I ask what it is that we are aware of in our sense-perception of nature.
Unless there were a priori idea, sense-perception could never begin.
Thus, your first sense-perception of coffee was probably that of sight.
In sense-perception the form of the thing is not in sense as it is in the thing.
From sense-perception to reasoning, and from reasoning to understanding, is a natural transition.
The lowest faculty, if we must use that word, is sense-perception.
It is best to be observed in passions for property, especially such as involve the sense-perception of money.
But sense-perception has in it an element which is not thought.
These forms of sense-perception constitute a scale (as it were) of feeling.
Thought about nature is different from the sense-perception of nature.