Ethics Scholars and Quotes

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Name as many MacIntrye quotes for VE
'where the virtues are the vices may also flourish', 'moral vacuum', 'an acquired human quality...which enables us to achieve goods', 'concepts of truth and rationality have become as it were free floating'
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Name as many Aristotle quotes for VE
'happiness depends upon ourselves', 'virtuous actions must be pleasurable in themselves', 'we are what we repeatedly do... excellence then is not act but a habit'.
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Name as many Anscombe quotes for VE
'the concepts of obligation, and duty, and moral 'ought', ought to be jettisoned', 'rests on the motion of a law without a lawgiver'
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Name as many Foot quotes for VE
'it is the will that is good in a man of virtue'
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Name as many as Kant quotes for FW and D
'ought implies can', 'in morals, the proper adn inestimable worth of an absoutely good will consists precisely in the freedom of the principle of action from all influences'
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Name as many Kane quotes for FW and D
'our actions may flow from our character and yet still are free from determinism'
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Name as many Spinoza quotes for FW and D
'experiences teaches us that me think for themselves...conscious of their actions and ignorant of the causes of them'
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Name as many Honderich quotes for FW and D
'all our choices, decisions and actions are no more than effects of necessitated events'
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Name as many Raphael quotes for FW and D
'the belief that human actions, like other events are determined necessitated by their causes'
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Name as many G.E.Moore quotes for FW and D
'I am free in performing an action if I could have done otherwise if I had chosen to do'
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Name as many Searle quotes for FW and D
'freedom lives in the gap between the reasons we have for doing something and actually doing it'
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Name as many Hume quotes for FW and D
'by liberty, we can only mean a power of acting or not acting'
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Name as many Plato quotes for FW and D
'your destiny shall not be allocated to you, but you shall choose it for yourself'
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Name as many Swinburne quotes for FW and D
'God shuts off his foreknowledge in order to leave us free'
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Name as many Satre quotes for FW and D
'manis condemned to be free, because once thrown into the world he is responsible for everything he does'
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'happiness depends upon ourselves', 'virtuous actions must be pleasurable in themselves', 'we are what we repeatedly do... excellence then is not act but a habit'.

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Name as many Aristotle quotes for VE

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'the concepts of obligation, and duty, and moral 'ought', ought to be jettisoned', 'rests on the motion of a law without a lawgiver'

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'it is the will that is good in a man of virtue'

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'ought implies can', 'in morals, the proper adn inestimable worth of an absoutely good will consists precisely in the freedom of the principle of action from all influences'

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