Stanley Aronowitz Quote

The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for man always believes more readily that which he prefers.


In: Great Books of the Western World (Volume 30), Novum Organum

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The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for...

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The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for...

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The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for...

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The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for...