Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote

As there is a science of stars, called astronomy; a science of quantities, called mathematics; a science of qualities, called chemistry; so there is a science of sciences - I call it Dialectic - which is the Intellect discriminating the false and the true.


Representative Men, Plato; or, The Philosopher (p. 62)

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