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Dutch philosopher of Sephardi/Portuguese origin; in Ethics, laid groundwork for the 18th-century Enlightenment and modern biblical criticism, including modern conceptions of the self and the universe
Supernanny is a Spinozist insofar as, like Spinoza, she takes it for granted that children are in a state of abjection
She was thinking of Spinoza's kind of striving, conatus.
embarassingly, I don't think I've heard of him before
Bertrand Russell called Leibniz's system "profound, coherent, largely Spinozistic, and amazingly logical."
as if at bottom there were only one art which expressed itself indifferently in one or the other of these languages, like the Spinozistic substance which is adequately reflected by each of its attributes