Siméon Denis Poisson Quote

That which can affect our senses in any manner whatever, is termed matter.


Introductory sentence of Siméon-Denis Poisson, translated by Henry Hickman Harte (1842). A Treatise of Mechanics. Longman and co. p. 1.

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That which can affect our senses in any manner whatever, is termed matter.

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That which can affect our senses in any manner whatever, is termed matter.

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That which can affect our senses in any manner whatever, is termed matter.

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That which can affect our senses in any manner whatever, is termed matter.