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The theory of truth is a series of truisms.
The general doctrine about knowledge which I sketched at the beginning of this section, which is the real bugbear underlying doctr ...
It is not enough for theory to describe and analyse, it must itself be an event in the universe it describes. In order to do this ...
I was a modest, good-humoured boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable.
Mental events such as perceivings, rememberings, decisions, and actions resist capture in the net of physical theory.
By an application of the theory of relativity to the taste of readers, to-day in Germany I am called a German man of science, and ...
There could be no fairer destiny for any physical theory than that it should point the way to a more comprehensive theory in which ...
Could Shakespeare give a theory of Shakespeare?
I often think how much easier the world would have been to manage if Herr Hitler and Signor Mussolini had been at Oxford.
Lucretius
Sings his great theory of natural origins and of wise conduct; Plato
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