The bibliophile asks about his books the question which the metaphysician asks about his soul.
It is certainly a question not restricted to the physician nor yet to the metaphysician.
It was in no placid temper, I say, that the metaphysician drew up his chair to its customary station by the hearth.
When politics failed, he put on the mask of a metaphysician.
All modern political effort tends to turn the physicist into a metaphysician.
She talked with much admiration of Mr. Brown as a metaphysician.
Problems are raised which are not merely urgent in themselves, but which present wholly new alternatives to the metaphysician.
But why does this concern Mendelssohn more than any other metaphysician?
This is a problem that can no doubt embarrass the metaphysician, but not the transcendental philosopher.
Try to be more of a philosopher and less of a metaphysician.