Sentence Examples

  • The crux of all metaphysical idealism is the difficulty of reconciling the unity of the object with the plurality of subjects.
  • The crux of the difficulty was the doctrine of the supernatural, the relation between revealed and natural religion.
  • Thus in presence of the problem which is the crux of materialism, the origin of consciousness, he first propounds a gratuitous hypothesis that everything has mind, and then gives up the origin of conscious mind after all.
  • Next year, having solved, as he thought, another ancient crux, the duplication of the cube, he had his solution brought out anonymously at Paris in French, so as to put Wallis and other critics off the scent and extort a judgment that might be withheld from a work of his.
  • The definition of humour is a generally acknowledged crux, and till it is defined the definition of Pantagruelism will be in the same position.

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