- Hen·ri [ahn-ree] /ɑ̃ˈri/, 1859–1941, French philosopher and writer: Nobel Prize in Literature 1927.
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Much of this falls under Bergson's conception of humor as social censure.The American Mind
It has been revived in our own days by Bergson, Matière et Mémoire, p. 57.Form and Function
E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
Bergson went over in his mind the things that had held him back.
The first of these fruitless summers the Bergson boys bore courageously.
On Sunday afternoon Mrs. Bergson always took a nap, and Alexandra read.
- Henri Louis (ɑ̃ri lwi). 1859–1941, French philosopher, who sought to bridge the gap between metaphysics and science. His main works are Memory and Matter (1896, trans. 1911) and Creative Evolution (1907, trans. 1911): Nobel prize for literature 1927