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Quotation by Henri Bergson
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.
Henri Bergson (1859–1941), French philosopher. "Summary and Conclusion," sct. 9, Matter and Memory (1896, trans. 1988).
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