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  • 1. And this myth was made, as have been others, probably by the priests and poets of succeeding times, to do duty for different philosophies. 🔊
  • 2. The Pre-Socratic philosophies are simpler, and we may observe a progress in them; but is there any regular succession? 🔊
  • 3. It follows from this that all previous philosophies which are worthy of the name are not mere opinions or speculations, but stages or moments of thought which have a necessary place in the world of mind. 🔊
  • 4. He has glanced upon the thoughts of many men; and as opposite philosophies point upon the truth, he is modest with his own and tolerant toward the opinion of others. 🔊
  • 5. Moreover, the study of the development and historical connexions of the various philosophies, which is not found in the original writings themselves, will always provide a work for histories of philosophy to do. 🔊
  • 6. The restraints of ancient philosophies, which have unconsciously helped to shape the lives of millions in India who had only the dimmest knowledge of them, have disappeared from his mental horizon. 🔊
  • 7. The swarm of fallacies which arose in the infancy of mental science, and which was born and bred in the decay of the pre-Socratic philosophies, was not dispelled by Aristotle, but by Socrates and Plato. 🔊
  • 8. Just as the personalities created by genius are apt to repudiate their creators, so the great philosophies when translated to the higher state are apt to disown all connection with the persons to whom their origin is humanly attributed. 🔊

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