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Common-sense is part of the home-made ideology of those who have been deprived of fundamental learning, of those who have been kep ...
Scepticism, as I said, is not intellectual only; it is moral also; a chronic atrophy and disease of the whole soul. A man lives by ...
The goal of every culture is to decay through over-civilization; the factors of decadence,--luxury, scepticism, weariness and supe ...
... scepticism ... can never be thoroughly applied, else life would come to a standstill ...
Nothing shall warp me from the belief that every man is a lover of truth. There is no pure lie, no pure malignity in nature. The e ...
Scepticism is an ability, or mental attitude, which opposes appearances to judgments in any way whatsoever, with the result that, ...
Scepticism, that dry caries of the intelligence.
It seems certain, that though a man, in a flush of humour, after intense reflection on the many contradictions and imperfections o ...
That all [Berkeley's] arguments, though otherwise intended, are, in reality, merely sceptical, appears from this, that they admit ...
But that all his [Bishop Berkeley's] arguments, though otherwise intended, are, in reality, merely sceptical appears from this, th ...
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