Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-06 Thread Bruno Marchal
Roger Clough, rclo...@verizon.net 11/5/2012 Forever is a long time, especially near the end. -Woody Allen - Receiving the following content - From: Bruno Marchal Receiver: everything-list Time: 2012-11-04, 08:56:01 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 03 Nov 2012, at 12:45, Roger

Re: Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-06 Thread Roger Clough
Time: 2012-11-06, 07:43:06 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 05 Nov 2012, at 13:45, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Bruno Marchal Is sigma_6 truth truth with only a 6 sigma possibility of error ? let P(x) be a decidable number property. Like being prime. Note that if P(x

Re: Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Roger Clough
Time: 2012-11-04, 08:56:01 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 03 Nov 2012, at 12:45, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Bruno Marchal and Stephen, http://www.angelfire.com/md2/timewarp/leibniz.html Leibniz declares that there are two kinds of truth: truths of reason [which are non

Re: Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Roger Clough
- From: Stephen P. King Receiver: everything-list Time: 2012-11-03, 10:17:02 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 11/3/2012 7:45 AM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Bruno Marchal and Stephen, http://www.angelfire.com/md2/timewarp/leibniz.html Leibniz declares that there are two

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Stephen P. King
On 11/5/2012 12:48 PM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Stephen P. King I believe that truth is independent of mind, but we poor beggars cannot be sure of how to state what that criterion is. Hi Roger, If truth is independent of the mind, how is it that the mind can apprehend truth? -- Onward!

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread meekerdb
On 11/5/2012 12:08 PM, Stephen P. King wrote: On 11/5/2012 12:48 PM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Stephen P. King I believe that truth is independent of mind, but we poor beggars cannot be sure of how to state what that criterion is. Hi Roger, If truth is independent of the mind, how is it

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Stephen P. King
On 11/5/2012 1:25 PM, meekerdb wrote: On 11/5/2012 12:08 PM, Stephen P. King wrote: On 11/5/2012 12:48 PM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Stephen P. King I believe that truth is independent of mind, but we poor beggars cannot be sure of how to state what that criterion is. Hi Roger, If truth is

Re: Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Roger Clough
. -Woody Allen - Receiving the following content - From: Stephen P. King Receiver: everything-list Time: 2012-11-05, 13:08:41 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 11/5/2012 12:48 PM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Stephen P. King I believe that truth is independent of mind, but we

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-05 Thread Stephen P. King
the following content - From: Stephen P. King Receiver: everything-list Time: 2012-11-05, 13:08:41 Subject: Re: The two types of truth On 11/5/2012 12:48 PM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Stephen P. King I believe that truth is independent of mind, but we poor beggars cannot be sure of how to state what

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-04 Thread Bruno Marchal
On 03 Nov 2012, at 12:45, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Bruno Marchal and Stephen, http://www.angelfire.com/md2/timewarp/leibniz.html Leibniz declares that there are two kinds of truth: truths of reason [which are non-contradictory, are always either true or false], We can only hope that they are

Re: The two types of truth

2012-11-03 Thread Stephen P. King
On 11/3/2012 7:45 AM, Roger Clough wrote: Hi Bruno Marchal and Stephen, http://www.angelfire.com/md2/timewarp/leibniz.html Leibniz declares that there are two kinds of truth: truths of reason [which are non-contradictory, are always either true or false], and truths of fact [which are not