David Hume

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Noun1.David Hume - Scottish philosopher whose sceptical philosophy restricted human knowledge to that which can be perceived by the senses (1711-1776)David Hume - Scottish philosopher whose sceptical philosophy restricted human knowledge to that which can be perceived by the senses (1711-1776)
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Among other artists participating are Maggi Hambling, Gary Hume, David LaChapelle, and Grayson Perry.
They hope to wreck the lasting peace that was built over many decades by the likes of John Hume, David Trimble, Ian Paisley, Gerry Adams, Seamus Mallon and Bertie Ahern.
Quite apart from politics, literature and the arts, those luminaries include (among others): John Logie Baird, Alexander Graham Bell, Andrew Carnegie, James Dewar, John Boyd Dunlop, Alexander Fleming, James Gregory, Douglas Haig, David Hume, David Livingstone, John McAdam, Robert McAlpine, Charles Macintosh, Adam Smith, Robert Thomson, Robert Watson-Watt and James Watt.
TOUCHDOWN AT THEIR NEW HOME Senators' coaches (left to right) Mark Hume, David Wilson, Wim Van Tergouw, Mark Lindsay and head coach Gary Marshall at Monkton Stadium and (below) the Senators squad PIC: CRAIG RICHARDSON
Hume, David, A Treatise of Human Nature, Volume 1, Eds.
Hume, David (1741) [1994], Essays, Moral and Political, volume 1, Edinburgh, A.