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Old 30th August 2019, 06:55 AM   #80
Penultimate Amazing
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 10,925
We used to have a better class of "diversity of views" around here.

Come back lifegazer and Interesting Ian, all is forgiven.
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"
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