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What is philosophy?

What is philosophy?

Granted, this question is somewhat untimely for a blog that exists for four years. And yet, keeping up with tradition, it is very timely to ask this after you have dealt with the subject for a decade. So what is philosophy? In a very straightforward way, it could be said to be one of the following: The use of reason in understanding such things as the nature of the real world and existence, the use...

Paradox definition & examples

Paradox definition & examples

Dictionary Definitions According to Cambridge Dictionary, a paradox is a statement or situation that may be true but seems impossible or difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics Unpacking a dictionary definition to an actual usage, we can have four different ways of using the word paradox: a statement that is made up of opposites and sounds or seems impossible, but upon further reflection is not and could be true a self-contradictory...

About this blog

About this blog

Ippolit Belinski You can submit all your interesting paradoxes that you want me to analyze, or take a look at, from my perspective. If you want to analyze a paradox yourself, there is the comments section. If that is not enough, drop me an email, and I will create a post with your name (in the long run, if there is going to be one, I just might make you a writer). You are welcome...