John locke sentence example
- But in its cool spirit it forecasts the coming age, whose master is John Locke.
- To this end John Locke drafted for them in 1669 the famous Fundamental Constitutions providing for the division of the province into eight counties and each county into seigniories, baronies, precincts and colonies, and the division of the land among hereditary nobles who were to grant three-fifths of it to their freemen and govern through an elaborate system of feudal courts.
- One name should always be mentioned along with Sydenhamthat of his friend John Locke.
- He was a friend of John Locke.
- Passing to Amsterdam he was introduced to John Locke and to Philip v.Advertisement
- ' duschcn, to strike or fall), one who uses, or the.art of using, the dowsing-rod (called "deusing-rod" by John Locke in 1691), or "striking-rod" or divining-rod, for discovering subterranean minerals or water.
- He contributed the article on John Locke to the Encyclopaedia Britannica.
- His only surviving child, Damaris, a devout and talented woman, became the second wife of Sir Francis Masham, and was distinguished as the friend of John Locke.
- And in a letter written to John Locke in reply to one of his about the second edition of his book, and dated the 15th of October 1693, Newton wrote: " The last winter, by sleeping too often by my fire, I got an ill habit of sleeping; and a distemper, which this summer has been epidemical, put me farther out of order, so that when I wrote to you, I had not slept an hour a night for a fortnight together, and for five days together not a wink.
- During his residence in London Newton had made the acquaintance of John Locke.Advertisement
- " John Locke lives a very cunning unintelligible life here," Prideaux reported from Oxford in 1682.
- The parts of logic which he treated with most minuteness are modal propositions and modal syllogisms. In commenting on Aristotle's Ethics he dealt in a very independent manner with the question of free will, his conclusions being remarkably similar to those of John Locke.
- Introduction John Locke might be regarded as ' the father of modern empiricism ' .
- In the Fundamental Constitution, adopted by the proprietary board in 1669 John Locke and Lord Ashley (1621-1683) prepared for the colony an elaborate feudal system of government which would have been obsolete even in Europe (see North Carolina).