Every percept is such a starting-point; it is an immediate certainty, remaining with us unmodified as the basis 1 Deontology, p. 42.
2 In the Deontology published by Bowring from MSS.
This edition does not include the Deontology, which, much rewritten, had been published by Bowring in 1834.
in 1789) and in the Deontology (published posthumously in 1834).
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