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according actual already amongst ancient appears Aristotelian Aristotle atoms attained Bacon become beginning body called causes century character Christian clear Comp compared complete conceived conception connection consequence course Demokritos Descartes direction doctrine doubt elements Epikurean Epikuros especially existence experience explained expression fact fall foll force further Gassendi Greek hand Hobbes human idea important individual influence Italy knowledge later laws least less logical Lucretius Materialism Materialistic mathematical matter means ment mere merely method mind moral motion movement nature object observation origin particular period phenomena philosophy physical Plato political position possible principle produced purely question reason regarded relation religion remains respect rest result scientific sensation sense shows side Sokrates soon soul space spirit stands suppose theory things thinking thought tion tradition true truth universal whole
Page 131 - Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas, Atque metus omnes, et inexorabile fatum Subjecit pedibus, strepitumque Acherontis avari.
Page 186 - Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment; who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain; who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters; who maketh the clouds his chariot; who walketh upon the wings of the wind; who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming fire. Who laid the foundations of the earth, that it should not be removed for ever.
Page 284 - Fear of power invisible, feigned by the mind, or imagined from tales publicly allowed, religion; not allowed, superstition.
Page 186 - They go up by the mountains; They go down by the valleys Unto the place which thou hast founded for them. Thou hast set a bound that they may not pass over; That they turn not again to cover the earth.
Page 186 - The trees of the LORD are full of sap; the cedars of Lebanon, which he hath planted; 17 Where the birds make their nests: as for the stork, the fir trees are her house.
Page 147 - ... .Now no more shall thy house admit thee with glad welcome, nor a most virtuous wife and sweet children run to be the first to snatch kisses and touch thy heart with a silent joy. No more mayst thou be prosperous in thy doings, a safeguard to thine own. One disastrous day has taken from thee luckless man in luckless wise all the many prizes of life'.
Page 249 - ... connaître que toutes les raisons dont je me servais n'ont point de force; et quoique je pensasse qu'elles fussent appuyées sur des démonstrations très certaines et très évidentes, je ne voudrais toutefois pour rien du monde les soutenir contre l'autorité de l'Église.