Single Idea 632

[catalogued under 26. Natural Theory / A. Speculations on Nature / 1. Nature]

Full Idea

A basic principle of things has to explain why some things are destructible and others are not.

Gist of Idea

Why are some things destructible and others not?


Aristotle (Metaphysics [c.324 BCE], 1075b)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Metaphysics', ed/tr. Lawson-Tancred,Hugh [Penguin 1998], p.387