David Hume Quote

What would become of history, had we not a dependence on the veracity of the historian, according to the experience, what we have had of mankind?


§ 8.18 - An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (1748)

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What would become of history, had we not a dependence on the veracity of the historian, according to the experience, what we have had of mankind?

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What would become of history, had we not a dependence on the veracity of the historian, according to the experience, what we have had of mankind?

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What would become of history, had we not a dependence on the veracity of the historian, according to the experience, what we have had of mankind?

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What would become of history, had we not a dependence on the veracity of the historian, according to the experience, what we have had of mankind?