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" How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature, which interest him in the fortune of others, and render their happiness necessary to him, though he derives nothing from it except the pleasure of seeing it. "
Professional Ethics Education: Studies in Compassionate Empathy - Página 31
por Bruce Maxwell - 2008 - 198 páginas
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The History of Moral Science, Volumen2

Robert Blakey - 1833
...opinions, habits, and sentiments of those with whom we are upon terms of intimacy and friendship. " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...principles in his nature which interest him in the fortunes of others, and render their happiness necessary to him, though he derives nothing from it...
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The Image of God in Man: Four Sermons, Preached Before the Univeristy of ...

William Harness - 1841 - 110 páginas
...around us for information on this subject, we shall find most sufficient reasons for believing that 2 " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...nothing from it except the pleasure of seeing it. Of this kind is pity or compassion, the emotion which we feel for the misery of others when we either...
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The theory of moral sentiments, or, An essay towards an analysis of the ...

Adam Smith - 1853
...OF ACTION, CONSISTING OF THREE SECTIONS SECTION L OF THE SENSE OF PROPRIETY* CHAPTER I. Of Sympathy. How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...nothing from it, except the pleasure of seeing it. Of this kind is pity or compassion, the emotion which we feel for the misery of others, when we either...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

1860
...essentiale was utility. Against this conclusion Smith's " Theory " was the earliest reaction. He says, — " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...nothing from it except the pleasure of seeing it." " To denote this fellow-feeling with any passion whatever," — he uses the term sympathy — which...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volumen2

1860
...essentiale was utility. Against this conclusion Smith's " Theory " was the earliest reaction. He says, —" How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...principles in his nature which interest him in the fortunes of others, and render their happiness necessary to him, though he derives nothing from it...
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Journal

Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland - 1861
...adopt the manners and prefer the interests of those they lived with. There are principles of man's nature which interest him in the fortune of others,...render their happiness necessary to him, though he derive nothing from itbut the pleasure of seeing it. The sociability of the Irish, their greater ease...
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Essays On, I. Moral Sentiments: II. Astronomical Inquiries; III. Formation ...

Adam Smith - 1869 - 473 páginas
...Part I. — Of the Propriety of Action. SEC. I.— OF THE SENSE OF PROPRIETY. CHAP. I.— Of Sympathy. How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...nothing from it except the pleasure of seeing it. Of this kind is pity or compassion, the emotion which we feel for the misery of others, when we either...
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A Handbook of Phrenology

Cornelius Donovan - 1870 - 192 páginas
...sentiments, brings Sympathy into the foreground, and makes it the source of nearly every moral affection. " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...principles in his nature which interest him in the fortunes of others, and render their happiness necessary to him, though he derives nothing from it...
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A Philosophical Treatise on the Nature and Constitution of Man, Volumen2

George Harris - 1876
...in the desire of evil, to some being. Conscience, however, probably bears its part in both these * " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...principles in his nature which interest him in the fortunes of others, and render their happiness necessary to him, though he derives nothing from it...
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Principles of Political Economy, Volumen1

Wilhelm Roscher, Louis Wolowski, John Joseph Lalor - 1878
...sentence of his Theory of the Moral Sentiments, which is a full resume of his theory, is as follows: "How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are...nothing from it, except the pleasure of seeing it." And this is no empty declaration on his part. It is the thought which of all in his book is nearest...
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