"For it was Aristotle's opinion, who compared the soul to a 'rasa tabula', that human sensations and reflections were passions: These therefore are what he finely calls, the 'passive intelligent'; which, he says, shall cease, or is corruptible."
— Warburton, William (1698-1779)
(pp. 211-2 in 4th ed.; pp. 389-390 in 1st edition)
See The Divine Legation of Moses Demonstrated, on the Principles of a Religious Deist, from the Omission of the Doctrine of a Future State of Reward and Punishment in the Jewish Dispensation. In Six Books. By William Warburton (London: Printed for Fletcher Gyles, 1738-41). <Link to ESTC><Link to Vol. 1 in Google Books><Link to Vol. 2>
Some text from The Divine Legation of Moses. In Nine Books. The Fourth Edition, Corrected and Enlarged. By W. Warburton (London: Printed for J. and P. Knapton, 1755). <Link to ESTC>