Primacy of Existence
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In other words, Existence has primacy over consciousness. Contrast Primacy of Consciousness.
It is summed up by the expressions: "Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed" or "Wishing won't make it so."
|Axioms: Existence, Consciousness, Identity • Corollary: Causality, Primacy of Existence|
|Reality: Primacy of Existence, Existents, the Metaphysically Given versus the Man Made|