Digital Companion to C. S. Peirce

Some Wit, Wisdom & Bewilderment

Science, as the outlook seems to me, is coming to something not unlike the age of puberty. Its old and purely materialistic conceptions will no longer suffice; while yet the great danger involved in the admission of any others, ineluctable as such admission is, is manifest enough. The influence of the conceptions of methodeutic will at that moment be decisive.
The Carnegie Application, 1902