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Henri Bergson

Quote of Henri Bergson - Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions...


Biography - Henri Bergson:

French philosopher.
Born: 1859 - Died: 1941
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter in the form of movements which it has stamped with its own freedom.




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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
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All our analyses show us, in life, an effort to remount the incline that matter descends.
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The present contains nothing more than the past, and what is found in the effect was already in the cause.
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To choose, and therefore exclude.
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