Quote By Henry Fielding

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Title

Quote By Henry Fielding

Description

What Henry Fielding thinks about Locke's idea

Creator

Henry Fielding

Source

Metaphors of the mind

Date

1739

Contributor

Shreeya Singhal

Language

English

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Text

"The understanding, like the eye (says Mr. Locke), whilst it makes us see and perceive all other things, takes no notice of itself; and it requires art and pains to set it at a distance and make it its own object."

Citation

Henry Fielding, “Quote By Henry Fielding,” Enlightenmens, accessed February 6, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/673.

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