Writer’s Quote Wednesday: John Locke

John Locke quote

The writings of John Locke (1632-1704), English philosopher and physician, influenced French and Scottish Enlightenment thinkers and the founders of the American republic.  His words are directly reflected in the U.S. Declaration of Independence.

One of the most famous political philosophers of the 17th century, Locke is best known as a proponent of limited government and also was influential in the areas of religious toleration, theology, and educational theory.

John Locke

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