George Boole Quote

The above interpretation has been introduced, not on account of its immediate value in the present system, but as an illustration of a significant fact in the philosophy of the intellectual powers, viz., that what has commonly been regarded as the fundamental axiom of metaphysics is but the consequence of a law of thought, mathematical in its form.


p. 50 - An Investigation of the Laws of Thought (1854)

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The above interpretation has been introduced, not on account of its immediate value in the present system, but as an illustration of a significant...

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The above interpretation has been introduced, not on account of its immediate value in the present system, but as an illustration of a significant...

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The above interpretation has been introduced, not on account of its immediate value in the present system, but as an illustration of a significant...

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The above interpretation has been introduced, not on account of its immediate value in the present system, but as an illustration of a significant...