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Enlightenment reasoning.

The only way to defeat an argument is to present it in the strongest possible light.

Anarchists are supposedly anti-authoritarian.

Hence the paradox of anarchists with a rationalist conception of reason.

A society passes into romanticism.

Moving “back” into rationalism is now just as dangerous as moving “forward” into nihilism.

Every position pays a price.

The wager of empiricism is that rationalism is not reasonable.