Aristotle

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Empiricist
Truth is found through the senses/experience
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Motion
The idea that everything is in a state of constant change
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Actuality
The state something is in
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Potentiality
The state something could be in
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The Material Cause
What something is made of e.g wood
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The Efficient Cause
What made something e.g carpenter
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The Formal Cause
The shape something takes e.g chair
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The Final Cause
Something's purpose e.g sitting
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Prime Mover
The unchanging, necessary cause of change.
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Divine Thought
The Prime Mover can only think of itself otherwise they'd be changing and would also have to be caused by something prior.
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