| James Bowling Mozley - History - 1878 - 470 pages
...things, this maxim we apply to the actual material of this world. Did we apply, eg, the axiom that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** to actual things, we should first have to ascertain the fact that the two things were exactly equal,... | |
| Thomas Henry Huxley - 1879 - 230 pages
...straight and crooked would have no more meaning to him, than red and blue to the blind. The axiom, that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another, is** only a particular case of the predication of similarity ; if there were no impressions, it is obvious... | |
| Thomas Harper - Metaphysics - 1881 - 798 pages
...Principle in order of reduction. PROLEGOMENON I. The Law of equality is usually expressed in this wise: **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** Here, at length, a Principle is set before us, which seems to carry on its front a capacity for becoming... | |
| Aristotle, Walter Mooney Hatch - Ethics - 1879 - 660 pages
...instincts resulting from education. (lJ 'Induction' or 'mental association' applies to such cases as that **'things which are equal to the same are equal to one another'** — a truth which we can prove by bringing forward certain numbers and quantities. Induction being... | |
| Thomas Harper - Metaphysics - 1881 - 798 pages
...Principle in order of reduction. PROLEGOMENON I. The Law of equality is usually expressed in this wise : **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** Here, at length, a Principle is set before us, which seems to carry on its front a capacity for becoming... | |
| Christian evidence society - 1879 - 498 pages
...things, this maxim we apply to the actual material of this world. Did we apply, eg, the axiom that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** to actual things, we should first have to ascertain the fact that the two things were exactly equal,... | |
| 1881 - 308 pages
...premises, the science of mathematics is " fundamentally wrong," and that it is an error to believe that **things which are equal to the same, are equal to one another,** or that the whole is greater than its parts. Accordingly, were it true that Freethinkers differed from... | |
| 1881 - 518 pages
...always begin with an invocation to the Pleiades, thus fixing the original November date of the feast. " **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another."** I have already adduced evidence to show that the Serbian Christmas feast is substantially a more primitive... | |
| Herbert Spencer - 1881 - 758 pages
...knowledge beyond that of the coexistence of an indefinite number of things ; any more than the axiom — **"Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** can, by multiplied application, do more than establish the equality of some series of magnitudes. But... | |
| Herbert Spencer - Psychology - 1882 - 722 pages
...knowledge beyond that of the coexistence of an indefinite number of things ; any more than the axiom — " **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** can, by multiplied application, do more than establish the equality of some series of magnitudes. But... | |
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