Similarities Between Locke And Thomas Hobbes

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Thomas Hobbes was an absolute monarch. He believed that people were born with rights and that those rights had to be given up to the monarch in order to gain their protection. Locke on the other hand believed that people were born with certain rights that couldn't be taken away such as Liberty, life, and the right to own property. Although Locke's ideas are very clear and trust worthy, you can't defend the idea that people are very needy and soon become adapted. They begin to command for their wants and don't focus on their needs and begin to abuse that privilege they have. The idea of Hobbesian on the other hand, believes that a person must be able to and committed to sacrifice something in order to gain something and that's just the way that
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