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To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
The imperial multiplicatornothing can nonplus:
My mother Nature is the origin of it all.
Refinement's origin:
the remote north country's
rice-planting song.
The essence of morality is a questioning about morality; and the decisive move of human life is to use ceaselessly all light to lo ...
Two archetypes pervade Western thinking on the subject of how reality is best apprehended, archetypes that have their ultimate ori ...
Sabbath. A weekly festival having its origin in the fact that God made the world in six days and was arrested on the seventh.
While we were doing it, everything seemed possible, I must say. But that is the illusion of the act. Now I remember how everything ...
Art is good when it springs from necessity. This kind of origin is the guarantee of its value; there is no other.
Between a sign and the thing it signifies there is the fixed, determined relationship of cause and effect. We see this in the case ...
Humility has its origin in an awareness of unworthiness, and sometimes too in a dazzled awareness of saintliness.
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