Why should i be Governed quotes (note, made to be converted into audio)
Hobbes- state of nature. Quote. “War of all against all”.
Quote. “Solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short.”
Quote. “Continual fear and danger of violent death”.
Quote. “In such condition there is no place for industry, because the fruits thereof is uncertain; and consequently no culture of the earth. Dot dot dot. No account of time; no arts; no letters, no society”.
Hobbes- law of nature. Quote. “that every man ought to endeavour peace, as far as he has hope of obtaining it, and when he cannot obtain it, that he may seek, and use, all helps and advantages of war”.
Locke-state of nature. Quote. “But though this be a state of liberty, it is not a state of license”.
Locke- Law of nature. Quote. “the state of nature has a law of nature which obliges everyone.”
Locke law of nature. Quote. “No one ought to harm another in his life, liberty or possessions.”
Locke-Punishment in the state of nature. Quote. “The execution of the law of nature, in that state, is put into every man’s hands, whereby everyone has a right to punish the transgressors of that law to such a degree, as may hinder its violation”.
Locke- on progressing from state of nature to government. Quote. “men being free, equal and independent, no one can be put out of this estate and subjected to political power of another without his own consent, which is done by agreeing with other men to join and unite into a community for their comfortably, safe and peaceful living. Dot dot dot. And thus every man by consenting with others to make one body politic under government, puts himself in an obligation to everyone of that society to submit to the determination of the majority”.
Max Weber-Power definition. Quote. “Power is the probability that one actor within a social relationship will be in a position to carry out his will despite resistance”.
Steven Lukes-power definition. Quote. “A exercises power over B when A affects B in a manner contrary to…