(15 Feb 1748 - 6 Jun 1832)
English philosopher, social reformer and moralist who was a proponent of utility as the guiding principle of conduct and law.
Science Quotes by Jeremy Bentham (1 quote)
O Logic: born gatekeeper to the Temple of Science, victim of capricious destiny: doomed hitherto to be the drudge of pedants: come to the aid of thy master, Legislation.
— Jeremy Bentham
In John Browning (ed.), 'Extracts from Bentham’s Commonplace Book: Logic', The Works of Jeremy Bentham (1843), Vol. 10, 145.