"That consciousness is a sort of public spirit among the nerve cells. Man as a community of cells; compound animals and composite plants; society; nature. Feeling implied in Firstness. The triad in theology. Faith requires us to be materialists without flinching."
- C.S. Peirce, Collected Papers of Charles Sanders Peirce I.354
"The community of memory is as infinite as the community of hope."
- Randall E. Auxier, Time, Will, and Purpose Preface xiii