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What is absolute?

  1. May 14, 2003 #1

    Kerrie

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    in your own words, define what you feel is absolute...
     
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  4. May 14, 2003 #3
    Do you mean to define what it means to be absolute, or to define something that I personally believe to be absolute.
     
  5. May 14, 2003 #4
    Acceptance
     
  6. May 14, 2003 #5
    Re: Re: What is absolute?

    Acceptance of what?
     
  7. May 14, 2003 #6

    Tom Mattson

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    Knowledge of abstract objects (mental constructs) is absolute.
     
  8. May 14, 2003 #7
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    Acceptance of course. :0)
     
  9. May 14, 2003 #8
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    Cool!
     
  10. May 14, 2003 #9
    Potentials? Where everything in between are just tendencies?
     
  11. May 14, 2003 #10
    absolute is what this discussion isn't
     
  12. May 14, 2003 #11
    Acceptance of Absolute Vodka only...

     
  13. May 14, 2003 #12

    drag

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    Re: Re: What is absolute?

    Greetings !
    Absolute abstract systems.
    Could you, please, prove even that is absolute ?

    Live long and prosper.
     
  14. May 15, 2003 #13
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    Proving that acceptance of acceptance is absolute is a personal affair. You must prove it to yourself, the finger pointing at the moon is not to be confused with the moon itself.
     
  15. May 15, 2003 #14
    "Everything is a lie"
     
  16. May 15, 2003 #15
    Oh, do you mean propaganda? ... Absolutely!
     
  17. May 15, 2003 #16
    Absolute? What's that?
     
  18. May 15, 2003 #17
    Re: Re: What is absolute?

    That's the Liar's Paradox, and makes no rational sense, but I kind of agree (on a more broad, less specific, level).
     
  19. May 15, 2003 #18
    Everything that is is absolute. Things often are not true in absolutely all circumstances, but things that are true are absolutely true in their circumstances. It is absolutely true that there is existence outside of myself.
     
  20. May 16, 2003 #19
    Concept of Time/existence is absolute.
     
  21. May 16, 2003 #20
    From the thread, Cognizance ...

    And the "journey" begins ...
     
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