Digital Companion to C. S. Peirce

Some Wit, Wisdom & Bewilderment

It is true we shall never know the true answer to every question, but in regard to any question concerning which there is a doubt, a struggle to rid ourselves from doubt, and an attempt at investigation, we go on the assumption that sufficient research - involving perhaps more experience and reasoning than our race will ever attain to - would produce this state of true belief
Of Reality, 1872