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Addison writes with the ease of a gentleman. His readers fancy that a wise and accomplished companion is talking to them; so that ...
There is, indeed a more mitigated scepticism or academical philosophy, which may be both durable and useful, and which may, in par ...
If we take in our hand any volume; of divinity or school metaphysics, for instance; let us ask, Does it contain any abstract reaso ...
The imagination of man is naturally sublime, delighted with whatever is remote and extraordinary, and running, without control, in ...
That all [Berkeley's] arguments, though otherwise intended, are, in reality, merely sceptical, appears from this, that they admit ...
Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived.
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