"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."

-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
1 [9]Of Imagination3 [9]Of Imagination[9]Of ImaginationThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08Journal8 If after I had thus seene ☉s image with my left well eye I shut it & opened my right eye all objects would appeare coloured as when I had seene ☉ But I could not perceive any such motion in the spirits of my left eye for all objects appeared in theire right colours to it unless when I fixed my eye on them for then appeared ☉ 9 when the impresion of ☉ was not too strong upon my eye I could easily imagine severall shapes as if I saw them in the ☉s place, whence perhaps may be gathered that the tendere{st} sight argues the clearest fantasie of things visible. & hence something of the nature of madnesse & dreame{s} may be gathered Continue reading…