I do not affirm the identity of two things, but only the inseparability of two ideas in our mind.
Whence arises the inseparability of the ideas of body and extension?
inseparability does not destroy the existence of parts; it merely asserts the force of cohesion.
I do not either mean to postulate the inseparability of body and soul.
We have already spoken as to the inseparability of attributes; we now speak as to that of matter.
And in their inseparability they safeguard the great fundamental principles of authority and order.
They are three sisters, as such always inseparable, and in their inseparability alone are Graces.