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" I think, is a thinking intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing, in different times and places... "
The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson - Page 49
by British essayists - 1819
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding: With Notes and Illustrations of the ...

John Locke - 1849 - 564 pages
...wherein personal identity consists, we must consider what " person" stands for ; which, I think, is a thinking intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing, in different tunes and places ; which it does only by that consciousness which...
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Compendium of Dr. Brown's Philosophy of the Human Mind

Thomas Brown, James Parkinson Boyle - Philosophy - 1849 - 352 pages
...consequences of either of the two. This was the source of Locke's paradox ; from his definition of person — a thinking, intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself, as itself, the same thinking thing in different times and places, which it only does by that consciousness which...
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Biblical Trinity

Theophilus - Trinity - 1850 - 332 pages
...of the Greeks. Emmons used the term person substantially as does Locke, when he defines person as " a thinking, intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing at different times and places."* That Emmons does, in fact, harmonize with...
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Locke's Essay on the Human Understanding

JOHN MURRAY - 1852
...consists, we must consider what person stands for; OF IDENTITY AND DIVERSITY. 171 which, I think, is—a thinking intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing, in different times and places—which it does only by that Consciousness which...
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an ..., Volumes 11-12

English essays - 1853
...transit, Inqueferas noster OvID. Th' unbodied spirit flies And lodges where it lights, in man or t>east. DRYDEN. THERE has been very great reason, on several...concludes, that it is consciousness alone, and not identity of substance, which makes this personal identity of sameness. 'Had I the same consciousness...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the ..., Volumes 11-12

Spectator The - 1853
...Inqueferas noster OVID. Th' unbodied spirit flies And lodges where it lights, in man or beast. DRYDES. THERE has been very great reason, on several accounts,...concludes, that it is consciousness alone, and not identity of substance, which makes this personal identity of sameness. 'Had I the same consciousness...
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Macphail's Edinburgh ecclesiastical journal and literary review, Volumes 15-16

1853
...readily grant us. Locke, whose account of it has been so deservedly attacked", defines a person to be " a thinking intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing in different times and places, which it does only by that consciousness which...
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Locke's essays. An essay concerning human understanding. And A treatise on ...

John Locke - 1854 - 524 pages
...find wherein personal identity consists, we must consider what person stands for: which, 1 think, is a thinking intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, the same thinking thing in different times and places ; which it does only by that consciousness which...
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Bible News: Or Sacred Truths Relating to the Living God, His Only Son, and ...

Noah Worcester - Trinity - 1854 - 240 pages
...Being to be the same, p. 350. Reply to Dr. "Waterland's Defence, 352. Mr. Locke defines person to be a thinking, intelligent being, that has reason and reflection, and can consider itself as itself. [Doddridge says, " the word person commonly signifies one single, intelligent, vol. untary agent, or...
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Light from the East: Tales, Moral and Instructive, of Oriental Origin Or ...

George S. Measom - Arab countries - 1856 - 194 pages
...learned world to endeavour at settling what it was that might be said to compose personal identity. Locke, after having premised that the word person...and reflection, and can consider itself as itself, contends that it is consciousness alone, and not an identity of substance, which this personal identity...
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