Love is nothing but Joy with the accompanying idea of an external cause (Ethics, part III, proposition 13, scholium).
Scientist alone is true poet.
We must start from the premise that-in all likelihood-we are already wrong. And not “wrong
Is numerical equality (forced by the use of specific physical units) the same as conceptual equality? Of course NOT!
I’m saying there is evil in the world,
True, the initial ideas are in general those of an individual, but the establishment of the reality and truth is in general the work of more than one person.
It is within science itself, and not in some prior philosophy, that reality is to be identified and described.
People who have cut their teeth on philosophical problems of rationality, knowledge, perception, free will and other minds are well placed to think better about problems of evidence, decision making, responsibility and ethics that life throws up.
The order and connection of ideas in the same as the order and connection of things
Explanation is where the mind rests.