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Thoughts on some aspects of opinion – the enigma of opinion and the problem of words, with remarks about the “stance toward words” and beingness

Here are some more thoughts on opinion that I had which build upon things I’ve previously said: Recently, I have been emphasizing that opinion is really any mental fabrication.  In this way, “opinion” and “mental fabrication” are really the same … Continue reading

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The need for new words to describe old concepts

Over the years I’ve found that I have to make up new words for old concepts all the time.  This is because the words that have been used for centuries have been so distorted out of shape that, when you … Continue reading

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