our greatest blessings come to us by way of madness Phaedr. 244a

2013/10/17

to think matter


[...] our intellect, in the narrow sense of the word, is intended to secure the perfect fitting of our body to its environment, to represent the relations of external things among themselves --in short, to think matter.


Works of Henri Bergson
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