To sum up, the modalities of matter are supplied by the feminine germ.
It is clear, he says, that the modalities of the action of the blind are explained by spatial representations.
The personal consciousness is only one of the modalities of the general consciousness.
But this division into three modalities or into three states is far from giving the number of the manifestations of being.
In view of the many differences obtaining between them, how otherwise could modalities form a category?