David Hume Quote

It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.


Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects...: An enquiry concerning human understanding. A dissertation on the passions (ed. 1770)

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It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.

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It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.

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It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.

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It is certain that the easy and obvious philosophy will always, with the generality of mankind, have preference above the accurate.