Henri Bergson Quote

For it is scarcely possible to give any other definition of space: space is what enables us to distinguish a number of identical and simultaneous sensations from one another; it is thus a principle of differentiation, and consequently it is a reality with no quality.


Translated by F.L. Pogson, Time and Free Will: An Essay on the Immediate Data of Consciousness, Chapter II (p. 95)

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For it is scarcely possible to give any other definition of space: space is what enables us to distinguish a number of identical and simultaneous...

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For it is scarcely possible to give any other definition of space: space is what enables us to distinguish a number of identical and simultaneous...

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For it is scarcely possible to give any other definition of space: space is what enables us to distinguish a number of identical and simultaneous...

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For it is scarcely possible to give any other definition of space: space is what enables us to distinguish a number of identical and simultaneous...