# Does impotence exist?

## Main Question or Discussion Point

Does the opposite of omnipotence exist?

(i dont know the right word for it, is it impotence/nihipotence/nonpotence/something else?)

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If you are asking about fisical existence, then no: it is impossible to exist without occupying space (but again, it also depends on your definition fo the opposite of omnipotent. For me, it is that something is nowhere).

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Impotence certainly exists; many men suffer from it.

arildno said:
Impotence certainly exists; many men suffer from it.
haha, good one. but he doesn't mean it that way....

<<<GUILLE>>> said:
If you are asking about fisical existence, then no: it is impossible to exist without occupying space (but again, it also depends on your definition fo the opposite of omnipotent. For me, it is that something is nowhere).
I found this definition of omnipotence on wikipedia:

Omnipotence (literally, "all power") is power with no limits or inexhaustible, in other words, unlimited power. This trait is usually attributed only to God.
So i think the opposite of omnipotence would be "something with no power whatsoever".

PIT2 said:
I found this definition of omnipotence on wikipedia:

So i think the opposite of omnipotence would be "something with no power whatsoever".
thansk for that, this changes my position.

Yes, impotnece exists: esclaves. (there are still many)

What are esclaves?