Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Science is nothing but the finding of analogy, identity, in the most remote parts.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Oration, August 31, 1837, delivered before the Phi Beta Kappa Society, Cambridge, Massachusetts. "The American Scholar," repr. In Emerson: Essays and Lectures, ed. Joel Porte (1983).