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for so much of either as
not from motion.

are set out by the exis-
9-11.-The train of ideas has a

tence and motion of bo.

certain degree of quick-

des.

ness.

7. Sometimes for so much

12. This train, the measure

of either as we design by

of other successionis.

measure taken from the

13–15. The mind cannot fix long

bulk or motion of bo.

on one invariable idea,

dies.

16. Ideas, however made, in-

8. They belong to all be.

include no sense of mo.

ings.

tion.

9. All the parts of extension,

17. Time is duration set out

are extension, and all the
by measures.

parts of duration are du.

18. A good measure of time

ration.

must divide its whole

duration into equal pe.

10. Their parts inseparable.

11. Duration is as a line, ex-

riods.

pansion as a solid.

ig. The revolucions of the sun

12. Duration has never two

and moon, the properest

parts together, expansion

measures of time.

all together.

20. But not by their motion,

but periodical appear.

c H A P. XVI.

21. No two parts of duration

Of number,

can be certainly known to SECT.

be equal.

1. Number, the simplest and

22. Time not the measure

most universal idea.

of motion.

7. Its modes made by ad.

23. Minutes, hours, and

dition.

years, not necessary mea.

3. Each mode distinct.

sures of duration

4. Therefore demonstrations

24–26. Our measure of time ap-

in numbers the most pre-
plicable to duration be.

oise,
fore time.

5, 6. Names necessary to num-

17-30Eternity.

bers,

24

3

ances.

7. Why

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17. Shame.

sensation and reflection,

18. These

nite space.

28. These instances do show 36. Because the removal of
how our ideas of the pas.

uneasiness is the first step
sions are got from sensa.

to happiness.

tion and reflection,

37. Because uneasiness alone

is

present.

CHAP. XXI.

38. Because all, who allow the

joys of heaven possible,

Of power.

SEST.

pursue them not. But a

1. This idea how got.

great uneasiness is never

neglected.

2. Power active and

pas.

39. Desire accompanies all

sive.

uneasiness.

3. Power includes relation.

40. The most pressing uneasi.

4. The clearest idea of ac.

ness naturally deterininas

tive power had from

the will.

spirit.

5. Will and understanding,

41. All desire happiness.

42. Happiness, what,

two powers.

43. What good is desired,

6. Faculties.

what not.

7. Whence the ideas of li.

44. Why the greatest good is

berry and necessity.

not always desired.

8. Liberty, what.

45. Why, not being desired,
9. Supposes understanding

it moves not the will.

and will.

46. Due consideration raises

10. Belongs not to volition.

desire.

11. Voluntary opposed to in.

47. The power to suspend the

voluntary, not to neocs.

prosecution of any desire,

sary.

makes way for conside-

13, Liberty, what.

ration.

13. Necessity, what.

48. To be determined by our

14–20. Liberty belongs not to

own judgment, is no re.

the will,

straint to liberty.

21. Bug to the agent of

49. The freest agents are so

determined.

22—24. In

respect

of willing, a

50. A constant determination

man is not free.

to a pursuit of happi.

25, 26, 27. The will determined

by something without it.

ness, no abridgment of

liberty.

28. Volition, what.

51. The necessity of pursuing

29. What determines the will,
30. Will and desire must not

true happiness, the foun.

dation of all liberty.
be confounded.

52. The reason of it.

31. Uneasiness determines the

53. Government of our pas.

will.

sions, the right improve.

32. Desire is uneasiness.

ment of liberty.

33. The uneasiness of desire 54, 55. How men come to pursue

determines the will.

different courses.

34. This the spring of action,

35. The greatest positive good

56. How men come to choose

ill.

determines not the will,

but uneasiness

57. First, from bodily pains.

Secondly, from wrongde.

sires
stances.

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sires arising from wrong

power, have been most

judgment.

modified

58, 59. Our judgment of pre- 11. Several words seeming to

sent good or evil always

signify action, signify

right.

but the effect.

60: From a wrong judgment 12. Mixed modes, made also

of what makes a neces.

of other ideas.

sary part of their happi.

ness.

61, 62. A more particular account

CHAP. XXIII.

of wròng judgments.

63. In comparing present and Of the complex ideas of substances,

future.

SECT.

64, 65. Causes of this.

66. In considering conse-

1. Ideas of substances, how

made.

quences of actions.

2. Our idea of substance in

67. Causes of this.

68. Wrong judgment of what

general.

is necessary to our hap.

3, 6. Of the sorts of substances.
piress.

4. No clear idea of substance

69. We can change the agree.

in general.

ableness or disagreeable.

5. As clear an idea of spirit

ness in things.

as body.

70. Preference of vice to vir-

7. Powers a great part of

tue, a manifest wrong

Our complex idea of sub,

judgment.

8. And why.

71--73. Recapitulation.

9. Three sorts of ideas make

our complex ones of sub.

CHAP. XXII.

stances.

10. Powers make a great part

Of mixed modes,

of our complex ideas of

substances:

SECT.

1. Mixed modes, what.

11. The now secondary qua.

lities of bodies would dis.

2. Made by the mind.
3. Sometimes gòt by the ex-

appear, if we could disco.

plication of their names.

ver the primary ones of

their minute parts.

The name ties the parts

12. Our faculties of discovery

of the mixed modes into

suited to our state.

one idea,

5. The cause of making

13. Conjecture about spirits.

mixed modes,

14. Complex ideas of sub.

6. Why' words in one lan.

15. Idea of spiritual sub.
guage have none answer.

stantes, as clear as of

ing in another.

bodily substances.

7. And larguages change.

16. No idea of abstract sub.

8. Mixed modes, where they

stance.

exist.

17. The cohesion of solid

9. How we get the ideas of

mixed modes.

parts, and impulse, the

primary ideas of body.

10. Motion, thinking, and

18. Thinking

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18. Thinking and motivity 5. Charge of relation may
the primary ideas of spi.

be without any change
rit.

in the subject

19-21. Spirits capable of mo. 6. Relation only betwixt two

tion.

things.

22. Idea of soul and body 7. All things capable of re.

compared.

lation.

73—27. Cohesion of solid parts in 8. The ideas of relation
body, as hard to be con-

clearer often, than of the
ceived, as thinking in a

subjects related.

soul.

9. Relations all terminate in

28, 29. Cominonication of motion

simple ideas.

by impulse, or by thought, 10. Terms leading the mind
equally intelligible.

beyond the subjects deno.

30. Ideas of body and spirit

minated, are relacive.

compared.

II. Conclusion.

31. The notion of spirit in.

volves no more difficulty

in it than that of body: CHAP. XXVI.

32. We know: nothing beyond

Of cause and effat, and other

our simple ideas.

relations,

33-35. Idea of God.

SECT.

36. No ideas in our complex

I. Whence their ideas got.

one of spirits, but those

2. Creation, generation, mak.

got from sensation or re.

ing alteration.

ffection.

3, 4. Relations of time.

37. Recapitulation.

5. Relations of place and

'extension.

6. Absolute terms ofren stand

CHAP. XXIV.

for relations.

Of collective ideas of substance,

SÉCT.

1. One idea.

CHAP. XXVII.

2. Made by the power of

Of identity and diversity.

composing in the mind, SECT.

3. All artscial things are 1. Wherein identity con-

collective ideas.

sists.

2. Identity of substances.

CHAP. XXV.

Identity of modes.

3. Principium individuatio.
Of relation,

nis.

SECT.

4. Identity of vegetables.

Relation, what.

5. Identity of anjinals.

2. Reiations, without corre. 6.- Identity of man.

lative terms, not easily 7. Identity suited to the

perceived.

idea.

3. Some seemingly absolute

8. Same man.

terms contain relations.

9. Personal identity.

4. Relation different from 16. Consciousness makes per.

the things related

sonai identity.

Jl. Personal

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