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The Principles of Psychology - Page 6
by William James - 1918 - 704 pages
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An essay concerning human understanding. To which are now added, i. An ...

John Locke - 1805
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety ; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the ways aforementioned...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1805 - 510 pages
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety; and go can make at pleasure new complex ideas. 13ut it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the ways aforementioned...
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Philosophical Essays

Dugald Stewart - Psychology - 1811 - 580 pages
...them, even to an almost infinite variety, and so " can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not " in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged un" derstanding, by any quickness or variety of thoughts, " to invent or frame one new simple idea...
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The Philosophy of the Human Mind in Respect to Religion, Or, A Demonstration ...

James Fishback - Apologetics - 1813 - 306 pages
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety, and so can make, at pleasure, new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or va iety of thoughts, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the ways before...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1813
...accidents should subsist by themiclvei."cty ; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understand, ing, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in...
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An essay concerning human understanding. Also extr. from the author's works ...

John Locke - 1815
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the ways afore-mentioned...
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The Works of John Locke, Volume 1

John Locke - Philosophy - 1823
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the words : " If the idea...
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An essay concerning human understanding. To which are now added, i. analysis ...

John Locke - 1824
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety ; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the ways aforementioned...
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An essay concerning human understanding

John Locke - Philosophy - 1825
...unite them, even to an almost infinite variety; and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas. But it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety ilance comes in by sensation and reflection ; or that it is a simple idea of sensation or reflection,...
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Essays on the powers of the human mind [orig. publ. as Essays on the ...

Thomas Reid - 1827
...them even to an almost infinite variety, and so can make at pleasure new complex ideas : but that it is not in the power of the most exalted wit, or enlarged understanding, by any quickness or variety of thought, to invent or frame one new simple idea in the mind, not taken in by the two ways before mentioned...
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