Thomas Hobbes Quote: “Such is the nature of men…”

Such is the nature of men, that howsoever they may acknowledge many others to be more witty, or more eloquent, or more learned; yet they will hardly believe there be many so wise as themselves.

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Name: Thomas Hobbes
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: English
Birthday: April 5, 1588
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