Bacon: Continuance

„We apply the term continuance to the abandonment of a body to itself for an observable time, guarded and protected in the meanwhile from all external force.“ (p. 284) #FrancisBacon #continuance

Bacon, Francis, Novum Organum. Or True Suggestions for the Interpretation of Nature; herausgegeben von Joseph Devey. New York: P. F. Collier & Son 1902.