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The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
I've been in many of them and to some extent I would have to say this: If you've seen one city slum you've seen them all.
Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future, making it predictable and reliable to the extent that this is humanly ...
... whatever men do or know or experience can make sense only to the extent that it can be spoken about. There may be truths beyon ...
Science and technology multiply around us. To an increasing extent they dictate the languages in which we speak and think. Either ...
The car as we know it is on the way out. To a large extent, I deplore its passing, for as a basically old- fashioned machine, it e ...
The extent to which a parent is able to see a child's world through that child's eyes depends very much on the parent's ability to ...
A computer does not think, it feels nothing, and what it is said to "know"--bits of information all cast in the digital mode--has ...
Predictions usually deal with events--who will win an election, whether or not a country will go to war, the specification of a ne ...
It goes without saying that religion thus conceived is the opposite of magic. The latter is essentially selfish, the former admits ...
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