Sāṃkhya Kārikā verse 41

citraṃ yathā āśrayam ṛte sthāṇvādibhyo vinā yathā chāyā |
tadvat vinā viśeṣaiḥ na tiṣṭhati nirāśrayaṃ liṅgam ||

citra - speckledāśraya - correspondence; that to which anything is annexed, or with which anything is closely connected, or on which anything depends or rests; substratumṛta - truth; principle of natural order, cosmic ordervinā - withoutyathā - according asliṅga - manifest, sign, gender