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  • Title: PoSA: Foreword
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    • certain to be appreciated for the light it sheds on Rudolf Steiner's
  • Title: PoSA: Preface to the Revised Edition, 1918
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    • a certain disposition it arises quite spontaneously in the human soul. And
    • for certainty in such knowledge. What I have said in this book can also be
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter I: The Conscious Human Deed
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    • for example, receives from an external cause acting upon it a certain quantity
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter II: The Fundamental Urge For Knowledge
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    • likeness. We notice that living beings grow and develop to a certain degree
    • organic effects, so he also attributes to matter, in certain circumstances,
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter III: Thinking in the Service of Understanding the World
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    • certain other concepts of mechanics, and take into consideration the special
    • elasticity, motion, impact, velocity, etc., into a certain connection, to
    • which the observed process is related in a definite way. As certain as it is
    • that the event takes place independently of me, so certain is it also that
    • certain relation to objects and events given independently of us. Whether
    • certainty that we are not given the concepts together with the objects. That
    • certainly appears to be the case. The question here is: What do we gain by
    • certain direction and with a definite velocity. I must wait for what will
    • coming into being of world phenomena, but thinking certainly plays a major
    • never possible to ask: Why does an event produce in me a certain number of
    • my personality when I know the feeling which a certain event arouses in me.
    • dream I know not. Only one thing do I know with absolute certainty, for I
    • certain. Cartesius had, to begin with, no justification for giving his
    • therefore I am. Certainly I must resolutely get on with digesting before I
    • cannot be established with certainty, after all. And to this extent the
    • just as I can doubt whether a certain tree supplies a wood suitable for
    • this book. I can understand anyone doubting whether we can ascertain
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter IV: The World as Perception
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    • example, that of the color red or of a certain tone, is not possible without
    • This view believes it expresses something absolutely certain, something that
    • molecules are not in direct contact, but are at certain distances from one
    • remains a certain distance between body and hand, and what I sense as the
    • This much, then, is certain: Investigations within the sphere of perceptions
    • certain to him that he does not know a sun or an earth, but always only an
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter V: The Act of Knowing the World
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    • them. It is certainly inadmissible on the one hand to reject the
    • certain content of representations. If I dream that I am drinking wine which
    • line produced by a point moving according to certain laws. If I investigate
    • without which it could not subsist. For us, however, to lift certain
    • certain limits, but my thinking has nothing to do with these limits. In this
    • Let us assume that a certain perception, for example, red, appears in my
    • connected with other perceptions, for example, a definite form, certain
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter VI: The Human Individuality
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    • all. We are certainly not the external things, but together with them we
    • certain smell, etc., then, if no eye were present, no perception of a light
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter VII: Are There Limits to Knowledge?
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    • means is not applicable, a sphere which can be ascertained only by means of
    • connection of certain perceptions.
    • certainty. Perceptions are not of such transparency. Each later perception
    • Certain representations which arise from investigations of
    • ascertaining reality. Every new sense would give him a different picture of
    • word from enlarging the knowledge of certain fields. If the word perception is
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter VIII: The Factors of Life
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    • existence, a real principle also. And this with a certain justification. But
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter IX: The Idea of Freedom
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    • continuously link certain aims of will with perceptions which keep returning
    • experience have certain perceptions, there always also enter into their
    • with representations of certain situations in life that in any given case we
    • content of moral ideas to certain experiences (perceptions). But the highest
    • morality, but were to recognize a certain value in all principles of
    • important here. It may happen that in certain circumstances one considers
    • certain level, but at a higher level it coincides with the idea that arises
    • this will to a certain degree of development, and the unique character which
    • do not freely follow their inclinations and preferences. — I certainly
    • is quite immaterial from a certain point of view. But one should not maintain
    • because his view is limited to a certain period of time. If he were able to
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter X: Philosophy of Freedom and Monism
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    • finished as a free spirit, but it leads him up to a certain level from
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter XI: World Purpose and Life Purpose
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    • and the condemned view ceases to be absurd when rightly formulated. Certainly
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter XIII: The Value of Life
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    • pain through it. The world “in a certain sense is to be regarded as an
    • certain amount of displeasure did not have to be accepted into the bargain.
    • certain times of the year. The pessimist maintains that these evils far
    • We never want a certain quantity of pleasure in the abstract, but a concrete
    • produced by a walk. Only if our desire were, quite generally, for a certain
    • a desire — with the following. If when buying a certain quantity of
    • would certainly be effective for showing the futility of the school of
  • Title: PoSA: The Consequences of Monism
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    • connections ascertained by human thinking had only a subjective
  • Title: PoSA: First Appendix
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    • philosophical world views which originate in certain prejudices on the part
    • problem which certain philosophers demand should be considered when such
    • otherwise exist. If one simply ignores such problems, certain people will
    • to a theory of knowledge, it is only necessary to ask him certain questions
  • Title: PoSA: Second Appendix
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    • uncertainty. Only that truth which appears to us as coming from within
    • We strive for certainty in knowledge, but each in his own way.
  • Title: PoSA: Inside Dust Jacket
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