Thought is what he discovered alone is inseparable from him I am in the strict

Thought is what he discovered alone is inseparable

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9. Thought is what he discovered alone is inseparable from him. I am, in the strict sense only a thing that thinks; that is, I am a mind, or intelligence, or intellect, or reason - words whose meaning I have been ignorant of until now. - a thinking thing. 10. With the new thinking: I am not that structure of limbs which is called a human body. I am not even some thin vapour which permeates the limbs. 11. A piece of wax which was just taken from the honeycomb. It has not yet lost the taste of honey and retains some of the scent from the flower it was taken from; its color, shape, and size can be seen. It is hard, cold, and can be handled without difficulty It fi rap it in your hand it will make a sound. AKA it has everything which appears necessary to enable a body to be known as distinctly as possible. You put the wax by a fire and the taste is eliminated, the smell goes away, and the color changes, the shape is lost, the size increases, and it becomes hot liquid. You can hardly touch it and if you strike it, no longer makes a sound. But does the same wax remain? It must be admitted that it does, no one denies it, no one thinks otherwise. So what was it in the wax that I understood with such distinctness? Evidently none of the features which I arrived at
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  • Winter '17
  • Danny Pavlovich
  • Thought

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