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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. "
Lives of Eminent Persons - Página 9
por Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) - 1833 - 571 páginas
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A Philosophical Treatise on the Nature and Constitution of Man, Volumen2

George Harris - 1876
...Conscience, however, probably bears its part in both these * " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some 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 Evolution of Morality, Volumen1

Charles Staniland Wake - 1878
...when he says, at the opening of his chapter Of Sympathy, " how selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature,...of seeing it. Of this kind is pity or compassion." Mr Darwin, also, is of opinion that sympathy is an instinct " especially directed towards beloved objects,...
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Principles of Political Economy, Volumen1

Wilhelm Roscher - 1878
...Sentiments, which is a full resume of his theory, is as follows: "How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...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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Principles of Political Economy, Volumen1

Wilhelm Roscher, Louis Wolowski, John Joseph Lalor - 1878
...Sentiments, which is a full resume of his theory, is as follows: "How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...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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Adam Smith (1723-1790)

James Anson Farrer - 1881 - 201 páginas
...spirit of his philosophy. " How selfish soever," he begins, " man may be supposed, there are eviclehtly some principles in his nature which interest him in...nothing from it, except the pleasure of seeing it." So that pity or compassion, which Hobbes had explained as the consciousness of a possible misfortune...
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Life of Adam Smith

Richard Burdon Haldane Haldane (Viscount) - 1887 - 161 páginas
...him in the face. Take the opening sentences of his book : " How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...of seeing it. Of this kind is pity or compassion, the emotion which we feel for the misery of others, when we either see it or are made to conceive it,...
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The Problem of Evil: An Introduction to the Practical Sciences

Daniel Greenleaf Thompson - 1887 - 281 páginas
...beginning his treatise on ' The Theory of Moral Sentiments,' that ' How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...nothing from it except the pleasure of seeing it.' The conclusions to which we are now brought are, that the state is nothing apart from the individuals...
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Preise und Krisen: volkswirtschaftliches aus unseren Tagen. Eine von der ...

Karl Wasserrab - 1889 - 221 páginas
...erftenë ber @inletiung§fa£ au3 vol. I Part. I Sect. 1 Ch. 1: „How selfish soever man may be supposed there are evidently some principles in his nature...he derives nothing from it except the pleasure of feeling it. Of this kind is pity or compassion — " jreeiteng bie 3KitteIfteHung, toeld)e ©mitC in...
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A History of Modern Philosophy: (From the Renaissance to the Present)

Benjamin Chapman Burt - 1892 - 372 páginas
...— Smith is an opponent of the Hobbean egoism in ethics. " How-selfish-soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...of seeing it. Of this kind is pity, or compassion, the emotion which we feel for the misery of others when we either see it, or are made to conceive it...
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The History of Civilisation in Scotland, Volumen4

John Mackintosh - 1896
...that sympathy is the origin and source of moral approbation. "How selfish soever man may be supposed, there are evidently some principles in his nature...render their happiness necessary to him, though he desires nothing from it, except the pleasure of seeing it." Thus, sympathy being one of the original...
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