"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 Of Memory3 Of MemoryOf MemoryThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08JournalMeditations reminde a man of actions, & actions of meditatio. Colours, actions, sounds loud softly, high & low, Time as that 2 things were done together or so long after one another reconing how long since such a thing done by counting the time from one action to another untill the præsent time. A man cannot remember what hee never thought uppon as a blow or prick or noise in his sleepe the things & sounds which hee heares & sees but minds not. Objects from either eye or eare affect the memory alike. The same thing seene or heard from divers places or distances acte alike on the memor{y} Continue reading…