Samuel Alexander future quotes

An expectation is a future object, recognised as belonging to me. ---->>>

Hence, in desiring, the more the enjoyment is delayed, the more fancy begins to weave about the object images of future fruition, and to clothe the desired object with properties calculated to inflame the impulse. ---->>>

An object is not first imagined or thought about and then expected or willed, but in being actively expected it is imagined as future and in being willed it is thought. ---->>>

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Nationality: Australian
Born: January 6, 1859
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Die: 09-13, 1938
Occupation: Philosopher

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