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Some ideas arise from vision.

But others arise from sounds. Yet others arise from touch.

Dualism.

An earlier variant of the two world problem split the sensible world from the intelligible world. A later variant of the two world problem split the outer world from the inner world. A newer variant of the two world problem would not be a problem.

Platonic judgment.

The difference between good and bad art is sensible: visual, audible, tactile. The difference between thought and unthought is invisible, unheard, untouchable: in a word, intelligible. Therefore you don’t have to be able to make art in order to judge it (though you must have taste), but you do have to know how to think […]