Sentence Examples


  • What they especially praise is the ethos or permanent moral level of his works as compared with those of the later "pathetic" school.
  • 1 The scholastic classification, obtained from Boetius's Latin version of Porphyry's Eisagoge, modified Aristotle's by substituting species (ethos) for definition.
  • Each natural substance is a compound (ov6Erov, vuvNTn ouvia) of essence and matter; its essence (Ethos, i top01 7, Tò TL krL, TOri i i' Etva6) being its actual substance, its matter (An) not; its essence being determinate, its matter not; its essence being immateriate, its matter conjoined with the essence; its essence being one in all individuals of a species, its matter different in each individual; its essence being cause of uniformity, its matter cause of accident.
  • In analytic we work with an ethos different from that of dialectic. We presume truth and not probability or concession, but a true conclusion can follow from false premises, and it is only in the attempt to derive the premises in turn from their grounds that we unmask the deception.
  • His technical term Form (ethos) they never use, but always Reason or God.

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