"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
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Figure S the Globulus of light a b c a cone of subtile matter which it carrys before it the better to cut the ether, which serves also to reflect it from other bodys.
m l n the parting of the matter which lieth so much the closer by how much it is nigher the globulus. f, h, the matter pressing on the backsid & consequently helping it forwards
qk, oqi, the matter returning to communicate the motion to the globules which it had before received of it. When it is reflected from i, k, i. e. when it hath given the ball its motion againe tis either reflected toward i, k, by the matter comeing from o & p towards q &c Or else it serves to swell the matter at oqp & so is left in the same condition that the globulus found it in.
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