Francis Herbert Bradley

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Francis Herbert Bradley (30 January 1846 – 18 September 1924) was a British idealist philosopher.

Bradley was born at Clapham, Surrey, England (now part of the Greater London area). He was the child of Charles Bradley, an evangelical preacher, and Emma Linton, Charles's second wife. A. C. Bradley was his brother. Educated at Cheltenham College a ...
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11 November 2014
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness.
11 November 2014
There are those who so dislike the nude that they find something indecent in the naked truth.
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There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
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"Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived." It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive.
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Metaphysics is the finding of bad reasons for what we believe upon instinct; but to find these reasons is no less an instinct.

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