History of Conservatism

A few images to get you warmed up for what has shaped Conservatism in the last 360 years.

 

In such condition [war] there is no place for industry… no knowledge of the face of the earth; no account of time; no arts; no letters; no society; and which is worst of all, continual fear, and danger of violent death; and the life of man, solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short.”

Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, 1651