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John Dickinson

January 01, 1700 - January 01, 1700
"The all wise Creator of man imprest certain laws on his nature. A desire of happiness, and of society, are two of those laws. They were not intended to destroy, but to support each other. Man has therefore a right to promote the best union of both, in order to enjoy both in the highest degree. Thus, while this right is properly exercised, desires, that seem selfish, by a happy combination, produce the welfare of others."source: Political Writings, 1774.happiness, natural law, balance in the government, welfare

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