If any man thinks that he can conceive well enough how there should be Nothing, I will engage that what he means by Nothing, is as much Something, as anything that he ever thought of in his life; and I believe that if he knew what Nothing was, it would be intuitively evident to him that it could not be . Absolute Nothing is the aggregate of all the contradictions in the world. Jonathan Edwards.Note-Book: Nothing. [Written before his eighteenth year.] Work, I. 678.