Cognition & Reality

Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Theory Versus Reality

Filed under: Perennial Philosophy — drtone @ 7:31 am

I’m beginning to understand the contempt Taoist sages have for ideas. Ideas are no different from thoughts, which come and go. The more attention one pays to reality, the less room for theory.

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  1. This was very straight forward, something that needs to be clearly articulated. You did that. Considering the subject comes under the heading of one of my pet peeves about people who blather on with their philosophical ideas and maintain they are talking anything but gibberish, this comment was a breath of fresh air.

    Comment by annie wallack — Wednesday, 4 August 2010 @ 5:38 pm | Reply


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