Arthur Eddington Quote

It is by looking into our own nature that we first discover the failure of the physical universe to be co-extensive with our experience of reality. The "something to which truth matters" must surely have a place in reality what ever definition of reality we may adopt.


New Pathways in Science, Chapter XIV, Section II (p. 317), The Macmillan Company. 1935

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It is by looking into our own nature that we first discover the failure of the physical universe to be co-extensive with our experience of reality....

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It is by looking into our own nature that we first discover the failure of the physical universe to be co-extensive with our experience of reality....

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It is by looking into our own nature that we first discover the failure of the physical universe to be co-extensive with our experience of reality....

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It is by looking into our own nature that we first discover the failure of the physical universe to be co-extensive with our experience of reality....