Thomas Hobbes

January 01, 1700 - January 01, 1700
"The first and fundamental law of Nature ... is "to seek peace and follow it." The second, the sum of the right of Nature ... is, "by all means we can to defend ourselves."source: Leviathan, 1651.natural law, peace, self-defense

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