Quotation by J.L. Austin

We walk along the cliff, and I feel a sudden impulse to push you over, which I promptly do: I acted on impulse, yet I certainly intended to push you over, and may even have devised a little ruse to achieve it; yet even then I did not act deliberately, for I did not (stop to) ask myself whether to do it or not.
J.L. (John Langshaw) Austin (1911–1960), British philosopher. Philosophical Papers, "The Meaning of a Word," p. 195, Oxford University Press, second edition (1970).
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