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The best reason why Monarchy is a strong government is, that it is an intelligible government. The mass of mankind understand it, ...
Since the Greeks, Western man has believed that Being, all Being, is intelligible, that there is a reason for everything ... and t ...
Not so many years ago there there was no simpler or more intelligible notion than that of going on a journey. Travel--movement thr ...
The Athanasian Creed is to me light and intelligible reading in comparison with much that now passes for science.
I am told that Duclos' book is not in vogue in Paris, and that it is being violently criticized, apparently because readers unders ...
The great practical difference between the word, written or spoken, and the visual image is that we cannot read the former unless ...
The lovely shapes and sounds intelligible
Of that eternal language, which thy God
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Now an allegory is but a translation of abstract notions into a picture-language, which is itself nothing but an abstraction from ...
The aim of science is to apprehend this purely intelligible world as a thing in itself, an object which is what it is independentl ...
The true knowledge or science which exists nowhere but in the mind itself, has no other entity at all besides intelligibility; and ...
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