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Topic: There are no facts only interpretations
Posted: Monday, March 19, 2018 11:56:45 PM
This means that the truth is a matter of point of view or perspective - even the presumable objective (or universal) truth of the hard sciences. What we call "objective truth" belongs to one culture, is built upon values such as "impartiality" or upon the notion that the truth is something good for the humans, etc. These conception is close to the anthropological conception of what constitutes the notion of truth in one culture. For an American Native, for instance, truth is a matter of relation with spirits and other entities, not relation between a universally rational consciousness and an object that is "there" like a rough fact.
Topic: Character is not cut in marble—it is not something solid and unalterable. It is something living and changing, and may become...
Posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016 6:55:47 PM
character is style - and style is stylus, and stylus engraves marble.
Topic: A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 10:17:06 PM
completely true!
Topic: States, as great engines, move slowly.
Posted: Tuesday, May 3, 2016 6:33:01 PM
sometimes counterclockwise...
Topic: Every tale must end at last.
Posted: Monday, April 18, 2016 12:53:32 AM
Every tale must begin at least.
Topic: Misery generates hate.
Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016 8:12:06 PM
Brazil's history of social violence...
Topic: The Free Dictionary will not work properly with ad-blockers
Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:52:03 AM
I do not have ad-blocking software, yet since 29 march I get the message saying I should disable it. I tried Firefox, Chrome and Safari, and I cleared also my cache. And I still get the message.
Topic: I love good sense above all, perhaps because I have none.
Posted: Sunday, March 27, 2016 10:44:56 PM
that's not normal for those who are In a bad mood...
Topic: Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
Posted: Sunday, March 20, 2016 9:36:12 PM
yes, we have even distinct phases...
Topic: Art requires neither complaisance nor politeness; nothing but faith, faith and freedom.
Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2016 10:42:00 AM
Dancing Dancing Dancing

faith, faith = madness

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