Hume:Enquiry 01
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Tuesday, 11 July 2006

David Hume

An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

Sect. VII. Of the Idea of necessary Connexion, Part I.

"THE great advantage of the mathematical sciences above the moral consists in this, that the ideas of the former, being sensible, are always clear and determinate, the smallest distinction between them is immediately perceptible, and the same terms are still expressive of the same ideas, without ambiguity or variation."

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