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Single Idea 17175

[catalogued under 9. Objects / F. Identity among Objects / 7. Indiscernible Objects]

Full Idea

In nature there cannot be two or more substances of the same nature or attribute.

Gist of Idea

There cannot be two substances with the same attributes


Baruch de Spinoza (The Ethics [1675], I Pr 05)

Book Reference

Spinoza,Benedict de: 'Ethics', ed/tr. White,WH/Stirling,AH [Wordsworth 2001], p.5

A Reaction

This is the Identity of Indiscernibles.