View Single Post
Old 29th November 2019, 12:49 AM   #321
Robin
Penultimate Amazing
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 11,396
Originally Posted by arthwollipot View Post
Yes! Now you're getting it.
.
I am puzzled as to why you could think I could be getting it, as opposed to being more confused by it all than ever.
__________________
The non-theoretical character of metaphysics would not be in itself a defect; all arts have this non-theoretical character without thereby losing their high value for personal as well as for social life. The danger lies in the deceptive character of metaphysics; it gives the illusion of knowledge without actually giving any knowledge. This is the reason why we reject it. - Rudolf Carnap "Philosophy and Logical Syntax"
Robin is online now   Quote this post in a PM   Nominate this post for this month's language award Copy a direct link to this post Reply With Quote Back to Top