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" The word nature has been used in two senses, — viz., actively and passively ; energetic (= forma formans), and material (= forma formata). In the first it signifies the inward principle of whatever is requisite for the reality of a thing... "
Bockshammer: On the Freedom of the Human Will - Page 42
by Gustav Ferdinand Bockshammer - 1835 - 199 pages
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The Friend: A Series of Essays, in Three Volumes, to Aid in the ..., Volume 3

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Ethics - 1818
...rior (he constitutive nature and inner necessity of sex itself, revealed to Linnaeus.* Hence, as in * The word Nature has been used in two senses, viz....actively and passively; energetic (^; forma formans), 166 all other cases where the master-light is missing, so in this : the reflective mind avoids Scylla...
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Aids to reflection: in the formation of a manly character, on the several ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, James Marsh - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829 - 399 pages
...energetic (=forma forman*), and material (=fomia format*). In the first sense it signifies the imvard principle of whatever is requisite for the reality of a thing, as existent: while the raence, or essential property, signifies the inner principle of all that appertains to the potiOnKiy...
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Aids to Reflection: In the Formation of a Manly Character, on the Several ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, James Marsh - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829 - 399 pages
...author's views of these subjects. The following is inserted here from the Friend, vol. 3d, p. 166 — 168. "The word Nature has been used in two senses, viz. actively and passively ; energetic (=forma formnns), and material (=fbrma formate ). In the first sense it signifies the inward principle of whatever...
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The Vocabulary of Philosophy, Mental, Moral and Metaphysical: With ...

William Fleming, Charles Porterfield Krauth - Philosophy - 1860 - 662 pages
...e. The nature or essence of any particular being or class of beings, that which makes it what it is. "The word nature has been used in two senses, —...whatever is requisite for the reality of a thing as existeat; while the essence, or essential property, signifies the inner principle of all that appertains...
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The Vocabulary of Philosophy, Mental, Moral and Metaphysical: With ...

William Fleming, Charles Porterfield Krauth - Philosophy - 1860 - 662 pages
...c. The nature or essence of any particular being or class of beings, that which makes it what it is. "The word nature has been used in two senses, —...energetic (—forma formans), and material (= forma for -mat a). In the first it signifies the inward principle of whatever is requisite for the reality...
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The vocabulary of philosophy, mental, moral and metaphysical: with ...

William Fleming, Charles Porterfield Krauth - History - 1860 - 662 pages
...c. The nature or essence of any particular being or class of beings, that which makes it what it is. "The word nature has been used in two senses, —...passively ; energetic (= forma formans), and material (_= forma formala). In the first it signifies the inward principle of whatever is requisite for the...
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The Vocabulary of Philosophy, Mental, Moral, and Metaphysical: With ...

William Fleming - Philosophy - 1867 - 662 pages
...c. The nature or essence of any particular being or class of beings, that which makes it what it is. "The word nature has been used in two senses, —...requisite for the reality of a thing as existent; while tho essence, or essential property, signifies tho inner principle of all that appertains to the possibility...
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Greenough Thayer Shedd, Henry Nelson Coleridge, Sara Coleridge Coleridge, James Marsh - 1868
...formam, and material, or forma formata. In the first (the sense in which the word is used in the text) it signifies the inward principle of whatever is requisite...essential property, signifies the inner principle of aD that appertains to the possibility of a thing. Hence, in accurate language, we say the essence of...
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The Friend: A Series of Essays to Aid the Formation of Fixed Principles in ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - English essays - 1875 - 389 pages
...constitutive nature and inner necessity of sex itself, revealed to Limiteus,* Hence, as in all other cases * The word nature has been used in two senses, viz. actively and passively; energetic (= forma fvrmant), and material (= forma formata). In the first (the sense in which the word is used in the...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Quotations, English - 1876 - 764 pages
...movement perfectly arbitrary, is as easy to be altered any time as to be preserved. DR. S. CLARKE. The word nature has been used in two senses ; viz., actively and passively, energetic and material. In the first it signifies the inward principle of whatever is requisite for the reality...
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