David Hume Quote

That which renders morality an active principle and constitutes virtue our happiness, and vice our misery: it is probable, I say, that this final sentence depends on some internal sense or feeling, which nature has made universal in the whole species.


The Philosophical Works (ed. 1964)

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That which renders morality an active principle and constitutes virtue our happiness, and vice our misery: it is probable, I say, that this final...

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That which renders morality an active principle and constitutes virtue our happiness, and vice our misery: it is probable, I say, that this final...

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That which renders morality an active principle and constitutes virtue our happiness, and vice our misery: it is probable, I say, that this final...

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That which renders morality an active principle and constitutes virtue our happiness, and vice our misery: it is probable, I say, that this final...