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" the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our... "
René Descartes: Principles of Philosophy: Translated, with Explanatory Notes - Page xviii
1984 - 328 pages
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Descartes's Moral Theory

John Marshall - Philosophy - 1998 - 177 pages
...Lastly, the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps" (98:3—4; i : 180). 13. In article 83 Descartes speaks of a universal friendship we are to have for...
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Descartes' System of Natural Philosophy

Stephen Gaukroger, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy Stephen Gaukroger - Philosophy - 2002 - 258 pages
...Principes, 'the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps'.66 Philosophy has a moral imperative, and in explaining his decision to publish his La Discours...
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The Quest for Meaning: Friends of Wisdom from Plato to Levinas

Adriaan Theodoor Peperzak - Philosophy - 2003 - 240 pages
...wishing to say anything about the occupations of others, for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps" (AT1XB, p. 3; PWl, p. 180). The same distinction appears in the context of the difference between the...
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Moral Philosophy from Montaigne to Kant

J. B. Schneewind - History - 2003 - 666 pages
...Lastly, the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps. The brute beasts, who have only their bodies to preserve, are continually occupied in looking for food...
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The Science of Nature in the Seventeenth Century: Patterns of Change in ...

John A. Schuster, Peter R. Anstey - Education - 2005 - 248 pages
...Principia, 'the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps'.42 In the Principia, Descartes set out to reform philosophy in its entirety, but he does not...
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The Emergence of a Scientific Culture : Science and the Shaping of Modernity ...

Stephen Gaukroger - Religion - 2006 - 576 pages
...Principia, 'the study of philosophy is more necessary for the regulation of our morals and our conduct in this life than is the use of our eyes to guide our steps'.73 In the Principia, Descartes set out to reform philosophy in its entirety, but he does not...
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