Thread: Truth
View Single Post
Old 04-29-2009, 07:31 AM
aydee aydee is offline
Platinum Member
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 7,309
Default Re: Truth

Originally Posted by deltadrummer1 View Post
So is the statement "All truths are relative" relative? And are you absolutely certain that the statement "there is no absolute truth" is true? Contrary beliefs are possible but are contrary truths possible?
You my friend, are now delving into the depths of matters that drove Socrates up the wall.

Are truths and beliefs just semantics..interchangeable?..I dont know.

I think so.

I also think all absolute statements have to come with assumptions based on existing beliefs... so therefore yes... everything is relative.

The sharpest I can define Truth for myself is: " what is".
But then the underlying assumption is " according to me".

So are you a physicist?
Reply With Quote