Again ; the mathematical postulate, that " things which are equal to the same are equal to one another," is similar to the form of the syllogism in logic, which unites things agreeing in the middle term. The London Magazine - Page 4511827Full view - About this book
| Mildmay conference - 1880 - 2062 pages
...another. I would remind you of an expression which I made use of in prayer on this platform this week — **"Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another."** If then we are equally like Jesus, we shall be like one another. Thus shall we learn to love one another,... | |
| Great Britain - 1870
...properties as emotion we shall not only have established points of resemblance between the two (for **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another),** but we shall have actually reached the common ground, or kind of border-land, upon which internal emotion... | |
| James Allanson Picton - 1870
...must owe something to each of these. Let it be granted for instance that the universal judgment, " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** is not merely suggested but learned by experience. Still, the fact that experience takes this form... | |
| James Allanson Picton - Theology - 1870 - 227 pages
...must owe something to each of these. Let it be granted for instance that the universal judgment, " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** is not merely suggested but learned by experience. Still, the fact that experience takes this form... | |
| Herbert Spencer - Psychology - 1872
...knowledge beyond that of the coexistence of an indefinite number of things ; any more than the axiom — **"Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** can, by multiplied application, do more than establish the equality of some series of magnitudes. But... | |
| Euclid - Geometry - 1872 - 261 pages
...3. That a circle can be described from any centre, with any radius. COMMON NOTIONS, OR AXIOMS. 1 . **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** 2. If equals be added to equals, the wholes will be equal. 4. If to unequals, equals be added, the... | |
| Christian evidence society, Samuel Wilberforce - Apologetics - 1872 - 468 pages
...things, this maxim we apply to the actual material of this world. Did we apply, eg, the axiom that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** to actual things, we should first have to ascertain the fact that the two things were exactly equal,... | |
| James Allanson Picton - Pantheism - 1873 - 492 pages
...because the single case is not, and cannot be, adequately presented to it. For the universal truth, that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,** cannot be seen in any case until the notion of equality has been acquired. But this notion again never... | |
| Victoria Institute (Great Britain) - Religion and science - 1873
...Here again the word is psyche, but containing all the attributes of kardia. The inference is obvious : **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** While we may freely admit that, in the terms of a language, this principle will not rigidly apply,... | |
| Herbert Spencer - 1873
...knowledge beyond that of the coexistence of an indefinite number of things ; any more than the axiom — **"Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** can, by multiplied application, do more than establish the equality of some series of magnitudes. But... | |
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