Sentence Examples


  • " No negation of a fact can involve a contradiction."
  • In the history of philosophy affirmation precedes negation; dogmatism goes before scepticism.
  • There is, however, in the Cynic notion of wisdom, no positive criterion beyond the mere negation of irrational desires and prejudices.
  • While approving of the Epicurean physics, he rejects altogether the Epicurean negation of God and particular providence.
  • Thus, on the one hand, the individualist conception, when carried out to its full extent, leads to the total negation of all real cognition.