Philosophy's questions - Dutch iziqna

I am in my 30's and I never got to have the career that I want. Never been married, never had kids and never was in love. All my friends have been married, had kids, in love and have a career. Does that mean if I end up dying by God's time, I am part of the people that never lived life and my friends are... show more

What is the function of knowledge?

7 answers · 10 hours ago

Is nothing impossible?

24 answers · 5 days ago
Best answer: There is nothing that I can demonstrate as impossible, if that is the question. The likelihood of the event can be extremely tiny and thus I would consider it impossible, and might even call it that, but what is "impossible" generally depends on what constraints you place on the event. Is it possible for... show more

Best answer: Ya, it just means they've lived a life of privilege and leisure - it may be true or not about any particular person, but that's what it means. Ironically, one of the most substantial and thorough works of history was done by a man over several decades and, as he put it, only possible because he had the... show more

Best answer: Germany was probably bluffing and not going to invade if they hadn't gotten the Sudetenland. The Czech fortifications put the French Maginot line to shame, they had something over thirty well-trained and very well equipped divisions in their army, and their tanks were better than the best of the German tanks,... show more

Best answer: The relationship between consciousness, perception, reality, and time

Best answer: No The iceburg was the truth that the Captain (the metaphorical atheist) chose to ignore until it was too late. He'd had warnings, He'd been advise to slow down....but he let pride and ego take him and 1500 people to destruction

Although imagination answers infinite questions but I need a real answer

Best answer: You are worse for being against free choice.

Best answer: Life is meaningless, and why you should seriously look for meaning beyond the world, like finding God and getting out of the illusion and reincarnation.

I'm reading some Aquinas and am having trouble figuring out who he dubs as the sovereign. He says "now to order anything to the common good, belongs either to the whole people, or to someone who is the viceregent of the whole people." but then Aquinas goes on to say "As stated above...a law is in... show more

Best answer: I would, but I have to say the transition years (1999-2000) were awful. People get very hysteric about these things, and there was a continuous hype "oh how modern and futuristic we are going to be". Bear in mind also that it was not only a change of century, but a change of millennium. Go figure.

External world?

13 answers · 1 week ago
How would u and the people around u be impacted if it turned out that u had no justification for your beliefs that the external world exists

Seems pretty correct to me and everyone I've asked either could argue against it or simply admitted to it being true.

I can't bring myself to care about what others think of me. I live my life by whatever seems only logical and right. I mean sure, every now and again I have to take what some people think about me into consideration. But at the end of the day, I don't let the opinions of others dictate the way I live my... show more