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The science of constructing a commonwealth, or renovating it, or reforming it, is, like every other experimental science, not to b ...
I hope I may claim in the present work to have made it probable that the laws of arithmetic are analytic judgments and consequentl ...
We men know very little a priori, and have our senses to thank for nearly all our knowledge. Through experience we know only appea ...
Any necessary truth, whether a priori or a posteriori, could not have turned out otherwise. In the case of some necessary a poster ...
Chaucer sawed life in half and out tumbled hundreds of unpremeditated lives, because he didn't have the cast-iron grid of a priori ...
The a priori method is distinguished for its comfortable conclusions. It is the nature of the process to adopt whatever belief we ...
My position is a naturalistic one; I see philosophy not as an a priori propaedeutic or groundwork for science, but as continuous w ...
Educating a son I should allow him no fairy tales and only a very few novels. This is to prevent him from having 1. the sense of r ...
The so-called law of induction cannot possibly be a law of logic, since it is obviously a proposition with a sense.--Nor, therefor ...
The very hope of experimental philosophy, its expectation of constructing the sciences into a true philosophy of nature, is based ...
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