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" Though the earth, and all inferior creatures, be common to all men, yet every man has a property in his own person: this nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his. "
Modern Political Philosophy - Page 46
by Richard Hudelson - 1999
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The Principles of Ethics, Volume 10

Herbert Spencer - 1893
...right to the use of the Earth. The justification attempted by Locke is unsatisfactory. Saying that " though the Earth and all inferior creatures be common...men, yet every man has a property in his own person," and inferring that " the labour of his body, and the work of his hands," are therefore his, he continues...
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Principles of ethics

Herbert Spencer - 1898
...right to the use of the Earth. .The justification attempted by Locke is unsatisfactory. Saying that " though the Earth and all inferior creatures be common...men, yet every man has a property in his own person," and inferring that " the labour of his body, and the work of his hands," are therefore his, he continues...
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Social Justice: A Critical Essay

Westel Woodbury Willoughby - 1900 - 385 pages
...another can no longer have any right to it before it can do him any good for the support of his life." " Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...every man has a ' property' in his own ' person.' This nobody has any right to but himself. The ' labor' of his body and the ' work ' 1 Op. cii., Book II,...
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The Evolution of Modern Liberty

George Lawrence Scherger - 1904 - 284 pages
...given by God to all men in common. Every man, he says, has a property in his own person. " The labor of his body and the work of his hands, we may say, are properly his." By labor man removes things from the state of nature and acquires property in them. As the labor belongs...
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Of Civil Government and Toleration

John Locke - 1905 - 192 pages
...another can no longer have any right to it, before it can do any good for the support of his life. 27. Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...every man has a property in his own person ; this nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body and the work of his hands we may say are...
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A History of Political Theories from Luther to Montesquieu, Volume 2

William Archibald Dunning - 1905 - 459 pages
...a I single clear test. In the former there is not, and in ] 1 Treatises, II, chap. v. * " Although the earth and all inferior creatures be common to...every man has a 'property' in his own 'person.' This nobody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body and the ' work ' of his hands, we may say,...
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Harvard Law Review, Volume 19

1906
...in Narrative and Critical History of America, Vol. VI. pp. i, 2. " Jellinek, Rights of Man 61, 62. "Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...man has a ' property ' in his own ' person.' This nobody has any right to but himself. The ' labour ' of his body and the ' work ' of his hands are properly...
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The Library of Original Sources: Advance in knowledge, 1650-1800

Oliver Joseph Thatcher - 1907
...another can no longer have any right to it, before it can do him any good for the support of life. Though the earth, and all inferior creatures, be common...every man has a property in his own person: this no ^ody has any right to but himself. The labour of his body, and the work of his hands, we may say, are...
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The Federal Power Over Carriers and Corporations

Ezra Parmalee Prentice - 1907 - 244 pages
...these writers had defined liberty and property as including the right of industry. Locke said: "Though the earth, and all inferior creatures be common...every man has a 'property' in his own 'person.' This nobody has any right to but himself. The 'labour' of his body, and the ' work' of his hands, we may...
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Socialism Before the French Revolution: A History

William Buck Guthrie - 1907 - 339 pages
...expended on useless material things.2 Students of 1 Emerson, "Representative Men," London, 1850, p. 135. 2 "Though the earth and all inferior creatures be common...yet every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has any right to but himself. The labor of his body and the work of his hands we may say are...
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