Thomas Hobbes Quote

And as to the faculties of the mind, setting aside the arts grounded upon words, and especially that skill of proceeding upon generall, and infallible rules, called Science; which very few have, and but in few things; as being not a native faculty, born within us; nor attained, (as Prudence,) while we look after somewhat else.


Leviathan (1651), ed. C. B. Macpherson (1968), Part 1, Chapter 13

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