According To Mill Conscience Summary

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According to Mill, conscience is the subjective feeling of duty. Mill began this chapter by asking questions, he says of any moral standard, someone might ask, “What is its sanction? What are the motives to obey? Or, more specifically, what is the source of its obligation?” (Mill 27). Mill says that utilitarianism has imposed all the sanctions that other moral system can do, according to Mill, the sanction of the moral concept is the motivation that one has to obey. He talks about the existence of external and internal sanctions and also distinguished them. Someone can be inspired to be moral either by external of internal sanction. When a person does the right just so that they will avoid being punished or when they want a reward because
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