The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘The Law of Mind’
…what we call matter is not completely dead, but is merely mind hidebound with habits. It still retains the element of diversification; and in that diversification there is life.
W 8:155; CP 6.158
‘Matter’ (pub. 21.10.15-13:35). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-law-mind-11.