It was not at all clear at the time that his work would transcend the ages.
For Jacobi understanding, or the logical faculty, is purely formal or elaborative, and its results never transcend the given material supplied to it.
In short, if the difficulty be put in its ultimate form, no existence thought as a distinct individual can transcend itself, or imply relation to any other existence.
Such a position is a reductio ad absurdum of the attempt to transcend the ultimate character of those intuitions and feelings which prompt men to benevolence.
Such are modes of quantity in space, and time and number, under which Locke reports that we find ourselves mentally impelled towards immensity, eternity and the innumerable - in a word, towards Infinity which seems to transcend quantity; then there is the complex thought of Substance, to which we find ourselves mysteriously impelled, when the simple phenomena of the senses come to be regarded as qualities of " something "; again there is the obscure idea of the identity of persons, notwithstanding their constant changes of state; and there is, above all, the inevitable tendency we somehow have to refund a change into what we call its " Cause," with the associated idea of active power.
All we can say is that in the development of Christian thought the conflict of conceptions was far more profoundly felt, and far more serious efforts were made to evade or transcend it.
Hence the problem becomes a dialectical a priori speculation wherein the laws of thought transcend the sense-given data of experience.
If your goal is to add a couple of summer jackets to your wardrobe that will transcend the seasons and styles, opt for timeless details like shawl collars, besom or welt pockets, and minimal topstitching or embellishment.
For the belief that moral obligation is absolute in character, that it is alike impossible to explain its origin and transcend its laws, would make the search for a scientific criterion of conduct to be deduced from the laws of life and conditions of existence meaningless, if not absurd.
But, on the whole, the religious sentiment strives to transcend the mythical conceptions of the gods, and is shocked and puzzled by the mythical narratives.
A great songwriter can write words and music that transcend any genre, and Claire's poignant lyrics and strong melodies are perfect evidence.
transcend such dualism.
Speaking of Owen Barfield's work; see chapter 23, " Can We transcend computation?
angelic vocals transcend musical genres, giving her fans from all sides of the music spectrum.
Hopefully, I'll be able to transcend language barriers with visual storytelling.
Ultimately, if republicans are serious about creating a republic based on universal concepts of citizenship they need to transcend the old ethnic divisions.
Lately a number of researchers have suggested approaches which help to transcend such dualism.
Perhaps those with most to gain are the physically infirm who will be able to transcend their bodily limitations.
On the other hand, there are some writers who transcend these limitations, the most obvious, of course, being Conan Doyle.
quasi-judicial review may transcend the limits of ordinary judicial review.
transcend duality than paintings or photographs upon a flat surface can go beyond two dimensions.
transcend musical genres, giving her fans from all sides of the music spectrum.
transcend far beyond the physical realm to depths often left wanting in others.
Her angelic vocals transcend musical genres, giving her fans from all sides of the music spectrum.
I hope you can create something good out of something bad, and thereby transcend and transform it.
I use the means of painting on canvas to transcend the medium to create a vehicle, thus transcend my reality into physical.
underrepresented communities must attempt to transcend these terms and boundaries.
Bradley's words (Appearance and Reality): " I cannot transcend experience, and experience is my experience.
It was, moreover, a preface to those furious assaults on Port Arthur which, because they were the expression of a need that every soldier felt, and not merely of a tactical method, transcend all cool-blooded criticism.
He declared that Christ was not under the dominion of the law in this sense of the word, and that believers enter the Christian life only when they transcend a rule of life which counts on selfish motives for obedience.
Man, however, cannot transcend his psychological endowment.
As to the use of reason beyond knowledge, Kant's position is that, in spite of its logical inability to transcend phenomena, reason in its pure, or a priori use, contains necessary a priori " ideals " (Ideen), and practical reason, in order to account for moral responsibility, frames postulates of the existence of things in themselves, or noumena, corresponding to these " ideals "; postulates of a real free-will to practise morality, of a real immortality of soul to perfect it, and of a real God to crown it with happiness.
For this reason, language can no more transcend duality than paintings or photographs upon a flat surface can go beyond two dimensions.
Dress them up or down, and be sure to keep them in your closet for years if you can since they transcend the seasons and last from one year to the next.
The company specializes in shoes that transcend the basics and set a new standard for casual footwear.
These beautiful items transcend the fine line between watch and jewelry, offering the wearer the opportunity to bring a bit of glamour to the wrist.
Those same concerns may also need to transcend to adults using these and other social networking sites?
They transcend cultural signification to speak about a broad visual experience.
1907) that Wundt in his System derives the right of metaphysics to transcend experience from similar procedure within the limits of the special sciences.
The third is the type of completed empiricism or scepticism, holding that no argument, either from reason or experience, can transcend experience, and consequently that no proof of God's existence is at all possible.
At least in this respect, quasi-judicial review may transcend the limits of ordinary judicial review.
Science can transcend the dominant status quo to reshape society for the public good, which is also the private good.
Yet Scorpio is a truly mystical sign and can transcend far beyond the physical realm to depths often left wanting in others.
Bringing arts into underrepresented communities must attempt to transcend these terms and boundaries.
While the beauty of gold eye shadow can transcend to a professional work environment, this color is always more appropriate in an unstructured and carefree setting.
For a moment, these children will seem less like children and more like exotic little creatures that, though impeccably dressed, transcend modern existence.
The game, published by Electronic Arts, seems to transcend conventional genre classification.
Here, however, these rules transcend individual moral perspectives and become entities in themselves.
In their place, find new styles that transcend the traditional short cuts and make alluring statements of their own.
Although the often crazy hair styles that are sported down the catwalk may not transcend to the office, many variations of supermodel worthy locks can be worn with confidence, without the aide of a backstage crew.
Once you're comfortable with styling, the bob can transcend to shorter length or be grown out with ease.
What works in a creative, artistic occupation may not transcend to a conservative office.
This ability to transcend all phases of fashion trends and fads make The Bridge handbags classic pieces that never fall out of favor or go out of style.
The addition of beads, crystals and other adornments to watches bring added texture and depth, and means that they start to transcend the line between timepiece and jewelry.
Haggard, along with artists like Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Sr, Willie Nelson, and Patsy Cline really transcend genres - they just plain make good music that just so happens to be called country.
Their style, beauty, and functionality transcend space and they work in homes large and small.
Your kitchen wall design needs to transcend cultures and time.
The history of the Transcendental Meditation® technique (TM) began in 1957 as a type of meditation aimed at developing a person's mind so he could rise above, or transcend, the noise of a hectic everyday life.
That said, it is not outside the skills of Lucas, who wrote the screenplay, or director Spielberg to transcend hackneyed plots.
And we learn from Episode III the he was the first Jedi to transcend death.
And as I can see, this did not appease Qui-Gon's ego, he was willing to teach and pass on what he had learned, so other Jedi could learn to transcend death and become spiritual beings.
Because Vulcans live for hundreds of years, the Spock character was able to transcend the hundreds of years between the original series and Star Trek the Next Generation where he appears as Ambassador Spock.
These elements are coupled with high speeds to propel the vehicle fast enough to transcend the speed of light and sound.
If you pair your exotic pedicure with a more conservative nail color such as a beige, a pearl or red polish, you'll find your zebra toes transcend from day to evening with more ease, regardless of your wardrobe.
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