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  • 1.
    the full analysis of the notions of saying something and understanding what one said inevitably involves a concept which, as I will show in detail, essentially corresponds to the Cartesian idea of thought.
    Zeno Vendler (b. 1921), U.S. professor of philosophy (University of California at San Diego). Res Cogitans, p. 4, Cornell University Press (1972).
  • 2.
    Experience and imagination must enter into the very constitution of our thoughts involving concrete individuals.
    Zeno Vendler (b. 1921), U.S. professor of philosophy (University of California at San Diego). Res Cogitans, p. 76, Cornell University Press (1972).

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  • 3.
    To be in the mind and to be known are the same thing: in this domain esse est percipi.
    Zeno Vendler (b. 1921), U.S. professor of philosophy (University of California at San Diego). Res Cogitans, p. 193, Cornell University Press (1972). Compare Aristotle, de Anima, sect. 5.
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