Quotation by T.S. Eliot

Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the simplest datum and say "this we know."
T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888–1965), U.S.-British modernist poet. Eliot's doctoral dissertation in philosophy; submitted to Harvard in 1916. Knowledge and Experience in the Philosophy of F.H. Bradley, ch. 6, Columbia University Press (1964).
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