Quotation by Aristotle

For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.
Aristotle (384–322 B.C.), Greek philosopher. Metaphysics II.1: 993b10-11, trans. by W.D. Ross; Metaphysics II.1: 993a27-993b7, Complete Works of Aristotle, trans. by W.D. Ross, ed. Jonathan Barnes, Princeton University Press (1984).
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