Sentence Examples


  • In the modern doctrine of evolution the cosmic system appears as a natural product of elementary matter and its laws.
  • Fiske, Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy (1874); G.
  • Spencer's grandiose cosmic formula in terms of mechanism.
  • By means of this process the bodies of the solar system separate themselves, and the order of cosmic evolution is repeated in that of terrestrial evolution.
  • His theory of reason brings him into contact with the German idealists: he accepts from Kant the hypothesis of synthesis and a priori categories, from Fichte the hypothesis that will is necessary to reason, from Schelling and Hegel the hypothesis of universal reason, and of an identity between the cosmic reason and the reason of man, in which he agrees also with Green and Caird.