Thomas Hobbes Quote: “The praise of ancient authors proceeds…”

The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.

Thomas Hobbes


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