Tag Archives: assumption

Assume nothing, argue everything.

Nothing is less obvious than the meaning of obvious.

The visionaries have left us.

The basic condition for learning to see again is the assumption of this loss.

What can “eternity” mean to us “now”?

Any serious discussion of eternity must proceed on the assumption it must be found within time.


Judgments about what is realistic are always informed by assumptions about what reality is.

Researchers boast of unexpected results.

They suppose, on dubious sociological and psychological assumptions, that such results signal the absence of preconceptions or a willingness to accept truth.