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Francis Bacon

Essayist, Philosopher, Statesman

1561-1626

 

The best armor is to keep out of gunshot.



Cesare Beccaria
1738—1794
Italian Jurist, Philosopher and Politician

best known for his treatise

On Crimes and Punishments (1764)


It is better to prevent crimes than to punish them.

 

Daniel J. Boorstin

Historian, Professor, Attorney, and Writer

1914-2004

 

The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge.



Kenneth E. Boulding
 Kenneth Ewart Boulding

Economist

1910-1993

 

Nothing fails like success because we don't learn from it.We learn only from failure.

 

 

 

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