John Locke

Biography

Born August 1632

John Locke FRS, was an English philosopher and physician regarded as one of the most

influential of Enlightenment thinkers and known as the "Father of Classical Liberalism".

He came up with the natural rights that everyone is born with, and can't be taken away from

you. Which is life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

In his essay concerning human

understanding, what ideas did John Locke

propose??

John Locke proposed that everybody's mind originates as a blank slate. Your experiences

then shape who you are. There is no predetermined personality or destiny, according to

him.