So the prefect assertor
cannot affirm that S is true has truth-conditions.
Actor and auctor, compiler and assertor
, scriptor and recitor, these are all roles that begin to coalesce through the ingenious and imaginative inventiveness of the vernacular poet.
In addition, one committed to C assertorically gives others the prerogative to accept or assert C as well, deferring to the original assertor
for justification of C.
Si de servitio gravi queruntur, Assertor
venias, satisque proestes; Et, cum se dominum vocabit ille, Dicas esse meos, manuque missos.
11: 'Epicurus voluptatis assertor
omnes libros suos replevit holeribus et pomis, et vilibus cibis dicit esse vivendum .
tu litteras distulisti, quarum quodammodo iam sepultarum suscitator, fautor, assertor
concelebraris, teque per Gallias uno magistro sub hac tempestate bellorum Latina tenuerunt ora porrtum, cum pertulerint arma naufragium.
James Wilson could call Locke, "one of the most able, most sincere, and most amiable assertors
of Christianity and true philosophy.
Studying the arts in youth, `until a more perfect age and a soul stronger in understanding may come to the heights of holy Scripture', arms the Church's mature doctors `on this side and that', so they may fight heresy as `indomitable defenders of the true faith and assertors
of the truth in every way'.
16) She explicitly states that "there was too much of the pure womanly character in [Opie], to suffer her ever to sympathize with the assertors
of |woman's rights,' (so called)" (p.