The mathematician considers the truth and properties belonging to a rectangle or circle, only as they are in idea in his own mind. For it is possible he never found either of them existing mathematically, ie, precisely true, in his life. The Principles of Psychology - Page 663by William James - 1918 - 704 pagesFull view - About this book
| John Locke - Philosophy - 1722
...yet, if we will contider, we ftiall rind that it is only of our own Ideas. The Mathematician confiders **the Truth and Properties belonging to a Rectangle,...Circle, only as they are in Idea in his own Mind. For** 'tis poflible he never found either of them exifling mathematically, ie precifely true, in his Life.... | |
| John Locke - 1801
...in mathematical figures. yet, if we will consider, -we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties...knowledge he has of any truths or properties belonging to** sL circle, or any other mathematical figure, are nevertheless true and certain, even of real things... | |
| John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1801
...yer, if we will confider, we fhall fi;id that it is only of our own ideas. The mathematician confiders **the truth and properties belonging to a rectangle...only as they are in idea in his own mind ; for it is** poffible he never found either of them exift. ing mathematically, /'. e. precifely true, in his life.... | |
| John Locke - 1801 - 308 pages
...yet, if we will confider, we fhall find that it is only of our own ideas. The mathematician confijers **the truth and properties belonging to a rectangle...only as they are in idea in his own mind ; for it is** poflible he never found either of them exifting mathematically, ie precifely true, in his life. I5at... | |
| John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1805 - 510 pages
....7? cality of Knowledge. yet, if we will consider, we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties...circle, only as they are in idea in his own mind.** Tor it is possible he never found either of them existing mathematically, i. e, precisely true, in... | |
| John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1806
...mind. For it is polfible he never found either, of them exiftnig matliematicaljy, /'. e. precifcly **true, in his lifeğ But yet the knowledge he has of any truths or** prop, ertks belonging to a circle, or any other mathematical figure, are neverthelefs true and certain,... | |
| John Locke - 1819
...chimeras of the brain : and yet, if we will consider, we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties belonging to a rectangle or circle, only** ağ they are in idea in his own mind. For it is possible he never found either of them existing mathematically,... | |
| John Locke - 1823
...chimeras of the brain: and yet,if we will consider, we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties...never found either of them existing mathematically,** /'. e, precisely true, in his life. But yet the knowledge he has of any truths or properties belonging... | |
| John Locke - Philosophy - 1823
...chimeras of the brain : and yet, if we will consider, we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties...never found either of them existing mathematically,** ğ'. e. precisely true, in his life. But yet the knowledge he has of any truths or properties belonging... | |
| John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1828
...chimeras of the brain : andyet,if we will consider, we shall find that it is only of our own ideas. **The mathematician considers the truth and properties...never found either of them existing mathematically,** *. e. precisely true, in his life. But yet the knowledge he has of any truths or properties belonging... | |
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