But I owe it to the subject to say, that it has long afforded me what philosophy is so often… (read more)
Certainly ordinary language has no claim to be the last word, if there is such a thing.
Going back into the history of a word, very often into Latin, we come back pretty commonly to pictures or… (read more)
In the one defence, briefly, we accept responsibility but deny that it was bad: in the other, we admit that… (read more)
Infelicity is an ill to which all acts are heir which have the general character of ritual or ceremonial, all… (read more)
Sentences are not as such either true or false.
There are more ways of outraging speech than contradiction merely.
Usually it is uses of words, not words in themselves, that are properly called vague.