John Locke

John Locke was a hugely influential English philosopher

John Locke

John Locke believed that people had natural rights such as equality and liberty.

Locke stated that people should obey their rulers only if the state protected

their life,liberty,and property. Eventually the ideas of the Scientific Revolution

and the Enlightenment began to influence some colonial leaders. John Locke

was one of the most important and influential philosopher ever. The French

Enlightenment Drew heavily on his idea, as did the Founding Father of the

American Revolution. John Locke was born in 1632 into a well-to-do somerset

Family. He was educated at the