Sentence Examples


  • " No negation of a fact can involve a contradiction."
  • In the history of philosophy affirmation precedes negation; dogmatism goes before scepticism.
  • No city calls itself either Guelpi or Ghibelline till it has expelled one-half of its inhabitants; for each party is resolved to constitute the state according to its own conception, and the affirmation of the, one programme is the negation of the other.
  • The view of the future life is the old Hebrew one: death is practically the end-all, Sheol is the negation of happy activity, and from it no one returns; in v.
  • The mind, something different from a mere negation, yet not equivalent to a positive thought.