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Re: The need for an absolute

Posted by Wordsmith on August 06, 2002 at 23:39:26:
In Reply to: The need for an absolute posted by ELDRAS on August 06, 2002 at 16:47:59:


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: from eldras:

Hi there! I knew I'd run into you again sometime.

: To think the unthinkable, to struggle towrad the sun with the spirit embalsened intellect...we must have abstraction, because we need every mental and other resource we can find.

Abstraction is what intellect does. Instinct, alas, is suppressed in humans. Bergson spoke of uniting the
two into what he called "intuition". He said in *Creative Evolution* (p. 167): "There are things alone
intelligence is able to seek, but which, by itself, will never find. These things alone instinct could find, but it will never seek them."

Wordsmith :)

: that it is god is just a consensual term.

: let's use it?

: Ta Salutant!

: ELDRAS

: cf also:

: www.fusionanomaly.net





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