The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘Logic. Chapter I. Thinking as Cerebration’
Habit plays somewhat the same part in the history of individual that natural selection does in that of the species; namely, it causes actions to be directed toward ends.
‘Habit’ (pub. 20.10.15-18:57). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-logic-chapter-i-thinking-cerebration-0.