“We thought it necessary to begin with the sense of smell, because of all the senses it is the one which appears to contribute least to the knowledge of the human mind.”
– Etienne Bonnot de Condillac (1714-1780)
Source: Condillac, E. B. de. (1947). Oeuvres philosophiques de Condillac Volume I, Volume I,. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, p. 222.