Joseph Butler Quote

Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and violate his real proper nature.


Fifteen Sermons Preached at the Rolls Chapel... (ed. 1726)

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Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and...

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Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and...

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Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and...

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Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and...