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Single Idea 1812

[catalogued under 2. Reason / A. Nature of Reason / 9. Limits of Reason]

Full Idea

Eleventh mode: all topics of discussion are full of uncertainty and contradiction.


One of the 'modes of scepticism'

Gist of Idea

All discussion is full of uncertainty and contradiction (Mode 11)


report of Agrippa (fragments/reports [c.60]) by Diogenes Laertius - Lives of Eminent Philosophers 09.Py.10

Book Reference

Diogenes Laertius: 'Diogenes Laertius', ed/tr. Yonge,C.D. [Henry G. Bohn 1853], p.412