There has never been so concise and definitive a debunking of Kant's categorical imperative.
A person, Kant tells us, is crooked timber from which no straight thing can be made.
The fact is that Kant is in a difficulty which he feels obscurely himself.
I may attain great merit by my struggle, but I cannot make myself a Kant.
Thus for Kant sensation is a modification or state of the subject, produced by affection through an object.
For Fichte He is moral order (a very evident recollection of Kant).
The three parts of the transcendental philosophy correspond thus entirely to the three criticks of Kant.
Kant is admitted to be one of the greatest of the German philosophers.
Again, Kant's account of time will be found to treat something represented or perceived as also a perception.
He had written a treatise on ethics which on some points anticipated Kant.