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Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.
Incidentally, why was it that none of all the pious ever discovered psycho-analysis? Why did it have to wait for a completely godl ...
In obedience to the feeling of reality, we shall insist that, in the analysis of propositions, nothing "unreal" is to be admitted. ...
When I was a boy, I had a clock with a pendulum that could be lifted off. I found that the clock went very much faster without the ...
We are thus able to distinguish thinking as the function which is to a large extent linguistic.
It is natural, now, to think of there being connected with a sign (name, combination of words, letter) besides that to which the s ...
The spider-mind acquires a faculty of memory, and, with it, a singular skill of analysis and synthesis, taking apart and putting t ...
Both the Moral Majority, who are recycling medieval language to explain AIDS, and those ultra-leftists who attribute AIDS to some ...
Reasoning is compared to understanding as movement is to rest, or acquisition to possession.... Since movement always proceeds fro ...
For the perfect idler, for the passionate observer it becomes an immense source of enjoyment to establish his dwelling in the thro ...
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