type of human nat ...
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