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“The truth of the matter is that elementary logical mistakes are quite rare in the history of philosophy; what appear to be errors in logic to minds disencumbered of questions that have been uncritically dismissed as ‘meaningless’ are usually caused by semblances, unavoidable for beings whose whole existence is determined by appearance.”

Hannah Arendt, The Life of the Mind

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