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" But mortals deem that the gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes like theirs, and voice and form. Yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and could paint with their hands, and produce works of art as men do, horses would paint the forms... "
History of Greek Philosophy, Thales to Democritus - Page 70
by B.A.G. Fuller - 1923
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Proceedings, Volume 47

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1893
...fabric of polytheistic anthropomorphism. ' Mortals think the Gods are born as they are, and have senses like theirs, and voice and form ; yes, and if oxen...lions had hands, and could paint with their hands like men, horses would paint the forms of gods like horses, and oxen like oxen. So the Ethiopians make...
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Early Greek Philosophy

John Burnet - Philosophy, Ancient - 1908 - 433 pages
...many lawless deeds of the gods, stealings and adulteries and deceivings of one another. RP ib. ('4) But mortals deem that the gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes1 like theirs, and voice and form. RP 100. Yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and...
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History of Western Philosophy

Bertrand Russell - Philosophy - 2008 - 928 pages
...disgrace among mortals, stealings and adulteries and deceivings of one another. . . . Mortals deem that gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes like...theirs, and voice and form . . . yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and could paint with their hands, and produce works of art as men do,...
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Greek Astronomy

Thomas Little Heath - Science - 1932 - 192 pages
...whole Heaven, he states that the One is God. Fragments, n, 13-29 (tr. JOHN BURNET). Homer and Hesiod have ascribed to the gods all things that are a shame...like theirs, and voice and form. Yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and could paint with their hands, and produce works of art as men do,...
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Neither Man Nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals

Carol J. Adams - Political Science - 1995 - 240 pages
...misery, let there be grace. 10 Beastly Theology: When Epistemology Creates Ontology Mortals deem that gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes like theirs, and voices and form . . . yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and could paint with their hands,...
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'Nature and the Greeks' and 'Science and Humanism'

Erwin Schr?dinger - Science - 1951 - 172 pages
...mortals, imposture, stealing and adultery and deceiving one another with great ingenuity. And (fr. 14): 'Mortals deem that the gods are begotten as they are and have clothes like theirs and a voice and form.' Let me stop for a moment to ask: How could the general Greek public accept such...
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Divine Aporia: Postmodern Conversations about the Other

John Charles Hawley - Philosophy - 2000 - 341 pages
...Routledge. 11 Beastly Theology: When Epistemology Creates Ontology Carol J. Adams Mortals deem that gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes like theirs, and voices and form . . . yes, and if oxen and horses or lions had hands, and could paint with their hands,...
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